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How Companies Are Tackling the Challenge of Risk Management How Companies Are Tackling the Challenge of Risk Management
A conversation with corporate thought leaders about the growing awareness of the need for a vigorous supply-chain risk-management effort, and how they're working to achieve... »

The Making of a 'Personalized' Online Wine Merchant The Making of a 'Personalized' Online Wine Merchant
Club W, now known as Winc, was launched to provide online consumers with a curated source of fine wines on a subscription basis. But rapid growth was challenging the... »

Continental Tires of Paper; Embraces EDI to Link Up With Suppliers Continental Tires of Paper; Embraces EDI to Link Up With Suppliers
Ten years ago, Continental Tire realized that manual, paper-based communications with suppliers weren't getting the job done with efficiency and accuracy. So it turned to an... »

Videos
Schneider Electric's Journey of Supply-Chain Transformation Schneider Electric's Journey of Supply-Chain Transformation
Mourad Tamoud, senior vice president of global supply chain operations with Schneider Electric, talks about the company's efforts to align its operations with the changing... »

How Berry Plastics Integrated Its Planning Effort How Berry Plastics Integrated Its Planning Effort
Berry Plastics Corp. faced the challenge of integrating the planning function throughout multiple disciplines, customers and suppliers. Christine Barnhart, manager of supply... »

B2B Commerce on Cloud B2B Commerce on Cloud
See how you can bring the best of B2C to your B2B eCommerce site in less than 90 days. Please CLICK HERE to view the video.

Editors' Blog
Walmart Shrinks Delivery Window; Turns Up Pressure on Suppliers
The requirements for being a supplier of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. just keep getting tougher.

The Painful Lessons of the Hanjin Bankruptcy
Having weathered numerous downturns in the past, major container lines might have thought they were immune from the laws of supply and demand. Now they know better.

How Amazon's Prime Day Creates New Challenges for Traditional Retailers
First there was Black Friday. Then Cyber Monday. And now, Amazon.com's Prime Day. Why do retailers invite peak-demand headaches?

Webinars
The Next Big Opportunity? IoT for Your Digital Supply Chain The Next Big Opportunity? IoT for Your Digital Supply Chain
Date: Tuesday, October 25, 2016Time: 11:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to transform how organizations value their supply chains.... »

Woodgrain Millwork: Excellence in Logistics and Transportation Management Woodgrain Millwork: Excellence in Logistics and Transportation Management
Date: Tuesday, October 04, 2016Time: 02:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time Learn how Woodgrain Millwork utilizes SAP Transportation Management to make the best use of its... »

Achieving Balance Between Agile Response and Optimization Achieving Balance Between Agile Response and Optimization
ON-DEMAND WEBINAR In a world of ever increasing complexity and competition, an efficient and flexible supply chain is of crucial importance in maintaining your competitive... »

  News
MiX Telematics Debuts Tracking Tool for Moveable Assets
MiX Telematics, a provider of fleet and mobile asset-management applications delivered under a software-as-a-service model, has developed a product for tracking valuable... »

Truckstop.com Partners with MercuryGate, McLeod Software Truckstop.com Partners with MercuryGate, McLeod Software
LoadPay, the secure payment platform from Truckstop.com, has been integrated into the cloud-based transportation-management software of MercuryGate International Inc.

FreightorGator Offers 'Dynamic' Pricing to Customers
FreightorGator, an online exchange for less-than-truckload (LTL) freight, is now delivering "dynamic" pricing to its customers.

White Papers
Cloud Computing Set to Transform Supply Chain Planning Applications
Bill Harrison, president of Demand Solutions, explains how cloud computing can change the game for supply chain planning applications and why this potential has thus far been... »

Going Global - Are You Ready?
It's the best of times to take your business global. It's the worst of times to take your business global. With apologies to Charles Dickens, we are living in roilingly... »

Electronic Invoicing: European Union Directives Bring New Efficiencies and Cost Savings to Shipping
Despite the benefits of e-invoicing and looming regulation deadlines, many companies doing business in Europe still print and mail invoices, following old operating... »

Podcasts
The Coming Revolution in Robotics and A.I. The Coming Revolution in Robotics and A.I.
There's not an aspect of modern life that won't be affected by advances in robotics and artificial intelligence in the coming years. But the impact will be especially felt in... »

Do Presidents Have Any Control Over the Economy? Do Presidents Have Any Control Over the Economy?
The platforms of both major political parties are based on the belief that the actions of presidents have a direct impact on the U.S. and global economy. But is that really... »

How Pratt & Whitney Is Doubling Jet Engine Production in Five Years How Pratt & Whitney Is Doubling Jet Engine Production in Five Years
The aerospace giant Pratt & Whitney plans to double production of a new and innovative jet engine by 2020. Proper supply-chain management will play a huge role in the success... »

Supplier Case Studies
Leading Snack Manufacturer Achieves Integrated Business Planning With OMP Plus
Challenge: A leading international snack manufacturer was faced with varying business processes and multiple planning/scheduling systems resulting in slow customer response... »

Renewed Freight Payment and Audit Relationship Strengthens Supply Chain
Challenge: After working with a large manufacturer to manage their freight bill audit and payment, the client chose to move the business to a logistics provider to support... »

Coatings Leader Achieves End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility with OMP Plus
Challenge: A global leader in specialty coatings was going through a multi-system migration and decided to select a state-of-the-art global end-to-end planning and scheduling... »

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