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Posts tagged with "Supply chain"

Confidence

Confidence

Oct. 11 | The night before the first leg of #SCC20 Live —this year’s reimagined edition of our flagship SCMAP Supply Chain Conference—I was invited, among others, to speak to MBA students of the University of the Philippines to discuss how the supply chain...

Keep ships moving, ports open, trade flowing: UN agencies to gov’ts

Keep ships moving, ports open, trade flowing: UN agencies to gov’ts

Sep. 21 | Eight United Nations (UN) organizations are calling on governments to facilitate trade and transport and restore supply chain connectivity amid the severe economic fallout from curtailing travel and closing borders. The UN bodies made the call as they...

5G to transform logistics operations 5 ways—report

5G to transform logistics operations 5 ways—report

Sep. 20 | The eventual widespread deployment and adoption of 5G technology will change the way companies operate and transform supply chain management and logistics operations, according to a new report from Transport Intelligence (Ti). 5G is fifth-generation wireless...

Communication Let Me Down

Communication Let Me Down

Aug. 31 | Arguably, more than any other, supply chain is about the movement of information. Yes, the goods are important, but it’s information that allows businesses to make decisions about what to produce more of when, what to deliver where, and to whom the...

Silver Bullet

Silver Bullet

Jul. 20 | I met with my doctor over the weekend. It was a long-delayed appointment; she had some tests for me to do in March, and you all know what happened in that month.   We got around to talking about all that happened in the past four months: of how hopeless...

Businesses, supply chains won’t transition to new normal immediately: DHL report

Businesses, supply chains won’t transition to new normal immediately: DHL report

Jul. 17 | Post-coronavirus, supply chains will never be the same again, and businesses will have to go through an interim stage to bridge the gap in the transition to new ways of operating, according to a new DHL paper. Amid great uncertainty, what is clear is...

COVID-19 to change warehouse market ‘for good’—report

COVID-19 to change warehouse market ‘for good’—report

Jul. 15 | The COVID-19 crisis is challenging many key warehousing trends, prompting companies to take a far more nuanced or multifaceted approach, especially when it comes to inventory stocking, according to a new report from Transport Intelligence (Ti). The paper...

Perfect Time

Perfect Time

Jun. 21 | It has become clear that we are all in this for the long run.   We may find, say, a vaccine that will definitively prevent the spread of COVID-19. Efforts continue apace, and already I’ve seen some reports speculating on who should be prioritized...

Supply chain webinars set this month

Supply chain webinars set this month

Jun. 13 | Image by Wynn Pointaux from Pixabay Navigating supply chain and cold chain industry trends for the new normal amidst the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic will be the main focus of two free webinars organized by supply chain solutions companies AEB, Honeywell,...

Navigating the New Normal

Navigating the New Normal

Apr. 26 | We’re now seven weeks into this quarantine period across Luzon (and, arguably, across the whole country). While we continue to fight the spread of COVID-19, the discussion has shifted towards what life will be once the enhanced community quarantine...