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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... »

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... »

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... »

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... »

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... »

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... »

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... »

The Path to a Thinking Supply Chain The Path to a Thinking Supply Chain
The supply chain is experiencing a period of significant change. Changing business and customer requirements are putting new and greater pressures on the business, and... »

Industries/General
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... »

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... »

Roughly Right or Precisely Wrong? Insights on Decision Making Roughly Right or Precisely Wrong? Insights on Decision Making
How satisfied are you with the way decisions are made in your company? Are decisions made when they need to be made? Are those decisions executed, or do you find out later... »

A New Metric for Measuring Supply Chain Resiliency A New Metric for Measuring Supply Chain Resiliency
This paper introduces the R Score® supply chain resiliency metric; highlights its value to companies wishing to build a robust and resilient supply chain, explains the metric... »

EventWatch 2017 Annual Report EventWatch 2017 Annual Report
Resilinc’s annual analysis of natural and man-made event data shows that in 2017, factory fire/explosion was the most persistently disruptive event-type impacting supply... »

Biogen & Resilinc Case Study: Proactive Risk Mitigation in Hurricane Season Biogen & Resilinc Case Study: Proactive Risk Mitigation in Hurricane Season
In 2017, a series of natural events affected suppliers serving pharmaceutical company Biogen, threatening to delay manufacture of medicines essential for treating... »

Automating Fax, Email & EDI Orders In An ERP Environment Automating Fax, Email & EDI Orders In An ERP Environment
How to Bring Speed, Visibility and Accuracy to Every Phase of Order Processing

Medical OEM Saves Millions by Transforming Spare Parts Order Management Medical OEM Saves Millions by Transforming Spare Parts Order Management
Hospitals rely on Elekta’s equipment to treat people with cancer. If it goes down, treatment gets delayed. Elekta had a decentralized, fragmented spare parts order management... »

Logistics/Trans.
Ryder – Untangling the Complexities of efulfillment Ryder – Untangling the Complexities of efulfillment
As consumers gain greater connectivity to retailers by means of e-commerce, their already high demands become increasingly challenging for businesses to meet. Until recently,... »

Ryder and Conagra: LEAN Warehouses Simplify Complicated Distribution Ryder and Conagra: LEAN Warehouses Simplify Complicated Distribution
Effectively addressing the issues of wide-ranging and complex distribution for companies that operate 24/7 in multiple locations throughout the U.S. takes a holistic and... »

Overcoming the Amazon Effect and the Cost of Free Shipping Overcoming the Amazon Effect and the Cost of Free Shipping
Driven by eCommerce, the shipping landscape is changing. Whether you are competing directly with Amazon in the eCommerce space, are a retailer, manufacturer or any company... »

How to Prevent Logistics Damage to Electronics How to Prevent Logistics Damage to Electronics
Consumer electronics are designed for the rigors of daily use, but they can still be damaged in transit by things like impacts, persistent vibrations, tilts, temperature... »

Assessing the Total Cost of Supply Chain Damage Assessing the Total Cost of Supply Chain Damage
Reducing damage isn’t just a logistics problem. The effects of damage ripple throughout the organization, creating additional work for claims and repairs, and affecting the... »

Logistics Network Analysis Logistics Network Analysis
Logistics network monitoring is an important step in understanding what actually occurs throughout your supply chain. Analyzing the data can lead to insights that reduce... »

The Value in Partnering with an Integrated Supply Chain Solutions Provider The Value in Partnering with an Integrated Supply Chain Solutions Provider
As the pace of change accelerates in today's world, the demands placed on supply chains are increasing dramatically. By partnering with an integrated supply chain solutions... »

Is It Time to Think About Logistics Outsourcing? Is It Time to Think About Logistics Outsourcing?
The demands placed on today’s supply chains are becoming more complex and more challenging. Partnering with an integrated supply chain solutions provider to outsource... »