Woodstock Wire: Supply Chain News

June 19, 2019

Contracts For June 17, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCYCisco Systems Inc., San Jose, California, was awarded a

June 19, 2019 03:59 PM

Huawei says US ban will cost it $30B in lost revenue

Tech -- TechCrunch - Following a string of trade restrictions from the U.S., China's telecoms equipment and smartphone maker Huawei expects its revenues...

June 19, 2019 03:43 PM

Updates: China RoHS and CPSC Organohalogen Flame Retardant Ban

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - On May 17, China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) and the new State Administration for Market Regulation...

June 19, 2019 02:43 PM

U.S. Companies' Message to Trump: Don't Expand China Tariffs

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The administration had asked for comments on its plan to extend 25 percent tariffs to everything China ships to...

June 19, 2019 02:42 PM

June 17, 2019

Notebook supply chain sees significant increases in orders for June and July

Media -- DIGITIMES - With the US-China trade disputes lingering, notebook brand vendors have moved to increase orders for their supply chain partners...

June 17, 2019 04:17 PM

The Case For Federal IoT Regulations

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Smart technology is unlocking supply chain efficiencies, providing emergency alerts and much more. But despite intelligence of...

June 17, 2019 03:56 AM

Walmart, Target call on Trump to drop China tariffs

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Walmart Inc., Target Corp., Macy's Inc. and hundreds of other companies and associations made a plea to President...

June 17, 2019 03:36 AM

Contracts For June 14, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - AIR FORCEThe Boeing Co., doing business as Boeing Defense Space and Security, St. Louis, Missouri,

June 17, 2019 02:42 AM

Global Uncertainty Puts Resiliency in Focus

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The 2019 FM Global Resilience Index ranks 130 countries based on risk profile, a useful exercise for risk assessment needed for...

June 17, 2019 02:41 AM

Hundreds of companies decry tariffs in letter to Trump

ABC - Money -- More than 600 companies tell Trump that escalating trade war will threaten US. economic growth

June 17, 2019 01:14 AM

Factbox: U.S. Companies Warn on Trump's Tariffs

U.S. News -- A host of U.S. consumer companies have warned that costs related to tariffs on goods imported from China will hit their profits.The...

June 17, 2019 01:11 AM

New Walmart System Lets Suppliers Increase Prices

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Walmart has updated a tool to allow suppliers to submit cost increases related to higher U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods.

The "Cost...

June 17, 2019 01:04 AM

Contracts For June 13, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYResource Management Concepts Inc.,* Lexington Park, Maryland, is awarded a $101,231,753

June 17, 2019 12:25 AM

Lufthansa Cargo announces unveils new e-commerce unit

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - The Germany-based cargo airline, Lufthansa Cargo, has confirmed a new wholly-owned subsidiary that is set to serve the...

June 17, 2019 12:24 AM

June 16, 2019

Logistics and supply chain: An overview of 'goods-to-person' and 'last-mile delivery' technologies

Media -- Robotics and Automation News - The term "goods to person" in the context of the logistics and supply chain sector refers to technology that brings...

June 16, 2019 06:20 AM

Harris Corporation Awarded $51 Million Delivery Order to Provide Leading-Edge Tactical Communications Equipment to Central European Nation

Business Wire -- Harris Corporation Awarded $51 Million Delivery Order to Provide Leading-Edge Tactical Communications Equipment to Central European Nation.

June 16, 2019 06:04 AM

B2B Next 2019 preview: Alison Zepp on your most valuable asset in B2B selling

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Customers' earned trust of you and your business is "pure gold," says Alison Zepp, vice president of marketing and strategy...

June 16, 2019 05:38 AM

Driving agile digital transformation in B2B ecommerce

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Things are changing fast in the increasingly digital world of B2B commerce, and it can be tough to decide on the right...

June 16, 2019 05:37 AM

Small retailers' sales take a hit from tariff hikes

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - While it only been about a month since the Trump administration increased tariffs on certain Chinese goods to 25% from...

June 16, 2019 05:36 AM

China-US Trade Tension Is Causing Irreparable Damage to High-Tech

Enterprise -- E-Commerce Times - While trade disputes between countries are nothing new and seldom are remembered, the ongoing one between China and the...

June 16, 2019 05:21 AM

Contracts For June 12, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYHuntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding division, Newport News, Virginia, is

June 16, 2019 02:10 AM

Capturing the Supply Chain Holy Grail: Community Intelligence

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The past few years have made artificial intelligence a favorite buzzword. However, the technology has to evolve in a few ways to...

June 16, 2019 02:09 AM

Nintendo starts producing new Switch models outside China to fend off trade war

Tech -- The Verge - Nintendo has reportedly begun producing two new variants of its Switch console, and at least some of them are being manufactured...

June 16, 2019 01:23 AM

New IC supply chain may loom in Asia for China tech sector

Media -- DIGITIMES - A new supply chain for China IT firms may gradually take shape in Asia in the future as they are seeking to wean themselves off US...

June 16, 2019 12:40 AM

June 15, 2019

U.S. Industrial Production Rose in May, but Factories Struggle

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - U.S. industrial production improved in May, but manufacturers showed weakness despite eking out a slight gain.

June 15, 2019 08:05 PM

June 14, 2019

Contracts For June 11, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCYLB&B Associates Inc., Columbia, Maryland, has been awarded a maximum

June 14, 2019 05:15 PM

3 Keys to Product Development and Supply Chain Success

SupplyChain -- Arena Solutions - If you've ever wished for better methods of managing your product's lifecycle other than manual processes and silos of data,...

