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JDA Introduces Industry's First Supply Chain Management Platform

Business Wire - In its quest towards delivering an Autonomous Supply Chain(tm), JDA Software, Inc., today announced the next step towards this vision; opening...
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:41:56 - #supplychain

Electronics Supply Chain Roundtable: Is Inspection Data the Currency of the Smart Factory?

SupplyChain - EBN Online - To make smart factories a reality, OEMS need data that adds value, making inspection data critically important. It could be called...
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:13:54 - #supplychain

FedEx Corporation Announces Appointment of Raj Subramaniam as President and Chief Operating Officer

SupplyChain -
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:13:53 - #supplychain

Contracts For Feb. 14, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY GE Aviation Systems LLC, Vandalia, Ohio, is awarded a $68,177,707 long-term contract for repair
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:13:52 - #supplychain

Open Source Hardware Benefits Procurement Practices

SupplyChain - EBN Online - The advent of processor options based the RISC-V Instruction Set Architecture (ISA) may delight electronics engineers and designers,...
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:13:51 - #supplychain #oshw

Contracts For Feb. 13, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYBritish Aerospace Engineering Systems Technology Solutions & Services Inc., Rockville, Maryland
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:13:43 - #supplychain

Electronic Supply Chain APEX 2019 Roundtable: Create a Manufacturing Ecosystem

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Connected factories are one thing, but what about a connected manufacturing ecosystem? Surely more value can be delivered when many...
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 13:13:35 - #supplychain

Contracts For Feb. 12, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - AIR FORCETecolote Research Inc., El Segundo, California, has been awarded a $36,668,258
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 13:13:34 - #supplychain

The importance of a safe supply in a volatile marketplace

Media - Components in Electronics - The importance of a secure, warranted supply chain cannot be over stated, as the problems caused by inferior counterfeit...
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 15:13:43 - #supplychain

Contracts For Feb. 11, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYLockheed Martin Corp., Rotary and Mission Systems, Moorestown, New Jersey, is awarded a
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 13:13:15 - #supplychain

Ecommerce Retailer Reaps Big Rewards Following a Supply Chain Planning Implementation

SupplyChain - Logistics Viewpoints - I talked to a large ecommerce retailer. They got great benefits from implementing a supply chain planning solution. But...
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 13:13:14 - #supplychain #ecommerce #ai

How big is Amazon's global real estate footprint? New filing reveals tech giant's astounding presence

Tech - GeekWire - An Amazon warehouse in DuPont, Wash. (
Amazon's massive Seattle campus is on pace to exceed 13 million...
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 12:40:19 - #cloud #aws #datacenter #acquisition #supplychain

In a First, Amazon Declares It's in the Transportation and Logistics Business

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - In its annual SEC filing, Amazon added transportation and logistics to its list of competitive industries.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 12:13:23 - #supplychain

Experts Advise on Avoiding Counterfeit Components

SupplyChain - EBN Online - In a recent webinar, SiliconExpert Market Insights: Counterfeit Risk & Mitigation Thought Leader Panel Discussion, industry thought...
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:39:27 - #supplychain

Contracts For Feb. 8, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY Isometrics Inc.,* Reidsville, North Carolina, was awarded an $82,510,281 firm-fixed-price
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 20:13:14 - #supplychain

U.S. Postal Service reports $1.5 billion quarterly loss

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Agency blames high transportation and wage costs as consumers switch from letters to parcels.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 20:13:13 - #supplychain

Contracts For Feb. 7, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair, San Diego, California (N00024-16-D-4419); Huntington Ingalls
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 15:12:13 - #supplychain

Tariff increase will cost jobs, slow GDP growth, study says

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Industry leaders say potential March 1 tariff increase remains a top supply chain concern.
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 15:12:12 - #supplychain

SiliconExpert Webinar on Counterfeit Risk & Mitigation Now On Demand

Distribution - EPS News - The electronics industry has developed some of the most ground-breaking technologies in human history. Yet, the best minds in high-tech...
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 12:40:44 - #supplychain #siliconexpert #counterfeit

Contracts For Feb. 6, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Hudson, New Hampshire, is
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:41:15 - #supplychain

E2open expands container triangulation service in U.S.

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Avantida plans to build central hub for North American freight transport providers to interact with shipping lines Zim, Maersk.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:41:14 - #e2open #supplychain

Overcoming the State of the Logistics Supply Chain Crunch

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Lots of complexity and a huge driver shortage is making logistics in the electronics supply chain tricky. Technology, applied thoughtfully,...
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:41:13 - #supplychain

JDA Software: navigating the digital disruption of supply chain and procurement

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - The supply chain and procurement function is changing and companies all over the world are waking up to the realisation...
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:41:12 - #supplychain

Contracts For Feb. 5, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is awarded a
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 14:41:11 - #lockheedmartin #supplychain

Look out, UPS and FedEx? Amazon filing cites 'intense competition' in transportation and logistics

Tech - GeekWire - Reducing the cost of speedy delivery is important to Amazon's business.
Amazon continues to pour billions into its growing...
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 13:11:32 - #robotics #supplychain

