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Georgia Tech - The Supply Chain and Logistics Institute

Supply chains and the power of artificial intelligence

Alexandra Brintrup
IfM

Supply chain analytics isn’t a new concept – in fact the manufacturing sector has long been an enthusiastic adopter of data-driven techniques. So apart from a fancy new name, what’s really new?

A combination of three emerging developments is changing the game:

  1. Computational power, enabling us to do difficult calculations in real time
  2. Powerful new algorithms can automate analysis and decision-making
  3. And, crucially, new and previously untapped sources of data are emerging

We should also remember that ‘supply chain analytics’ is an umbrella term, referring to a multitude of capabilities. There is no single solution that works for every organisation: it depends on the nature of the supply chain, the organisational strategy and priorities, and the information that is available.

And not every capability is appropriate for every organisation – they should not be

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How to Thrive in a World of Commoditized Logistics

Commoditization. That’s a scary word and it’s an industry trend that many of us working in logistics services have recognized as a growing threat. So it’s both refreshing and comforting to discover in this new EFT white paper, How to Thrive in a World of Commoditized Logistics, that leading shipper  >>


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Logistics Coordinator
     
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Logistics Supervisor (Second shift)
     
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U.S. manufacturing operating conditions improve for the first time since February
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Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Even industries driven by the strictest safety and environmental regulations are capable of reducing their costs. Our solutions improve each phase of the chemical logistics supply chain, to increase your supply chain performance, improve predictability and mitigate potential problems before they arise. B...


Fashion Retailers Could Be Left Paying the Price If They Donít Take Advantage of AI

Setting the right price has always been a complex question for fashion retailers. On the one hand, a high price will risk losing customers – according to McKinsey, customers will not return to a retailer if...


Education
 
21
Sep
2020
APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) Boot Camp
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
27
Oct
2020
Demand-Driven Supply Chain Strategy
     Georgia Tech Global Learning Center
27
Oct
2020
Supply Chain Project Management: Vendor Selection & Management
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus
 9 
Nov
2020
Supply Chain Project Management: Effectively Managing Transformation Projects
     Georgia Tech Savannah Campus

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Resources
 
HOYER: Future-Proofs System for Managing Intermodal Rail, Road, and Sea Transport to Meet High Growth Potential

HOYER is an independent family enterprise that dates back to 1946, and which has become one of the world’s leading bulk-logistics providers, offering comprehensive transport services and complex logistics soluti...

Five Essential Elements that Transform Transportation Management

Superior transportation management planning is characterized by optimized planning, proactive carrier management, improved visibility, and comprehensive control over operations and freight accounting. This white paper ex...


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