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Posts tagged with "Supply chain"

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...

Technology to the Rescue In Times of Global Lockdown

Technology to the Rescue In Times of Global Lockdown

Apr. 26 | Amit Maheshwari, Softlink Global CEO As nearly a third of the global population is under lockdown due to COVID-19, can the logistics and freight industry manage to continue working? It has to, considering it is the lifeline of global supply chain connecting...

Business groups seek suspension of port charges to cut logistics costs

Business groups seek suspension of port charges to cut logistics costs

Apr. 24 | Image courtesy of khunaspix at FreeDigitalPhotos.net Business groups urged government to impose a moratorium on port fees to address supply chain challenges and sustain business operations during the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ). In a joint resolution...

e-retail logistics firms benefit as more people shop online but supply chains under stress—Ti report

e-retail logistics firms benefit as more people shop online but supply chains under stress—Ti report

Mar. 18 | Both retail digital platforms and the logistics and last-mile delivery companies that serve them are among the net beneficiaries of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new report from Transport Intelligence (Ti). e-retailers and the e-retailing logistics...

Clarion Call

Clarion Call

Feb. 29 | To be honest, I thought the COVID-19 crisis would start slowing down right about now, particularly when the number of daily new cases in China began to decline slightly. But, of course, there was no reason to let our guard down.   As I write this,...