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Discrete Manufacturing (ERP)
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The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as or...
 

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Driving Costs Out of the Supply Chain: Inbound Logistics
One of the most neglected areas of the manufacturing and retail supply chain is the inbound logistics segment. Following best practices and creating a

freight carrier  requirements and on promised freight volumes. Using a single carrier (Core carrier) and eventually a 3PL organization that is able to leverage economies of scale by providing complete transportation services as well as warehousing, inventory management and distributed order management capabilities allows the 3PL to pass on the savings (accrued from economies of scale) to the end customer. The Core carrier handles all the freight requirements of the manufacturer and is responsible to handle relationships

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Discrete Enterprise Resource Planning (Discrete ERP) RFI / RFP Template

Financials, Human Resources, Manufacturing Management, Inventory Management, Purchasing Management, Quality Management, Sales Management, Product Technology Get this template

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Supply Chain Commerce Vendor Manhattan Broadens TMS Reach


Atlanta, Georgia-based Manhattan Associates is a renowned provider of supply chain management (SCM) solutions, and has deep roots in supply chain execution (SCE), and a leading position in the realm of warehouse management systems (WMS). Manhattan has also added many new capabilities to its portfolio throughout the years, such as transportation management (TMS), supply chain planning (SCP), and omni-channel enterprise order management. These capabilities have been “all the rage” and a new growth engine of late, causing Manhattan Associates to rebrand itself as a “supply chain commerce solutions” provider.

freight carrier  a growing shortage in freight capacity, shippers need to implement carrier-friendly operations to get the best rates. Research shows that shipping rates can increase by nearly 15 percent when shippers have to purchase service outside of their primary carriers. Thus, Manhattan TMS 2014 now features the ability to share transportation forecasts with carriers to be more efficient in the placement of transportation assets and improve carrier collaboration. New capabilities also are provided in conjunction Read More

Appointment Scheduling - Achieving the Positive Ripple Effect Part 3: An Illustration


Reducing wait time to just 17 hours per week would reflect a gain of approximately 32,160 miles per year by each trailer.

freight carrier  can translate to lower freight costs for shippers and receivers and minimized detention charges. Providing a centralized repository of order information, linked to shipments and appointments, promotes the adherence to delivery schedules required by Purchasing. In the end, when best practices are employed in appointment scheduling, distribution is streamlined, inventory is maintained at optimal levels and product is available to the end customer when it is desired. Advantages from appointment scheduling Read More

Case Study: Routing Guide Tender Management


To keep up with rising transportation-related costs, an industrial manufacturer realized it needed an automated transportation management system (TMS). Without a structured process to determine which carrier needed freight enders, management knew it was not always finding the right carrier and that often it was paying far more that it should. Learn about the TMS solution it used to gain real-time visibility and more.

freight carrier  determine which carrier needed freight enders, management knew it was not always finding the right carrier and that often it was paying far more that it should. Learn about the TMS solution it used to gain real-time visibility and more. Read More

Precision Software Achieves Oracle Validated Integration


Ongoing mergers in the enterprise applications continue to make strange bedfellows of fierce competitors. Most recently, Precision Software, a transportation and global trade management (GTM) division of QAD and a Gold level member of the Oracle Partner Network (OPN), announced that it has achieved Oracle Validated Integration of Precision Software Transportation Management System (TMS) Parcel

freight carrier  include parcel in their freight mix, and this was the driving force for the integration. The rating structures used by the parcel carriers differ significantly from other modes. Even within the parcel carrier industry, rating structures are not standardized, making them difficult to set up and keep current. Integration Details Precision’s solution specializes in parcel carrier shipping and provides a service to keep the content current. Its rating functionality has been exposed as a service to other Read More

Analysis of iBasis and Cisco Systems Joining Forces


Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO - news) and iBasis (NASDAQ: IBAS - news) today announced that they are joining forces to deliver carrier-class, IP-based, Unified Communications services.

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More Infrastructure Support for CyberCarriers


Lucent NetworkCare Professional Services and IBM Global Services have announced an alliance to help emerging service providers. The two organizations have teamed up to provide network based services to enterprises and consumers. Lucent is also offering their CyberCarrier Reference Architecture as a blue print for the end-to-end network.

freight carrier  Infrastructure Support for CyberCarriers More Infrastructure Support for CyberCarriers A. Turner - June 27, 2000 Event Summary On May 31, 2000, Lucent Technologies' NetworkCare Professional Services and IBM Global Services announced an alliance to help an emerging group of service providers, called CyberCarriers, deliver next-generation network-based services to enterprises and consumers. The alliance, combines IBM's expertise in integrated technology solutions, especially data center planning, design, Read More

Manugistics To Help Amazon.com In Global Expansion


In partnering with Manugistics, Amazon acknowledges the impact that uncontrolled transportation costs have on its business. Its move should embolden smaller Internet retailers to seek help in cutting costs and capturing elusive profits.

