Articles | February 2020

Feature Stories

Case Studies


Surge Protector

Profile of Mark Hogan, CEO of UTXL, Kansas City, Mo.


Online ExclusiveAdrian Burton, Sales Director at Harrison Castings

Implementing Industry 4.0 to Streamline Your Supply Chain

How beneficial will the fourth industrial revolution be for manufacturers? Adrian Burton, from Harrison Castings, explores three ways Industry 4.0 may help streamline your supply chain.

Online ExclusiveWilliam Seidman, P.h.D, CEO and president of Cerebyte

Using Mentors and Technology to Close the Talent Gap

New logistics technologies are arriving rapidly, but few organizations have the personnel to capitalize on the opportunities. This talent gap is a key reason so many digital transformation initiatives fail.

Online ExclusiveJen Jones, Chief Marketing Officer of Dataminr

Modernizing Information Along the Supply Chain for Natural Disaster Response

Given the ongoing severity and frequency of severe weather events, preparing for natural disasters is becoming an essential pillar of supply chain risk management. Real-time alerts powered by AI can help businesses dissolve silos and respond efficiently.

Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

Robot Return Ratios

Using robots to clearly monitor and better match demand to supply pays huge dividends.

Good QuestionKatrina Arabe

GOOD QUESTION | What Supply Chain Terms Do People Sometimes Confuse?

We asked and you answered—these are the supply chain terms and phrases that you think people often confuse.

Morgan Zimmermann

IT Matters: Logistics & Supply Chain TechnologyMorgan Zimmermann

AI Powers Sustainable Manufacturing

When applied to manufacturing, artificial intelligence enables companies to meet sustainability targets: workforce of the future, global operations optimization, and value network orchestration.

Neil James

Viewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain AnalysisNeil James

How Supply Chain Drives Business Value

Building high-performing alliances between supply chain and commercial teams is a key driver to success.


Ten Tips

Streamlining E-Commerce Fulfillment

Ten tips every digital retailer needs to know to streamline their e-commerce fulfillment process.

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