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SAP Teams with project44 to Help Shippers Manage and Improve Data-Driven Global Supply Chains

Enterprise - SAP - SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced a partnership with project44(r), a global leader in advanced visibility for shippers and...
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 15:46:26 - #supplychain

DHL: Rethinking Packaging

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - The logistics giants, DHL, has released a new Trend Report that provides an in-depth insight into the future of packaging....
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 14:13:23 - #supplychain

Riding smoothly over bumpy terrain: Managing tariffs in the automotive supply chain

SupplyChain - The 21st Century Supply Chain - by Manda Schweitzer-Miller - The uncertainty around tariffs and trade wars have left many supply chain professionals...
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:36:29 - #supplychain #tariff

SAP links with project44 to improve visibility for shipping and delivery

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Combined platform will streamline transportation processes such as receiving and tracking, German software giant says.
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:36:28 - #supplychain

Professor to improve supply chain systems with smart algorithm

SupplyChain - SCMR Editorial - Companies are using customer data for operational decisions, but decision-making can go awry without appropriate analytical...
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:36:27 - #supplychain

UPS announces expansion of key international service offerings

SupplyChain - Logistics Management - Freight transportation and logistics bellwether UPS announced this week it has expanded its UPS Worldwide Express and...
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:36:26 - #supplychain

The Architecture Of A Cross-Border B2B Payment

Media - - For years, any attention given to solving B2B payments friction was typically focused on the payer. Yet, as innovators have chip...
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:36:11 - #supplychain

Cross-Border B2B Payments Growth Raises Fraud Risk: Survey

Media - - Fraud and data security are quickly climbing to the top of accounts payable (AP) professionals' list of concerns, according to new...
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:36:08 - #cybersecurity #supplychain

Deep Dive: Redesigning Corporate Payments For Next-Gen Clients And Employees

Media - - B2B payment practices have resisted significant modernizations for years, as many companies are reluctant to implement updates...
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:13:18 - #boomer #supplychain

Who Pays for Tariffs?

Newswise: BizNews - Who wins and who loses in the back and forth on tariffs? CFR's Shannon K. O'Neil breaks down the ongoing tariff battle between the United States...
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 01:13:42 - #tariff #supplychain

Fulfillment Tips for the Holidays - Boost Service & Cut Costs

Distribution - EPS News - Aimee Tierney, vice president of sales, Logistyx Technologies
If your fulfillment team ships all next-day deliveries via overnight...
Wed, 11 Dec 2019 00:38:43 - #wearables #supplychain

JDA Software: powering supply chainsĀ in transportation

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - Supply Chain Digital takes a closer look at the services JDA Software will provide Scania to power its supply chain strategy.

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 15:13:34 - #supplychain

Navis to Acquire Assets of Jade Logistics, Provider of Terminal Operating System for Mixed Cargo Terminals

Business Wire - Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency...
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 14:37:07 - #supplychain

Is the industry robot-ready? interview with Dr. Christian Wurll

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Warehouse robots are becoming cheaper and more collaborative all the time. But that doesn't mean they're all ready for 24/7 use,...
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 13:39:38 - #robotics #supplychain

DHL: transforming logistics with startup partnerships

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - Supply Chain Digital gets an insight into DHL's partnerships with startups to drive digitalisation and sustinability within...
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 13:39:36 - #supplychain

How Truckers Keep On Transacting

Media - - Trucking is a major American job sector, as 3.5 million professional truck drivers traverse a collective 400 billion miles...
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 13:14:14 - #ecommerce #supplychain

Manufacturers Expect Revenue & Profit Boost in 2020

Distribution - EPS News - U.S. manufacturers are surprisingly upbeat about their prospects in 2020, anticipating growth in revenue, profitability, imports and...
Tue, 10 Dec 2019 13:14:03 - #supplychain #tariff #outlook

Six trends shaping warehouses of the future

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - In 2010, many warehouses would still have been regarded as a neglected cost centre.

