Inventory Planning/ Optimization >> Videos
Drew McElroy, chief executive officer and co-founder of Transfix, explains how technology can help to alleviate the capacity crunch in trucking, and provide shippers with better visibility of goods in transit. [Run Time (Min.): 11:40]
Retail supply chains are evolving from a focus on big-box stores and giant warehouses to fulfillment strategies that meet the needs of e-commerce and last-mile delivery, says Matt Powers, executive vice president with Jones Lang LaSalle. [Run Time (Min.): 10:01]
Hank Saiia, principal solutions architect with ToolsGroup, tells how traditional retailers are fighting the "Amazon Effect" with a new approach to planning and replenishment. [Run Time (Min.): 11:19]
The biggest challenge of retailers today is the need to adapt to the realities of the omnichannel. Colby Beland, vice president of sales and marketing with CaseStack, relates how they are progressing toward that goal. [Run Time (Min.): 10:45]
Fab Brasca, group vice president of solutions strategy with JDA, discusses some of the major trends and technological innovations that are transforming the world of retail in the age of the omnichannel. [Run Time (Min.): 10:24]
Blaine Kelley, senior vice president of CBRE, details the changes in the warehouse landscape with the growth of e-commerce and the need to reach consumers with faster delivery services. [Run Time (Min.): 10:02]
E-commerce fulfillment is speeding up, driven by the demands of the online consumer. Adrian Kumar, vice president of solutions design with DHL Supply Chain, describes how retailers large and small are meeting the challenge. [Run Time (Min.): 9:39]
The U.K. retailer Argos reconfigured its fulfillment modal to allow for same-day delivery and store pickup for up to 95 percent of U.K. households. The five-year transformation effort drew on modeling technology from LLamasoft. A finalist in the Supply Chain Innovation Awards competition at CSCMP...
Guy Courtin, vice president of solutions and products with Infor, offers his view of how artificial intelligence is transforming global supply chains, and whether A.I. will eventually supplant the role of humans. [Run Time (Min.): 10:12]
Artificial intelligence is becoming an increasingly vital part of supply-chain management - even though many companies aren't ready for it. Adam Compain, founder and chief executive officer of ClearMetal, talks about what they must do to come up to speed with this innovative technology. [Run Time...
If you can't beat Amazon on pricing, then you have to rely on the one thing you have that the e-commerce behemoth doesn't have and can't control: your network of stores. [Run Time (Min.): 9:44]
Industry experts discuss cutting-edge applications of technology that will transform supply-chain execution in the years ahead, including artificial intelligence, virtual and augmented reality, robotics, drones and autonomous vehicles. A SupplyChainBrain “In the Know” presentation. [Run Time...
The nation's largest distributor of residential and commercial plumbing supplies needed to increase lead-time visibility, while "right-sizing" its inventory. David Burnett, manager of demand planning, tells out it was done. [Run Time (Min.): 8:19]
Old warehouse networks are static and constrained. They need to be transformed to provide speed, flexibility and addditional storage options, says Dave Galgon, director of network development. [Run Time (Min.): 9:53]
Guy Courtin, vice president of industry and solution strategy for retail and fashion with Infor, discusses some truly disruptive and futuristic technologies for the supply chain, including 3D printing and virtual reality. [Run Time (Min.): 11:44]