The integration of internet technology and sensors along with driverless vehicles may eventually represent as big a change for the motor and logistics industries as any soaring vehicle would. But that is still in the future – in the present day, the sector is facing capacity and service issues that would be nearly as familiar to executives in 2015 as they would have been in 1985.
GT Nexus is a platform that connects the loose pieces and stitches them together in a way that data, documents and events in the supply chain all from diverse parties stays at one place, in the cloud. The core of the offering being Supply Chain Visibility from end to end ranging from planning all the way to final payment, says Greg Kefer, Vice President of Corporate Marketing for GT Nexus, in the My Purchasing Center podcast interview, Why You Need Visibility into the Extended Value Chain.
Dastaquir Ismail is the Vice-President - Supplier Solutions at GT Nexus talks about the challenges of new technologies and overview of the supplier markets in South Asia, face2face interview with Fibre2Fashion.com
While coffee is one of the first things on the minds of many people early in the morning, it was especially prevalent this week, when Starbucks Chairman & CEO Howard Schultz gave the keynote address at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Annual Conference.
With adoption levels still low, three top industry analysts outline their reasons why every shipper should be integrating a tms, transportation management system, into their overall supply chain management efforts.
Follow the #JourneyOfJeans from cotton to closet with this denim supply chain infographic.
GT Nexus's insight:
You probably haven't thought about where your jeans came from, but it's actually quite the feat to go from cotton field to closet. This ubiquitous piece of clothing is the perfect model for highlighting the importance of supply chain collaboration.
Following the close of the 2015 fiscal year, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) announced today that it set a new historical tonnage record, welcoming 340.8 million tons through the canal. The volume represented a 4.3 percent increase over 2014. The previous record was set in fiscal year 2012 when the canal experienced 333.7 million tons.…
Supply chain has historically not been seen as a path to the top, but prominent CEOs like Tim Cook at Apple, Mary Barra at General Motors and Brian Krzanich at Intel offer hope that ambitious MBAs with an operational edge could fare well in the future.
To achieve great efficiencies and effectiveness in their relationships, 3PLs and shippers must be well-aligned. That was the main conclusion of the recently-released 20th Annual Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Study by Capgemini Consulting, Penn State University, Korn Ferry, and Penske Logistics. The 2016 worldwide report shows continued collaborative relationships between shippers and third-party logistics providers, which…
Heidi Benko is the Vice-President - Product Management at GT Nexus talks about supply chain intricacies and how can supply chain finance be integrated with both buyers and suppliers in an interview with Fibre2fashion.com
The International Data Corporation (IDC) surveyed business and IT decision-makers worldwide about the IoT. In most industries, fewer than half of respondents said they were familiar with it. Only manufacturing and retail bucked this trend, with retail taking the lead by 3 percentage points.
Google Inc. will start testing a delivery service for fresh food and groceries in two U.S. cities later this year, stepping up competition with online retailer Amazon.com Inc. and startup Instacart Inc.
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