Supply Chain Collaborator Digest

Connecting Logistics Thought Leaders

March 2016 Newsletter

Logistics Metrics You Didn't Know You Should Be WatchingLogistics Metrics You Didn't Know You Should Be Watching

What if there were a small, yet easily addressed oversight in your supply chain automation initiatives that was preventing your planning from achieving their full potential? Wouldn't you want to know about it and take immediate steps to close the gap once it had been identified?

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http://www.ultrashiptms.com/two-shocking-headlines-reinforce-retails-need-for-logistics-it/Two Shocking Headlines Reinforce Retail's Need for Logistics IT

Are there any retailers left who aren't feeling the urgency behind the need for more and better Logistics IT solutions to help them remain not only competitive, but viable? If so, we're continuing to cover the seemingly daily news stories about the travails of large retailers and the shifting environment that is wreaking havoc on what were once seemingly unshakable market leaders.

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Transport Topics Interview Subjects Get it wrong on Cloud LogisticsTransport Topics Interview Subjects Get it wrong on Cloud Logistics

The article, "Execs Weigh Pros and Cons of Cloud Computing" was a short piece long on misguided ideas about why, when and how to leverage logistics IT solutions. Let's break it down and inject some reality into the discussion.

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Top UltraShipTMS Application Developer Named ‘2016 Pro to Know'Top UltraShipTMS Application Developer Named ‘2016 Pro to Know'

March 15, 2016 – Fair Lawn, NJ – Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine, the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, recently announced the 16th annual listing of ‘Pros to Know' in the supply chain industry.

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