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Transportation Management Systems: The Glue of the Supply Chain
With manufacturing now a global industry, moving product throughout complex supply chains remains a challenge for most organizations. But transportation

advanced transportation methods  scheduling and routing optimization. Advanced scheduling will take into account the above variables, and set out a path for the driver to take to deliver shipments 1) on time, and 2) in sequence, allowing the strategic placement of goods onto the vehicle. Consolidation : This enables logistics providers to combine multiple loads, whether they come from one location or from multiple locations. It works with what is known as cross-docking and multi-stop pickups . If a logistics company wants to either Read More...
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Transportation management systems should provide the basic components of a shared information system to support collaboration, rates, routes, roles, transaction sets, documents, and information exc...
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Capitalizing on Advanced Inventory Management
Today’s distributors have an opportunity to drive performance to new levels by investing in advanced inventory management. These companies can expect to

advanced transportation methods  an opportunity to embrace advanced inventory management, increase operational performance, and lay the foundations for profitable growth in the coming years. The only question is: Who will seize the moment? Market Trends and Drivers: Difficult Economy Puts New Strains on Distributors Against the backdrop of a difficult economy, distributors are challenged to meet the high expectations of their customers. However, the distribution environment in most sectors is in a state of dynamic and turbulent change Read More...
Advanced Planning and Scheduling: A Critical Part of Customer Fulfillment
The face of business is rapidly evolving from traditional brick-and-mortar facades to electronic ones. While web businesses spend considerable effort in

advanced transportation methods  orders and delivering products. Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS) offers powerful tools for addressing the challenges presented to these networks by e-commerce. For all its promise, the Internet presents web businesses with significant challenges, including: Global marketplace potential: Geographic marketplace boundaries have been all but obliterated by the Internet. Web portals appear with the same clarity on laptops in Boston or Bangkok and data transmission technologies continually improve the Read More...
Six Keys to Exceeding Expectations with Inventory Optimization Initiatives
Inventory optimization is a proven vehicle to gain competitive value through reduced inventory, freed-up working capital, and improved service levels. But

advanced transportation methods  into those ERP and advanced planning systems. The work of the supply chain team is to ensure that the master data, assumptions and inventory components are properly configured in data sets, not to manage a complex or lengthy implementation project. Key Factor Five: Avoid the One System Fallacy No matter what stage of an ERP implementation you are in, the truth is that multiple systems still run the business. Even in a firm that has standardized on one ERP platform, often multiple configurations and Read More...
ERP & Co.: How Process Manufacturers Use Technology to Scale New Heights
In this blog post, I’ll examine how growth-oriented organizations will build their IT infrastructure around ERP, and then integrate systems in other related

advanced transportation methods  are useful to understand. Advanced Planning Systems (APS) APS systems support planning activity within SCM by means of quantitative methods. APS extends the abilities of ERP by analyzing sales forecasts, demand patterns, and economic ordering patterns Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) WMS is a vital part of any SCM strategy, as its primary focus is to control the movement and storage of inventory within a warehouse and to process related transactions (including shipping, receiving, putting away, picking Read More...
Advanced Business Analytics Enable Better Decisions in Banking
Analytics has moved from the specialty of a dedicated few to a necessity for groups of business professionals to do their job. This white paper considers the

advanced transportation methods  Business Analytics Enable Better Decisions in Banking Analytics has moved from the specialty of a dedicated few to a necessity for groups of business professionals to do their job. This white paper considers the use of analytics and business intelligence (BI) for improving decision making in the banking industry. It also examines the benefits of prebuilt analytic applications for achieving this objective across functions in a banking organization. Read More...
Between Toyota and Sony: Japanese Software in the US Market
Asprova, Japanese developer of production scheduler/advanced planning and scheduling (APS) solutions, is eager to break into the US market. The company is

advanced transportation methods  Japanese developer of production scheduler/advanced planning and scheduling (APS) solutions, is eager to break into the US market. The company is curious, however, and perhaps a bit puzzled by the fact that there seems to be hesitation in the US market about buying Japanese-made software. Considering the popularity of Japanese-made consumer electronics and computer accessories, (in 2007, the US imported from Japan $5.4 billion in computer accessories, and a total of $14.4 billion in various consumer Read More...
G-Log Offers New Start For CEO, Management Team
Global Logistics Technologies (G-Log) will soon launch its Internet-based logistics software business for the transportation industry. G-Log is a new beginning

