Supply Chain Visibility: Illuminating the Path to Responsive, Agile Operations

By LM Staff · January 18, 2018 Supply chain visibility is not an end, but a tool. It is the means to achieving true supply chain effectiveness, agility and ultimately, corporate profitability. The purpose of this paper is to take a step back and look at what visibility really means in supply chain operations, what […]

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Making the Case For: An Automated Dimensioning Solution

By LM Staff · January 16, 2018 Rising warehousing costs are forcing shippers to find new ways to maximize valuable real estate. At the same time, dimensional weight (DIM) pricing is pressuring the same companies to reduce box sizes and the cost to ship their orders. Felt both on the shipping and receiving sides of […]

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2018 Rate Forecast

Date/TimeThursday, January 25, 2018 2:00PM ModeratorPatrick Burnson, Executive Editor, Logistics Management PanelistsDerik Andreoli, Ph.D.c., Senior Analyst, Mercator International LLC Charles Clowdis, Managing Director, Trans-Logistics Group, Inc. Philip Damas, Director, Drewry Supply Chain Advisors Jerry Hempstead, President, Hempstead Consulting Frank Harder, Principal, Tioga Group John Larkin, Managing Director, Stifel Nicolaus Register Today! The best global growth […]

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The Changing Landscape of Barcode Labeling

By LM Staff · December 7, 2017 Barcode labeling is central to a range of mission-critical operations including production, distribution, supply chain traceability, management, control and final delivery. Every organization has its own unique set of business processes that it’s labeling must accommodate which adds even more to existing supply chain complexities. Because of this, […]

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Logistics Showcase: Rising to the same-day delivery challenge

Date/TimeThursday, November 30, 2017 2:00PM ModeratorBob Trebilcock, Editorial Director, Supply Chain Management Review Panelists Robert Oliver, Solution Architect, Quintiq Register Today! Today’s delivery puzzles are very different than traditional DC to store or warehouse to DC puzzles. It’s not just the shorter timeframe for delivery; the basic requirements are significantly different and more complex as […]

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eBook: Evolution of Supply Chain Solutions: The Future of Global Trade Management

By LM Staff · November 15, 2017 Over the last two decades, supply chains have advanced in countless ways –prompting supply chain solutions to evolve and adapt to the digital age. Today, the latest global trade management solutions streamline and automate everything from inventory management to regulatory compliance and free trade agreement qualification. Amber Road’s […]

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Make Your Products Smarter in the Supply Chain with the IoT

Date/TimeThursday, November 16, 2017 2:00PM ModeratorMike Levans, Group Editorial Director, Peerless Media LLC. PanelistsBill Van Orsdel, Director of Business Development, North America, Thinfilm Electronics Inc. Register Today! How can you convert your products into communication platforms and cost reduction tools? By making them a part of the Internet of Things (IoT). Using temperature-sensing smart labels […]

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Third Party Risk: Too Close for Comfort

By LM Staff · November 13, 2017 Identifying, managing and monitoring third-party risk is complicated. You’ve got a handle on many of the potential supply chain “disrupters” that can paralyze your business. But the real risk is embedded in areas you may have overlooked. Many organizations leave themselves exposed by: Failing to take a continuous […]

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Supply Chain Visibility is Dead

By LM Staff · November 7, 2017 With the advent of the internet of things (IoT), digital supply chain solutions are now providing real-time IoT-based vs. latent EDI-based visibility.  Despite these advances, however, few people realize that supply chain visibility has become the shadow of a much greater value driver.   While it’s nice to […]

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Defining Your Metrics for Freight Audit & Payment (FAP) Success

Date/TimeThursday, November 9, 2017 2:00PM ModeratorMike Levans, Supply Chain Group Editorial Director, Peerless Media LLC. PanelistsDon Baptiste, CEO, TRAX Technologies Alan Chute, Senior Vice President, Solution Design, TRAX Technologies Register Today! Companies looking to engage FAP service providers are typically eager to improve their on-time payments—but what if that’s not the best way to measure […]

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