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Good Data Optimizes the Last Mile of Small Parcel Shipping

Good Data Optimizes the Last Mile of Small Parcel Shipping

The last mile is one of the most complex, costly, error-prone and least predictable links in the supply chain and can have a surprisingly significant impact on a company’s finances, operations and brand reputation. In this white paper, gain a deeper understanding of the last mile and how it can...[more]


Three Checklists to Build a Successful Supply Chain Analytics Foundation

Three Checklists to Build a Successful Supply Chain Analytics Foundation

Building robust supply chain analytics capabilities is more important than ever.  Supply chain analytics is the application of mathematics, statistics, predictive modeling and machine-learning techniques to find meaningful patterns in the vast mountains of data produced by enterprise systems...[more]


Ensuring ‘Service’ is in the Service Supply Chain

Ensuring ‘Service’ is in the Service Supply Chain

Companies in cybersecurity, telecommunications, data storage, networking and other technology-dependent businesses require so much more than warehousing and delivery. They require the special services that only a top-notch service supply chain partner has to offer. Please CLICK HERE to...[more]


Digital Demand Management: The New Normal

Digital Demand Management: The New Normal

Why is it still difficult to achieve effective supply chain collaboration? Despite all the efforts to develop collaborative supply chains, they have been elusive because many supply chains continue to be managed in a linear, disconnected way. The good news is that supply chain managers can now move...[more]


Surviving Shortage Season with Electronic Components

Surviving Shortage Season with Electronic Components

We’re in a major electronic component shortage. The electronics industry is currently experiencing the most extreme component scarcity in over a decade. Lead times on passive components have drastically increased as a result, with some suppliers quoting as far out as mid- next year. The shortage...[more]


To Aggregate or Not to Aggregate: It’s Not Really a Question

To Aggregate or Not to Aggregate: It’s Not Really a Question

As the pharmaceutical world inches closer and closer to the Drug Supply Chain Safety Act (DSCSA) final regulations for total serialization and visibility across the supply chain, the question of aggregation is often debated. Will it make a difference in your track and trace system? How can the...[more]


SAP – Network of Digital Twins

SAP – Network of Digital Twins

What is a Digital Twin? Virtual model of a product or asset, connected to the related physical instance via IoT that visually enhances data flow, communication, and collaboration across engineering, operations, supply chain, business networks, and service. Provides product, asset, and...[more]


SAP – IDC Infobrief – Understanding The Digital Supply Chain of ONE

SAP – IDC Infobrief – Understanding The Digital Supply Chain of ONE

Supply chains as we know them are being redefined and function on a digital innovation system that interconnects product, supply chain, manufacturing, customer, and service processes. Manufacturers are digitally transforming, and require a technology platform that enables this digital thread to be...[more]


SAP – IDC Research Paper – The Strategic Imperative of the Agile Supply Chain

SAP – IDC Research Paper – The Strategic Imperative of the Agile Supply Chain

The supply chain is increasingly at the core of efforts by companies to transform the way that they compete in a given market. The ability to bring a flexible and adaptable supply chain to current and future business opportunities and challenges will mean being more efficient and effective and more...[more]


Blockchain for Supply Chain: Ghost in the Machine or Breakthrough Technology?

Blockchain for Supply Chain: Ghost in the Machine or Breakthrough Technology?

There’s no denying that blockchain is one of 2018’s hot topics, but what is all the hype about? Amber Road’s white paper, Blockchain for Supply Chain: Ghost in the Machine or Breakthrough Technology? explores blockchain as a developing technology. Blockchain shows great promise for its application...[more]


Digitization Creates a Strong Value Chain: Creating the Global Supply Chain Control Tower – Beyond Simple Visibility

Digitization Creates a Strong Value Chain: Creating the Global Supply Chain Control Tower – Beyond Simple Visibility

End-to-end supply chain visibility is thought of as the "holy grail," but it’s not merely tracking a container; it begins with the product concept and extends to receipt of payment. This requires disrupting the traditional information silos of supply chain management in favor of...[more]


Controlling Shipping Costs via Multi-Modal Freight Rate Visibility

Controlling Shipping Costs via Multi-Modal Freight Rate Visibility

Today, 58% of shippers are concerned with the rising cost of transportation. This concern is fueled by an increasing demand in shorter consumer delivery times and an expanding network of inventory distribution points. Managing each stage of shipments is very complex for shippers, and most...[more]


What Are You Missing in Your Carrier Invoices?

What Are You Missing in Your Carrier Invoices?

Contractual audit is a pivotal component of a holistic approach to shipping spend reduction. Whether your discrepancies are in the form of rate inaccuracies, service level errors, or incorrect accessorial charges, chances are you are being billed incorrectly. Due to the nature of small parcel...[more]


The New Era of Supply Chain Begins Now

The New Era of Supply Chain Begins Now

Unleash the power of Watson Supply Chain to create a transparent, intelligent and predictive supply chain. Digital Business is changing business models - and how we conduct business. As much as 65% of the value of a company's products or services is derived from the suppliers. Learn how the supply...[more]


The AI Journey: Artificial Intelligence and the Supply Chain

The AI Journey: Artificial Intelligence and the Supply Chain

Artificial intelligence (AI), also known as cognitive technology, is increasingly being adopted by leading businesses – and one of the initial trending areas of application is in supply chain. Like other significant technological innovations of the past, such as the proliferation of Internet usage...[more]


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