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Why The Barcode Has to Evolve ─ A CSCMP Hot Topic
In an age when consumers expect to be able to access real-time information about the products they buy, the time has come to rethink the role of the U.P.C. barcode, and help industry adopt robust two-dimensional codes that provide dynamic information instantaneously through a single smartphone scan.
Download this CSCMP Hot Topic written by Melanie Nuce, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development at GS1 US.
Improving the Odds of Delivering Measurable ERP Benefits: Seven Steps to Success ─ A CSCMP Hot Topic
Deriving value from an enterprise resource planning (ERP) transformation is not an unrealistic goal. What is troubling, however, is how many firms fail to realize any top- or bottom-line improvements from their ERP transformations; according to Gartner, up to 75% of these do not meet their objectives.
Download this CSCMP Hot Topic written by Alex Jay, Principal at Liberty Advisor Group.
Human Centric Design ─ A CSCMP Hot Topic
Attracting and retaining quality labor is one of the biggest supply chain challenges companies face today. The question is "what can or should we consider doing differently?". This position paper reflects on a number of ideas that companies can employ to help with this challenge.
Download this CSCMP Hot Topic written by Rich Thompson, International Director, at JLL.
nVision Global Contract Management ─ A CSCMP Hot Topic
A contract management tool provides the ability to store and manage a shippers pricing rates/tariffs. Having a tool that is integrated to a TMS gives ability to auto rate to ensure routing guide is followed that drives efficiency and reduced freight spend.
Download this CSCMP Hot Topic written by Dave Maddox, SVP Global Supply Chain Sales at nVision Global.