freight carrier  reduce costs and improve freight management. Amazon will also use Transport to automatically tender loads on the Internet, track inbound shipments, pay carriers, allocate freight costs, and run historical reports for improved transportation planning. Among Manugistics' more recent offerings, NetWORKS Strategy will allow Amazon to plan locations of distribution centers for its global expansion program to best optimize its business around constraints such as supplier lead times, fixed and variable costs, an Read More

Sterling Commerce TMS


Sterling Transportation Management System (TMS) provides shippers with on-demand, Web-based access to a collaborative logistics network of more than 6,400 carriers transacting over 3 million shipments per year. The software automates the manual tasks of spreadsheets, paper invoices, phone calls, and faxes with online carrier selection, freight routing, rating, tendering, and settlement. In addition to the collaborative logistics network, Sterling TMS provides transportation management capabilities, including planning, execution, settlement, and analytics.

freight carrier  with online carrier selection, freight routing, rating, tendering, and settlement. In addition to the collaborative logistics network, Sterling TMS provides transportation management capabilities, including planning, execution, settlement, and analytics. Read More

Oracle Transportation Management


Oracle Transportation Management delivers robust transportation planning and execution capabilities to shippers and third party logistics providers. It integrates and streamlines transportation planning, execution, freight payment, and business process automation on a single application across all modes of transportation, from full truckload to complex multileg air, ocean, and rail shipments. Oracle Transportation Management lowers transportation costs, improves customer service and asset utilization, and provides flexible, global fulfillment options. Oracle Transportation Management delivers the capabilities users need in an open-standards-based architecture that allows users to start with a single component or any mix of components, while giving users the flexibility to grow easily, without installing or reinstalling added functionality. Oracle Transportation Management can be used with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) or legacy order management system as well as any commercial best-of-breed or legacy warehouse management system (WMS). Oracle Transportation Management, part of the Oracle E-Business Suite, integrates with Oracle Order Management and Oracle Warehouse Management to ensure effective fulfillment of customer orders.  

freight carrier  streamlines transportation planning, execution, freight payment, and business process automation on a single application across all modes of transportation, from full truckload to complex multileg air, ocean, and rail shipments. Oracle Transportation Management lowers transportation costs, improves customer service and asset utilization, and provides flexible, global fulfillment options. Oracle Transportation Management delivers the capabilities users need in an open-standards-based architecture that Read More

Data Sheet: BestShippers TMS


If you’re looking for a transportation management system (TMS) that will automate all aspects of transportation execution from planning to reporting, consider the benefits of BestShippers TMS. Users have reported new opportunities to ship freight more efficiently and the ability to reduce freight spending by more than 13 percent. Learn how it can help you optimize loads and maximize control over day-to-day decisions.

freight carrier  new opportunities to ship freight more efficiently and the ability to reduce freight spending by more than 13 percent. Learn how it can help you optimize loads and maximize control over day-to-day decisions. Read More

The Demarc Extension and Its Role in the Enterprise Network Telecommunications Infrastructure


Demarc extensions have been a recurring gray area in the telecommunications industry for years. There is often misconception when it comes to who actually performs the Demarc extension. This confusion can lead to finger pointing and eventually a bad reputation for those involved. Understand the issues surrounding the Demarc extension and how they can be resolved from the very beginning.

freight carrier  Demarc Extension and Its Role in the Enterprise Network Telecommunications Infrastructure Demarc Extension Nationwide was developed by Concert Technologies to address the deregulation and associated FCC regulation that every circuit installed must have a demarc extension due to the separation required between the access provider's network and the premise at which the circuit is delivered. Source: Demarc Extension Nationwide Resources Related to The Demarc Extension and Its Role in the Enterprise Read More

E-commerce Grass Getting Greener


Two recent studies on the growth of business over the Internet agree that growth is still strong. The studies contain information about infrastructure growth and development costs as well as E-commerce revenues.

freight carrier  User Recommendations Freight train, freight train, goin' so fast is the refrain of an old folk song, and it fits the Internet economy to a 'T'. Both of these reports show tremendous strength in the internet economy, which of course is quite different from, and probably more important than strength in the stock market. The results from Texas suggest that the lower layers of the Internet economy are beginning to settle down - although with growth rates at greater than 50% the settling is only relative. Read More

Supply Chain Shorts for the Week of February 25, 2013


Yet another of our weekly news round-ups from the world of supply chain. This week, we bring you some brief (and not so brief) news from SAP, TradeCard, Apriso, TECSYS, Epic Data, Waterloo Software, and Fishbowl Inventory. His Eminence, Pope Benedict XVI, may be going off duty to hide from the world, but we aren’t. The office is open, the phones are working, and the Wifi is running. We are ready

freight carrier  ocean and new air freight management, transportation planning (manual and automated), cost distribution, and additional transportation management analytics and reports. The release contains, in particular, some functions specific for the freight forwarding industry, including added capabilities for airfreight order, capacity, cargo, and gateway management; comprehensive forwarding order and service product management; updates for ocean freight; manual and automated freight planning; and enhanced Read More