Building innovative thinking in supply chain leadership

Australia’s largest workwear provider, Workwear Group, partnered with Vative to implement Continuous Improvement initiatives – transforming organisational culture for the better across multiple domains. Here’s how it happened. Workwear Group (WWG) is Australia’s largest workwear provider, believing strongly that pride in what people do starts with what they wear. WWG began its operation supplying the… Continue reading Building innovative thinking in supply chain leadership

Tracking the digital transformation of the supply chain

Once a distant vision that few organizations could attain, the digital supply chain has come into full focus as companies across all industries adopt the technologies, re-imagine their processes and embrace the changes necessary to orchestrate an end-to-end digital supply chain. This can mean different things depending on the organization—some are further along on this… Continue reading Tracking the digital transformation of the supply chain

How Supply Chain Leaders Make Sustainability Their Core Mission

Much has been written about what it takes to run a successful supply chain in the era of “get it to me fast and get it to me cheap.” Supply chain professionals are looking for ways to store goods closer to customers by investing in micro fulfillment centers and to optimize their facilities so orders… Continue reading How Supply Chain Leaders Make Sustainability Their Core Mission

Connecting the dots with total supply chain visibility

project44’s Advanced Visibility Platform is its primary offering – a state of the art visibility platform offering unprecedented connectivity. Internationally renowned supply chain visibility provider project44 recently launched its first Australian office. MHD talked with the new team about its visibility platform – and why project44 is uniquely positioned to address today’s supply chain challenges… Continue reading Connecting the dots with total supply chain visibility

Supply Chain Compliance is About to Get a Whole Lot Tougher

Abigail Myers-Antiaye – the principal product compliance manager at Coupa In January 2023, the Germany Supply Chain Due Diligence Act will come into effect, requiring businesses to monitor supply chains for human rights violations and compliance with environmental standards. There has been supply chain legislation before whose goal was focused on making sure various aspects… Continue reading Supply Chain Compliance is About to Get a Whole Lot Tougher

Coles Liquor automates supply chain with Relex

21st April 2022 Australian retailer Coles Liquor has partnered with Relex Solutions to implement its Living Retail platform across its 931 stores. The Relex solution will service Coles Liquor’s Liquorland, First Choice Liquor Market and Vintage Cellars stores as well as five distribution centres throughout Australia, driving improved availability for Coles Liquor customers through supply… Continue reading Coles Liquor automates supply chain with Relex

Research Brief: TMS Tackles Supply Chain Challenges

By LM Staff ¡ April 21, 2022 We recently surveyed 260 Logistics Management readers who shared their experiences as they navigate the challenges of driver shortages, port congestion and lack of capacity as they try to ship goods in the quickest and most cost-effective way. Download this research brief where we share their pain points and critical priorities and how they… Continue reading Research Brief: TMS Tackles Supply Chain Challenges

5 Supply Chain Collaboration Essentials to Mitigate Disruptions

Disruption has become a new normal. Misalignment and disconnections in business can cause amplified problems in a disruptive environment. Few organizations are immune to the effects, which are acutely felt in supply chains — and the more complex they are, the greater the probability of interruptions. Supplier problems will cause a cascade of problems up… Continue reading 5 Supply Chain Collaboration Essentials to Mitigate Disruptions

Wenko achieves supply chain transparency with Setlog

The household goods specialist Wenko Wenselaar is accelerating the digitisation of its supply chain. From the third quarter of 2022 on, the family-owned company from Germany will manage its supply chain centrally using Setlog‘s cloud-based software tool OSCA. “The experience gained from the supply chain disruptions during the Covid-19 pandemic made us realise that production… Continue reading Wenko achieves supply chain transparency with Setlog

One Multinational’s Supply Chain Transformation Journey

Comand and Control Center Application from Kinaxis A large multinational is undergoing an impressive supply chain transformation that will run through 2023. While the company has several different goals, two key focuses are improved agility and resilience, and more autonomous planning. A Complex Supply Chain This is a public, multinational providing different types of electronic… Continue reading One Multinational’s Supply Chain Transformation Journey