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Logistics, Process

The Logistics Industry is Drowning in Paper

October 12, 2021

Via: Industry Today

Compared to many things, accounts payable (AP) processes in the logistics industry are relatively easy to explain. In the simplest terms, they involve shipping something from Point A to Point B, and sometimes via Point C. Regardless of what that […]


Process, Production

The challenges of mass customization in manufacturing

September 20, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Today, customers are not content with standard products, but are looking for differentiated and personalized goods or services. Thanks to the new information technologies and innovative manufacturing processes, mass customization has become available in a multitude of sectors. In this […]


Logistics, Process

Mid-year supply chain review

August 24, 2021

Via: Today's Medical Developments

Manufacturing and Supply Chain Expert, Lisa Anderson, MBA, CSCP, CLTD, President of LMA Consulting Group Inc., advises manufacturers and distributors to take a 360° mid-year review of their supply chains. LMA Consulting Group works with manufacturers and distributors on strategy […]


Logistics, Process

Redwood Logistics Green Efforts Reduce Carbon Footprint

August 12, 2021

Via: Industry Today

Whether it’s cutting back on the use of fossil fuels or finding better ways to use resources, supply chain sustainability has not only become critical in the fight against climate change, but also vital to the success of a business. […]


Process, R & D

Digital Transformation Roadmap for Manufacturing Industry

August 11, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

If several years ago only the bravest and most ambitious enterprises embarked on the digital transformation journey, today the industry landscape has changed. Now the digitalization of manufacturing and supply chain processes has become imperative. This holds especially true in […]


Logistics, Process

Streamline Your Supply Chain Strategy Using These 3 Steps

July 22, 2021

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Did you know that the supply chain of an organization impacts every single facet of the business? However, today’s supply chains are constantly changing, and leaders are being forced to reduce costs and increase efficiencies each step of the way. […]


Logistics, Process

Prep for Next Crisis with a Supply Chain Control Tower

July 9, 2021

Via: Industry Today

It seems the hits just keep on coming for global manufacturers. After a year of massive COVID-driven upheaval in the global supply chain, the Ever Given’s six-day blockade of the Suez Canal snarled passage for more than 400 ships and […]


Process, R & D

Smart Manufacturing Market Worth US$ 489.66 Bn by 2027

July 1, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

The growth of the market is driven by increasing demand for connected supply chains and knowledge-based manufacturing that are equipped with advanced modeling, sensing, control, and simulation capabilities. Smart manufacturing refers to a fully integrated and collaborative manufacturing system that […]


Logistics, Process

Manufacturing’s Playbook: A More Resilient Supply Chain

June 30, 2021

Via: Industry Today

We’ve hit the 100-day mark of Biden’s enforced supply chain review. The executive order is a welcome first step in the fortification of U.S. supply chains, especially when you consider 35% of manufacturers are likely to be disrupted over the […]


News

April 2021 US cutting tool orders up 26.3% from April 2020

June 24, 2021

Via: Today's Medical Developments

U.S. cutting tool consumption for April 2021 totaled $170 million, according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology. This total, as reported by companies participating in the Cutting Tool Market Report collaboration, […]