Tag: digital supply chain

Live Supply Chain Situational Awareness: Global Intelligent Visibility

  The events of the last year, including the pandemic, blockage of the Suez Canal, and port congestion have undoubtedly highlighted vulnerabilities in global supply chains. To avoid or mitigate disruptions, global supply chain leaders must have full transparency and live situational awareness of their end-to-end supply chains. In our previous blogpost, we touched on the ways customers leverage TransVoyant’s Global Intelligent Visibility (GIV) as the foundation for quickly gaining real-time transparency and live situational…
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Live Supply Chain Situational Awareness: Hurricane Larry Use Case

According to the Freight Waves most recent article, over the last week (week of 09/05/21), Larry became the third major hurricane of this year’s Atlantic season, forcing container ship captains to steer clear as the storm passed the island of Bermuda this week, headed towards eastern Canada. How can you proactively plan for and manage supply chain disruptions caused by natural weather events, such as Larry? Our customers are in the midst of responding to this…
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Predicting Lead Times, Throughput and Variability

As we’ve seen through events such as the Covid19 pandemic, Yantian port congestion, and Suez Canal blockage, real-world conditions are constantly changing the planning and execution of global supply chains. Supply chain variability causes significant damage to shareholder value, operational efficiency, trading partner trust, and customer satisfaction. What do we mean by variability? It comes in many forms. So, how do global supply chain leaders improve their ability to understand and dynamically act upon real-time conditions?…
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Live Global Supply Chain Situational Awareness: Perfect Supply Chain Data

According to the results of our recent survey conducted in partnership with Pharma IQ one of the dominant challenges global enterprises face while improving supply chain transparency is harnessing and harmonizing data. Many business leaders question if Perfect Supply Chain Data is a dream or reality? When the Ever Given container ship was stranded in the Suez Canal in March 2021, the importance of access to real-time information along supply chains was emphasized, particularly in…
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What is a Supply Chain Control Tower, Anyway?

If you ask ten different executives to define a supply chain control tower, you will probably get ten different answers. Our CEO, Dennis Groseclose, shares his insight on the hype and common misinterpretations around the term… First, the word “tower” means more than we think. It evokes images of an airport control tower, standing high above the planes, baggage carts, and ground-based personnel. Someone standing in a control tower has full visibility of all these…
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