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February 2017

Friday Roundup

Check out this week’s roundup below:Breaking through borders – how implementing certain strategies can help SME’s overcome exporting challenges. Read here! In an attempt to compete with Amazon and Uber, FedEx is exploring robotic options including autonomous transportation. Is the risk worth it? IT failure’s biggest expense is usually the cost of the ensuing disruption, not only while suffering computer downtime, but also the hours spent in repair. Read why IT resilience in a warehouse will reduce the cost of ownership. Register [...]

Friday Roundup

Take a look at the top articles you want to read this week below:2016 was a dizzying year for supply chain stakeholders – and that will continue to be the case in 2017 as technology increasingly pushes the envelope. Make sure to check out these 4 trends that will shape the supply chain and logistics industry in 2017. The Straight Talk with Supply Chain Insights podcast discusses their thoughts on productivity, efficiency, and global supply chain effectiveness and the halt [...]

January 2017

Friday Roundup

Happy Friday! Don’t miss this weeks roundups below:Can e-commerce and sustainability co-exist? Check out this article about how successful companies can juggle sustainability and the e-commerce boom.3 Ways to Build Innovation Into Your Business – read here to find out how!Can you guess what region has experienced the most logistics growth is? Check out this report and find out!What articles are you guys reading this weekend? Comment below!

Friday Roundup

Happy Friday! Check out this week’s roundup of posts below:Check out these 7 tips to adapt to the biggest trends in warehouse managementReverse logistics improve the returns process, but is there still a long way to go? Check out this article to find out! Read here how transportations role in supply chain becomes increasingly important to drive down costs A Better Way: Leadership, Technology and Prosperity – How we can use tech innovation for the good of all people?Let us know what you’re [...]

Friday Roundup

Happy Friday! Check out this week’s top three articles below:How retailers can prevent phantom inventory from affecting their bottom line – read here!Three Things That Should be on every Supply Chain Managers’ 2017 Resolution ListCheck out how IoT could shape the future of the supply chain!Let us know what youre reading in the comments below!

Friday Roundup

Happy Friday! Make sure to check out this week’s roundup of articles and posts below: 1. Find out why artificial intelligence is becoming increasingly integrated in inventory management in this article. 2. The White House announced that at least 80% of trucking jobs are at risk of automation – what could this mean for the future of all supply chain jobs?3. How to make your business faster, smarter, and more adaptive in 2017. 4. 2017: The Year of the Supply ChainLet us know in the [...]

December 2016

Friday Roundup

Happy Friday! Make sure to catch up on your reading with the last roundup of 2016!Check out how going mobile can reduce costs and show potential for digital finance.Check out this article to read about Amazon’s latest delivery service! Find out how IoT can transform retail here. Walmart will begin testing blockchain technology for supply chain management, what can we expect?What are reading this weekend? Comment below!

Friday Roundup

Happy Friday! Make sure to take some time to check out this week’s roundup below: 1. Click here to read about the secrets behind Santa’s supply chain!2. Check out this video on how to design your first barcode template! 3.  Want to check out some of the best podcasts for logistics and warehouse management? Check out the top five here!4. Is Costco moving away from its bix box nature and towards e-commerce? Click here to find out! Let us know what [...]

Friday Roundup

  Check out this weeks round up below: 1. Amazon is using robot technology to address their high warehouse turnover, check it out here! 2. UPS’ CIO sees the future of supply chain as being completely autonomous  3. The 5-day air freight strike has reached an end and pilots are returning in time for the retail peak season.  4. Congress is stepping in to help address IoT security issues  What are you all catching up or reading this weekend? Let us know in the comments below!

November 2016

Friday Roundup

Check out this week’s round up of posts below:What does the future hold for big data applications at my company in the next 5 years?Read how advanced asset tracking systems can turn business around Hanjin: A timleline of actions and disruptions via SupplyChainDive Here’s why home-furnishings giant Ikea is going green with solar panels on their distribution centersLet us know what you’re reading in the comments below!

Friday Roundup

Happy Friday! Make sure to check out this week’s roundup of the latest articles below: 1. Location, location, location! Would IoT would be lost without location data? Read about it here!  2. Warehouse & Distribution Center Management: 5 Tips for Success3. Why are FedEx, UPS opening so many distribution centers? Click here to read why! 4. Could the U.S regions abandoned because globalization are experiencing a resurgence in jobs? Check out these supply chain strategies for a post-global world! Comment below with what you’re reading [...]