LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – September 2019

Delivering Digital Technology to the Supply Chain This edition provides a guide for digital transformation in supply chains, discusses the integration of digital technologies, explores the realities and misconceptions of fourth-party logistics relationships, and examines flexible approaches to warehousing. Articles in this edition include:

5 Critical Steps to Supply Chain Digital Transformation Projects – LogiSYM September 2019

[vc_single_image image=”10768″ img_size=”large” qode_css_animation=””]With digital transformation projects being commonplace in most organisations, supply chain transformation is almost the last frontier to be tackled. According to a McKinsey study, the average supply chain has a digitisation level of 43 percent.  The smallest of five business areas surveyed.  Not only that, a meager 2 percent of executives […]

Delivering Digital Technology to the Supply Chain – LogiSYM September 2019

[vc_single_image image=”10760″ img_size=”large” qode_css_animation=””]With recent advances in new technology, the promise for supply chain transformation can now be realised. The combination of technology to track, monitor, analyse and suggest is enabling the management of supply chains to change fundamentally. With ever greater complexity across the supply chain, this advance in technology is necessary, whether it […]

4PL Relationships: Realities and Misconceptions – LogiSYM September 2019

[vc_single_image image=”10741″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center” qode_css_animation=””]The term 4PL was first introduced by Arthur Andersen (now Accenture) in 1996[1]. Now, almost a quarter century later, there are still various misconceptions about what a 4PL does and how it  adds value to customer supply chains. In 2018, the 4PL estimated global market size was US$54 billlion. By 2027, […]

Warehousing À La Carte – LogiSYM September 2019

[vc_single_image image=”10733″ img_size=”large” alignment=”center” qode_css_animation=””]The Fourth Industrial Revolution has brought about a broad range of technologies that are emerging – bundled in solutions – in all parts of the economy. Also, the logistics industry is changing and faces first signs of disruption. One area which has resisted digitization for some time is warehousing. This, despite […]