How do you direct a drone to drop off your purchases? Amazon has a patent for that

Tech - GeekWire - An Amazon delivery drone prepares to descend toward its target during a test run in England, as seen in an aerial view.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 12:41:46 - #drones #bezos #supplychain

Buzzword-Compliance, Electronics and the Circular Economy

Distribution - TTI MarketEye - Both the European Union and the Canadian province of Ontario have recently promulgated Circular Economy regulations targeting,...
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 12:41:11 - #tti #supplychain

ISM: PMI Increases Slightly, Prices Indicate Supply Chain Constraints

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - Comments from the committee reflect continued expanding business strength supported by strong demand and output.
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 12:41:58 - #supplychain #outlook

Use Social Media to Enhance Supply Chain Transparency

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Customers want transparency of supply chain through social media.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 13:43:46 - #supplychain #outlook

Contracts For Feb. 4, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE COMMISSARY AGENCY Coast Produce Co., Los Angeles, California, is being awarded an
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 13:43:45 - #supplychain

Three Goals for Your Supply Chain in 2019

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - Just as supply chain organizations have begun to understand the intricacies of global trade, a new wave of economic...
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 13:13:53 - #supplychain

Super Bowl Ad Shows Budweiser's Beer is Made with the Planet in Mind

Justmeans - Clydesdales, Dalmatians, beer, and wind turbines: a perfect combo.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 12:41:40 - #supplychain

New ecommerce regulations in India foil Amazon and Walmart's plans

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - Inc. and Walmart Inc.'s grand plans for India were thrown into chaos on Friday after the country...
Sun, 03 Feb 2019 23:13:21 - #ecommerce #bezos #supplychain

UPS profits from investments into surging ecommerce demands

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - United Parcel Service Inc. is beginning to reap benefits from a three-year plan to increase spending on new...
Sun, 03 Feb 2019 23:13:18 - #ecommerce #supplychain

Contracts For Feb. 1, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY General Electric Aviation, Lynn, Massachusetts, was awarded a $517,375,800
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 23:13:25 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 31, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY Huntington Ingalls Industries - Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Virginia, is awarded
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 23:13:24 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 30, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYLockheed Martin Space, Sunnyvale, California, is awarded $559,622,074 for
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 23:13:23 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 29, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - AIR FORCEHoneywell International Aerospace, Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been awarded an $85,676,969
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 23:13:22 - #supplychain

Technology alone isn't the answer to your supply chain future

SupplyChain - The 21st Century Supply Chain - Do you get the feeling you're surrounded by conflict and uncertainty lately?
You're not alone...
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 23:13:21 - #jabil #supplychain #lockheedmartin #robotics #redsox #maker #machinelearning

David J. Bronczek Joins FedEx Corporation Board of Directors

SupplyChain -
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 23:13:20 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 28, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY Syracuse Research Corp., Syracuse, New York, was awarded a $108,209,591 cost-plus-fixed-fee
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 23:13:19 - #supplychain

To do: Prepare supply chain for natural disaster

SupplyChain - The 21st Century Supply Chain - "It will never happen to my supply chain," said the first planner.
"We'll sort it out when...
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 23:13:18 - #supplychain

Amazon shipping costs hit record $9B in latest quarter, total nearly $28B for 2018

Tech - GeekWire - Amazon's self-proclaimed record-breaking holiday season also came with record costs for shipping billions of items...
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 13:42:16 - #supplychain

Amazon reports record profits of $3B, crushes Wall Street expectations for holiday quarter

Tech - GeekWire - Amazon's "record-breaking" holiday season powered the tech giant to a strong corner, breaking a streak of two consecutive...
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 13:42:27 - #robotics #bezos #machinelearning #supplychain

Which Supply Chain Risks Will Increase in 2019?

SupplyChain - Logistics Viewpoints - Every year the World Economic Forum produces a Global Risks Report. The report includes a survey of around one thousand...
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:13:11 - #supplychain

PTC Announces Executive Retirement

Business Wire - PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that Andrew Miller, executive vice president and chief financial officer, plans to retire in Fiscal 2019. To...
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 02:14:12 - #retirement #supplychain

SAP Ariba Named a Leader in Contract Lifecycle Management by Independent Research Firm

Business Wire - SAP Ariba announced today that it has been ranked as a Leader in Contract Lifecycle Management by independent research firm Forrester Research,...
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 02:14:06 - #ariba #supplychain

Amazon's experimental, six-wheel delivery robot is taking to the streets

Think -
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 00:41:14 - #robotics #supplychain

Supply Chain Security to Become a Higher Priority in 2019

Enterprise - IT Business Edge - Blockchain will transform the supply chain in 2019.
Sun, 27 Jan 2019 22:39:45 - #supplychain #blockchain

Contracts For Jan. 25, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY The Boeing Co., Seattle, Washington, is awarded a $2,458,707,154 modification to a previously
Sun, 27 Jan 2019 01:38:58 - #boeing #supplychain