Now, moving into 2020, the warehouse...
Mon, 09 Dec 2019 12:35:44 - #supplychain

Amazon To Open Manhattan Office In 2021

Media - - Amazon has inked a deal to open its next headquarters in midtown Manhattan at Hudson Yards less than a year after withdrawing a...
Mon, 09 Dec 2019 12:13:16 - #ecommerce #supplychain

Ecommerce and OEMs: three ways manufacturers can compete with Amazon on service

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - Amazon continues to grow at an incredible rate.

The company could see shares climb nearly 50% in the coming year as the...
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 23:03:20 - #supplychain #ecommerce

The Price of Recycling Old Laptops: Toxic Fumes in Thailand's Lungs

Tech - NY Times Technology - The e-waste industry is booming in Southeast Asia, frightening residents worried for their health. Despite a ban on imports,...
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 23:03:17 - #supplychain

Master Data Management (MDM) Goes Open-Source

Think - Gartner Blog Network - Until now enterprise master data management (MDM) solutions have required a perpetual software license, or a subscription....
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 03:36:54 - #supplychain

New report: End-to-end planning is "first major step" in tariff and trade management

SupplyChain - The 21st Century Supply Chain - The days of preparing for new trade policies are over. For decades, companies were given advance...
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 03:13:17 - #supplychain #tariff

Precogs' CEO: 'If we can't help you, it won't cost you'

Media - Evertiq - The business model of Precogs, the company that has created a global marketplace that connects a buyers ERP with component distributors,...
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 01:36:19 - #supplychain

FourKites launches supply chain visibility course for shippers

SupplyChain - DC Velocity - Software firm links credits to CSCMP certification, will add courses for carriers and 3PLs in 2020.
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 21:13:54 - #supplychain #fourkites

Supply Chains Aid Compute Lifecycle Assurance Advancement

Distribution - EPS News - The globalization of technology design, development, manufacturing...
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 17:13:15 - #supplychain #retirement

Supply Chain Account Takeover: How Criminals Exploit Third-Party Access

Infosec - Threatpost - It's important for businesses of all sizes to not only view their suppliers' attack surface as their own but also extend some of...
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 21:36:25 - #supplychain

Trump says U.S.-China trade deal could be pushed off until after 2020 election

SupplyChain - Logistics Management - While the topic of tariffs and United States-China trade tension tends to generate some sort of response from supply chain...
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 21:36:20 - #supplychain #tariff

US Could Apply Tariffs On French Products

Media - - The U.S. is reportedly moving ahead with tariffs that could be as much as 100 percent on French products. U.S. President Donald...
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 17:38:29 - #tariff #supplychain

Finding The Right Fit For Cross-Border B2B Payments

Media - - The expansion of traditionally consumer-focused FinTechs widening their solution scope to include B2B payments tools exemplifies...
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 17:38:27 - #supplychain #blockchain

New Visa Alliances Help FinTechs Launch Payments Solutions

Media - - Visa is collaborating with four global finance firms to help FinTechs issue plastic and digital payments, the company announced...
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 17:38:25 - #ecommerce #microservices #smartphone #supplychain

Relocation not easy for components suppliers

Media - DIGITIMES - System integrators have been relocating their assembly lines out of China in the wake of the trade war between the world's two superpowers,...
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 17:38:20 - #tradewar #supplychain

China Repeats Demand for Rollback of U.S. Tariffs as Part of Trade Deal

Media - Time - Business - China expects the U.S. to roll back some tariffs on its exports as part of a trade deal, an official newspaper...
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 22:36:32 - #tariff #tradewar #supplychain

Bain & Company: driving change in the supply chain

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - Change. If you want to achieve long-term success in the supply chain space then you must welcome it. Change is the key...
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 16:13:23 - #supplychain

Turbulent times in 2019: the year of the supply chain

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - Businesses must use resource planning systems to find competitive advantage as we close out a year that epitomised the...
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 14:13:14 - #supplychain

U.S. Economic Growth 'Still On Track'

Media - - While the U.S. economy is going into the fourth quarter strong, there are concerns about weaker consumer spending this holiday season.
Wed, 04 Dec 2019 15:36:22 - #boeing #supplychain

Is procurement ready for the "Gig" workforce?

