Woodstock Wire: Supply Chain News

December 10, 2018

Navigating Headwinds in the Global Supply Chain

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Electronics buyers, suppliers. and the customers they serve are facing turbulent times. We need to change along with them or face...

December 10, 2018 07:39 PM

Air Force Institute of Technology releases free "Blockchain for Supply Chain" Tools

Supply Chain Management Review Features -- New, interactive tool will help supply chain professionals learn about potential uses of blockchain

December 10, 2018 02:01 AM

December 09, 2018

Blockchain impact on the logistics industry

Enterprise -- VMblog - Blockchain is regarded as one of the revolutionary technologies that came into light with the advent of Bitcoin by Satoshi Nakomoto...

December 09, 2018 11:01 PM

Unlocking the value in supply chain transformation with Capgemini

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Unlocking the value in supply chain transformation with Capgemini



Capgemini's report into how organizations can and have...

December 09, 2018 04:01 AM

Contracts For Dec. 7, 2018

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYGeneral Dynamics Electric Boat, Groton, Connecticut, is awarded a $346,500,311

December 09, 2018 04:01 AM

December 07, 2018

Using Intelligent Technology in Sourcing to Get Ahead of Rising U.S. Tariffs

Enterprise -- SAP - Since the first list went into effect on July 6, 2018, tariffs on goods imported to the U.S. from China have been a significant source...

December 07, 2018 09:44 PM

Contracts For Dec. 6, 2018

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - AIR FORCE Northrop Grumman Amherst Systems, Buffalo, New York, has been awarded a $450,000,000

December 07, 2018 07:36 PM

NextGen Supply Chain: 3PLs are getting into the innovation game

SupplyChain -- SCMR Editorial - Once slow to adopt automation, 3PLs are now leading the way

December 07, 2018 07:35 PM

10 Big Supply Chain Shifts for 2019

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - As the supply chain moves from being a cost savings to being a strategic differentiator, organizations will shift the way it does...

December 07, 2018 07:35 PM

Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Part IV

SupplyChain -- Arena Solutions - Connecting Products and Projects Helps Streamline Regulatory

December 07, 2018 07:35 PM

10 Global Supply Chain Predictions for 2019

Distribution -- EPS News - The electronics supply chain, for the past year, has been marked by component shortages, lead-time extensions and tariff uncertainties....

December 07, 2018 06:09 PM

Global Online Marketplace Features New & Used Chip Equipment & Parts

Distribution -- EPS News - In the highly competitive, fast-moving semiconductor manufacturing industry, strategic procurement is essential. When sourcing new...

December 07, 2018 06:08 PM

December 06, 2018

Supply Chain Remains the "Next Big Thing," as Four Out of Five Retailers Say It Positively Impacts Business

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New independent research illustrates how "Retail Winners" are separating themselves through efficient supply chain management. The...

December 06, 2018 09:37 PM

Trump admin's proposed USPS package hike could push Amazon to bolster private shipping business

Tech -- GeekWire - Amazon has a delivery program that lets entrepreneurs deliver packages with Prime-branded vans and uniforms.

December 06, 2018 06:04 PM

RoHS 3 Begins, as does the RoHS Substance ID Methodology Definition

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - RoHS distinction overview, looking into EU Directives, and substance identification methodology. The stakeholder comment period...

December 06, 2018 06:41 AM

December 05, 2018

Responsive Supply Chains: The Gift That Keeps on Giving

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The secret to an always-on supply chain involves several key technologies every retailer should consider, to achieve a level of...

December 05, 2018 06:26 PM

Contracts For Dec. 4, 2018

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYAstro Mechanical Contractors Inc.,* El Cajon, California (N62473-19-D-2416); Heffler Contracting

December 05, 2018 06:26 PM

December 04, 2018

Contracts For Dec. 3, 2018

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY The Navy is awarding 1,870 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award contracts

December 04, 2018 07:50 PM

December 02, 2018

InsideSales.com Unveils New AI Account Management Solution

Business Wire -- InsideSales.com, the AI Sales Platform powered by Collective Intelligence, today announced a new Account Management solution to help businesses...

December 02, 2018 08:26 AM

That Bloomberg Supply-Chain-Hack Story

Infosec -- Schneier on Security - Back in October, Bloomberg reported that China has managed to install backdoors into server equipment that ended up in...

December 02, 2018 08:15 AM

Is It Possible to Digitize a Supply Chain?

Enterprise -- SAP - For manufacturing-focused industries, supply is the most important thing to manage.

To illustrate the complexities of managing the supply...

December 02, 2018 04:55 AM

December 01, 2018

MRO Purchasing Survey Highlights Budgets, IIoT Issues

Distribution -- Disti Blog - A White Paper report offers insight and analysis into the state of play for current and future MRO procurement globally. The survey,...

December 01, 2018 10:22 PM

November 30, 2018

The E-commerce Effect: The Modern Supply Chain Disruptor

SupplyChain -- Logistics Management - In this whitepaper, take a closer look at how this new e-commerce world is affecting different segments of the supply...

November 30, 2018 07:34 PM

Arrive Logistics Opens Third U.S. Office

Distribution -- EPS News - Arrive Logistics, a technology-enabled transportation service provider who serves shipper and carrier partners to deliver first-class...