June 14, 2019 05:14 PM

Robotics Drives Supply Chain Profits

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Here's why integrating automation into warehouses and logistical operations will determine the future profitability of supply chain...

June 14, 2019 05:13 PM

All US iPhones could be made outside of China if needed, says Foxconn

Tech -- The Verge - A senior Foxconn executive says that the company could move production of all iPhones destined for the US out of China if the current...

June 14, 2019 04:32 PM

As Trump threatens more tariffs on China, tech and manuafacturers hold breath

Tech -- Digital Trends - President Trump ratcheted up his ongoing trade war with China, saying if China President Xi Jinping fails to appear at the G-20...

June 14, 2019 04:28 PM

Tariffs trigger working capital woes for some companies

EE -- Adafruit Industries - Tariffs in the news, we"ll try and collect the stories that have companies we know about/work with/purchase from in some...

June 14, 2019 04:02 PM

FourKites to Share Insights on Transport Trends at Upcoming Summit

Supply Chain Management Review Columns -- Air, sea, and surface transportation/logistics modes will be examined closely by panel of industry experts when the 2019 USC Marshal Global Supply...

June 14, 2019 03:53 PM

The long-term impact of tariffs on supply chain, consumers

Newswise: BizNews -- Businesses are preparing for the long-term impacts of the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and China. Consumers may not recognize the complexity...

June 14, 2019 03:52 PM

Under fire by U.S. regulators, Chinese telecom lobbying skyrocketed in 2018

FastCompany -- ZTE, which is banned from purchasing key components from the U.S., increased its lobbying sixfold last year-from $570,000 to $3.7 million.

A...

June 14, 2019 03:49 PM

Antistat, Mercury United Partner With Freedom Sales

Distribution -- EPS News - Freedom Sales has been appointed as an authorised global distributor for both Antistat Inc. and Integrity Cleanroom product range....

June 14, 2019 03:45 PM

U.S. Consumer Prices Edged up 0.1 Percent in May

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - U.S. consumer prices increased a slight 0.1% in May, as inflation was tempered by lower costs for gasoline, electricity...

June 14, 2019 03:43 PM

June 13, 2019

Why Robotization Is Critical To Amazon's One-Day Shipping Vision

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Cathryn Kachura is a a "flow control specialist" at Amazon's Denver, Colorado sortation center, an extra-large warehouse that is...

June 13, 2019 05:00 PM

June 12, 2019

Contracts For June 10, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYSikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Connecticut, a Lockheed Martin Co., is awarded $542,023,016

June 12, 2019 04:57 PM

New Report on Voice-Directed Warehousing Solutions Released

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The report highlight the potential of solutions based around speech-recognition technologies. Contributed Author:...

June 12, 2019 03:11 PM

Shipping from Mexico Rushed Before Tariff Threat Lifted

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - Companies spent millions to hire freight carriers and secure warehouse space in the U.S. in a massive shift of...

June 12, 2019 03:04 PM

June 10, 2019

China Tech Firms Will Face 'Dire Consequences' For Complying With US Ban

Media -- PYMNTS.com - China has sent out a warning to several tech companies promising "dire consequences" if they comply with the U.S. ban on Huawei.

According...

June 10, 2019 05:57 PM

China To Retaliate Against US By Limiting Tech Exports

Media -- PYMNTS.com - In what could be seen as a retaliation by China in the escalating trade war with the U.S., China is gearing up to pull back some...

June 10, 2019 05:56 PM

What is a Supply Chain Control Tower?

SupplyChain -- Logistics Viewpoints - The term supply chain control tower is being used more frequently. Some think it is being overused. What is a supply...

June 10, 2019 05:46 PM

Mexican Peso Jumps After Trump Calls off Tariffs on Mexico

U.S. News -- The Mexican peso jumped against the dollar early in Asia on Monday after the United States and Mexico struck...

June 10, 2019 04:12 PM

Mexico ETFs rebound after U.S. tariff threat diffused

Media -- Reuters - Companies - Mexico-focused exchange-traded funds (ETF) jumped as much as 3 percent on Monday after the country struck a deal with the...

June 10, 2019 04:03 PM

Raytheon and United Technologies Aerospace Businesses to Combine in Merger of Equals

Military -- Raytheon - Combination will create a premier systems provider with advanced technologies to address rapidly growing segments of aerospace and...

June 10, 2019 03:55 PM

Discovering the New World of Cross-Border E-Commerce

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Cross-border sales may seem like an impossible task, but when you understand the tricks of making it work, the road is much easier.

June 10, 2019 03:36 PM

United Technologies nears deal to merge aerospace unit with Raytheon -source

Media -- Reuters - Companies - United Technologies Corp is

nearing a deal to merge its aerospace business with U.S. defense contractor Raytheon Co and...

June 10, 2019 01:27 AM

Automakers wait and worry as opposition to Mexican, other tariffs mounts

Media -- CNBC - Business - Even if the Mexican tariffs are scrubbed, automakers are struggling to figure out how to operate under a president who has...

June 10, 2019 01:04 AM

June 09, 2019

8 Best Payment Methods For Your Ecommerce Site

Web Marketing -- Quick Sprout - In order to operate a fully functional ecommerce website, you need to be able to accept payments from your customers.

There is...

June 09, 2019 11:18 PM