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U.S. Coast Guard Reports Record Year for Drug Seizures

U.S. Coast Guard Reports Record Year for Drug Seizures

In a ceremony in San Diego last week, the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Stratton offloaded an impressive 50,500 pounds of cocaine onto the pier. »


What to Expect From Nafta 2.0

What to Expect From Nafta 2.0

Can the North American Free Trade Agreement be saved? »


Nafta 2.0: Will the Trump Administration's 'Wish List' Be Granted?

Nafta 2.0: Will the Trump Administration's 'Wish List' Be Granted?

The North American Free Trade Agreement is back on the table. Will the patient survive? »


What's Going to Happen to Nafta?

What's Going to Happen to Nafta?

The Northern American Free Trade Agreement is 25 years old, but whether it lives to see another year is an open question. »


Brazilian Study Shows How Government Can Grow IoT

Brazil's federal government recently announced results from a national Internet of Things (IoT) plan that the country has been developing since December. »


Robots Help Siemens Sustain Productivity During Brazil's Prolonged Crisis

As part of its operating philosophy, Siemens, the German conglomerate operating in more than 200 countries and regions, applies a yearly target range of 3 to 5 percent of productivity growth to each of its subsidiaries, to go along with certain cost objectives. Not unexpectedly, Siemens Brazil has... »


Agile Sensing and Responding in Food and Beverage

Agile Sensing and Responding in Food and Beverage

Food and beverage manufacturing and distribution companies are facing a perfect storm of changing demand and expectations. At the same time, innovative products, producers, and distribution models are evolving to meet the challenge. As the mechanism that links supply and demand and brings the... »


Digital Transformation of the Chemical Industry

Digital Transformation of the Chemical Industry

In today’s highly regulated and competitive environment, successful chemicals companies must be able to quickly create and produce new products to meet consumer trends and changing customer requirements.  To achieve this, chemicals companies must look beyond traditional industrial conventions... »


The Value of Supply Chain Planning in Process Manufacturing

The Value of Supply Chain Planning in Process Manufacturing

As a process manufacturer you deal more with demand complexity than supply complexity. It's all about how well you can forecast and then deliver to demand. IDC predicts that "by 2020, 50% of mature supply chains will use cognitive computing/AI and advanced analytics for deployment-based... »


Using the Integrated Business Planning (IBP) Process to Enhance the Integration of all Functions and Decision Making

Using the Integrated Business Planning (IBP) Process to Enhance the Integration of all Functions and Decision Making

Integrated Business Planning brings harmony to the planning processes. By bringing into alignment Kimberly-Clark Corporation's (Brazil) long-term planning for growth with their day-to-day operational plans, they were able to develop a formal planning process which enhances company-wide... »


Integrated Product Portfolio and Project Management: The Art of New Product Demand Planning

Integrated Product Portfolio and Project Management: The Art of New Product Demand Planning

Are you are having trouble forecasting new products further than 12 months out? Is lack of information keeping you from having consensus in a 24-36 month rolling Demand Plan? If it is, then, read this white paper to find out how to achieve a clear perspective on the issues. Learn the critical... »


Mexican Exporters Fear Tough Times With Trump

From avocado orchards to border factories, Mexican exporters who have prospered under two decades of NAFTA face the prospect of an abrupt end to the boom if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump carries out his threats to ditch the free trade pact. »


Clean Ships to Jump the Queue at Panama Canal, Officials Say

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has unveiled a new recognition program for clean operators that will help them to get ahead of the pack for transit bookings. The ACP calls the new system "environmental premium ranking." »


Pitney Bowes Survey Finds Majority of Global Consumers Shop Cross Border

Pitney Bowes Survey Finds Majority of Global Consumers Shop Cross Border

More than two-thirds of consumers who have ever made a domestic online purchase have also made an online purchase from another country in the past year, according to an annual online shopping survey by Pitney Bowes, an e-commerce technology company. Singapore (89 percent), Australia (86 percent)... »


Miami International Announces Ocean-to-Air Shipment Program

Miami International Airport will soon receive perishable freight imports by sea and load it aboard international flights, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture - making it the first airport in Florida to handle ocean-to-air transshipment. The airport announced that the shipments should... »


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