New Products and Services: Supply Chain Management
Recommended Business Practices for Long-Distance Supply Chains,
The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG), a not-for-profit organization that helps companies operate at peak performance, has published Recommended Business Practices for Long-Distance Supply Chains, a comprehensive set of guidelines to identify waste, errors, and miscommunication across intercontinental ocean-going supply chains. "Companies expect global shipments will be late, so they build waste and inefficiency into their operations to compensate for a bad process," said J.
Appointment-Plus scheduling solution
StormSource Software has introduced Appointment-Plus, an online transportation management solution that automates the shipping and dock scheduling process.
Take Supply Chain (formerly ClearOrbit) announces the availability of the company's software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform called OneSCM.
JDA Executive S&OP Workbench
JDA Software Group Inc. has launched JDA Executive S&OP Workbench.
Multi-client distribution and fulfillment center network
Exel offers a new multi-client distribution and fulfillment center network that provides customers in the technology and aerospace sectors with a scalable and flexible supply chain solution.
LimeRoute is a Web-based global supply chain service that enables corporations to move goods in the most efficient way based on where they are needed and not based on the availability of their assets.
E2e SCE solution suite upgrade
RedPrairie Corp. offers a new release of its E2e supply chain execution solution suite.
HK Facility Services
HK Facility Services offers a multi-faceted approach to total aftermarket systems management.
TZA Consulting, a firm that helps clients optimize their warehouse and distribution operations, introduces a cost-effective slotting solution.
Savi has launched SmartChain 5.0, a platform and application suite with new capabilities to enhance the performance, business processes, and efficiency of supply chains for commercial and government customers.
DuraCycle Container Loop
Container Management Systems (CMS) announces the creation of the DuraCycle Container Loop, a solution that reduces overall supply chain costs, enhances the performance of intermediate bulk containers (IBCs), and provides an environmentally sound alternative for manufacturers. The DuraCycle Container Loop includes a patented liner, proprietary installation, and simplified logistics.
C3|PLUS strategic consulting service
ChemLogix, a company that provides logistics solutions to the chemical industry, announces its C3|PLUS strategic consulting service.
LOG-NET version 6.0
LOG-NET Inc., a supplier of international enterprise supply chain software solutions, has released LOG-NET version 6.0.
Food Service Management solution
RedPrairie Corp. has expanded its Food Service Management solution to serve more retail applications.
Supply Chain Solutions Department
TGW-ERMANCO can now help customers optimize supply chain practices through the company's Supply Chain Solutions Department.