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22Mar 2018

Ship movement planning. A constant level of operation is important for a port, it means workers and equipment don’t sit ideal and avoids rush periods where ships get backed up and can’t be efficiently loaded/unloaded. The most important way to balance the port busyness is to effectively schedule vessels. Ship movement planning in turn also helps […]

14Mar 2018

The U.S. supply chain is generally recognized as an integral part of the American economy. From Intel’s semiconductors to Microsoft’s enterprise software, the supply chain builds the goods and services that businesses need. But for all of its importance, no one has identified what industries comprise the U.S. supply chain economy, quantified the number and […]

06Mar 2018

Taking risks is difficult to do, especially when its the future of your business on the line. But to move your business forward, you must embrace risk and learn to calculate it. In this blog post, we explore the fundamental skills required to make a calculated business risk. 13 percent of businesses lead their business […]

02Mar 2018

If you are looking to upgrade your shipping logistics management, digital freight forwarding might be the best solution. Disruption of existing freight forwarding businesses by digital rivals comes in many forms. Some of the interlopers offer cloud-based e-forwarding services, or use models built on analysing rates and data and selling information. Others provide sales platforms, […]

20Feb 2018

Peningkatan aktivitas perdagangan elektronik (e-commerce) di sisi lain mendorong perkembangan sektor logistik. Inefesiensi logistik masih menjadi hambatan utama Indonesia dalam menghadapi perdagangan global, termasuk di era digital saat ini. Pasalnya, rasio logistik Indonesia terhadap Produk Domestik Bruto (PDB) masih jauh lebih tinggi dibanding negara lain. Data Kementerian Koordinator Bidang Perekonomian menunjukan bahwa rasio logistik Indonesia […]

09Feb 2018

Pengembangan bisnis dapat menjadi salah satu cara tercepat untuk membangun bisnis Anda. Berikut adalah sembilan cara yang dapat membantu perusahaan Anda menjadi yang paling terdepan. Pengembangan bisnis dapat menjadi salah satu cara tercepat untuk membangun bisnis Anda. Ini juga dapat mengambil banyak perhatian dan membutuhkan intensitas waktu. Pengembangan bisnis membutuhkan fokus, perencanaan, tenaga dan persisten. […]

06Feb 2018

In a world dominated by media images and symbolism, the difficult work of sustainably managing our organizations can take a back seat to the easier job of looking like we are accomplishing something. The operational reality of organizational behavior requires that we really understand the tasks being performed. Who does what, when and why? How […]

15Jan 2018

Land, staffing and access remain priorities. Distribution centre location and network design have become increasingly important issues for senior management, “and never more than in the current environment of uncertainty over trade relations and agreements,” states a recent report by location consulting firm The Boyd Company of Princeton, New Jersey. Transportation issues, labour availability, customer […]