supply chain

The evolution of consumer behavior and its effect on global supply chains

July 30, 2019 12:48 am The impact of changes in consumer buying behavior in retailers and manufacturers is a point that should always be in the eyes of companies. There are studies that examine the motivations, challenges, benefits and implications of the online shopping supply chain and home delivery; these suggest that retailers and manufacturers who have adopted a high… [+]

Alyx launches an IOTA pilot for supply chain transparency

July 15, 2019 7:45 am The supply chain is in every product that we consume in our day to day, fashion as well; some people assume the origin of the things they buy, but the ideal would be to know precisely where everything comes from and thus make an informed decision about what we buy or not. Alyx, the luxury… [+]

CBP recommends precaution when using WhatsApp in the supply chain

July 3, 2019 11:25 am The CBP alerted recently that the use WhatsApp to monitor and follow merchandise can cause a risk on the security in the supply chain. The American Customs Office issued recently a message to its members letting know the potential risks of using calls from WhatsApp. Said message was widely spread with the intention of informing… [+]

Supply chain and its trends in 2019 technology

May 28, 2019 6:05 am Technology continues to revolutionize the operations of companies and people’s lives, it has a positive impact on the efficiency of processes and according to the consulting firm Gartner there are trends that will be seen in 2019 in supply chain technology and that no one should ignore. Here we share some of them: Artificial Intelligence… [+]

Savings in multiple industries with the company “Coldtainer”

March 12, 2019 7:14 am The cold supply chain is one of the most delicate in the industry. Coldtainer USA gives a solution to facilitate processes with an innovative product. The company announced that a wide range of customers, from LTL to commercial and residential service providers are reporting significant savings in capital and operating costs using Coldtainer units. The… [+]

Planning for the Future of Logistics

March 5, 2019 6:45 am Technology, innovation: you listen to these words often and in different contexts. But what do they really mean for your supply chain and your business? The reality is that, if things are not progressing in the supply chain so that they leave space for innovation, it is time to plan a change of improvement towards… [+]

Improvements of the global cargo supply chain

February 28, 2019 8:55 am eCommerce has caused a great increase in worldwide shipping volumes, but with more demand, there is also more pressure, and this pressure is to implement omni-channel compliance to send the packages anywhere, from anywhere, and achieve rapid delivery while controlling the cost of “free” shipping. All this because the end consumer becomes day by day… [+]

The future of supply chains

February 20, 2019 11:25 am Nowadays it is considered “normal” the fact that humans work hand in hand with robots to make logistics processes more efficient in companies; but if this had been said in the 80’s nobody would have believed, and not only that, also the advantage of having GPS in the transport and being able to track in… [+]

Blockchain and Channel Partners

February 12, 2019 6:45 am Companies are starting to adopt Blockchain throughout their supply chains as an asset that brings value, this is especially as supply chains become more globalized and susceptible to engagement. Blockchain is a distributed database that registers information blocks and interlaces them to facilitate the recovery of information and verification that it has not been changed…. [+]

12 ways to increase supply chain velocity

January 2, 2019 12:23 pm Thanks to the Amazon effect, consumers expect the world-and they want it fast. From upstream planning to final-mile delivery, companies use a variety of strategies to meet the demand for near-instant gratification. Here are 12 tips your company can do to get your supply chain running faster. 1. Move closer to customers Some of the… [+]