We’ve gathered interesting articles from supply chain sources across the internet. Below are some we thought you might like.

Supply Chain Essentials

Weathering the Storm: Supply Chain Resilience in an Age of Disruption
November 30, 2020
Research from Gartner on supply chain resilience.

Seven Supply Chain Trends to Watch in 2021
November 11, 2020
Among the 7 trends discussed are AI, blockchain and IoT

Toolkit: 2021 Supply Chain Planning
October 1, 2020
The Toolkit contains: 1) Quick Guide to Supply Chain Strategy, 2) a Guide for Supply Chain Scenario Planning, and 3) a Business Case for Supply Chain Digital Transformations.

10 Game Changing Trends for Supply Chain Over the Next Decade
September 1, 2020
A diverse workforce and increased use of VR are two of the trends discussed in this article.

Covid-19: The Future of Supply Chain
July 1, 2020
Extensive look at the changes to supply chains as a result of the COVID_19 pandemic.

6 Steps To A More Resilient Supply Chain
April 1, 2020
Building end-to-end visibility and adding options to manufacturing are a couple of the actions discussed in the article to build supply chain resilience.

One, Two, 3PL… or 4PL? Determining Which Makes the Most Sense for Your Business
March 11, 2020
Advice for partnering with 3PL and 4PL providers.

Technology in the Supply Chain

Why Now for AI in Manufacturing?
January 25, 2021
The article discusses 3 ways manufacturers can adopt AI.

Future of Supply Chain Technology
November 30, 2020
A brief overview of 8 technology trends in supply chain.

How Blockchain Might Change the Supply Chain
March 18, 2020
How companies can leverage blockchain technology to make transactions faster and more secure.

Logistics and Transportation

The Future of Motor Freight
November 18, 2020
More companies are using technology and collaborating with their transportation partners.

The State of Logistics in 2020
April 22, 2020
Here’s what transportation providers should expect for the rest of 2020

Purchasing

5 Worst Practices in Procurement
August 21, 2020
The article describes some poor procurement practices.

Packaging

Beyond COVID-19: The Next Normal for Packaging Design
July 15, 2020
Sustainability, regionally sourced products and e-commerce compatibility will be key for packaging in the future.

Warehousing and Distribution

5 Tips for Achieving Amazon-Like Efficiency in Your Warehouse
November 12, 2020
Technology, space optimization and positive employee relations can improve your warehousing results.

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Investing in AGV Technology
November 10, 2020
Recognize the pitfalls other companies have encountered when implementing AGVs in their warehouses.