Weekly Brief


Weekly Brief

Thursday, December 2,2021

Feature of the Week

The Internet of Things (IoT) is driving the current automation breakthroughs in the warehouse business. With IoT, one can link and coordinate one's warehouse as a single, seamless entity. Warehouses are utilizing IoT sensors, which are expecte  Read more
3PL firms provide complete, even one-stop solutions for enterprise supply chains in packaging, warehousing, transportation, and order fulfillment  Read more
API testing is necessary for high-quality software systems to work. Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) are used in every program nowadays. The Application Programming Interface serves as a link between the database and the presentation  Read more


By Greg Smiley, CIO, Florida Department of Transportation  
An organization that is able to comfortably adapt needs fewer standards, policies, and procedures  Read more
By Jim McCoym, CIO, Raytheon Missile Systems [NYSE: RTN]  
When you walk into the factories at Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson, Arizona, don’t be surprised to find robots working side-by-side with humans on the production lines  Read more

Featured Vendors

By Brendan Heegan, CEO,   
Offer total supply chain management and retail consulting with a specialty in facilitating international growth  Read more
By Jonathan Pintado, Vice President of operations,   
Monarch Inventory Services is one of the highly-rated inventory management service providers in the U.S. The company’s tailor-made approach to inventory services is in striking contrast to the cookie-cutter approach that’s generally seen in...  Read more
By Tim Wolin, Founder and Dan Cavanaugh, President and CEO,   
The company is a global leader in providing value-driven, end-to-end supply chain management software solutions  Read more

CXO Insights

By Amit Prasad, Vice President, Supply Chain & Data Science, Coyote  
With these variables driving more shippers towards last mile logistics, many have been moving towards an omni-channel strategy  Read more
By Greg Scott, Director of LCL Ocean Services, C.H. Robinson  
Service providers, like C.H. Robinson, that handle their own LCL containers, can offer dependable, fixed sailings and flexible cutoffs.  Read more