Flexibility for the Win - Inbound Logistics
Retail, Technology , Retail LogisticsA majority (73%) of retailers say that artificial intelligence and machine learning can add significant value to their demand forecasting processes, and more than half say it will improve other critical supply chain capabilities, finds a global supply chain study from LLamasoft.In contrast, underperforming retailers have not moved away from strategies designed to find the lowest cost of manufacturing.While 56% of overperforming retailers, also known as "retail winners," use technology to model contingency plans for supply chain disruption, only 31% of retailers that are not overperforming do the same, the research finds. Overall, 56% of retailers say they struggle with the ability to respond to rapid shifts, and lack of flexibility costs them during disruptions such as COVID-19, with many seeing a big drop in revenue, the study says. Additionally, 73% of retail winners monitor capacity, which allows them to prepare for sudden fluctuations in demand and supply, compared to 35% of retailers that are not overperforming. This indicates that retail winners are outperforming the competition by predicting and preparing for the future, LLamasoft says.Retail winners are taking the following steps to separate themselves from the pack, according to LLamasoft's research: 53% of retail winners invest in data scientists who are competent in data analysis and modeling tools, versus only 22% of underperforming retailers. 80% of retail winners place a high value on demand forecast modeling using macro indicators versus 65% of underperforming retailers. 53% of retail winners rank geopolitical issues such as tariffs, trade wars, and changing consumer demand as their top three challenges versus 23% of underperforming retailers. 46% of average or underperforming retailers focus on cost at the expense of flexibility, versus 38% of retail winners.
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Europe has many ports, and five important container ports are Hamburg in Germany, Rotterdam in Holland, Felixstowe in UK, Antwerp in Belgium, Le Havre in France. Almost all the goods are transported via these five ports. In addition, cargo from China to Bremerhaven, Arkhangelsk, Bergen, Amsterdam, Bilbao, Aarhus, Belfast, Alesund, Copenhagen, Dublin, Dunkirk, Gothenburg, Gdynia, Gavle, Helsingborg, Helsinki, Kaliningrad, Kotka, Kristiansand, Liverpool, Bristol, Oslo, Tallin, Palmas, Odessa and so on in Europe also popular which makes us the best freight forwarders.
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A Comprehensive Guide to Understanding Charges Container Detentionand Demurrage
Container detention and demurrage are vital aspects of the logistics industry, playing a significant role in the efficient movement of goods. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore the definitions, differences, and strategies to manage container detention and demurrage effectively. Whether you are an importer, exporter, or logistics professional, understanding these concepts is essential to avoid unnecessary costs and delays.
Railway Transport: Enhancing Connectivity and Economic Development in Central Asia, CIS, Russia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Turkey, and Europe
Explore the advantages and significance of railway transport in Central Asia, CIS, Russia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Turkey, and Europe. Learn about the characteristics, safety regulations, means of transport, and international railway services.
SEA FREIGHT FROM China TO Canada
If you are planning to import/export to and from china to Canada, you need info on the top sea ports in Canada. Canada has more than 500 port facilities all over the country. 17 of these ports are Canada Port Authorities due to their national, regional, strategic, and international significance. And considering their strategic role, the government of Canada invests hundreds of millions of dollars on them. Canadian Port Authorities are responsible for the handling of more than 60% of the marine commercial tonnage. In this article, we will talk about the top 10 sea ports in Canada.
Q: What is the Third-party Fulfillment Service?
A: Third-party fulfillment providers do more. They do kitting/assembly, value-added services, and give you more shipping method to choose. One of the advantages of drop ship is you don’t need to handle the packages, which reduces a lot of hassle. But this also makes the packing customization impossible. Third-party fulfillment providers can do a lot of work for the store owners before the packages are shipped, such as kitting, assembly, adding marketing inserts, because they receive products from multiple suppliers and process them together. Third-party fulfillment providers can make more flexible shipping solutions for the store owners, because global shipping is what they do , they have more experiences than the suppliers.