November 30, 2018 06:18 AM

November 29, 2018

Insiders Pose Supply Chain's Biggest Threat

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The recent report of Chinese hackers infiltrating tech giants Apple and Amazon brought to light the vulnerabilities on the production...

November 29, 2018 08:02 PM

Easyship, a Stripe for global e-commerce shipping, raises $4M

Tech -- TechCrunch - Easyship, a Hong Kong-based startup that aims to make international shipping for e-commerce as easy as payments, has closed a $4...

November 29, 2018 07:40 PM

A Quick Guide to Make Picking & Packaging More Efficient

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - Warehouses are an integral part of most industries - but order fulfillment can take a lot longer than is strictly...

November 29, 2018 12:48 AM

November 28, 2018

How a New Technology Can Disrupt the Global Supply Chain

Think -- Knowledge@Wharton - B_verify, a new blockchain-based system created by a team from Wharton, MIT and Boston College, brings greater transparency...

November 28, 2018 12:01 AM

November 27, 2018

Eliminate Barriers to Innovation Part III

SupplyChain -- Arena Solutions - Meeting Product Requirements and Streamlining Engineering Changes Throughout this series, we have been exploring how manufacturers...

November 27, 2018 11:23 PM

November 24, 2018

Black Friday Promises Good Things for Electronics OEMs

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Electronics are a popular purchases on Black Friday--here's a look at some of the statistics behind the holiday.

November 24, 2018 12:50 AM

BlueCargo optimizes stacks of containers for maximum efficiency

Tech -- TechCrunch - Meet BlueCargo, a logistics startup focused on seaport terminals. The company was part of Y Combinator's latest batch and recently...

November 24, 2018 12:31 AM

November 21, 2018

Reducing Emissions & Costs in the Electronics Supply Chain

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Here are three steps electronics manufacturers and their transportation providers are using a range of strategies and data-driven...

November 21, 2018 08:34 PM

USAF to use blockchain-based SIMBA Chain for its supply chain operations

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - The US Air Force (USAF) has announced it will begin using SIMBA Chain, the blockchain-based platform, in its supply chain...

November 21, 2018 08:33 PM

Adapt to the New Normal with Shipment Visibility

SupplyChain -- Logistics Viewpoints - With the advent of electronic logging devices and supporting technology, shippers can take advantage of unprecedented...

November 21, 2018 08:33 PM

6 Content Marketing Trends for the Supply Chain in 2019

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Here are six content marketing trends for 2019 for the supply chain and logistics industries.

November 21, 2018 08:32 PM

Tecsys buys OrderDynamics for $13.4 million

SupplyChain -- DC Velocity - Supply chain software tie-up will help 3PLs and retailers meet omnichannel needs, Tecsys says.

November 21, 2018 08:32 PM

Kindred's robots help retailers handle fulfillment centers - and take on Amazon

Tech -- TechCrunch - Since taking the reins as chief executive of Kindred at the beginning of the year, Jim Liefer has been focused on commercializing...

November 21, 2018 08:14 PM

TTI Adds Online Resource for China Tariff Info

Distribution -- EPS News - TTI, Inc. a leading specialty distributor of electronic components, has launched a new web microsite to update customers on the company's...

November 21, 2018 06:45 PM

November 20, 2018

Interest rates and fears of a mounting trade war send tech stocks lower

Tech -- TechCrunch - Shares of technology companies were battered in today's trading as fears of an increasing trade war between the U.S. and China and...

November 20, 2018 08:48 PM

Uh oh, Apple has reportedly cut production on all new iPhones

Tech -- Mashable - As the holidays approach, Apple's suppliers are not happy.

The company slashed production of all three of its new iPhone models -...

November 20, 2018 06:46 PM

E2open Ranked as the Leader with the Highest Overall Score in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Multienterprise Supply Chain Business Networks Report

Business Wire -- E2open, the one place in the cloud to run your supply chain, has been positioned by Gartner in the Leaders quadrant as the vendor with the highest...

November 20, 2018 02:00 AM

E2open's Supply Chain Workflows to Power Billions of Connected Mobile Devices

Business Wire -- E2open, the one place in the cloud to run your supply chain, today released its quarterly technology updates bringing customers significant enhancements...

November 20, 2018 01:57 AM

With supply chain security grabbing headlines, NIST moves to set new guidance

Infosec -- CSO Online - Cybersecurity in the supply chain is a dense, massively complicated topic that lies beyond the comprehension of all but a few dedicated...

November 20, 2018 01:18 AM

November 19, 2018

DHS Task Force Moves Forward on Playbooks for Supply Chain Security

Infosec -- Dark Reading - The public/private task force takes early steps toward securing the end-to-end supply chain.

November 19, 2018 05:27 PM

November 18, 2018

Expect Accountability from Supply Chain Operators & Partners

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - A recent wedding trip made me think about some one of the biggest complexities of moving products around the supply chain.

November 18, 2018 06:58 AM

November 16, 2018

Companies report double-digit growth in industrial IoT usage

SupplyChain -- DC Velocity - Industrial firms are getting more sophisticated in their use of IoT for asset management, customer services, IFS survey shows.

November 16, 2018 07:52 PM

25 Graduate Supply Chain Programs That Lead the Pack

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - More and more graduate programs are on hand for those who want to continue their supply chain education or gain new skills at a...

November 16, 2018 07:48 PM