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

Internet of Things helps NZ glass manufacturer AGP disrupt industry with four-day supply delivery

Architectural Glass Products owns more than 1750 delivery trolleys, which transport its fragile glass products. It needed a way to track these assets so it could provide its four-day order-to-delivery services. This is why it opted for Pollin8’s Track solution and Thinxtra’s 0G Network to maintain service levels as well as prevent losses and delays. … Continue reading Internet of Things helps NZ glass manufacturer AGP disrupt industry with four-day supply delivery

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

Industrial real estate market conditions remain tight, with space in short supply, reports CBRE

The ongoing theme of demand exceeding supply, within the industrial real estate market, remains fully intact, according to data issued this week by Los Angeles-based industrial real estate developer CBRE. CBRE explained that following a record year, in the U.S. industrial real estate market in 2021, market conditions carried over into the first quarter, with… Continue reading Industrial real estate market conditions remain tight, with space in short supply, reports CBRE

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

Editor’s Choice: What Does the SEC’s Climate Disclosure Proposal Mean for Supply Chains?

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Choice” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice. This article is from GEP and look at the impact of the SEC’s climate disclosure proposal. With so much current focus on sustainability and climate change, it should not… Continue reading Editor’s Choice: What Does the SEC’s Climate Disclosure Proposal Mean for Supply Chains?