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White Paper: Cover Your Assets: Auditing Freight Invoices Saves BIG

March 11, 2014

 You insure your house and your car. Yet, many companies do not protect themselves with the same sense of security for one of their largest business expenses – transportation costs. 

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White Paper: 7 Dirty Little Secrets of Parcel Shipping

March 11, 2014

Parcel carriers employ many little known, but highly detrimental tactics to confuse of take advantage of their shipper clients – all in the interest of generating carrier revenue.

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Supply Chain Segmentation Enabled: Why Focusing on Operations and Using New Technology Makes All the Difference

December 9, 2013

Today's supply chains -- stretched by globalization, outsourcing, and the rapid proliferation of SKUs and product configurations -- are exceedingly complex. They're also exceedingly hard to manage. Companies know that in order to provide customers with more customization, more service, and more intimacy than ever, they need to segment their supply chain. But most still rely on a "one-size-fits-all" approach.

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Holistic Supply Chain Management

A tactical approach to improving supply chain operations with a focus on working capital management
January 28, 2013
There's been a renewal of interest in the past few years around working capital management in the supply chain.
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Five Steps to a High-Performance Supply Chain

October 2, 2012
A guide to reaching new levels of agility by enhancing ERP software with collaborative cloud technology
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IDC Manufacturing Insights: Supply Chain in the Cloud -- Looking Beyond Total Cost of Ownership

September 28, 2012
Cloud offers the potential to not only transform how supply chain organizations procure IT capabilities, but also to fundamentally change how they manage business processes.
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The Omnichannel Retail Supply Chain: How Technology and Networks Delivered in the Cloud Will Separate the Winners and Losers in the Eyes of Today's Consumer

September 28, 2012
Right now, retail is undergoing a transformation spurred by new technology and consumer demands. Buyers hold the power in this market -- and retailers are making a move towards omnichannel to stay relevant.
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Globalization and Global Trade Drive Renewed Focus on Supply Chain Visibility

How Lenovo gets visibility through the GT Nexus cloud technology platform
January 4, 2012
Aberdeen research shows 78% of Chief Supply Chain Officers identify visibility as top priority. This sector insight report from Aberdeen describes strategic actions companies are taking and rolls up other key findings and recommendations from past supply chain visibility research studies.

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The Missing Link to Supply Chain Visibility Success

October 10, 2011
In today’s globally outsourced business environment, most of the data that companies need to run their supply chains resides with partners, and typically in the systems of those partners.
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Why Is Now the Right Time to Be C-TPAT Certified?

A White Paper by Integration Point
July 21, 2011

It has been a little less than ten years since the development and implementation of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) program. What began with seven charter members has now expanded into a partnership program of over 10,000 participants, covering all entities involved in the global supply chain. Although growth of the program over the years has been impressive, with over 810,000 U.S. importers1 and over 11,000 active U.S. customs brokers alone, there is still great opportunity to increase participation in the program.

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KC SmartPort Momentum

Kansas City SmartPort Momentum 2013 focused on 3PLs, the issues facing the industry, and the role or logistics in economic development



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

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World-Class Warehousing and Material Handling, 1st Edition

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.

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