All Whitepaper Entries
Thursday, September 05, 2013
When it comes to world-class transportation and logistics management, companies must strive to deliver on two critical mandates: containing costs and sustaining service.
Posted on 09/05 at 11:59 AM
JDA Software •
Maybe less than you think. If it's been awhile since you last reviewed it, your FAK could be costing you extra.
The key is breaking down barriers across today’s segmented supply chains
Thursday, August 08, 2013
Businesses today have to get more out of their existing operation. Any changes made need to be right the first time and cost-effective. The pressures are greater still if extending the warehouse or building a new one.
Monday, August 05, 2013
Supply chain executives and operations managers have been debating strategies for managing and integrating disparate order taking and fulfillment processes.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
Increasing supply chain visibility is a critical strategy for reducing costs and improving operational performance. 63% of respondents in a recent AberdeenGroup study placed a high priority on improving visibility into their increasingly complex global supply chains.
Posted on 07/31 at 01:52 PM
Amber Road •
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
When it comes to global economic competitiveness, the United States is not as strong as it once was. To help mitigate this trend, U.S. Customs and Border Protection has made transforming customs procedures to better align with modern business practices a priority. The Centers of Excellence and Expertise (CEEs) are an integral part of those efforts.
Posted on 07/30 at 12:37 PM
Monday, July 29, 2013
China and the wider Asia-Pacific market present an incredible opportunity for businesses seeking to manufacture their products, source suppliers or even to begin tapping into the end markets and selling products to consumers. A strategic business shift into China should be taken with great care and consideration especially when it comes to supply chain, warehousing and distribution decisions.
Posted on 07/29 at 12:49 PM
Friday, July 26, 2013
We asked manufacturers from around the world, "What advice would you give your peers to optimize the lifespan and value of physical plant assets?"
Find out what they said.
Friday, July 19, 2013
The Internet, along with advances in e-commerce, mobile technology, social media and wireless networks, has revolutionized the art of buying and selling.
With Internet access on a smart phone, today's consumer can purchase anything, anywhere, anytime and it would then be delivered to him. This "anything, anytime, anywhere" mentality might be a boon to the consumer, but it has inevitably introduced layers of complexities to order fulfillment operations.