Here’s How You Can Reduce Supply Chain Costs Today

Are you concerned your supply chain is too costly? Fortunately, there are some things you can focus on to keep it efficient while driving costs down.

Automation

Are your operations plagued by too many manual processes? Doing things by hand is sometimes necessary depending on the scope of the work, but it’s also useful to look at ways to automate your supply chain.

Here’s How You Can Reduce Supply Chain Costs Today

How Do I ‘Inside-Out’ my Manufacturing Organization?

My younger son likes to use ‘inside-out’ as a verb. For example, when his socks are inside-out, he’ll ask me, “Can you inside-out my socks?” It’s one of those phrases I’ve never wanted to correct because it makes me laugh and gets me thinking deeper about the untwisting of organizations to get them better aligned with ‘outside-in’ thinking.

How Do I ‘Inside-Out’ my Manufacturing Organization?
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Trends Driving Transportation Management System Adoption In Logistics

The market for transportation management systems (TMS) was $9,600.8 million in 2016, and is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 13.6 percent through 2025, according to Transparency Market Research. Discover how this technology solution is changing the supply chain and logistics industry.

Trends Driving Transportation Management System Adoption In Logistics
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Supply Chain Metrics That Matter: A Focus on Aerospace & Defense Companies 2017

Report Details: This report is based on analysis of financial balance sheet and income statement data within the Aerospace and Defense industry, for the period of 2004-2016. The data is collected from YCharts.
Objective: To use the financial balance sheet and income statement data to better understand the state of the Aerospace and Defense industry supply chains and to determine which companies’ supply chains did the best on the delivery of a portfolio of metrics over the last 13 years.

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Supply Chain Trivia from the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit 2017

Check out the trivia slideshow we shared at our recent Supply Chain Insights Global Summit. It is most fun to watch it in presentation mode!

These Supply Chain Security Threats Could Affect You

When the phrase "security threat" comes to mind, one of the last things you imagine being affected is the supply chain, unless, of course, you work directly with it on a consistent basis.

Supply chain security is a significant concern, especially considering there are many parties involved and just as many regulations. Also, security challenges run the gamut from cybersecurity to cargo theft. You need to be able to trust a range of individuals or organizations along the chain.

These Supply Chain Security Threats Could Affect You

Challenges and Solutions: Cyber Security and the Digital Supply Chain

When it comes to the modern supply chain managers have a relatively new risk to consider, cybersecurity. As major logistics providers from all around the world struggle with keeping their private data secure, businesses are investing time and resources to address this serious concern. From shutting down major ports to the risk of losing private client data, the time is now to address cybersecurity in the supply chain.

Challenges and Solutions: Cyber Security and the Digital Supply Chain

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