Article

Supply Chain Network Design: Embrace the culture of modeling

Logistics Management, November 1, 2013

In order to manage through the new complexities of the global economy, our consulting team suggests that shippers need to establish new processes that consistently reassess supply chain and transportation networks. Here’s how to get it done.


Podcast

Forecastability and Demand Planning

Supply Chain Insights, August 15, 2013

In this podcast, Chainalytics’ Jeff Metersky joins Lora Cecere, Founder and CEO of Supply Chain Insights, to examine the evolution of Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) and how the Forecastability Index helps companies understand their forecasting potential.


Video

Horizontal Collaboration: What’s It All About?

SupplyChainBrain, July 9, 2013

Mike Kilgore, chief executive officer of Chainalytics, explains the practice of horizontal collaboration, and talks about how it can lead to more efficient use of manufacturing and logistics resources.


Video

How Kimberly-Clark Uses Freight Market Intelligence

SupplyChainBrain, May 29, 2013

Kimberly-Clark is deploying freight-market intelligence to optimize its transportation processes. A discussion with Matt Harding, principal of the transportation practice at Chainalytics, and Amy Bare, director of transportation rates and analysis with Kimberly-Clark.


Report

Cool Vendors in Supply Chain Services, 2013

Gartner (Membership Required), April 26, 2013

Supply chain service providers are combining software, highly skilled employees and enabling technologies, such as cloud computing and analytics, to deliver capabilities that augment existing supply chain organizations and help them minimize or avoid capital expenditures.


Article

Supply & Demand Chain Executive Announces 2013 “Pros to Know” Award Winners

Supply & Demand Chain Executive, February 14, 2013

This year’s 13th annual “Pros to Know” program awards an increased number of supply chain providers and practitioners.  Featuring Chainalytics’ Tom Blanck.


Article

Trade Groups Launch Transportation Collaboration Project

Supermarket News, February 5, 2013

The Consumer Goods Forum, Food Marketing Institute and Grocery Manufacturers Association have launched an initiative to identify opportunities for retailers and manufacturers to share transportation capacity in order to improve efficiencies and deliveries.