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MIT's Mind-Blowing Solutions To the Nine Hardest Startup Problems

Deciding how big you want the company to be and change its strategy, organization, and processes while sustaining the culture.<p>If you aspire to be a successful startup leader, it helps to know how to solve the toughest challenges you'll face.<p>When I was a graduate student at MIT, professors …

Startups

Amazon packages can now be delivered to GM and Volvo vehicles

Amazon has announced that Amazon Key, the service that already enables in-home delivery and keyless guest access, now gives customers an option to …

Here's the actual dollar value of Amazon Prime

<i>This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence "E-Commerce Briefing" subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.</i><p>The actual value of Amazon Prime is estimated to be around $784 annually after all of its individual perks and benefits …

eCommerce

Port Tracker says import records could be broken in the summer months

New records are expected to be hit in three of the following months-with July at 1.88 million TEU for a 4.1% annual gain; August at 1.91 million TEU …

Fort Lauderdale

Srihari

The issue of deductions in payments to consumer goods companies by retailers – often called chargebacks - is a somewhat controversial subject, …

University of Tennessee

Green Supply Chain News: Highlight from Apple’s 2018 Supplier Responsibility Report

In mid-May, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), which sets rules for ocean shipping under an agreement among the vast majority of nations, …

North Sea

Calculando los cambios del SICE TAC 2017 -2018

La entrada de este mes pretende poner a disposición una herramienta en la que hemos venido trabajando a lo largo de los últimos meses. D...

Is Apple Supply Chain Really the No. 1? A Case Study

Everything about Apple Inc is the talk of the town. For example, the new iPad, iPhone, Apple Map or even the environmental and labor issues at its …

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What is “The New Retail”?

1 - What is “The New Retail” and what does it mean for brands and retailers in the U.S. and globally?<p>The New Retail is the complete integration of …

Logistics is the new black!

There I said it...<p><i>'Logistics is the new black.'</i><p>Over the last several years the word 'logistics' has subtly worked its' way further and further into …

Supply Chain Graphic of the Week: The Big Benefits of Carton Optimization

Ecommerce and changing order patterns generally are driving more and more customers orders to be shipped through parcel carriers - an expensive way …

Manufacturing

Srihari

SCDigest editor Dan Gilmore this week as usual wrote his annual summary of the Gartner Top 25 supply chains for 2018, with the list itself, a …

University of Tennessee

Supply Chain Newsmakers Video Series: A Cautious View of Blockchain in Supply Chain from Gartner's Klappich

There is no lack of hype about use of blockchain in the supply chain, that's for sure - though much of it from sources with a vested interest in its …

Manufacturing

PwC launches new blockchain-based supply chain system in Australia

The Australian division of leading multinational professional services firm PwC has unveiled a new blockchain-powered supply chain system that will …

Chamber of Commerce

DHL adds solar power to trucks

<b>DHL has developed thin film solar mats TRAiLAR, which are fitted to vehicle roofs and connected the vehicle’s battery or additional on-board</b> …

Solar Power

Comment: Industry 4.0 is disrupting the supply chain for good

<b>The impact of Industry 4.0 could easily be identified as a threat and a disruptor to the traditional supply chain. The truth is that, when deployed</b> …

Avanza estructuración del centro logístico para Buenaventura (Colombia)

La Agencia Nacional de Infraestructura de Colombia ha indicado que lidera en la región Pacífico, integrada por los departamentos de Valle del Cauca, …

España tendrá 165 parques logísticos para 2019

La buena salud del mercado logístico español se asoma por todas partes. El Observatorio Sectorial DBK de Informa calcula que el país contará en 2019 …

The Supply Chain Economy and the Future of Good Jobs in America

The U.S. supply chain is generally recognized as an integral part of the American economy. From Intel’s semiconductors to Microsoft’s enterprise software, the supply chain builds the goods and services that businesses need. But for all of its importance, no one has identified what industries …

Amazon Alexa And The Future Of Voice Commerce

Share Email<p>Voice commerce isn’t just about buying things. It’s also about returning things, exchanging things, tracking orders, reordering and …

Customer Service

Amazon to launch business delivery service — starting in Los Angeles

Amazon.com Inc. continues to reshape the delivery industry with a report today that the e-commerce giant plans to start offering a delivery service …

IBM and Maersk Are Creating a New Blockchain Company

IBM and Danish shipping giant Maersk are teaming up to form a new company whose aim is to commercialize blockchain technology—the nifty, shared …

How to navigate the sharing economy in 2018

<i>Editor's Note: The following is a guest post contributed by Bill McHenry, senior product manager at Omnitracs, an SaaS fleet management solutions</i> …

Blockchain will be the killer app for supply chain management in 2018

This year, blockchain testing programs will evolve from pilot tests to real-world platforms, and supply chain management is among the industries the …

Blockchain

Restaurant Megatrends 2018: Logistics Complicate Ambitious Delivery Algorithms

<i>We’ve just released our first annual restaurant industry trends forecast, Skift Megatrends 2018. You can read about each of the trends on Skift Table</i> …

Supply Chain News: Zara Testing Robotic System for In-Store Click and Collect Process

Well that didn't take long.<p>With the growing popularity of retail "click and collect" service, in which customers order on-line and then pick up their …

Supply Chain Thought Leadership Video Series: Transportation Frankenstorm to Worsen - What Shippers Can Do

Select your term of choice: Is it a transportation perfect storm, or as some are now starting to call it a "Frankenstorm?"<p>Whatever your pick, times …

Supply Chain by the Numbers for Week of March 22, 2018

170<p>That is how many electric trucks UPS will have in operation in London over the next few years, versus 52 currently, the company said in a rather …

Infor to digitise CargoTrans' ocean freight management

<b>Cloud applications specialist Infor has announced that CargoTrans International has selected the Infor GT Nexus Commerce Network to digitise its</b> …