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Walmart unveils its high-tech consolidation centre to optimise supply chain process

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - The world's largest retailer, and a world leader in sustainability, has announced a new 340,000-square-foot consolidation...
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:13:53 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 15, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMYBAE Systems Land & Armaments LP, York, Pennsylvania, was awarded a $474,084,062
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:13:52 - #supplychain

Report: FedEx rolls out last-mile pilot program

SupplyChain - Logistics Management - FedEx Freight, the less-than-truckload subsidiary of Memphis-based transportation and logistics titan FedEx, is taking...
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:13:51 - #supplychain

Bringg, a delivery logistics platform used by Walmart, McD's and more, raises $25M

Tech - TechCrunch - To compete in a world of on-demand everything right to your door led by the likes of Amazon and Uber, traditional physical retailers...
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:13:30 - #salesforce #supplychain

TrueCommerce Recognized as a Leader in IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Multi-Enterprise Supply Chain Commerce Network

Globe Newswire - Technology - "The vendor offers a true partnership for their customers and has become an extension of their internal staff and resources to...
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:43:03 - #supplychain

Digital Marketing for the Supply Chain & Logistics Industries

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Digital marketing will establish your company as an industry thought leader with B2B buyers.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 14:13:18 - #supplychain

20 Things to Know About Artificial Intelligence for Supply Chain Management

SupplyChain - Logistics Viewpoints - Artificial intelligence is a hot technology. But is is a complex subject. This article seeks to explain the concepts,...
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 14:13:10 - #supplychain #ai

HighJump Digitally Transforms Retail with Supply Chain of the Future at NRF 2019

PR Newswire - HighJump, a global provider of supply chain solutions, today unveils how it will lead the digital transformation...
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 21:40:30 - #supplychain

E2open Named as a Leader in IDC MarketScape Report on Worldwide Multi-Enterprise Supply Chain Commerce Networks

Business Wire - E2open, the one place in the cloud to run your supply chain, has been named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Multi-Enterprise Supply...
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 19:13:25 - #supplychain #e2open

Contracts For Jan. 11, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYMicrosoft Corp., Redmond, Washington, is awarded an estimated $1,760,000,000 value single-award,
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 21:39:32 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 10, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMYNorthrop Grumman Systems Corp., Linthicum Heights, Maryland, was awarded an $86,200,000 hybrid
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 14:40:39 - #supplychain

Total Visibility: The Missing Link in the Supply Chain

SupplyChain - EBN Online - The main challenge in the supply chain is knowing what to do with that data sensors provide, and how to make actionable sense of...
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 20:42:03 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 9, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCYW & G Machine Company Inc.,* Hamden, Connecticut, has been awarded a maximum
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 20:42:02 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 8, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCYMcRae Industries Inc.,* Mt. Gilead, North Carolina, has been awarded a
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 20:14:08 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 7, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYGeneral Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co., (NASSCO)-Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, is
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 20:14:07 - #supplychain

SAP Launches Customer Initiative Focused on the Intelligent Supply Chain for Assets

Enterprise - SAP - WALLDORF - SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the intelligent supply chain for assets customer initiative, which brings together SAP and...
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 19:13:12 - #supplychain #iot

After-Sales Service White Paper Available

Distribution - EPS News - To help manufacturers navigate one of the most transformative times in history, SyncronTM, a provider of cloud-based after-sales service...
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 13:13:44 - #accenture #supplychain

Electronics lull to stymie supply chain

Taipei Times -
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 14:13:27 - #supplychain

December 2018 Manufacturing ISM Report On Business

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Sun, 06 Jan 2019 14:38:23 - #supplychain

For Ghana e-waste recyclers, a safer option amid toxic fumes

ABC - Technology - For Ghana e-waste recyclers, a safer option for stripping cables amid toxic fumes
Sun, 06 Jan 2019 13:40:19 - #supplychain

Why some digital supply chain projects succeed-and others don't

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - Lots of companies say they are making building and sustaining a digital supply chain a priority. Many companies also have...
Sun, 06 Jan 2019 13:40:01 - #supplychain #iot #ai

Contracts For Jan. 4, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMYAvon Protection Systems, Cadillac, Michigan, was awarded a $92,670,255 firm-fixed-price contract
Sun, 06 Jan 2019 02:39:28 - #supplychain

Ohio UPS Facility Fined for Blocking Exits

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - OSHA has cited United Parcel Service (UPS) for repeatedly putting workers at risk by obstructing exit routes at...
Sun, 06 Jan 2019 01:13:41 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 3, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE INTELLIGENCE AGENCYFulcrum IT Services LLC, Centreville, Virginia, has been awarded a
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 14:13:32 - #supplychain

December Numbers Show U.S. Factories Expanded at Slowest Pace in More Than 2 Years

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - The Institute for Supply Management said that its manufacturing index dropped to 54.1 in December, down from 59.3...
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 12:40:37 - #supplychain #outlook

