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Enhanced Transparency and Security with Blockchain in Supply Chain
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In today’s digital era, the world’s leading companies leverage computerized enterprise resource planning (ERP) and supply chain management software. All the products are tracked on computerized systems from their origin to the...

Empowering Warehouse Management: Emerging Techniques
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The goal of the warehouse functions is to meet the needs and requirements of customers while making use of space, equipment, and work efficiency. Here, the merchandise must be available and ensured. In warehouse management, most of the customer...

Empowering Warehouse Management: Emerging Techniques
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The goal of the warehouse functions is to meet the needs and requirements of customers while making use of space, equipment, and work efficiency. Here, the merchandise must be available and ensured. In warehouse management, most of the customer...

Technology Is Leveraging Business Procedures
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Tycho Van Peteghem, Head of Technology and Procurement, Container Technics nv

The supply chain becomes increasingly transparent; manufacturers of goods are just one click away, new technologies like Internet of Things (IoT), 3D printing and blockchain are transforming the world at a rapid pace. The maritime industry, which...

Role of Innovative Technology Taking Center Stage in World-Class Manufacturing Companies
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Susan Kampe, CIO, VP, Information Technology, Cooper Standard

The starring role in any manufacturing company belongs to the products that are produced. However, the supporting cast, especially information technology (IT), is quickly coming out from behind the scenes and taking center stage to ensure...

Navigating a Smooth Journey to Supply Chain Cloud
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Jon Chorley, CSO and GVP of SCM Strategy and PLM Development, Oracle [NYSE: ORCL]

In the decades leading up to Y2K, decisions about supply chain web applications were relatively straightforward. There were only a couple of vendors, and the stack consisted of enterprise resource planning (ERP) and material requirements planning...

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...

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...

Smart Infrastructure for Supply Chain Management
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Daniel Cavallin, CIO, Celistics

The term “logistics” has its roots in the Roman military, but when we talk about “supply chain”, it is a relatively new term, dating back to the 1980s. It is essential to understand the concept first before innovating or...

Procurement and Supply Chains for the Digital World
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Baskar Radhakrishnan, Director, SAP Aribaat NTT DATA

There Many enterprises still rely on legacy systems to process transactions through outmoded technology and dated resources. While these models perform their basic functions, the era of digital connectivity and ubiquity allows for improved...

Freight Audit and Recovery: The Secret to a Smart Supply Chain
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Scott McDevitt, President & CEO, Translogistics

Does your shipping department regularly audit its freight bills? Research from Texas A&M suggests that more than 80 percent of shippers overpay for their freight. Without regular freight auditing, the volume of overpaid or fraudulent...

Don't Be a Taxi
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David Beckerman, SVP & CIO, The Pasha Group

Uber won, taxis lost—don’t be a taxi. The example of Uber ousting taxis is a warning for businesses to adapt to stay relevant. Enterprise IT is no exception. Enterprise IT is being disrupted and CIOs need to respond with a new...

5 Mobile Security Steps to Take Now to Protect Your Business
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Marco Nielsen, VP, Managed Services, Stratix Corporation

With cyber threats on the rise, the question isn’t really if you’ll get hacked—it’s how you’ll respond when it happens. The logistics sector is using mobile to drive new levels of productivity and efficiency...

Five Reasons Not to Move to the Cloud
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Neal Wright, CIO, On Lok

Today’s cloud providers and data centers continue to push technology to new heights. Without the demand to manage rows and rows of servers and the demand to host millions of Twitter or Instagram accounts, such amazing technology simply would...

Transportation Data Lives on Cloud Nine
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Blair Thomas, Director, Customer Care, Columbian Logistics Network

The transportation industry can often be seen as a stodgy place to make a living. In the regulated days of the 1970’s, there was little a carrier could do to differentiate itself besides hosting the nicest happy hours or spiffing the best...

WCS/WES Hybrid Solution
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Jerry List, Vice President, QC Software

Distributors are constantly challenged to streamline processes, accelerate productivity, increase efficiency and reduce costs. Warehouse Control System (WCS) bridge material handling equipment with ERP or Warehouse Management (WMS). Today many WCS...

Strategic Supply Chain Technology Assessment
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Kevin J. Hume, Partner - Supply Chain Technology, Tompkins International

The pace of change in the supply chain world and the supporting technologies is nothing short of breathtaking. The explosive growth of internet based commerce has completely transformed how consumers and businesses access goods and services sold...

Modern Software Development Methodologies
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Kevin Glynn, VP & CIO, DSC Logistics

Software is easier than ever to develop and maintain, so why be stuck with inflexible packaged software? We’ve been told that packaged software is better… that the robustness of a package is superior to what can be developed...

ERP or WMS: Why not Both?
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John Klare, President, FASCOR

Each scan of the bar code, click of the mouse, and push of the button generates information about picking efficiency, order status, shipping costs, replenishment, inventory levels, and so on. All of this presents a golden opportunity to leverage...

ERP or WMS: Why not Both?
Logisticstechoutlook >> cxoinsights

John Klare, President, FASCOR

Each scan of the bar code, click of the mouse, and push of the button generates information about picking efficiency, order status, shipping costs, replenishment, inventory levels, and so on. All of this presents a golden opportunity to leverage...

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