SupplyChain - Procurement Insights - Speaking as someone who entered the workforce in which cradle-to-grave employment was the norm, in today's world, job...
Wed, 04 Dec 2019 13:13:22 - #boomer #supplychain

Sanmina Achieves IATF 16949:2016 Certification for Automotive Manufacturing in Chennai

Media - ElectronicsB2B - The certification ensures that automotive manufacturers have a quality management system The facility at Chennai comes...
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 17:13:21 - #sanmina #tariff #supplychain

Amazon's bonkers warehouse and delivery empire, by the numbers

Life - Curbed - Putting the retailer's gigantic global operation into perspective This year's...
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 14:37:57 - #datacenter #drones #robotics #bezos #supplychain

Commerce Department proposes rules for implementing Trump's supply-chain security order

Infosec - CyberScoop - The Department of Commerce on Tuesday outlined how it might implement a White House order that gives the department broad leeway...
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 14:13:56 - #cybersecurity #supplychain

IBM: five trends set to shape the future supply chain

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - With the supply chain industry in the midst of significant technological change, IBM has outlined five trends that will...
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 14:13:41 - #ibm #supplychain #ai

Akerna Makes $18M Investment in Anti-Counterfeiting Technology Leader solo sciences

Globe Newswire - Technology - The Deal Strengthens Akerna's Ability to Deliver Global Supply Chain Transparency The Deal Strengthens Akerna's Ability to Deliver...
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 13:37:21 - #supplychain

U.S. Manufacturing Contracts as Steel Tariffs Loom Large

Distribution - EPS News - The U.S. manufacturing index contracted for the fourth straight month in November -- just as the Trump administration resurrected...
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 13:13:30 - #tariff #supplychain #outlook

Government Issues Final Rule on Anti-Counterfeit Measures

Distribution - EPS News - The Department of Defense, NASA and the General Services Administration are issuing a final rule amending the Federal Acquisition...
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 13:13:24 - #nasa #supplychain #acquisition

Shortages are over but buyers face other supply chain issues

Electronics Advocate - Tariffs, the trade war with China and dealing with excess inventories of components are some of the issues electronics buyers ...
Mon, 02 Dec 2019 16:36:39 - #supplychain #tradewar

Visible Supply Chain Management (Visible) Recognized as National Finalist in EY "Entrepreneur of the Year" Awards

Business Wire - Visible Supply Chain Management today announced its inclusion as a national finalist in the Ernst and Young (EY) Entrepreneur of the Year...
Mon, 02 Dec 2019 14:35:01 - #supplychain

Hyperledger Unveils Keynotes, Speaker Line-up for Hyperledger Global Forum 2020

SupplyChain - Hyperledger - Announces Keynote Sessions by Blockchain Revolution Author and World Economic Forum Blockchain Leader for March Event in Phoenix,...
Mon, 02 Dec 2019 13:13:23 - #accenture #blockchain #supplychain

Why 2020 will be Big for B2B in the Cloud

SupplyChain - Software AG - Long-neglected on-premises B2B integration is about to be given a new lease on life next year - in the cloud.
Mon, 02 Dec 2019 13:13:22 - #software-ag #supplychain

Four ways blockchain will transform supply chain

SupplyChain - Supply Chain Digital - Joseph Shamir, CEO ToolsGroup, discusses the benefits of blockchain technology in supply chain.

Blockchain and its future...
Mon, 02 Dec 2019 02:13:07 - #supplychain #blockchain

Digital change is a top priority for procurement directors

Web Marketing - Digital Commerce 360 - Supply chains that are becoming increasingly transparent and interconnected with customers, distributors, vendors and...
Mon, 02 Dec 2019 00:13:34 - #supplychain #iot #robotics #ecommerce