A Milestone Day for Global Trade and the Ongoing Supply Chain Management Implications

The Supply Chain Matters blog provides a reflection on a significant day for global trade implications and that geo-political forces foretell a very challenging 2020 in global customer demand and supply management.

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Featuring December 13th Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech

The Supply Chain Matters blog features our December 13, 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech, a brief synopsis of noteworthy supply chain management focused technology news which we believe would be of specific interest to our global-based blog readership. Included in this edition are noteworthy announcements and/or developments related to: SAP and project44, LeanDNA, Panorays, TruceCommerce, Plus.ai and GreyOrange.

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Two Added and Explosive Revelations Involving the Boeing 737 MAX

The Supply Chain Matters blog calls reader attention to two new revelations concerning the ongoing Boeing 737 MAX aircraft grounding crisis, scheduled to be shared today before a U.S. Congressional Review committee. From our Supply Chain Matters lens, such revelations likely have major implications for Boeing and the manufacturer’s associated supply network partners moving forward.

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Thud Across the U.S. Trucking Industry- The Declared Bankruptcy of Celadon Group

The Supply Chain Matters blog reflects on a significant thud that echoed across the U.S. trucking industry with the untimely announcement that nationwide carrier Celadon Group was forced to file for bankruptcy and cease operations. While the development was mostly self-inflicted, it adds to a year of multiple announcements of suspended operations among various U.S. trucking firms.

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Featuring December 6 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech

The Supply Chain Matters blog features our December 6, 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech, a brief synopsis of noteworthy supply chain management focused technology news which we believe would be of specific interest to our global-based blog readership. Included in this edition are highlights related to noteworthy announcements and/or developments related to: Flipkart and Shadowfax, Nulogy, Impinj.

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Kroger’s Online Digital Transformation Meets Realities of Near-Term Business Performance

The Supply Chain Matters blog features an updated commentary focused on U.S. grocery and food retailer Kroger, and this retailer’s efforts to transform itself into various forms of online and in-store digital experiences.

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Preliminary 2019 Black Friday and Cyber Monday Online Sales Data Points to Mixed Results

Supply Chain Matters blog Executive Editor and supply chain management industry analyst Bob Ferrari reflects on recently reported Black Friday and Cyber Monday holiday sales volumes and the challenges remaining for retail, supply chain and customer last-mile logistics fulfillment teams.

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Be Cautious in Interpreting Latest Global Manufacturing and Supply Chain Indices for November

Supply Chain Matters blog Executive Editor and supply chain management industry analyst Bob Ferrari reflects on recently reported November 2019 global production and supply chain activity data, reminding readers not to focus on a single month of data but on overall intersections of data.

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The Bar in Online and In-Store Customer Fulfillment Grows

The Supply Chain Matters blogs provides commentary highlighting a recent Oracle Retail sponsored survey: Setting the Bar: Global Customer Experience Trends 2019, along with some important takeaways for readers.

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