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

Supply Chain Essentials

Perspective: Diversity is Essential in Fast-Moving Industry
October 15, 2019
Diverse teams bring depth and breadth of experience making growth and efficiency possible, especially in the logistics and freight-matching world.

Entering the Cognitive Era of Supply Chain Optimization
October 9, 2019
Successfully integrating AI and human oversight will transform the supply chain.

Direct-to-Consumer Can Be a Supply Chain Nightmare, But It Doesn’t Have to Be – October 2, 2019
Companies can capitalize in the ecommerce and direct-to-consumer markets with comprehensive strategies.

Resilient Supply Chains in a Politically Uncertain World
August 6, 2019
In the dynamic global economy, supply chains need to be able to react to disruptions and uncertainties

Future of Manufacturing Depends on Building Workforce
May 28, 2019
There are currently more than half a million open manufacturing jobs.

E-commerce Logistics: Leverage New Thinking
March 11, 2019
Diverse systems and new ways of thinking are vital to improving carrier partnerships and increasing speed and efficiency in the supply chain.

Technology in the Supply Chain

Manufacturers Make Cybersecurity Central to Industry Culture
October 16, 2019
With the growing use of technology, cybersecurity has never been more important.

Knock at the Door: AI and IoT Are Ready for Your Warehouse
October 14, 2019
AI and IoT are shifting distribution centers from forecast-driven to demand-driven.

Advanced Analytics are Changing the Focus of Supply Chain Management
July 25, 2019
Supply chain planning and management are moving towards machine learning and advanced predictive analytics to increase supply chain performance.

Warehouse Execution Systems (WES) Evolve
July 12, 2019
Advanced WES that integrate with transportation updates allow distribution centers to fulfill a high-velocity order mix while hitting tight delivery requirements.

Supply Chain’s Cloud-first Strategy
July 10, 2019
Cloud services are the fastest-growing market segment and shaking up the industry.

Logistics and Transportation

Digital Load Matching: A Revolution in the Supply Chain Ecosystem
August 19, 2019
Using technology in the supply chain will increase ROI for shippers, carriers, and drivers.

Three Ways Data is Enabling Smarter Transportation Management – DHL Supply Chain
July 24, 2019
Supply chain technology powered by data and analytics can help meet the fast pace of change in transportation.

Shippers No Longer Reactive When it Comes to Reverse Logistics
March 7, 2019
A circular strategy allow brands to keep up with reverse logistics demands.

Packaging

Sustainable Packaging is Ready to Make its Mark
September 1, 2019
New technologies and processes make sustainable packaging less costly and environmentally friendly.

The Automated Approach to Right-Sizing Shipments
September 1, 2019
New machines automate right-sizing shipments to save on costs, keep pace with orders, combat space constraints, and provide a better customer experience.

Transport Packaging Cuts CO2 Emissions
September 1, 2019
A reusable sleeve packs allow companies to reduce their carbon footprint.

Maximizing Packaging Efficiency
June 18, 2019
Packaging strategy and processes impact supply chain efficiency.

Warehousing and Distribution

Retailers, Logistics Firms Establish Warehouses Closer to Cities
October 15, 2019
Retailers and Logistics firms are establishing warehouses closer to densely populated areas to increase service levels and respond to ecommerce demands for faster delivery.

Accelerating Supply Chains for a Post Global-World
May 28, 2019
As technology advances, supply chains move towards regionalization to satisfy high customer expectations.