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1. The FedEx Matrix
(News)
Ever wonder how FedEx processes all those packages? I have, especially when I lived in Memphis close to their hub and listened to planes landing at their facility at all hours. Their amazing processes ...
Created on 16 July 2014
2. Supply Chain Intelligence: Using Your Visibility To Reduce Supply Chain Costs (Part 2)
(Management)
...  excess inventory.  It’s very important to track shipment transit times for key lanes and shipment modes. As with your supplier lead times, it’s wise to compute average, minimum and maximum transit time ...
Created on 25 June 2014
3. Big Uses for Big Data
(Technology)
...  transportation vehicles like cars and airplanes, will be greatly enhanced by advanced analytics applied to the volumes of data that sensors will produce. Medicine has huge potential to change, driven b ...
Created on 24 October 2013
4. Supply Chain Control Towers
(Supply)
A new term is appearing in the supply chain arena: "Supply Chain Control Tower". Just as an airport control tower coordinates airplanes landing and taking off, a Supply Chain Control Tower coordinates inboun ...
Created on 12 February 2013
5. Supply Chain Network Modeling
(News)
Supply chain modeling is tough, often intimidating work. Dr. Michael Watkins gives you a few recommendations in a recent Supply Chain Digest article.His simplistic models may not be perfect, but they can ...
Created on 14 January 2013
6. Required Attire for a Remote Workforce
(Retail)
...  physical theft of devices on planes, trains, waiting rooms and terminals -- the most likely places where they get stolen. Even if you pay connectivity bills for mobile staffers, send to them monthl ...
Created on 09 April 2012
7. Required Attire for a Remote Workforce
(Logistics)
...  physical theft of devices on planes, trains, waiting rooms and terminals -- the most likely places where they get stolen. Even if you pay connectivity bills for mobile staffers, send to them monthl ...
Created on 09 April 2012
8. VISION 2020: A View of Procurement in 2020
(Supply)
... Forget jumping on planes and sitting at conference tables. Buyers and sellers will increasingly rely upon digital trading networks and communities that allow them to quickly and easily discover each other, ...
Created on 14 March 2012
9. VISION 2020: A View of Procurement in 2020
(Retail)
... Forget jumping on planes and sitting at conference tables. Buyers and sellers will increasingly rely upon digital trading networks and communities that allow them to quickly and easily discover each other, ...
Created on 14 March 2012
10. VISION 2020: A View of Procurement in 2020
(Logistics)
... Forget jumping on planes and sitting at conference tables. Buyers and sellers will increasingly rely upon digital trading networks and communities that allow them to quickly and easily discover each other, ...
Created on 14 March 2012
11. Cecil's Terror
(Management)
... s plotting to blow up the planes en route from London to the US. Even though I wasn't on one of those flights, security made traveling by air nearly impossible, causing delays at each of my three stops al ...
Created on 11 September 2006