Category: Logistics and Transportation

What’s New in AX 2012 R3: Warehouse Management and Transportation

The latest version of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 includes some expected and unique changes, ranging from the standard horizontal and vertical features to new apps for mobile devices. In addition to the mobile app changes that increase the accuracy of data for employees on the road, there have been some key updates to Warehouse Management…

Keeping the Disruptions out of your Supply Chain

Recently, the Business Continuity Institute published the findings of their 5th annual supply chain resilience survey. The goal of this international survey, involving 519 respondents from 71 countries, is to “…consider the origin, causes and consequences of supply chain disruption.” Here are a few fascinating statistics: –          75% of respondents still do not have full…

Looking Back on Logistic Forecasts for 2013

In January, Blue Horseshoe released its Top Logistics Trends for 2013. After passing the midway point of 2013, a few of these trends have made significant impacts on the transportation and logistics industry, primarily focusing on ERP enhancements, advanced analytics, and supply chain management. Going into 2013, Blue Horseshoe expected companies “…will look to replace…