10 Ways to Leverage Intermodal
A boon to the supply chain for decades, intermodal embraces standardization, which has reduced transport costs and mistakes and improved freight service across the globe.
Supply Chains Need Long-Term Resilience
Before COVID-19, supply chains were lauded for their just-in-time capabilities. Now entirely new levels of supply chain resilience are needed.
Cycling at Full Speed
Bicycle manufacturers and retailers race to catch up to surging demand as consumer behaviors shift gears.
Controlling Your Own Destiny: Why Shippers Must Find Ways to Ensure Supply Chain Resiliency
How can shippers weather the COVID-19 storm and maintain business continuity during periods of uncertainty? While there is no one-size-fits-all answer, these key business strategies will help shippers secure their supply chain resiliency well into the future.
IN BRIEF: New Services & Solutions
Read the latest supply chain updates in technology, transportation, products, and services in August 2020.
What's the most significant way COVID-19 has changed the supply chain?
The pandemic has reached an unprecedented level of uncertainty in supply chains. Leaders share the most significant way COVID-19 has changed the supply chain.
5 Lessons Learned During the Crisis
These five lessons are vital in not only navigating the pandemic, but also being able to do so efficiently.
Reading the Room
With great adversity comes great creativity—that’s how Annette Danek-Akey, EVP of supply chain at Penguin Random House, helped convert a new facility into a picking and shipping point to meet demand for books.
Let's Not Forget
Supply chain has the capacity to quickly adopt new technologies, adapt to new working conditions, and remain highly productive. The "new" technologies for collaborative work are not really new, however.
COVID-19 accelerated retail trends and forced retailers to retool fulfillment strategies. From BOPIS to BOPAC, this edition explores the techniques that have kept products moving off shelves and reveals whether these strategies stay in the retail lineup or get thrown to the curb in the coming years. Including a look at the shakeup at subscription services and the transportation metrics that matter, this edition highlights the moves that keep supply chains on track during tumultuous times. Also: Florida Sets the Future.
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