2019 Supply Chain Predictions: Challenges and Opportunities

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - Technology has empowered supply chain practitioners to better understand the mechanics of logistics, across...
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 12:40:34 - #supplychain #outlook

Facing the Ticking Time Bomb of Corporate Debt

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Supply chain finance (SCF) is a valuable tool that can help suppliers and buyers protect themselves from volatile economic conditions
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 13:41:27 - #supplychain

Contracts For Jan. 2, 2019

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYRisk Mitigation Consulting Inc.,* Destin, Florida, is awarded a maximum amount $95,000,000
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 13:41:26 - #supplychain

Customer Centricity: The Mantra of Successful Supply Chains

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Leading supply chains are reimagining their business processes to be centered around the customer.
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 13:41:24 - #supplychain

Supply Chain Comment on Lets Get Ready to Rumble

Supply Chain Digest - Manufacturers and Wholesale Distributors now Actively Compete for the end Consumer Through Their own Websites
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 13:39:14 - #supplychain

Consumers' Demand for 'Now' Will Impact Service Supply Chain in 2019

SupplyChain - EBN Online - The immediacy demanded in the consumer world is making its way into the service supply chain.
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 12:40:06 - #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 31, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMYGreat Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. LLC, Oak Brook, Illinois, was awarded a $92,551,470
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 23:47:56 - #supplychain

Lockheed Martin Wins $712 Million U.S. Defense Contract: Pentagon

U.S. News - Lockheed Martin Corp has been awarded a $712 million U.S. defense contract for the development of advanced hardware...
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 22:14:13 - #lockheedmartin #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 28, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYRaytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, is awarded a not-to-exceed $434,389,104 for
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 22:13:53 - #supplychain

Trade, tariffs top list of supply chain issues in 2019

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Industry keeps an eye on trade following signing of USMCA, 90-day tariff pause.
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 22:13:52 - #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 27, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYLockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is awarded
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 22:13:51 - #lockheedmartin #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 26, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYOceaneering International Inc., Chesapeake, Virginia (N64498-19-D-0001); Huntington Ingalls
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 20:42:11 - #supplychain

10 Transportation & Supply Chain Predictions for 2019

SupplyChain - EBN Online - In 2019, shippers will have opportunities to turn to technologies and digital transformation to improve their operations, efficiencies,...
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 20:13:21 - #supplychain #outlook

The Digital Payments Market is Set to Grow as Integration of New Tech Continues

PR Newswire - According to research published by Market Reports Center, the global market for blockchain was valued at USD 708 Million in 2017 is projected...
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 19:13:17 - #microsoft #ibm #blockchain #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 21, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMYLockheed Martin Corp., Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded a $3,378,834,083 fixed-price-incentive
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 23:13:11 - #supplychain

Amazon Air expands with 10 more cargo aircraft, bringing fleet to 50 planes

Tech - TechCrunch - Days after FedEx CEO Frederick Smith dismissed the Amazon threat to its business during the company's earnings call, Amazon announced...
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 18:40:56 - #boeing #supplychain

Effective Supply Chain's Run on Data and Analytics Innovation

Think - Gartner Blog Network - If you ever wondered to what degree supply chains are built on trusted, value-driven data and analytics, you need to look...
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 02:42:21 - #supplychain

FedEx adds 'Extra Hours' pick up option for retailers

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - FedEx Corp. has rolled out a new pick up option for online retailers called Extra Hours.
Retailers who use the Extra Hours...
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 02:42:04 - #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 20, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - U.S. SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND Boeing Sikorsky Aircraft Support LLC, Fort Campbell, Kentucky, was
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:13:27 - #boeing #sikorsky #supplychain

Delivery Robots Show Promise in Supply Chain Management and Logistics

SupplyChain - Logistics Viewpoints - With competition for more efficient and effective warehouse management and supply chain management solutions on the rise,...
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:13:25 - #supplychain #drones #robotics

Tis the Season for a 4.8% Increase in Holiday Sales

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Nation - The season of giving is upon us and retailers have more reasons to celebrate this year. Holiday Sales are expected to grow...
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:13:24 - #supplychain #outlook

Contracts For Dec. 19, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Marlborough, Massachusetts, is awarded a $114,065,820
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:13:23 - #raytheon #supplychain

FedEx fiscal second quarter earnings rise, but international concerns loom

SupplyChain - Logistics Management - Earnings per share, at $4.03, topped Wall Street expectations of $3.94, while revenue, at $17.8 billion, was up 9% annually,...
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 01:13:21 - #supplychain

Intel Connected Logistics Platform Helps Prevent Package Loss or Damage in Transit

Electronics - Intel - Intel announced today the Intel(r) Connected Logistics Platform (Intel(r) CLP), a cost-effective internet of things (IoT)...
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 00:41:14 - #supplychain #iot

FedEx execs not concerned about Amazon's growing shipping and delivery ambitions

Tech - GeekWire - FedEx doesn't see Amazon as a major threat, even as the tech giant plows major resources into expanding its shipping...
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 20:41:07 - #supplychain