APICS And APICS SCC Honor Students For Achievements In Supply Chain, Logistics And Operations Management
APICS, the premier professional association for supply chain and operations management, and APICS Supply Chain Council recently honored students from University of Udine, Italy and HEC Montreal for their exceptional work in the fields of supply chain, logistics and operations management.
Merit Solutions Announces Upcoming Release Of MAXLife Version 3.0 – A Preconfigured, Cloud-Based ERP Solution For Life Sciences
Merit Solutions, a global Life Sciences consulting, IT services, and mobile solutions provider, announces recently the upcoming release of MAXLife version 3.0, the industry’s leading solution for newly commercial and rapidly growing Life Sciences organizations.
Valeritas Wins A Cardinal Health Supply Chain Excellence Award For Second Consecutive Year
Valeritas Inc. announced recently that for the second year in a row it is a recipient of a Cardinal Health Supply Chain Excellence Award. The 2015 award was presented this afternoon at Cardinal's annual Business Partners Conference in Columbus, Ohio.
Xerox And Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Sign Memorandum Of Understanding To Work Together On Intelligent Transport System Projects
Xerox and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), both leaders in transportation solutions, recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore, globally, on a case-by-case basis, potential joint Intelligent Transport System (ITS) opportunities.
Precision Software Exhibiting At PARCEL Forum
Precision Software, a leading provider of transportation and global trade management software solutions, announced recently it will exhibit at the 13th annual PARCEL Forum, October 19-21 at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago.
Reveal Announces Expansion, Broadens Supply Chain Advisory Footprint
Supply chain industry leaders Reveal, Expert IG and Q Data proudly announce that the three independent companies are unifying to create one expanded brand under the Reveal name.
Target Set To Implement RFID Price Tags
Implementation should be complete by 2016 and is anticipated to improve inventory management.
Smart Print Engines Solve Problems: Key Considerations For Selecting The Right One
The print engine is the heart of any print-and-apply labeling system, and selecting the right one for your application can mean the difference between a successful installation and one that causes costly downtime because of mechanical failures or print quality issues.
What’s Happening With Mondelez International’s Supply Chain Makeover?
Since 2012, Mondelez International has been deep with a company-wide supply chain renovation aiming to boost productivity while expanding margins and creating cash to induce growth. Here is how it’s shaping up.
Track/Trace Solutions For the Logistics Supply Chain
Consumer satisfaction with the quality of your products is clearly important, but the service you provide before and after the sale is equally important to any business, but often overlooked as benefiting the bottom line. However, providing efficient tracking and tracing of shipped products enhances customer loyalty and your company image. Obviously, satisfied customers are a company’s greatest asset.
Report Finds Supply Chain Analytics Market Will Grow To $4.8 Billion By 2019
A report by Markets and Markets finds the supply chain analytics market will reach a net worth of approximately $4.8 billion by 2019.
13 Keys To Retail Vendor Compliance
Retail vendor compliance is a complicated, and at times controversial subject. Controversial obviously because consumer goods manufacturers are generally not happy about paying penalties for non-performance – even if well deserved – and there is no question that there have been examples of retailers running programs that appear abusive to some suppliers.
Identifying New DC Operations
Omni-channel consumer demand has pushed the connection between shoppers and goods deeper into the supply chain, creating fundamental shifts in DC operations.
Can You Meet Consumer Expectations At Any Cost?
There’s no prescriptive approach to establishing true, seamless, anychannel retail commerce, but experts agree on four imperatives to the equation.
Cloud-Based Hub Simplifies Fulfillment Process For Goedeker’s
Increased online sales volume pushed a Midwestern appliance retailer to find a way to connect its e-commerce platform to ERP software, streamlining the ordering process and decreasing shipping times.
Mobile 2014: Best Bets And Epic Fails In Retail Mobility
Mobile POS races to the bottom, customer service apps reign supreme, and BYOD begins to make perfect sense.
Fulfillment/Order Management Solutions
Take a look at some of the leading companies helping retailers with fulfillment and order management in today’s rapidly changing retail environment.
SUPPLY CHAIN RESEARCH SUPPLEMENT
Consumer expectations of a seamless omni-channel experience are reinventing the supply chain.
Communication between retailers and suppliers will look very different in the near future. In order to meet the increasing demands of the consumer, control costs, and enhance collaboration, retailers and suppliers must improve processes for sharing data and extract as much value as possible from that data. The Trading Partner Interface of the Future, as conceptualized by RVCF, will achieve these goals while strengthening relationships between retailers and suppliers. By exploring the key areas of retailer-supplier communication, this report provides insights into what such a solution would entail and the business benefits it would create. Stakeholders in technology companies should take note that it is our vision that unrestricted, synchronized data sharing is the direction of the future.
SUPPLIER OF THE WEEK
There’s no substitute for having the right information at your fingertips. Every time you have to “swivel” between business applications to gather information for making decisions, your work day gets slower and less productive.
Vendor Compliance And Supply Chain Visibility Consulting Services
Compliance Networks excels in uncovering the hidden value that lies within your supply chains. We apply a creative mix of technologies and services to facilitate flow in the retail supply chain.
Pitney Bowe's SendSuite™ Shipping Solutions SendSuite™ Shipping Solutions let you compare real-time information from different carriers, so you can make informed choices based on rates, delivery objectives, service levels and business rules. SendSuite technology will even alert customers via e-mail or the Internet that their package has been shipped. SendSuite technology is also the smart way to manage incoming shipments. It lets you track inbound packages from when they arrive at your facility to the time they are handed to the intended recipient. With the system’s information management capabilities, you can track shipping and mailing costs throughout the organization and even charge costs back to internal or external customers.
Everest E5000 Industrial Computer Information is the key to success in warehousing and manufacturing. Whether receiving inventory, filling orders, moving freight, or monitoring time and attendance, there is no better partner than the Everest from Glacier Computer.
When you need the muscle of an industrial printer, SATO’s M84Pro printer series is the one industry solution that customers around the world rely upon. Featuring its industrial full-metal construction the M84Pro has the strength to tackle the most demanding requirements on the shop floor, shipping dock, or any other harsh environment requiring dependable 24x7 operations.
RFID Solutions From Datex RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) is a flexible wireless technology that is convenient, easy to use, and well suited for automatic operation.
Wasp WPL305 Desktop Barcode Printer The Wasp WPL305 is a compact, powerful desktop barcode printer designed to meet your light- to medium-duty barcode printing requirements. Its durable construction, speed, and dual printing technologies make the WPL305 a leader in its class.