A Chat with Katie Kinraid

We are pleased to continue our 2021 series our fire-side chat column with key people in the supply chain industry. It is with particular pleasure to chat-up with Katie Kinraid, of BluJay Asia Pacific. Katie describes herself as “ passionate about driving efficiency & innovation in Supply Chain through technology” – a quality that is […]

Towards Successful Digital Transformation – Separating the hype from reality

Logistics and supply chains are integral parts of business operations in any industry, especially during an economic downturn. The transport and logistics industry, has seen several changes in business models in the last few years. The past two years has strongly focused the logistics industry to introduce innovative solutions to keep functioning despite many challenges. […]

Transforming Operating and Communication Protocols in the Supply Chain with Business Rugged Devices

PREAMBLE: The supply chain and logistics sector is  undergoing seismic transformation due to accelerated digitalisation of global trade and commerce. Companies now need to be communicating in real-time, while meeting higher demands and increase in volume of transactions. Having a built-for-purpose enterprise device is critical in such instances. Supply chains are now at the fore […]

Closing the Loop

Yas Marina Circuit, Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Overview Yas Marina Circuit is the venue for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The event is held on an annual basis receiving 60,000+ visitors over 4 days. Over the last decade Yas Marina Circuit has implemented a number of initiatives to improve the sustainability of its […]

Straw Pallets – A Game Changer?

Rising sea levels, deforestation, melting of the polar ice caps are all familiar words and phrases used in relation to our environment. For years scientists and activists have been lobbying the need to reduce our carbon footprint. Whilst there has been progress in terms of changing consumer demands and mindset, much remains to be done.   Pallets have been around since […]

Custom Build or Off-the-Shelf or a mix?

My conversation with an experienced user… I met a distributor online recently. She explained that she owned a Warehouse Management System, purchased a Proof of Delivery Software as a Service, implemented a licensed-to-use Accounting & Distribution System, deployed a customised online Order Management System and that she is struggling with fragmented data and documents across […]

AspireNXT helps Enhance employee productivity by Securing and Managing End User devices with VMware Workspace One

A Customer challenge…….. “A  reputable  and  leading logistics company in Singapore dealing in Freight Logistics, Warehouse Logistics and Customs Brokerage was facing a unique challenge. It had over 2000 devices distributed across geographies. They were looking to Replace traditional PCLM approaches with modern workforce. Manage new user onboarding workflows & integrate all existing IDP providers”. […]

Robotic Process Automation for the Logistics Industry

On July 8, 2021, Kok Kum Yeong, Presales Team Leader, ASEAN at RPA software company UiPath, and Paras Chadha, Vice President, Digital Innovations at IT services company Total eBiz Solution (TeBS), joined LogiSYM hosts Bob Gill and Raymon Krishnan to discuss ways in which the logistics industry can harness the full potential of Robotic Process […]

LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – August 2021

A Chat with Katie Kinraid This edition features an interview with Katie Kinraid, examines the practical aspects of digital transformation in business, discusses the impact of rugged devices on supply chain operations, explores strategies for creating efficient circular systems, and considers the potential of straw pallets as a transformative tool in logistics. Articles in this […]