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HighJump Honors Women Leaders in Supply Chain at Elevate 2018

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - HighJump, a global provider of supply chain solutions, today awarded five women with its first-annual Top Women...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:22 - #supplychain

E2open Affirms Proposal to Acquire Amber Road for $10.50 Per Share

Business Wire: Software - E2open, a leading cloud supply chain management software company, sent a letter on March 14, 2018 to the Board of Directors of Amber Road, Inc....
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 21:42:09 - #supplychain #e2open

E2open Pushes Forward On Hostile Acquisition Of Amber Road

TEXAS TECHPULSE - Austin-based supply chain management software developer E2open said this morning that it is still looking to acquire competitor Amber Road, in...
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 20:13:17 - #supplychain #e2open #acquisition

10 Factories that Set the Standard for Manufacturing

SupplyChain - EBN Online - These 10 fabulous factories trace the evolution of manufacturing plants where humans and machines work side by side to create something...
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:13:08 - #supplychain

Global consortium tests blockchain for international moves, finds huge savings

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Participants see big potential in eliminating data exchanges in favor of real-time viewing.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:42:04 - #blockchain #supplychain

Breaking counterfeit: Validating supply chains using blockchain

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - It's an unfortunate truth, but we've all inadvertently purchased a counterfeit product at one point ...
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 11:42:03 - #supplychain

Industry consortium successfully tests "revolutionary" Accenture blockchain solution

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - A consortium comprising a cross-section of leading companies has successfully tested a blockchain so...
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 15:13:06 - #supplychain #accenture #blockchain

Global Shipping Trends Optimize Supply Chain Logistics

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Logistics customers are expecting some of the same perks they get as consumers to be available when buying for business. Here's...
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 14:13:21 - #supplychain

Honeywell Sets IoT Sights on Digital Supply Chains

Enterprise - IT Business Edge - The rise of the IoT creates an opportunity for Honeywell to expand its expertise building operational systems into the realm...
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 13:41:14 - #iot #supplychain

Drone Deliveries: Are They Actually on the Horizon?

SupplyChain - Logistics Viewpoints - The United States has been lagging behind other parts of the world when it comes to the testing and adoption of drones...
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 13:41:13 - #drones #supplychain

How Digital Natives Are Changing B2B Purchasing

Think - - The cartoon of business-to-business (B2B) buyers depicts gray-haired executives and purchasing agents...
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 13:13:11 - #supplychain

Trumponomics & New Tariffs Impact Tech Sector Future

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Trumponomics will lead to near term stock market growth, but will quickly be followed by an inevitable crash.
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 13:13:27 - #supplychain

Just Like Being There: APEX 2018 & the STEM Workforce of the Future

SupplyChain - EBN Online - A big talent gap in both high tech and supply chain demand that we, as an industry, figure out ways to get students interested in...
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 11:40:35 - #supplychain

How Companies are Using Labor Clouds to Transform Their Workforce

SupplyChain - Spend Matters
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 11:40:33 - #supplychain

Why Luxury Brands Are Racing to Embrace E-commerce

Think - Knowledge@Wharton - As millennials and Generation Z become a larger part of their customer base, luxury fashion brands are actively building...
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 11:40:26 - #supplychain

5 Ways Enterprise Labeling Changes the Supply Chain

SupplyChain - EBN Online - It's critical to identify, understand and measure how labeling has a strategic impact on your supply chain and your company's business...
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 13:40:44 - #supplychain

The Weather Forecast - Supply Chain Risk Will Be High On the Agenda!

SupplyChain - Spend Matters - Categories: As I look outside on this bright, sunny morning, it is hard to believe that just a week ago I could hardly get out...
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:42:56 - #supplychain

Robotics at a tipping point

SupplyChain - Logistics Management - 3PL GEODIS is the latest example of how the materials handling industry is adopting robotics.
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:42:54 - #robotics #supplychain

Will Trump's America First Policies Put America Last?

SupplyChain - Sourcing Innovation - Trump wants to bring production back to America, and that's a noble effort and, for many companies, a smarter thing to...
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:42:53 - #supplychain

DHL and Accenture working on blockchain-based pharma supply chain project

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - DHL and Accenture have released initial findings on a jointly-developed working prototype which trac...
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:42:52 - #supplychain #accenture launches multi-million dollar Global Supply Chain Innovation Centre

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - is to launch a multi-million dollar Global Supply Chain Innovation Centre (GSIC) in a bid to ...
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:42:51 - #supplychain

3 Real Ways IIoT Disrupts Supply Chains

SupplyChain - EBN Online - The opportunity to capture more efficient operations, improved customer experience, or new revenue opportunities is pushing many...
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:42:50 - #supplychain #iot

Walmart's bot brigade is about to hit the 2,000-mile mark

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Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:42:43 - #supplychain

Delivery option: drone. Arrival estimate: sooner than you might think.

