Woodstock Wire: Supply Chain News

December 12, 2019

ISM: Manufacturing Capital Spending to Drop 2.1% in 2020

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - Though capital spending is forecasted to decrease, all 18 of ISM's manufacturing sectors forecast higher 2020 revenues...

December 12, 2019 04:17 AM

December 11, 2019

SAP Teams with project44 to Help Shippers Manage and Improve Data-Driven Global Supply Chains

Enterprise -- SAP - SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced a partnership with project44(r), a global leader in advanced visibility for shippers and...

December 11, 2019 08:37 PM

DHL: Rethinking Packaging

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - The logistics giants, DHL, has released a new Trend Report that provides an in-depth insight into the future of packaging....

December 11, 2019 07:00 PM

Riding smoothly over bumpy terrain: Managing tariffs in the automotive supply chain

SupplyChain -- The 21st Century Supply Chain - by Manda Schweitzer-Miller - The uncertainty around tariffs and trade wars have left many supply chain professionals...

December 11, 2019 05:29 PM

SAP links with project44 to improve visibility for shipping and delivery

SupplyChain -- DC Velocity - Combined platform will streamline transportation processes such as receiving and tracking, German software giant says.

December 11, 2019 05:28 PM

Professor to improve supply chain systems with smart algorithm

SupplyChain -- SCMR Editorial - Companies are using customer data for operational decisions, but decision-making can go awry without appropriate analytical...

December 11, 2019 05:28 PM

UPS announces expansion of key international service offerings

SupplyChain -- Logistics Management - Freight transportation and logistics bellwether UPS announced this week it has expanded its UPS Worldwide Express and...

December 11, 2019 05:27 PM

The Architecture Of A Cross-Border B2B Payment

Media -- PYMNTS.com - For years, any attention given to solving B2B payments friction was typically focused on the payer. Yet, as innovators have chip...

December 11, 2019 05:22 PM

Cross-Border B2B Payments Growth Raises Fraud Risk: Survey

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Fraud and data security are quickly climbing to the top of accounts payable (AP) professionals' list of concerns, according to new...

December 11, 2019 05:19 PM

Deep Dive: Redesigning Corporate Payments For Next-Gen Clients And Employees

Media -- PYMNTS.com - B2B payment practices have resisted significant modernizations for years, as many companies are reluctant to implement updates...

December 11, 2019 04:46 PM

Who Pays for Tariffs?

Newswise: BizNews -- Who wins and who loses in the back and forth on tariffs? CFR's Shannon K. O'Neil breaks down the ongoing tariff battle between the United States...

December 11, 2019 06:10 AM

Fulfillment Tips for the Holidays - Boost Service & Cut Costs

Distribution -- EPS News - Aimee Tierney, vice president of sales, Logistyx Technologies

If your fulfillment team ships all next-day deliveries via overnight...

December 11, 2019 05:32 AM

December 10, 2019

JDA Software: powering supply chainsĀ in transportation

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Supply Chain Digital takes a closer look at the services JDA Software will provide Scania to power its supply chain strategy.


December 10, 2019 07:52 PM

Navis to Acquire Assets of Jade Logistics, Provider of Terminal Operating System for Mixed Cargo Terminals

Business Wire -- Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency...

December 10, 2019 07:23 PM

Is the industry robot-ready? interview with Dr. Christian Wurll

SupplyChain -- DC Velocity - Warehouse robots are becoming cheaper and more collaborative all the time. But that doesn't mean they're all ready for 24/7 use,...

December 10, 2019 06:28 PM

DHL: transforming logistics with startup partnerships

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Supply Chain Digital gets an insight into DHL's partnerships with startups to drive digitalisation and sustinability within...

December 10, 2019 06:27 PM

How Truckers Keep On Transacting

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Trucking is a major American job sector, as 3.5 million professional truck drivers traverse a collective 400 billion miles...

December 10, 2019 05:55 PM

Manufacturers Expect Revenue & Profit Boost in 2020

Distribution -- EPS News - U.S. manufacturers are surprisingly upbeat about their prospects in 2020, anticipating growth in revenue, profitability, imports and...

December 10, 2019 05:48 PM

December 09, 2019

Six trends shaping warehouses of the future

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - In 2010, many warehouses would still have been regarded as a neglected cost centre.

Now, moving into 2020, the warehouse...

December 09, 2019 05:15 PM

Amazon To Open Manhattan Office In 2021

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Amazon has inked a deal to open its next headquarters in midtown Manhattan at Hudson Yards less than a year after withdrawing a...

December 09, 2019 04:49 PM

Ecommerce and OEMs: three ways manufacturers can compete with Amazon on service

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Amazon continues to grow at an incredible rate.

The company could see shares climb nearly 50% in the coming year as the...

December 09, 2019 03:48 AM

The Price of Recycling Old Laptops: Toxic Fumes in Thailand's Lungs

Tech -- NY Times Technology - The e-waste industry is booming in Southeast Asia, frightening residents worried for their health. Despite a ban on imports,...

December 09, 2019 03:46 AM

December 08, 2019

Master Data Management (MDM) Goes Open-Source

Think -- Gartner Blog Network - Until now enterprise master data management (MDM) solutions have required a perpetual software license, or a subscription....

December 08, 2019 08:34 AM

New report: End-to-end planning is "first major step" in tariff and trade management

SupplyChain -- The 21st Century Supply Chain - The days of preparing for new trade policies are over. For decades, companies were given advance...

December 08, 2019 07:57 AM

Precogs' CEO: 'If we can't help you, it won't cost you'

Media -- Evertiq - The business model of Precogs, the company that has created a global marketplace that connects a buyers ERP with component distributors,...