advanced transportation methods  Log Offers New Start For CEO, Management Team G-Log Offers New Start For CEO, Management Team S. McVey - March 6th, 2000 Event Summary Founded in May 1999, Global Logistics Technologies (G-Log) will soon conduct a formal launch of its Internet-based logistics software business for the transportation industry. G-Log's products are targeted for international shippers that face significant complexity due to multi-mode cross-border shipments, global sourcing, and foreign trade regulations. A Web interface Read More...
Case Study: Astronics Advanced Electronic Systems
Astronics Advanced Electronic Systems was having problems with its product development processes. The company’s home-grown system of Windows folders, Excel

advanced transportation methods  Study: Astronics Advanced Electronic Systems Astronics Advanced Electronic Systems was having problems with its product development processes. The company’s home-grown system of Windows folders, Excel files, and Access databases was causing data inconsistencies that led to costly rework. Learn how Astronics chose a product lifecycle management (PLM) solution that eliminated data inconsistencies, streamlined communication, and helped save the company time and money. Read More...
Preactor: Predict and React on the Shop Floor
Many best-of-breed advanced planning and scheduling (APS) vendors have come and gone since the late 90s, when APS was hyped as a tool that would be a key

advanced transportation methods  the late 1990s, when advanced planning and scheduling (APS) was hyped as a tool that would be a key enabler for most manufacturing companies in becoming more agile, responsive, and efficient in dealing with variations in demand and with unplanned disturbances on the shop floor (and in the entire supply chain, if you will)? An APS solution integrated with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system was supposed to enable a manufacturer to optimize its production schedule based on efficiency goals, profit Read More...
AVEVA Augments Its Advanced Simulation Capabilities, Acquires GMS
Simulation has become an integral part of the engineering software market. When we talk about return on investment (ROI) from simulation software implementation

advanced transportation methods  Augments Its Advanced Simulation Capabilities, Acquires GMS Simulation has become an integral part of the engineering software market. When we talk about return on investment (ROI) from simulation software implementation, cost and time savings are two easy and accurate measures. Relevance of simulation has increased and is expected to further penetrate into micro-vertical industry solutions due to the positive short- and long-term benefits realized by end users. End users are able to test designs in Read More...
Advanced Business Solutions
Advanced Business Solutions is a provider of integrated business applications and services for the public, private and third sectors. Our wide portfolio of

advanced transportation methods  Business Solutions Advanced Business Solutions is a provider of integrated business applications and services for the public, private and third sectors. Our wide portfolio of solutions is tailor-made to suit accounting, procurement, supply chain management, HR and payroll teams. Each one is designed to put our customers in control, helping them to boost efficiency and cost-effectiveness, generate better business insight and stay profitable. Read More...
Wayfair Selects LLamasoft Transportation Guru
Wayfair, a US-based Internet retailer offering home furnishings and décor from more than 12,000 brands, has selected LLamasoft Transportation Guru as the

advanced transportation methods  Selects LLamasoft Transportation Guru Wayfair , a US-based Internet retailer offering home furnishings and décor from more than 12,000 brands, has selected LLamasoft Transportation Guru as the standard application for supply chain network design and transportation route optimization throughout the company’s global enterprise. With just under $1 billion in revenues in 2013, Wayfair has warehouse and corporate locations across the United States as well as in Australia, Germany, Ireland, and the Read More...
Adeaca Corp
Adeaca Corp, founded in 2007, focuses exclusively on advanced project planning, resourcing, and budgeting solutions for Microsoft Dynamics AX and project

advanced transportation methods  2007, focuses exclusively on advanced project planning, resourcing, and budgeting solutions for Microsoft Dynamics AX and project-driven companies. Adeaca Corp provides enterprise project portfolio management (EPPM) solutions for Microsoft Dynamics AX, with its Advanced Projects™ Solution Series. Read More...

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