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Technology Is Key To Managing Capacity Restraints

The world of logistics is spinning at an incredible pace, and there is no option to slow it down as in today's always on and…
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The Logistics Industry Can Succeed At Digitization

Digitization has the potential to revolutionize the logistics industry if done correctly. However, several factors often block digitization and require urgent address and...
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What’s The Big Deal? People And Technology Must Unite

"People Matter" and businesses need to embrace them alongside their technology. Embracing proof of concept while "keeping the faith" is imperative within the…
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Target Is Embracing Digital Technologies And Reaping The Benefits

Target recently announced that customers would be able to utilize cashless payment technologies, including Apple Pay, Google Pay, and Samsung Pay in all of the…
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Retailers Must Shift Focus To Conquer Economic Challenges

2019 is set to be a turbulent economic year for many industries, including retailers on both sides of the Atlantic faced with a fragile and…
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Valuable Insights From TPM, 2019

I’ve just enjoyed the incredible opportunity of joining over 2,400 attendees at the TPM annual conference, organized by JOC Events, which took place March 3-6 2019 in Long…
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Real Time Data At Your Fingertips

As a supply chain professional, real time data is one of the most significant assets at your disposal to ensure your supply chain performs efficiently,…
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The Retail Supply Chain Landscape In 2019

I just gave a presentation at the LINK Retail Supply Chain Conference in Orlando about the most pressing challenges retailers face concerning their supply chains…
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Must-Read Market Research Report On Retail Supply Chains

We are pleased to announce we recently sponsored a market research survey which interviewed 500 retail executives in the U.S. and the U.K. to ask…
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Walmart’s Innovations Keep The Company Relevant
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Walmart’s Innovations Keep The Company Relevant

Walmart, one of the most recognizable U.S. retail brands, actively invests in technological innovation to improve customer service levels and remain relevant...
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How IoT Tech Is Improving The Modern Supply Chain
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How IoT Tech Is Improving The Modern Supply Chain

With each passing year, we see an ever-expanding range of devices that connect to the internet. While on-demand apps make services more accessible to consumers,…
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How AI Can Improve Customer Experience
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How AI Can Improve Customer Experience

There is a multitude of publications in circulation, illustrating how AI can revolutionize societies.  With the likes of driverless cars offering a reduction in congestion…
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Three Top Predictions For The Retail Supply Chain In 2019
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Three Top Predictions For The Retail Supply Chain In 2019

Happy New Year! As we kick off 2019, we decided to ask members of the team at Gravity Supply Chain Solutions what their predictions were…
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How To Move From An Analog To A Digitized Supply Chain
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How To Move From An Analog To A Digitized Supply Chain

Moving from an analog to a digitized supply chain is business critical, and something I often speak about, as it is paramount towards future proofing…
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Why 2019 Is A Pivotal Year For Supply Chain Digitization
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Why 2019 Is A Pivotal Year For Supply Chain Digitization

The year 2019 is shaping up to be a pivotal year for the supply chain industry as several global developments will put significant pressure on…
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Check out our short video on how to mitigate the impact of tariffs on your business through digitizing supply chain management
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How To Protect Your Business From Tariffs And Trade Wars – Video

Check out our short video on how to mitigate the impact of tariffs on your business through digitizing supply chain management...
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How Retailers Can Capitalize On Peak Shopping Days
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How Retailers Can Capitalize On Peak Shopping Days

We’re in an era where consumer demand is greater than it has ever been, particularly during promotional shopping periods. For instance, American consumers spent a…
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A Great UI Is Crucial For Your Business, And This Is Why
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A Great UI Is Crucial For Your Business, And This Is Why

A user interface, or UI, is the set of screens, pages, forms, buttons, and any other visual elements through which end users interact with a…
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Supply Chain Synchronization
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Supply Chain Synchronization Is Vital And This Is Why

The supply chain landscape is becoming increasingly complex, with an ever-increasing number of moving parts that are difficult to keep track of and integrate. In…
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Cloud Computing
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Five Great Reasons For Supply Chains To Adopt Cloud Computing

Cloud computing refers to the delivery of computing services, such as software services (known as Software-as-a-Service or SaaS), over the Internet. While cloud computing has…
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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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AI, Automation, and Big Data
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How AI, Automation, And Big Data Are Disrupting Freight

Advanced technologies are gradually occupying even more significant roles in the freight industry, and supply chain management. With the rapid pace of innovation, the sector…
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Tariffs and trade war
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How To Protect Your Business From Tariffs And Trade Wars

The U.S. and China, are currently embroiled in a highly publicized trade war. It was initiated earlier this year when the Trump administration started implementing…
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digital-transformation
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Digital Transformation Of The Retail Supply Chain Is Vital

While many retailers are looking at digital transformation as a way of ramping up their performance, progress has been slow. Only 3% of retail companies…
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Gravity partners with Microsoft
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Leveling Up – The Next Step In Achieving Our Mission

We at Gravity Supply Chain Solutions, are passionate about our mission to inspire the supply chains of today and tomorrow through technology. That’s why today’s announcement…
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GDPR Checklist
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How GDPR Affects The Logistics Industry And Why You Need To Be Prepared Now

One of the highest trending topics in the first part of 2018 is data privacy and protection, with multicountry investigations calling large organizations under fire…
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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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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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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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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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