Mergers & Acquisitions
Weekly Marketplace: Labeling and Packaging
Take a look at the new and innovative products hitting the manufacturing industry this past week.
Jun 7th, 2019
Precision Railroading, Visibility Drives a New Era in Freight Logistics
May 30th, 2019
Technology Makes End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility and Predictive Analytics a Reality
May 20th, 2019
Are Supply Chain Executives Prepared for a Supply Chain Talent Crisis?
May 20th, 2019
Why Supply Chain Executives Need to Know More About Demand Sensing
May 16th, 2019
Plug and Play Opens Supply Chain and Logistics Startup Accelerator
Plug and Play will work collaboratively with participants from the region to identify key industry challenges in supply chain and logistics.
May 15th, 2019
Fast Steps to E-Commerce WMS Success
Supply chain leaders that wish to stay competitive need to understand the challenges of e-commerce and the steps necessary to guarantee e-commerce WMS success.
May 7th, 2019
How Blockchain Can Ease the Pain of Supply Chain Integration
A growing demand for high-quality product data—to support service, recalls, and corporate social responsibility efforts—is just one of many concerns for modern retail supply chain managers.
May 6th, 2019
How Emerging Technologies Can Transform the Supply Chain
As digital ecosystems consisting of market networks enable hybrid forms of cooperation and competition with shared data in the cloud, it is no longer an option to not be digital.
May 3rd, 2019
Inbound Freight Visibility: 10 Benefits and 8 Steps to Get More Visibility
Poor inbound freight visibility is associated with significant problems in supply chain management.
May 1st, 2019
Elemica Partners with Centrifuge to Enable Digital Finance via Blockchain Protocol
Elemica and Centrifuge are addressing the specific challenges and use cases of blockchain technology for the supply chain industry.
Apr 12th, 2019
How to Retain a Loyal Customer Base in a Changing Business Landscape
Three techniques to gain a competitive advantage this year through digital transformations.
Apr 4th, 2019
Why Supply Chain Transparency Results in Big Business Benefits
Emerging technologies make it easier than ever for companies to shed light on the origins of their products.
Apr 3rd, 2019
Three Types of Analytics That Can Be Used to Address Supply Chain Disruptions
What data steps should companies take first when they determine that it’s time to follow the example of the supply-chain winners
Mar 18th, 2019
ISSA Partners With Marquette University on Supply Chain Management Program
The online training course introduces the seven critical areas of supply chain management.
Mar 12th, 2019
AI Could Prompt Supply Chain Managers to Ask, “Alexa, Where’s My Job?”
The supply-chain workforce will need to become much more flexible and adaptable.
Feb 22nd, 2019
Three Goals for Your Supply Chain in 2019
Just as supply chain organizations have begun to understand the intricacies of global trade, a new wave of economic nationalism is turning everything on its head,
Feb 1st, 2019
In Safety Measure, Maersk Announces Random Inspections in U.S. Ports
The Danish transport company is responding to a spate of fires on carrier ships.
Jan 21st, 2019
Ryder Redefines the Smart Warehouse, Deploys Innovative Mix of Startup Technologies
Partnerships with innovators in robotics, drones, sensors, and wearables make the smart warehouse customizable, flexible, and scalable.
Jan 17th, 2019
Stahl Selects Tannin Corporation as Sole Distributor for Leather Chemicals
Tannin Corporation will provide support, sales management, customer service, invoicing, distribution, and technical support functions for Stahl’s tannery customers.
Jan 16th, 2019
Danes Ban Truck Trailers on Trains After Fatal Accident
Denmark has banned truck trailers on trains following a deadly accident last week in which a high-speed passenger train struck cargo that had fallen off a freight train coming from the opposite direction.
Jan 8th, 2019
2019 Supply Chain Predictions: Challenges and Opportunities
Technology has empowered supply chain practitioners to better understand the mechanics of logistics, across geographies and modes. Now more than ever, the promise of an automated, fully-digitized supply chain stands to deliver significant benefits.
Jan 2nd, 2019
Sting Uses Fake Amazon Boxes, GPS to Catch Would-Be Thieves
The cops in one New Jersey city are trying to catch the thieves with some trickery of their own.
Dec 13th, 2018
Using Analytics to Drive Sustainability in the Supply Chain
The rise of the analytics-driven supply chain has made implementing green practices that affect both the organization’s carbon footprint and their bottom line easier than ever.
Nov 28th, 2018
A Quick Guide to Make Picking & Packaging More Efficient
Warehouses are an integral part of most industries – but order fulfillment can take a lot longer than is strictly necessary if your picking and packaging processes aren’t as efficient as they could be.
Nov 28th, 2018
Company Expansion & Consolidation
Adding Value to Your Distribution Business
A fundamental principal of business operations is distinguishing your company from the competition. One way distributors can do this is by offering value-added services to their customers.
Nov 12th, 2018
No Charges on Missouri Work With Trucking Firm
A Missouri prosecutor on Thursday announced he won't press charges related to allegations of conflicts of interest between state agencies and a trucking technology company.
Sep 21st, 2018
Report: I-5 Corridor Best for Self-Driving Trucks
The most productive freeway corridor for self-driving trucks in the United States appears to be Interstate 5 through Washington and Oregon, according to a report released this week by the Kirkland-based INRIX data company.
Sep 21st, 2018
North Carolina Town Picked for Amazon Distribution Center
A North Carolina town will be the site of a new Amazon distribution center that officials say will lead to hundreds of millions in investment and the creation of more than a thousand jobs.
Aug 13th, 2018
Amazon Announces Plans For First Alabama Fulfillment Center
Last week Amazon announced plans for its first Alabama fulfillment center to be located in the town of Bessemer.
Jun 25th, 2018
Amazon Announces 4th Michigan Fulfillment Center In 2 Years
On Tuesday Amazon announced plans to open its fourth Michigan fulfillment center in Gaines Township, which will house 1,000 full-time employees across more than 850,000 square feet.
Jun 20th, 2018
Home Depot To Spend $1.2B On 170 Distribution Facilities By 2023
Home Depot is planning to significantly boost its distribution network so that it can offer same-day or next-day delivery to 90 percent of the U.S., with those plans including the build-out of dozens of distribution centers and smaller operation centers.
Jun 12th, 2018
Amazon Quickly Announces Oklahoma Expansion With Tulsa DC
Two weeks after announcing its first Oklahoma facility will be built in Oklahoma City, Amazon announced Friday that its second fulfilment center in the state will soon be built in Tulsa.
Jun 11th, 2018