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A Journey to the Cloud Enables the Push to a Digital Supply Chain

A Journey to the Cloud Enables the Push to a Digital Supply Chain

For some companies, going to the cloud means more than simply changing the address of their servers.[more]


How Robotics Process Automation Is Transforming Supply Chains

How Robotics Process Automation Is Transforming Supply Chains

The subject of robotics in production and distribution has been dominated by fear, hyperbole and misunderstanding. Critics of the technology would have us believe that robots are poised to take over the workplace, with little or no role for humans. So what are the real prospects for robotics in the...[more]


Why Supply Chain Has Taken So Long to Migrate to the Cloud

Why Supply Chain Has Taken So Long to Migrate to the Cloud

Supply-chain has gone to the cloud. The only question is: What took it so long?[more]


Sharks vs. Jets on the West Coast Waterfront?

Sharks vs. Jets on the West Coast Waterfront?

Here's a question for U.S. exporters who were grievously harmed by the West Coast longshore labor slowdown in late 2014 and early 2015: Would it make you feel any better to learn that you were the victims of "a street brawl"?[more]


A Vow After West Coast Port Disruption: Never Again

A Vow After West Coast Port Disruption: Never Again

Typically, when a protracted longshore labor dispute comes to an end, and operations on the docks return to normal, all parties vow to move forward and bury any residual acrimony. This time around, that might not be the case.[more]