Who has the world’s best supply chain?
Gartner released its annual top 25 supply chain list this week, a report that recognizes and documents organizational best practices in the field of supply chain and logistics. According to Gartner, Continue reading
There are many factors that affect the logistics industry. The growing complexity and dynamic nature of supply chains requires progressively advanced Information Technology solutions. 3D printing, for example, promotes local and regional production and the next 20 years will see Continue reading
Large companies getting on board with 3D Printing
The impact of 3D Printing on manufacturing and supply chains as a whole is starting to take shape. The industry seems to be progressing from “gimmick” Continue reading
So what does automobile production have to do with a pearl necklace? A seemingly far-fetched question. At first glance, the two have nothing in common. Still you might find yourself at an automotive conference walking past a group talking shop about pearl chains. And the group is actually talking about the topic of automobile logistics. It is because ... read more >>
New blood delivery drone project backed by UPS
It comes as no surprise that the topic of drone deliveries made headlines again this week. This time, it is UPS leading the way in drone delivery advancements as the company made the ... read more >>
Unfortunately, I have never had the pleasure of stepping into the virtual commissioning world. However an increasing amount of reports concerning exactly this type of innovation in supply chain processes provides practitioners with a feeling Continue reading
Target targets suppliers
As part of a supply chain overhaul and major effort to become more competitive with other retail giants, Target is getting tough with its suppliers. Beginning on May 30, Target suppliers will face tighter delivery deadlines, and new fines for late deliveries are also planned. Furthermore, any supplier that de... read more >>
Watch out food delivery startups – Amazon is coming!
In an effort to gain some new market share in the food delivery space, Amazon announced it will be offering free food delivery to its Prime customers from over 115 restaurants located in San Francisco. The program is called Prime Now Restaurant Delivery and guara... read more >>
Some of you may have already noticed the banner on our blog homepage and the new events section on the site. If not, be sure to have a look before you go. We are cooperating with a few events Continue reading