LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – August 2020

Accelerate Digitisation in the Supply Chain This edition discusses strategies for economic rebound post-pandemic, the advantages of eCommerce for retailers and consumers, strengthening supply chains through digitalization, improving spare parts logistics, and identifying opportunities for robotic process automation in digital supply chains. Articles in this edition include:

The path to recovery from COVID-19

e-Commerce delivery overview in Southeast Asia   The first half of 2020 has been a rollercoaster ride for global and regional e-commerce logistics, setting off supply and demand shocks throughout the industry. Parcel Monitor tracks parcels all over Southeast Asia. Data collected from billions of parcels over the last 5 years, allows us to analyze […]

10 Huge Benefits of eCommerce Businesses for Retailers & Buyers

Online transactions has become an essential behaviour all over the world these days. From the farthest African town to the streets of London, modern technology are applied to purchase online and businesses strive to respond to the increasing demand for online shopping. With this tremendous increase in online business, companies and brands are developing online […]

Digitalisation of Supply Chains: Supply Chain Resilience, Responsiveness and Renewal

  Taking a digital-first approach   Emerging retail logistics start-up blu, has moved into its brand new state-of-the-art facility. Dubbed the ‘blu eCommerce Hub’, the new facility spans more than 7,000 square metres, expanding blu’s operational capacity multifold. It functions as the base of blu’s operations, housing a technologically-enabled warehouse space, robotically-powered fulfilment systems, and […]

Optimising M&M Spares Supply Chain

10% increase in both forecast accuracy and revenue 15% decrease in inventory 10% increase in service levels   Improved productivity   With Blue Yonder capabilities, Mahindra & Mahindra Spares Business Unit (M&M SBU) now has greater visibility regarding demand, inventory, supply and distribution plans and are able to make more accurate and timely supply chain […]

Capitalising on Supply Chain Digitisation with Robotic Process Automation – 10 Areas of Opportunities

A digital workforce weaves together disconnected automation tools – Robotic Process Automation (RPA), AI, and machine learning – to think, act and analyse the way a human worker would, and work alongside humans. RPA as it is also referred to, has the capability to transform supply chain management. RPA can automate critical yet repetitive processes, […]

Accelerate Digitisation in the Supply Chain – Leveraging a Data-driven Approach to Optimisation

Founded in 2001, Seamless Distribution Systems (SDS) listed on the NASDAQ First North Premier are renowned for enabling the digitization of sales and distribution processes across more than 50 markets. With a key focus on emerging markets around the world, SDS process over US$14B worth of transactions annually.   SDS built its reputation for success […]

LogiSYM Digital 2020: COVID-19 Is A Wake-Up Call for Supply Chains to Ramp Up Business Continuity & Security

With COVID-19 disruptions, many companies are grappling with security issues and facing challenges to stay in the game. In the recent LogiSYM Digital 2020 on 25th June, Supply Chain Security in the post COVID-19 world panel, moderator and Director at ESP Consult, Joe Lombardo, discussed the topic with invited supply chain experts –Tony Lugg, Chairman […]