3PLs: Complete jobs faster with flexible automation

To meet the growing demands of e-commerce and fill the labor shortage, 3PLs are accelerating automation in their facilities. However, traditional automation solutions may not provide the flexibility needed to meet the unique needs of different customers. Learn why traditional automation systems are falling short and why 3PLs are choosing flexible automation to increase efficiencies … Read more

Five levers to build a resilient supply chain

It is more important than ever for supply chain professionals to find innovative and creative ways to build a more resilient and flexible supply chain. Several recent supply chain disruptions have strained many companies’ ability to secure critical parts. Since the beginning of the global pandemic in 2020, for example, the supply of semiconductors has … Read more

Who is Arkestro and what is Predictive Procurement?

Who the hell is Arkestro? And what the heck is predictive procurement orchestration? Those were the two questions that brought me to Optimal22 last week, a one-day event in Las Vegas billed as “The Leadership Summit for Predictive Procurement.” The first of the two questions is easier to answer. The company was co-founded by CEO … Read more