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Homeland Security Market To Grow At 5.7%

December 20, 2016 - According to a market research report, "Homeland Security & Public Safety Industry, Technologies & Markets - 2017-2022", this market will grow at a CAGR of 5.7% during 2016-2020. This six-volume 2,020-page…

How to Ensure Vendor Continuity

December 15, 2016 - Your company has plans in place to handle a wide range of emergencies and crises. But what about the suppliers and vendors who are critical to your supply chain? Ripcord Solutions, which provides business continuity…

Smart Digital Contracts White Paper

Dec 6, 2016 - The Chamber of Digital Commerce has published "Smart Contracts: 12 Use Cases for Business & Beyond." The white paper was developed by the Smart Contracts Alliance, a working group of the Chamber of Digital Commerce, in…

Guide to Expanding Into Europe

June 30, 2016 - Arvato and SVG Partners have collaborated on GlobeX, a white paper to provide guidance to technology companies that are planning to expand into the European market. The document addresses potential stumbling blocks when…

Demand-Driven Requirements Planning

April 29, 2016 - SYSPRO Canada, a provider of on-premise and cloud-based Enterprise Resource Planning  software solutions, has released a white paper on "Developing a Demand Driven Supply Chain Strategy-An Informational Guide for…

State of the Retail Supply Chain 2016

Apr 20, 2016 - What are the top issues affecting supply chain planning and execution for large retailers? According to an annual supply chain research study, key priorities for North American retail supply chain executives include…

Auto Industry SCM Talent Crisis

March 24, 2015 - DHL says the automotive industry is facing a severe shortage of supply chain talent, and has issued a white paper on the causes of the shortage, how it impacts the industry, and what solutions are available to ease the…

Elemica: 10 Steps to Supply Chain Excellence

Jan 20, 2015 - Elemica, a Supply Chain Operating Network provider for the process industries, offers ten top initiatives in the journey of supply chain excellence. Ed Rusch, Vice President of Corporate Marketing at Elemica, said…

Study of Procurement Technology Adoption

September 11, 2014 - Zycus, a provider of source-to-pay procurement technology solutions, announced that it is conducting on a major procurement technology research project in collaboration with Dr. Tobias Schoenherr, Associate Professor of…

CPG Must Plan for a Digital Future

Aug 28, 2014- Consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies need to plan for a "1-5-10" market in the United States during the next five years, in which digital's current 1% penetration will likely expand to 5% and could accelerate to as much as…

Transportation Management Market to 2019

July 31, 2014 - Research and Markets, of Dublin, Ireland, announced the addition of the "Global Transportation Management Market Forecasts & Opportunities 2014-2019" report to their research offerings. It noted that transportation is…

Effects of VUCA World on SCM

May 13, 2014 – The book "LEAN Supply Chain Planning -- The New Supply Chain Management Paradigm for Process Industries to Master Today's VUCA World," by Camelot Group CEO Dr. Josef Packowski, introduces a new approach to managing…

Communication Strengthens Utility Emergency Resiliency

Apr 3, 2014- The business continuity realm is ever-changing and in the past few years, the evolution has proven to be unpredictable and accelerated. With that, organizations are challenged to adapt quickly in order to sustain operations.…

Study: ERP Falls Short for Supply Chain Visibility

Mar 11, 2014 - A new report conducted by Supply Chain Insights indicates that, despite the explosion of global outsourcing and increased efforts to automate the extended supply chain, the focus of most companies remains on automation within…

Survey: Online Shoppers Value Fast Delivery

Dec 4, 2013 – A survey of online buyers found that 75% cite the inclusion of delivery or collection options as being important to them when ordering a product, either online or in-store. Consumers, especially in Europe, also want…

Jump Launches SCM Blog

Nov 12, 2013 - Jump Technologies, a leader in combining smart technology with the convenience of cloud computing for supply-chain management solutions, announced the introduction of its supply-chain management blog, specifically for keeping…

ERP Key To Customer Experience

Jul 17, 2013 - Epicor Software Corporation, a provider of business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, announced a new IDC Manufacturing Insights report that underscores the importance of a…

PayStream Releases SCF Optimization Framework

July 15, 2013 - PayStream Advisors, Inc., an independent research and advisory firm, released a framework for optimizing supply chain finance (SCF) and working capital for Business-to-Business (B2B) trading partners. PayStream states…

Research Report on United Parcel Service

Traders Insight announced research reports highlighting United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE: UPS) UPS is a package delivery company that operates in the United States less-than-truckload industry, and the provider of global supply chain…