|Recorded interviews with key executives and subject-matter experts addressing global trade management issues and compliance.|
Calculating a true landed cost for global sourcing directly correlates with the profitability of purchased goods. However, few companies can command real-time visibility in to all the costs involved for cross border movements. In this podcast, World Trade 100 and Amber Road highlight how a comprehensive global trade platform that converges both logistics and compliance costs can deliver true landed cost visibility.
Speaker: Hung Lee, Senior Product Manager, Amber Road
Management Dynamics, a provider of Global Trade Management solutions for importers, exporters, and logistics service providers, has announced that they are now Amber Road. Scott Byrnes, Vice President of Marketing at Amber Road, explains the reasons behind the name change, and sheds light on what exciting changes are still to come.
Every manufacturer has an assurance of supply problem to some extent due to the complexity of global sourcing. For years, manufacturers were blessed with high margins but margins have grown paper thin. You can’t fill up your distribution centers with excess inventory – not only is there a cost factor but the pace of business and consumer buying trends causes goods to quickly turn obsolete. Assurance of supply provides the speed and agility that is essential to being able to compete in today’s market.
Speaker info: Diane Palmquist, VP Manufacturing Industry Solutions
Filled with proven operational solutions, it will guide managers as they develop a warehouse master plan, one designed to minimize the effects of supply chain inefficiencies as it improves logistics accuracy and inventory management - and reduces overall warehousing expense.