Maximizing the efficiency of a distribution center demands continuous analysis and strategic planning; therefore, it is essential to consider whether the layout helps the operation and productivity.
As the complexity of the supply chain grows, the need for tech solutions with increased transparency and visibility for better decision making grows too.
Brands competition for shelf space is increasing in the big retail chains to ensure they stay in the minds of consumers and to procure potential income; however, it is not an easy thing to accomplish.
Because of COVID-19, the logistics industry is monitoring the supply of medical goods across the globe as well as its impact, likely interruptions, and shortages.
The lack of security faced by Latin America’s supply chains is a challenge to be solved because it results in heavy financial losses and lowers the region’s competitiveness.
Inventory management is a process that requires planning, organization, and training. That is why, inventory consignment for hospitals is a good way to improve the logistics of hospitals, clinics, and pharmacies.
According to Americas Market Intelligence, these are some of the opportunities arising for logistics from the crises caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
The growth of the coronavirus pandemic has crated major changes in consumer habits, which has also led to interruptions in all the supply chains.
As the coronavirus pandemic grows, companies throughout the world have increased their response capabilities and have taken extraordinary measures to deliver their products and meet the new consumer habits.
Cross-border is the exchange of goods over a border. In the last years, global trade has caused a substantial increase in cross-border transportation, which, in turn, has created great opportunities for internationalization for companies of all sizes.
If peak seasons exist for businesses, specially retailers, they also exist for freighters and loaders. In broad terms, this season begins with the school start and encompasses Black Friday, Cyber Monday, the Holiday Season, and end on New Year’s Eve.