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AI-Enabled Demand Forecasting Streamlines Supply Chain
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The ability of ML algorithms to learn from past experience and data sets is benefitting the supply chain processes significantly. FREMONT, CA: Supply chain spans across complicated processes in procurement, manufacturing, and distribution with...

Supply Chain for AI, powered by AI
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FREMONT, CA: Supply chains have been an essential part of the physical goods world as companies invest a lot of capital on continuously optimizing and improving the supply chain. Five percent of transportation cost saving is a huge deal....

Emerging Big Data Opportunities in the Transportation Sector
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Large volumes of data are produced every day in the transportation industry; for instance, data collected using sensors in passenger counting, vehicle location systems, and ticketing and collection systems opens up new opportunities for the...

The New Tech Frontier for Utilities
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Greg Sarich, CIO, CLEAResult

In today’s day and age, we’re all immersed in a world bursting with technology. The phones in our pockets are essentially mini computers. The cars that we drive can park themselves. The refrigerators we have can tell us if we’re...

Digital Logistics in Action: A New Age in Supply Chain Management
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Andrea Ricciarelli, Senior Director, Center of Excellence, SAP

Since the beginning, logistics has always posed challenges for supply chain managers, from monitoring stock levels to efficient customer delivery. We are living in a world where industry boundaries are blurring as companies look to reimaging...

Entitling Logistic Enterprises with Big Data
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Big Data is a collection of a large volume of structured, semi-structured and unstructured data that can be used in machine learning projects and other advanced analytics. Such data is so large and complex that the traditional data management...

Visualizing the Future Digital Supply Chain
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Age of digitalization is in the zenith. Operations of all kinds are transforming to digitization. Supply chain is no untouched as organizations seem to stride towards embracing technologies that could automate the same and transform it in the...

Who Runs Retail? The Machines
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Michelle Grant, Head of Retailing, Euromonitor International

The arrival of Big Data and the ability to process it have led to improvements in machine learning, creating new use cases for this technology. As a result, machine learning, algorithms that execute tasks without preprogrammed rules, has become a...

Big Data and Cloud Technology Modifying Supply Chain Management
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Supply chain management has a major role to play when it comes to enhancing the return of investment. Big data and cloud are two such technologies which have made a huge impact on the supply chain. Here a few of the benefits of incorporating the...

Digital Supply Chain and the Importance of Data Evaluation
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In present-day Big Data scenario, the challenge is not finding metrics and KPIs to track. Data is abundant. With the Internet of Things (IoT), there are sensors everywhere that are sending data regularly. In industrial settings, it is even more...

Turning Constant Change into Business Opportunity: The Role of IT in the Modern Day Supply Chain
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Neil Hampshire, SVP & CIO, ModusLink

When Ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus now-famously noted that “change is the only constant in life,” he couldn’t have possibly known how much that statement would resonate thousands of years later. Some may argue that...

The Present and the Future State of the Digital Supply Chain
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A research survey to gauge the digital maturity of the supply chain across India, the Middle East and the Asia Pacific regions was conducted with more than 250 respondents, whose annual turnovers ranged from USD 2 billion to more than USD 15...

Blockchain-The Next Big Thing in Transportation
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Jason Seidl, Managing Director, Cowen Inc.

The impacts of technology have been seen across the supply chain, from the men and women who move the freight, to the boardrooms, and even to the investors themselves. The last few decades brought us significant technological and...

Decernis Acquires Food Fraud Database from USP
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Database informs industry decisions on food fraud vulnerability and adulteration to mitigate risk and support compliance with GFSI benchmarks and the Food Safety Modernization Act Washington: Decernis LLC (http://www.decernis.com), a leading...

"Big Data" in the 3PL World
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Joe Johnson, Vice President of Information Technology, Wagner Logistics

Customers have traditionally focused on visibility of their inventory and data when outsourcing their logistics needs to 3PL providers. Historically, metrics such as inventory accuracy, product handled per hour, and inventory turns were among the...

"Big Data" in the 3PL World
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Joe Johnson, Vice President of Information Technology, Wagner Logistics

Customers have traditionally focused on visibility of their inventory and data when outsourcing their logistics needs to 3PL providers. Historically, metrics such as inventory accuracy, product handled per hour, and inventory turns were among the...

Turning Constant Change into Business Opportunity: The Role of IT in the Modern Day Supply Chain
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Neil Hampshire, SVP & CIO, ModusLink [NASDAQ:MLNK]

When Ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus famously noted that “change is the only constant in life,” he couldn’t have possibly known how much that statement would resonate thousands of years later. Some may argue that...

The Importance of Innovation in Supply Chains
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Barbara (Hodel) Schwarzentraub, Director of Parts Distribution, Caterpillar [NYSE :CAT]

IoT’s Contribution To succeed in any market, the customers that supply chains serve must make more money or receive more value from the products and services that the supply chains are serving them. At Caterpillar, this means that our...

Supply Chain is in Throes of Transformation
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Richard Sherman, Senior Fellow, Supply Chain Centre of Excellence, TCS [NSE:TCS.NS]

1. How has your Supply Chain operating model changed during the last five years? Supply chain management has been undergoing a fundamental transformation from “chain” management to “network” management. With the...

Simplify Supply Chain with Technology
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Stuart Scott, EVP and CIO, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. [NASDAQ: JBHT]

  Internet of Things (IoT) for Logistics and Supply Chain Industry According to research and advisory firm Gartner, five billion devices are connected to the internet today. By the year 2020, that number is projected to grow to twenty...