Operations and IT professionals have never been inundated with quite so many big changes at once as they are in the modern day. Right now, they have to contend with four major shifts at once: big data processing, cloud computing, the Internet of Things and enterprise mobility. Perhaps the most mysterious and promising of these … Read moreHow Can Companies Boost Their Chances Of IoT Success?
Wal-Mart’s acquisition of Jet.com has upped the stakes significantly in the e-commerce world, particularly when it comes to the battle to dominate the highly lucrative US market. Smaller e-commerce businesses still stand a chance, but only if they focus on their logistics efficiency. Having a unique selling point and clever marketing will go a long … Read moreHow To Gain Efficiency In E-Commerce Logistics
Success in supply chains is often measured by cost reductions, but XPO Freight President Tony Brooks believes that inventory, time and working capital are far better ways to gauge supply chain success. Several shippers have voiced their agreement with this statement and expressed their frustration at the fact that transport savings is often fixated on … Read moreFinding The Right Recipe For Supply Chain Success
Logistics services are a crucial component of every supply chain involving physical goods, and getting everything just right can be a monumental task. Small businesses don’t have the budget firms like Alibaba – which spent $249 million on a recent logistics expansion – do, but that doesn’t mean they can’t make huge inroads. Here are … Read moreShip More Efficiently With These Four Logistics Tips For Small Businesses