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Navigating Headwinds in the Global Supply Chain

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Electronics buyers, suppliers. and the customers they serve are facing turbulent times. We need to change along with them or face...
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:13:39 - #supplychain

Air Force Institute of Technology releases free "Blockchain for Supply Chain" Tools

Supply Chain Management Review Features - New, interactive tool will help supply chain professionals learn about potential uses of blockchain
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 21:08:47 - #supplychain

Blockchain impact on the logistics industry

Enterprise - VMblog - Blockchain is regarded as one of the revolutionary technologies that came into light with the advent of Bitcoin by Satoshi Nakomoto...
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 18:13:18 - #blockchain #supplychain

Unlocking the value in supply chain transformation with Capgemini

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - Unlocking the value in supply chain transformation with Capgemini

Capgemini's report into how organizations can and have...
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 23:13:20 - #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 7, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYGeneral Dynamics Electric Boat, Groton, Connecticut, is awarded a $346,500,311
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 23:13:19 - #supplychain

Using Intelligent Technology in Sourcing to Get Ahead of Rising U.S. Tariffs

Enterprise - SAP - Since the first list went into effect on July 6, 2018, tariffs on goods imported to the U.S. from China have been a significant source...
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 17:13:12 - #machinelearning #supplychain

Raj Subramaniam Named as FedEx Express President and CEO

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Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:37:43 - #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 6, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - AIR FORCE Northrop Grumman Amherst Systems, Buffalo, New York, has been awarded a $450,000,000
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:37:56 - #northropgrumman #supplychain

NextGen Supply Chain: 3PLs are getting into the innovation game

SupplyChain - SCMR Editorial - Once slow to adopt automation, 3PLs are now leading the way
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:37:55 - #supplychain

10 Big Supply Chain Shifts for 2019

SupplyChain - EBN Online - As the supply chain moves from being a cost savings to being a strategic differentiator, organizations will shift the way it does...
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:37:54 - #supplychain #outlook

Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Part IV

SupplyChain - Arena Solutions - Connecting Products and Projects Helps Streamline Regulatory
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:37:53 - #supplychain #iot

10 Global Supply Chain Predictions for 2019

Distribution - EPS News - The electronics supply chain, for the past year, has been marked by component shortages, lead-time extensions and tariff uncertainties....
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:13:43 - #supplychain #dell #robotics #ecommerce #ai #outlook

Global Online Marketplace Features New & Used Chip Equipment & Parts

Distribution - EPS News - In the highly competitive, fast-moving semiconductor manufacturing industry, strategic procurement is essential. When sourcing new...
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 13:13:36 - #supplychain

Supply Chain Remains the "Next Big Thing," as Four Out of Five Retailers Say It Positively Impacts Business

Globe Newswire - Technology - New independent research illustrates how "Retail Winners" are separating themselves through efficient supply chain management. The...
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 16:38:39 - #supplychain

Trump admin's proposed USPS package hike could push Amazon to bolster private shipping business

Tech - GeekWire - Amazon has a delivery program that lets entrepreneurs deliver packages with Prime-branded vans and uniforms.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 13:13:14 - #supplychain

RoHS 3 Begins, as does the RoHS Substance ID Methodology Definition

Distribution - TTI MarketEye - RoHS distinction overview, looking into EU Directives, and substance identification methodology. The stakeholder comment period...
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 02:13:42 - #tti #supplychain

Responsive Supply Chains: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

SupplyChain - EBN Online - The secret to an always-on supply chain involves several key technologies every retailer should consider, to achieve a level of...
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 13:39:27 - #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 4, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYAstro Mechanical Contractors Inc.,* El Cajon, California (N62473-19-D-2416); Heffler Contracting
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 13:39:25 - #supplychain

Contracts For Dec. 3, 2018

SupplyChain - U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY The Navy is awarding 1,870 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award contracts
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:13:20 - #supplychain Unveils New AI Account Management Solution

Business Wire -, the AI Sales Platform powered by Collective Intelligence, today announced a new Account Management solution to help businesses...
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 03:39:34 - #ai #supplychain

That Bloomberg Supply-Chain-Hack Story

Infosec - Schneier on Security - Back in October, Bloomberg reported that China has managed to install backdoors into server equipment that ended up in...
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 03:39:14 - #supplychain

Is It Possible to Digitize a Supply Chain?

Enterprise - SAP - For manufacturing-focused industries, supply is the most important thing to manage.
To illustrate the complexities of managing the supply...
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 00:13:08 - #supplychain

MRO Purchasing Survey Highlights Budgets, IIoT Issues

Distribution - Disti Blog - A White Paper report offers insight and analysis into the state of play for current and future MRO procurement globally. The survey,...
Sat, 01 Dec 2018 17:37:55 - #iot #rscomponents #supplychain

The E-commerce Effect: The Modern Supply Chain Disruptor

SupplyChain - Logistics Management - In this whitepaper, take a closer look at how this new e-commerce world is affecting different segments of the supply...
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 14:37:44 - #supplychain

Arrive Logistics Opens Third U.S. Office

Distribution - EPS News - Arrive Logistics, a technology-enabled transportation service provider who serves shipper and carrier partners to deliver first-class...
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 01:37:56 - #supplychain

Insiders Pose Supply Chain's Biggest Threat

SupplyChain - EBN Online - The recent report of Chinese hackers infiltrating tech giants Apple and Amazon brought to light the vulnerabilities on the production...
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 15:13:33 - #supplychain