December 08, 2019 06:24 AM

FourKites launches supply chain visibility course for shippers

SupplyChain -- DC Velocity - Software firm links credits to CSCMP certification, will add courses for carriers and 3PLs in 2020.

December 08, 2019 02:00 AM

December 07, 2019

Supply Chains Aid Compute Lifecycle Assurance Advancement

Distribution -- EPS News - The globalization of technology design, development, manufacturing...

December 07, 2019 09:38 PM

Supply Chain Account Takeover: How Criminals Exploit Third-Party Access

Infosec -- Threatpost - It's important for businesses of all sizes to not only view their suppliers' attack surface as their own but also extend some of...

December 07, 2019 02:30 AM

Trump says U.S.-China trade deal could be pushed off until after 2020 election

SupplyChain -- Logistics Management - While the topic of tariffs and United States-China trade tension tends to generate some sort of response from supply chain...

December 07, 2019 02:23 AM

December 06, 2019

US Could Apply Tariffs On French Products

Media -- PYMNTS.com - The U.S. is reportedly moving ahead with tariffs that could be as much as 100 percent on French products. U.S. President Donald...

December 06, 2019 10:18 PM

Finding The Right Fit For Cross-Border B2B Payments

Media -- PYMNTS.com - The expansion of traditionally consumer-focused FinTechs widening their solution scope to include B2B payments tools exemplifies...

December 06, 2019 10:16 PM

New Visa Alliances Help FinTechs Launch Payments Solutions

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Visa is collaborating with four global finance firms to help FinTechs issue plastic and digital payments, the company announced...

December 06, 2019 10:15 PM

Relocation not easy for components suppliers

Media -- DIGITIMES - System integrators have been relocating their assembly lines out of China in the wake of the trade war between the world's two superpowers,...

December 06, 2019 10:13 PM

China Repeats Demand for Rollback of U.S. Tariffs as Part of Trade Deal

Media -- Time - Business - China expects the U.S. to roll back some tariffs on its exports as part of a trade deal, an official newspaper...

December 06, 2019 03:23 AM

December 05, 2019

Bain & Company: driving change in the supply chain

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Change. If you want to achieve long-term success in the supply chain space then you must welcome it. Change is the key...

December 05, 2019 08:57 PM

Turbulent times in 2019: the year of the supply chain

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Businesses must use resource planning systems to find competitive advantage as we close out a year that epitomised the...

December 05, 2019 06:47 PM

December 04, 2019

U.S. Economic Growth 'Still On Track'

Media -- PYMNTS.com - While the U.S. economy is going into the fourth quarter strong, there are concerns about weaker consumer spending this holiday season.


December 04, 2019 08:24 PM

Is procurement ready for the "Gig" workforce?

SupplyChain -- Procurement Insights - Speaking as someone who entered the workforce in which cradle-to-grave employment was the norm, in today's world, job...

December 04, 2019 06:03 PM

December 03, 2019

Sanmina Achieves IATF 16949:2016 Certification for Automotive Manufacturing in Chennai

Media -- ElectronicsB2B - The certification ensures that automotive manufacturers have a quality management system The facility at Chennai comes...

December 03, 2019 10:05 PM

Amazon's bonkers warehouse and delivery empire, by the numbers

Life -- Curbed - Putting the retailer's gigantic global operation into perspective This year's...

December 03, 2019 07:24 PM

Commerce Department proposes rules for implementing Trump's supply-chain security order

Infosec -- CyberScoop - The Department of Commerce on Tuesday outlined how it might implement a White House order that gives the department broad leeway...

December 03, 2019 07:04 PM

IBM: five trends set to shape the future supply chain

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - With the supply chain industry in the midst of significant technological change, IBM has outlined five trends that will...

December 03, 2019 06:55 PM

Akerna Makes $18M Investment in Anti-Counterfeiting Technology Leader solo sciences

Globe Newswire -- Technology - The Deal Strengthens Akerna's Ability to Deliver Global Supply Chain Transparency The Deal Strengthens Akerna's Ability to Deliver...

December 03, 2019 06:16 PM

U.S. Manufacturing Contracts as Steel Tariffs Loom Large

Distribution -- EPS News - The U.S. manufacturing index contracted for the fourth straight month in November -- just as the Trump administration resurrected...

December 03, 2019 05:56 PM

Government Issues Final Rule on Anti-Counterfeit Measures

Distribution -- EPS News - The Department of Defense, NASA and the General Services Administration are issuing a final rule amending the Federal Acquisition...

December 03, 2019 05:55 PM

December 02, 2019

Shortages are over but buyers face other supply chain issues

Electronics Advocate -- Tariffs, the trade war with China and dealing with excess inventories of components are some of the issues electronics buyers ...

December 02, 2019 09:32 PM

Visible Supply Chain Management (Visible) Recognized as National Finalist in EY "Entrepreneur of the Year" Awards

Business Wire -- Visible Supply Chain Management today announced its inclusion as a national finalist in the Ernst and Young (EY) Entrepreneur of the Year...

December 02, 2019 07:33 PM

Hyperledger Unveils Keynotes, Speaker Line-up for Hyperledger Global Forum 2020

SupplyChain -- Hyperledger - Announces Keynote Sessions by Blockchain Revolution Author and World Economic Forum Blockchain Leader for March Event in Phoenix,...

December 02, 2019 06:06 PM

Why 2020 will be Big for B2B in the Cloud

SupplyChain -- Software AG - Long-neglected on-premises B2B integration is about to be given a new lease on life next year - in the cloud.

December 02, 2019 06:05 PM

Four ways blockchain will transform supply chain

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Joseph Shamir, CEO ToolsGroup, discusses the benefits of blockchain technology in supply chain.

Blockchain and its future...

December 02, 2019 06:38 AM