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How To Overcome Nature's Impact Over Global Supply Chains
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How To Overcome Nature’s Impact On Global Supply Chains

This past year witnessed an unusually large number of devastating natural disasters all across the world. From the multiple hurricanes which have battered South America…
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Three Mindsets Logistics Providers Can Change To Become More Competitive In 2018

2017 was a big year for the logistics industry, from Amazon’s continued expansion, putting pressure on retailers to solve last mile fulfillment challenges, to the…
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Illustration of digital solutions used to remove friction points in supply chain
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Frictionless: Improve Four Friction Points In Your Supply Chain

In my previous blog post, ‘Frictionless: The New Supply Chain Competitive Advantage,’ I wrote about the problem that Gravity Supply Chain Solutions has set out…
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Frictionless supply chain increases your competitive advantage
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Frictionless: The New Supply Chain Competitive Advantage

Earlier this month Gravity Supply Chain Solutions hosted its first ever Community Day. It was a significant milestone for us, as it’s something that we’ve…
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Selecting Supply Chain Visibility Platform
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Selecting The Best Supply Chain Visibility Platform: “A Logistics Provider’s Guide”

In Sept 2017, I had the opportunity to demonstrate our supply chain visibility platform at the Cargo Club of Australia in their quarterly business event.…
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Link Between Supply Visibility and Last Mile fulfilment, red truck
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The Link Between Supply Chain Visibility And “Perfecting The Last Mile”

A survey of 100 top logistics IT providers, by Inbound Logistics, revealed that 72 percent of shippers cited visibility as their most critical challenge.
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Gravity Supply Chain Visibility Software Automate
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How To Close The Third-Party Logistics Technology Gap

To allow 3PLs and freight forwarders to compete, they must make a shift towards providing technologies that help shippers overcome supply chain visibility obstacles.
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Global Logistics Provider Gains Revenue With Real Time Visibility

Learn how a global logistics provider developed a key competitive advantage, won new, significant pieces of business, and gained substantial efficiencies by automating manual tasks.…
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Freight Forwarders Are Digitizing Supply Chains

It’s common knowledge for any logistics professional who has spent 10 minutes reading about the logistics industry, that traditional freight forwarding will continue to commoditize…
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Tips for writing a successful logistics tender response, user typing and using Gravity Supply Chain Software
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10 Tips For Writing A Successful Logistics Tender Response

It is interesting to note that most of the logistics companies I speak to, admit that their tender writing capabilities can be considerably improved. Indeed…
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10 Ways To Make The Most Out Of Your Logistics Conference

Supply Chain collaboration has never been more critical. The commoditization of freight, and the rise of logistics and fulfillment disruptors like Flexport and Amazon...
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Supply Chain Management Marketing Lessons
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Three Supply Chain Management Marketing Lessons – No Experience Required

How to leverage marketing campaigns to grow a business that doesn’t have a marketing department – that’s a common challenge in the supply chain industry.
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Consider your customers when evaluating new technologies
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Consider Your Customers When Evaluating New Technologies

You are not in the business of developing software. Your focus is on moving goods all over the world, continually working under tight deadlines. Because...
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Drone Delivering Package, Supply Chain
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The Key To Creating Competitive Advantage in Logistics

In my last blog for Gravity Supply Chain Solutions, I wrote about How to Stand Out in a Tender, citing some examples where technology can…
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Gravity Supply Chain Raises $2.5M
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APAC CIOOutlook Magazine Names Gravity A Top Logistics Tech Provider

CIOOutlook will feature Gravity in the April 2017 issue It’s special annual Logistics Technology edition will cover industry trends, knowledge and advice on logistic…
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Increase Your Productivity With Real Time Visibility

Imagine how productive you could be if manual processes like data entry, updating spreadsheets, and fielding phone calls were reduced, or even eliminated?
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How To Stand Out In A Logistics Tender

What makes a logistics provider stand out in a tender process these days? I find this a fascinating subject when talking to both logistics companies,…
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supply chain Synchronization Whitepaper
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Strategies For Supply Chain Synchronization

Don’t just accept that disruptions are inevitable. Download your white paper to learn how to achieve complete, full visibility over your entire supply network.
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Gravity's booth at the 9th WCA Worldwide Conference in Singapore
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Three Words To Summarize WCA World: Sustainability, Traceability, Visibility

For nearly three years, we have been building our platform and adding new features and functionalities that enable logistics providers to help shippers manage their…
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Container Cargo at bay, Supply Chain
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Three Lessons In Achieving Real Time Visibility From WCA First

