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Machine Learning is the Panacea the Holiday Supply Chain Needs

Machine Learning can help solve supply chain issues
With the holidays officially in full swing and consumers locking in their last-minute shopping needs, the dreaded continuous disruption of the global supply chain comes into acute Read more

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Simply Shipped: How Technology Accelerates Logistics Engines
September 30, 2022
 Since the COVID-19 pandemic erupted, we have constantly been hearing about supply chain shortages and backups causing delays in product deliveries in multiple sectors. Sanil Mahajan, Global Head – Read more
Beyond the Concept: Managing the Risk of Using Out-of-Date Parts and Products in a Facility
September 30, 2022
 Facilities can ill afford to have equipment go down with today’s supply chain challenges. Lost hours could quickly become lost days if a replacement is unavailable. Sam Cafferata, Principal Engineer Read more
Highlights of the 2022 Battery Show
The Most POWERFUL Conference of the Year, The Battery Show 2022
September 30, 2022
Grant Harrell, host of Are We There Yet? had the pleasure of attending Informa Markets’ The Battery Show in Novi, Michigan from September 13-15, 2022. The show featured the latest trends and topics Read more
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Machine Learning is the Panacea the Holiday Supply Chain Needs
December 17, 2021
With the holidays officially in full swing and consumers locking in their last-minute shopping needs, the dreaded continuous disruption of the global supply chain comes into acute Read more
Retailers Invested in Fulfillment and Demand Forecasting Post-Pandemic. Will it Pay Off for Black Friday?
November 24, 2021
  Black Friday is right around the corner, marking the first climax of the holiday shopping season. As early as last year, retailers have been gearing up for months now for a Read more
Is the Supply Chain Ready for Black Friday?
November 18, 2021
  Key Points: The future of the supply chain is still undetermined. More companies pulled their inventory to warehouses earlier this year. The U.S. may consider Read more
As Holiday Demand Increases, How Should Retailers Prepare for a Holiday Surge?
October 25, 2021
  Key Points: Consumers who've tried out the latest conversational channels expect brands to create a unique and personalized shopping experience that can also meet their Read more
Why Can’t the Supply Chain Solve its Oversight Issues?
September 1, 2021
  The challenges brought about by COVID-19 have revealed weaknesses and deficiencies within our supply chain. More transparency is needed and better communication between Read more
New Data Shows Downtrend in Brick and Mortar Holding into 2021
December 24, 2020
Shopping in the modern world looks much different now than it did at the beginning of the year. In fact, numbers were up before the pandemic. Looking to the end of 2020, dramatic Read more
Slow Retail Sales Forecast a Tame Holiday Season
November 23, 2020
Retail sales were up in September but just barely, according to reports by NPR. A .3% gain fell short of the .5% projections. Shoppers are cautiously entering brick and mortar stores again, Read more
Retailers See Huge Growth for Cyber Monday
December 4, 2019
  Retailers saw another jump in the amount of business does on Cyber Monday in 2019. How much did holiday shoppers spend? Find out in this excerpt from Business Casual with Daniel Litwin Read more