The Future of Supply Chain Visibility

As supply chain visibility continues to mature quickly, it becomes more indispensable to businesses. The rise of the consumer-centric supply chain with its emphasis on giving people endless choices has placed a lot of pressure on supply chains to switch from a focus on scalability to one that is responsive and agile. In addition, supply … Read moreThe Future of Supply Chain Visibility

How Predictive Analytics Helps Logistics Management Make Sound Decisions

Data has always played an important role in logistics, but the rise of big data has driven a strong and rather sudden need for a way to effectively filter, aggregate and validate it in order to glean meaningful insights. In particular, data analytics is now being used in logistics to drive informed decision making in … Read moreHow Predictive Analytics Helps Logistics Management Make Sound Decisions

Poll Finds Supply Chains Not Ready for Change

A concerning new survey has found that many firms have “significant room for improvement” in terms of supply chain management. According to the survey, which was carried out by Grant Thornton LLP on behalf of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), many manufacturers are neglecting to address the potential issues in their supply chain that … Read morePoll Finds Supply Chains Not Ready for Change

Giving Shipping Efficiency a Boost

When all of the various moving pieces come together just right, sound logistics practices enable customers to get the goods they want in the time and condition they expect. When things go wrong, however, it’s another story entirely. There are so many potential snags to hit along the way, from customs problems to missing products, … Read moreGiving Shipping Efficiency a Boost