I still found myself amazed at how truly global our business has become while I was at the WCA First Conference this week.
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Supply Chain synchronization Illustrated
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Supply Chain Synchronization – No Magic Pills Needed

You’ve probably seen the “before” and “after” patient photos in advertisements for nutrition supplements, health clubs or plastic surgeons.
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5 Obstacles To Avoid When Synchronizing Your Supply Chain

Supply chains work best when they’re synchronized, with all partners working seamlessly together using clear communication and real time information.
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Supply Chain innovation summit
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Four Reasons To Get Excited For The Supply Chain Innovation Summit

.On December 1st and 2nd, thought leaders and innovators from the FMCG, Hi-tech, Retail, Logistics , E-commerce and Manufacturing industries will gather in Singapore...
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Real Time Data Image, Supply Chain Data
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In Today’s Supply Chain, If It’s Not RealTime, It’s Out Of Date

How many times have you walked into an office or a warehouse and seen time-lapsed data on display? Realtime data is everywhere around us. Except,…
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5 Benefits Of Orchestrating Supply Chain Synchronization

Businesses must digitize and leverage technology such as the Gravity platform to synchronize operations and orchestrate a fully optimized supply chain.
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End to end visibility answer - Delivery
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Can End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility Software Answer A “Good Question”?

An editor with Inbound Logistics recently asked me to provide an answer for the magazine’s regular “Good Question” feature: “Has supply chain impatience got out of hand?”
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Tigers Global Logistics And Gravity Create Model For Overcoming 3PL Tech Obstacles

I’m excited to announce that Tigers Global Logistics, an $800 million (USD) Hong Kong based global logistics and transportation company, is deploying Gravity...
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Automate Researching Shipping Schedules
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Automate The Process Of Researching Shipping Schedules

Spreadsheets have managed the freight business for too long. Competitive businesses are now using advanced tools to automate research and data collection.
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How To Leverage The ROI Of Supply Chain Visibility

A significant component of becoming a leader, is to achieve end-to-end supply chain visibility. However, leveraging the ROI of having that visibility can be a…
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SCIS: Overcoming Supply Chain Fragmentation Is A Top Priority

The Gravity team exhibited, and presented at the Supply Chain Innovation Summit 2016 Asia Pacific (SCIS) last year, and I’d like to share with you…
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Common obstacles supply chain digitization
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Four Common Obstacles To Supply Chain Digitization

Shippers are struggling to overcome their supply chain visibility obstacles. They're increasingly turning to their 3PLs to provide the necessary technologies and services...
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Medium sized 3PLs need new tech
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Medium-Sized 3PLs Need New Logistics Technology To Compete

Similarly, medium-sized 3PLs find themselves under increasing pressure on two sides: by the industry giants with thousands of employees and deep pockets on one, and…
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Turn your big data into big visibility
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Turn Big Data Into Big Visibility

You’ve likely heard the term "Big Data". Your colleagues in the IT department probably throw it around a lot to describe the ever-growing volumes of information...
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Five Business Benefits Of Using Cloud Logistics

Cloud computing is revolutionizing all areas of the business, and nowhere can this be seen more clearly than within logistics. Companies across the globe are moving...
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Does Your Omnichannel Belong In The Cloud? (Hint: “Yes”)

Today’s consumers can purchase what they want whenever, however, and wherever, putting them in total control of the market.
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Create Healthier Supply Chains With Prescriptive Analytics

Prescriptive analysis enables you to optimize scheduling, production, and inventory. Prescriptive analytics support optimization and planning to allow organizations to set better goals.
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Gravity Helps Brands Meet the Fashion Revolution's Call for Traceability
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Gravity Joins The Fashion Revolution For Supply Chain Traceability!

April 24, 2013 was a dark day for the fashion industry. The Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh killed 1,134 and injured more than 2,500…
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An executive struggling with outdated Supply Chain tech
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The Curse Of Outdated Supply Chain Technologies

Why are our experiences with the technologies we use for our personal lives so much better than those we use while at work? Smartphones have…
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supply chain synchronization
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5 Steps That Will Drive The Synchronization Of Your Supply Chain

Digitized supply chains: orchestrated, agile, flexible, integrated, synchronized frameworks that mitigate risk, and enhance overall operational excellence
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Code Fest Supply Chain Risk
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Code Fest Ends With Less Supply Chain Risk

If you’re familiar with the Live Tiles on Microsoft’s PC and mobile operating systems, or you’ve created interactive widgets on your smartphone or tablet, you…
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