Amazon’s Prime Air fleet will grow to about 200 planes — up from 42 now — in the next seven or eight years, creating an air cargo service that could rival United Parcel Service Inc., according to a study.
FedEx and Microsoft are teaming up to provide commercial shipping customers with early warnings of delays from weather, traffic and other mishaps, giving the courier and the software maker another weapon as each competes with Amazon.
Preparing your supply chain for sustainable business performance in the aftermath of COVID-19 requires awareness of multi-modal transportation trends affecting your ability to manage cost and customer service.
The closure of Meiwah, a local favorite in the Maryland suburb of Chevy Chase, set off a supply-chain reaction that stretched far beyond the neighborhood. Multiplied by thousands, it helps show how a pandemic has triggered the worst recession for almost a century.
COVID-19 is about to put the global trading system through its most dramatic stress-test since World War II, with supply lines for essential food and medical goods entering a critical phase as the pandemic peaks in the U.S. and Europe.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020 12:00 to Wednesday, August 19, 2020 12:00
ON DEMAND WEBINAR
Three Actions You Can Take Today to Prepare for Tomorrow
Disruption occurs with no warning. Your supply chain's business network must be prepared to react seamlessly to disruption with minimal impact to your business. Join St. Gobain and IBM to learn three key actions your organization can take today to prepare for tomorrow's business network challenges. Explore how cloud, AI and process automation provide business value with real-world use cases.
You will learn about:
Modernizing to the cloud
Digitizing and automating manual processes
Infusing analytics into your Network
Jeannine Calandra, Senior Sterling Offering Manager, IBM Corporation
Chase Shelby, EDI Admin, Saint-Gobain Abrasives North America
Bob Bowman, Editor-in-Chief, SupplyChainBrain