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Report tackles implications of warehouse automation for supply chain

Report tackles implications of warehouse automation for supply chain

Sep. 2 | Warehouse automation is the innovation that could most significantly affect the transport, logistics and supply chain industry, according to new research from Transport Intelligence (Ti). “Although there are so many innovations which promise to transform...

What’s In A Name?

What’s In A Name?

Aug. 17 | A few weeks back we attended an event by the Department of Trade and Industry, unveiling consultations towards the establishment of a new e-commerce roadmap. Many stakeholders were in attendance, from retailers, marketplaces, financial institutions and...

E-commerce conference explores customs, trade issues

E-commerce conference explores customs, trade issues

May. 23 | The physical aspects of cross-border e-commerce take center stage at the “Cross-Border E-Commerce: An International Trade and Customs Perspective” conference on July 26, 2019 at Solaire Resort and Casino in Parañaque City, Philippines. Organized...

What You Need to Consider Before Buying A Freight and Logistics Software

What You Need to Consider Before Buying A Freight and Logistics Software

Sep. 20 | Imagine an integrated platform that channels every process of your company into a tightly knit unit and optimizes resources in a systematic way to achieve its goals. That’s exactly what an ERP system designed specifically for the freight and logistics...

The Trade Compliance Profession

The Trade Compliance Profession

Aug. 12 | Except for a brief stint in government, I have been in the trade compliance profession for more than 15 years. In all those years, I get the same question over and over again—what do you do exactly; and when I attempt to explain, I find it very difficult...

Maersk-IBM blockchain platform attracts over 90 participant organizations

Maersk-IBM blockchain platform attracts over 90 participant organizations

Aug. 12 | A.P. Moller-Maersk and IBM have announced the creation of TradeLens, jointly developed by the two companies to apply blockchain to the world’s global supply chain. The result of a collaboration agreement between Maersk and IBM announced last January,...

Marshals

Marshals

Jul. 25 | Whenever I wrote about supply chain—whether it be for this column, for SCMAP’s magazine Supply Chain Philippines, or elsewhere—I lately tend to avoid referring to the “supply chain industry”. Call me a perfectionist, but I think the term implies...

Understanding the Surge

Understanding the Surge

Jul. 8 | One thing we ought to understand when thinking of surge periods across the supply chain is that, for the most part, these spikes are anticipated. Manufacturers, retailers and even logistics providers have a good idea, roughly six months to a year ahead...

Victory Group banks on strong logistics growth to power business

Victory Group banks on strong logistics growth to power business

Apr. 18 | Enrique Castillo, president and chief executive officer of Victory Group In the highly competitive field of Philippine logistics, newcomer supply chain solutions provider Victory Group of Companies believes there is more than enough room for new players. Enrique...

Making Sense of the Last Mile

Making Sense of the Last Mile

Mar. 19 | Early this week one of my colleagues at the SCMAP Secretariat bought a phone charging pad online. She had it delivered to our offices, cash on delivery, as is standard with most online retailers these days. The transaction between her and the courier...