Easyship, a Stripe for global e-commerce shipping, raises $4M

Tech - TechCrunch - Easyship, a Hong Kong-based startup that aims to make international shipping for e-commerce as easy as payments, has closed a $4...
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 15:13:25 - #magento #acquisition #supplychain

A Quick Guide to Make Picking & Packaging More Efficient

Distribution - Industrial Distribution - Warehouses are an integral part of most industries - but order fulfillment can take a lot longer than is strictly...
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 20:13:16 - #supplychain

How a New Technology Can Disrupt the Global Supply Chain

Think - Knowledge@Wharton - B_verify, a new blockchain-based system created by a team from Wharton, MIT and Boston College, brings greater transparency...
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 19:13:11 - #supplychain

Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Part III

SupplyChain - Arena Solutions - Meeting Product Requirements and Streamlining Engineering Changes Throughout this series, we have been exploring how manufacturers...
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 18:38:53 - #supplychain

Black Friday Promises Good Things for Electronics OEMs

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Electronics are a popular purchases on Black Friday--here's a look at some of the statistics behind the holiday.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 20:13:18 - #supplychain #outlook

BlueCargo optimizes stacks of containers for maximum efficiency

Tech - TechCrunch - Meet BlueCargo, a logistics startup focused on seaport terminals. The company was part of Y Combinator's latest batch and recently...
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 19:38:22 - #supplychain

Reducing Emissions & Costs in the Electronics Supply Chain

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Here are three steps electronics manufacturers and their transportation providers are using a range of strategies and data-driven...
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:40:03 - #supplychain

So You Want to Build a B2B Marketplace: 8 Business Scenarios & Case Examples (Part 2)

SupplyChain - Spend Matters
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:40:02 - #supplychain

USAF to use blockchain-based SIMBA Chain for its supply chain operations

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - The US Air Force (USAF) has announced it will begin using SIMBA Chain, the blockchain-based platform, in its supply chain...
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:40:01 - #supplychain

Adapt to the New Normal with Shipment Visibility

SupplyChain - Logistics Viewpoints - With the advent of electronic logging devices and supporting technology, shippers can take advantage of unprecedented...
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:40:00 - #supplychain

6 Content Marketing Trends for the Supply Chain in 2019

SupplyChain - EBN Online - Here are six content marketing trends for 2019 for the supply chain and logistics industries.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:39:59 - #supplychain #contentmarketing

Tecsys buys OrderDynamics for $13.4 million

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Supply chain software tie-up will help 3PLs and retailers meet omnichannel needs, Tecsys says.
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:39:58 - #supplychain

Kindred's robots help retailers handle fulfillment centers - and take on Amazon

Tech - TechCrunch - Since taking the reins as chief executive of Kindred at the beginning of the year, Jim Liefer has been focused on commercializing...
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 15:39:43 - #robotics #ai #supplychain

TTI Adds Online Resource for China Tariff Info

Distribution - EPS News - TTI, Inc. a leading specialty distributor of electronic components, has launched a new web microsite to update customers on the company's...
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 14:13:45 - #supplychain #sager #tti #mouser

Interest rates and fears of a mounting trade war send tech stocks lower

Tech - TechCrunch - Shares of technology companies were battered in today's trading as fears of an increasing trade war between the U.S. and China and...
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:13:15 - #supplychain

Uh oh, Apple has reportedly cut production on all new iPhones

Tech - Mashable - As the holidays approach, Apple's suppliers are not happy.
The company slashed production of all three of its new iPhone models -...
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 14:13:14 - #foxconn #supplychain

E2open Ranked as the Leader with the Highest Overall Score in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Multienterprise Supply Chain Business Networks Report

Business Wire - E2open, the one place in the cloud to run your supply chain, has been positioned by Gartner in the Leaders quadrant as the vendor with the highest...
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 21:13:41 - #supplychain #e2open

E2open's Supply Chain Workflows to Power Billions of Connected Mobile Devices

Business Wire - E2open, the one place in the cloud to run your supply chain, today released its quarterly technology updates bringing customers significant enhancements...
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 21:13:36 - #supplychain #e2open

With supply chain security grabbing headlines, NIST moves to set new guidance

Infosec - CSO Online - Cybersecurity in the supply chain is a dense, massively complicated topic that lies beyond the comprehension of all but a few dedicated...
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 20:38:39 - #supplychain #cybersecurity

DHS Task Force Moves Forward on Playbooks for Supply Chain Security

Infosec - Dark Reading - The public/private task force takes early steps toward securing the end-to-end supply chain.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 12:39:42 - #supplychain

Expect Accountability from Supply Chain Operators & Partners

SupplyChain - EBN Online - A recent wedding trip made me think about some one of the biggest complexities of moving products around the supply chain.
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 02:13:15 - #supplychain

Companies report double-digit growth in industrial IoT usage

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Industrial firms are getting more sophisticated in their use of IoT for asset management, customer services, IFS survey shows.
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:53:17 - #iot #supplychain

25 Graduate Supply Chain Programs That Lead the Pack

SupplyChain - EBN Online - More and more graduate programs are on hand for those who want to continue their supply chain education or gain new skills at a...
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:53:13 - #supplychain

Eliminate Barriers to Innovation - Part II

SupplyChain - Arena Solutions - In the first part of this series, we discussed the three largest challenges companies...
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:53:11 - #supplychain #iot #sonos #firewall