Archive for June, 2010

Supply Chain News: Buiding Sense and Respond Supply Chain Networks

Moving from Supply Chains Focused on Trying to Predict Demand to a Customer-Driven Chains that are Organized to Respond to Demand with Lightning Speed by SCDigest Editorial Staff Below is an except from the groundbreaking report on integrated supply chain planning and execution written by SCDigest’s research organization Chief Supply Chain Officer (CSCO) Insights. The [...]

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Supply Chain News: IHS Global Insights Now Says China Manufacturing to Exceed US Levels in next 3-4 Years

Supply Chain News: IHS Global Insights Now Says China Manufacturing to Exceed US Levels in next 3-4 Years China Still 23% below the US in 2009, but Double Digit Growth there Means US Loses Lead it has had for 110 Years by 2014; NAM says No So Fast. The researchers at IHS Global Insight now [...]

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Increased Integration from SEEBURGER drives efficiency for P&O Ferrymasters

Since implementing the SEEBURGER Business Integration Server (BIS) in 2004, P&O Ferrymasters (POFM) has steadily expanded its integration capabilities throughout the organisation. This year, the company expects its systems to handle more than 4.5 million electronic messages and 180,000 orders, in a huge variety of formats and protocols. This seamless integration capability has led to [...]

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eKanban Comes of Age

By Bill Metallo, Vice President, Seeburger, Inc., Atlanta, GA and James Hatcher, Managing Director, Seeburger Asia Pacific, Tokyo For years, eKanban has been touted as a lean manufacturing strategy capable of automating parts consumption tracking and replenishment, but most of the talk has been as empty as a consumed kanban bin. Tracking material flow in [...]

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19 B2B Products Complete Drummond Group’s AS2 Interoperability Certification

Drummond AS2 Certification now in 10th year June 15, 2010 – Austin TX. Drummond Group Inc., the trusted interoperability test lab, today announced that it has completed the AS2 Interoperability Certification (AS21Q10) with 19 leading products from around the globe. This test marks the tenth year of Drummond Group’s AS2 test and certification. AS2 messaging [...]

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The retailers’ dilemma

As they decide how to stock their shelves later this year, America’s shopkeepers are debating whether the recent rise in consumer spending will last. THE mood of executives at retail firms normally moves in lockstep with that of their customers. But in America the news on May 25th that consumer confidence had reached its highest [...]

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Supply Chain Top 25 Predictions: Who Will Rise and Who Will Fall?

Friday, June 04, 2010 Kevin O’Marah The AMR Supply Chain Top 25 for 2010 was released this past week at the annual Supply Chain Executive Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. Apple again topped the list for the third year in a row, followed by perennial leaders Procter & Gamble at No. 2 and Cisco at No. [...]

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SEEBURGER & RollStream Simplify Trading Partner Community Management

Extends Automation beyond EDI/B2B Messaging to Non-Data Communications ATLANTA, GA, and McLean, VA, June 8, 2010 – SEEBURGER Inc. and RollStream Inc. today announced a channel partnership to help large enterprises simplify the management of complex B2B trading communities by automating both the exchange and testing of transactional data, such as purchase orders, and administrative [...]

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WEBCAST: Simplify and Automate Data Exchange and Integration

Click here to view WEBCAST Over the past decade, agencies have been working to implement a consolidated integration strategy by focusing on optimizing their internal core infrastructure technologies to achieve better integration benefits. However, today’s infrastructure achieves only a portion of the efficiencies that are possible. This is your last chance to join us for [...]

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U CONNECT 2010

U CONNECT 2010 begins today at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort in Texas June 7 – 10, and SEEBURGER will be on hand at Booth #320 with representatives on hand to answer any questions you may have regarding trading partner enablement, business integration and how SEEBURGER extends the core functionality of your [...]

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