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Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:42:40 - #drones #supplychain

Blockchain Comes to the Freight Industry

SupplyChain - SupplyChainBrain - Transportation providers are jumping on the blockchain bandwagon in a big way.
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 11:13:21 - #blockchain #supplychain

10 Ways Digitization Will Drive the Electronics Supply Chain

EETimes - We sat down with IDC's Simon Ellis to talk about the biggest supply chain trends, and especially how they might affect electronics original equipment...
Sun, 11 Mar 2018 21:44:56 - #supplychain

Artificial Intelligence: The Path to Breakthrough Supply Chain Planning

SupplyChain - SCMR Editorial - In this session A.T. Kearney partner Michael Hu explains how Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) and Robotic Process Automation (RPA)...
Sun, 11 Mar 2018 19:14:04 - #supplychain #robotics #ai

Global Supply Chains Depend on People

SupplyChain - SCMR Editorial - Many alarmists are ringing the bell on President Trump's recent announcement on Trade Wars. Some speculate that it will severely...
Sun, 11 Mar 2018 19:14:02 - #supplychain

Innovating to Create Mobile Managers in the Warehouse

SupplyChain - EBN Online - The warehouse should embrace a digital mobile reality, but what is the right path forward?
Fri, 09 Mar 2018 14:13:20 - #supplychain

A Rainy-Day Guide to Predictive Analytics

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Let's take predicting the weather as an allegory for the evolution of analytics from descriptive to prescriptive analytics.
Fri, 09 Mar 2018 13:13:25 - #supplychain

Automate Retail using IoT

SupplyChain - Software AG - What if you could ensure your office never ran out of coffee? By using Internet of Things technologies on your assets,...
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 12:13:58 - #software-ag #iot #supplychain

Procurement Gets More Responsible with SAP Ariba

Business Wire: Aerospace News - What is the purpose of procurement? Not long ago, the answer might have been "to lower costs" or "drive process efficiencies." But times are...
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 15:42:10 - #ariba #supplychain

Race to Logistics Automation: Amazon Approaching the Finish Line

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Amazon's plans to compete with USPS and FedEx have finally been announced. What does this mean for the future of the logistics industry?
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 15:13:09 - #supplychain

Uber's self-driving trucks are now delivering cargo in Arizona

The Verge - Uber's big push to dominate the trucking industry took a leap forward today with the announcement that the ride-hailing giant is now operating...
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 14:41:58 - #robotics #supplychain

Why IT matters to business success and effective supply chain management

SupplyChain - The 21st Century Supply Chain - by Dr. Madhav DurbhaThe story of an IT executive
The coffee shop was buzzing. I was meeting my longtime friend...
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 13:13:32 - #supplychain #iot #blockchain #machinelearning

Five predictions about what procurement will look like in 2025

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - SAP Ariba has shared it vision about the state of global procurement we could see in 2025. ...
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 13:13:31 - #supplychain #ariba

SAP Ariba Makes Procurement a Snap for Mid-Market

Business Wire: Software - When it comes to taming the complexity of procurement, size doesn't matter. Mid-market companies face the same challenges in managing their spend...
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 15:39:25 - #ariba #supplychain

10 Bright Predictions for the New World Supply Chain

SupplyChain - EBN Online - We sat down with Ellis to talk about the biggest supply chain trends, and especially how they might affect electronics original...
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 14:13:33 - #supplychain

Purpose-Built Platforms Perform Better

SupplyChain - Arena Solutions - The last time we were looking for a new family car, my wife made it clear she wanted to avoid another "soccer mom" minivan....
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:13:54 - #supplychain

Data Security, Trust & Privacy Get MWC Nod

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Security, trust, and privacy concerns winning more MWC attention as IoT possibilities explode with the coming reality of 5G networks...
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 13:13:53 - #iot #gdpr #supplychain

The Growing Maturity of Blockchain for Supply Chain Management

SupplyChain - Logistics Viewpoints - Technical issues with blockchain for supply chain applications have been largely eliminated. The technology is being widely...
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 14:13:19 - #supplychain #blockchain

Digital Supply Chain: You Need to Change. But How?

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Digital technologies can be both disruptive and transformational. By building a clear strategy, organizations can capture the benefits...
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 14:13:18 - #supplychain

Turn Your Supply Chain into a Competitive Weapon - Don't buy into these four myths that limit the ability of leadership teams to turn their supply chain into a competitive weapon.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 13:13:54 - #supplychain

Companies failing to realise full benefit of supply chain digitalisation

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - The overwhelming majority of companies are failing to realise the full benefits of digitalisation te...
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 13:13:44 - #supplychain

Bristlecone Launches SAP Ariba Cloud Connection for Informatica Cloud Data Integration

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - New Connection Simplifies Data Integration and Improves Supply Chain Efficiencies
Bristlecone Inc., the premier supply chain consulting...
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 12:43:59 - #supplychain #ariba

NextGen Supply Chain: Blockchain Moves Forward in the Supply Chain

SupplyChain - SCMR Editorial - With a recent announcement, Carrefour is the second global retailer to embrace blockchain for supply chain management.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 12:13:44 - #supplychain #blockchain

Deutsche Telekom and SAP Expand Partnership to the Internet of Things for Real-Time Logistics

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and Deutsche Telekom are expanding their partnership to include Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for real-time logistics....
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 20:42:34 - #iot #supplychain

Blockchain Innovations Set to Disrupt Healthcare

PR Newswire: High Tech Security - Blockchain, the technology behind cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, boasts tremendous disruptive potential...
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 20:42:31 - #supplychain #blockchain

SAP Ariba Ranked as a Leader in Supplier Risk and Performance Management Platforms

Business Wire: Aerospace News - SAP Ariba today announced that it has been ranked as a leader in Supplier Risk and Performance Management Platforms by independent research firm...
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 20:42:21 - #ariba #supplychain

JDA Software, MIT Collaborate on Digital Supply Chain

Electronics Purchasing Strategies - JDA Software, Inc., today announced a multiyear collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) focused on joint research...
Sat, 03 Mar 2018 23:07:16 - #supplychain #iot #ai #machinelearning