Los Angeles Pacific Crafts New Degree Programs

Los Angeles Pacific Crafts New Degree Programs

Los Angeles Pacific University (LAPU) broadcasts the launch of two new on-line packages in Fall semester 2018: a Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain Management (BSSCM) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA). “We’re excited to grow the university’s portfolio of business degree options for students looking to advance their careers and specialize in specific, in-demand disciplines,” mentioned Dr. Lisa Philips, Assistant Dean of Business Programs. “As with all LAPU programs, these new degrees have been designed by professionals who are subject matter experts in their fields. In the case of…

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UPS Launches Electrically-Assisted eBikes for Fort Lauderdale, Florida Deliveries

UPS Launches Electrically-Assisted eBikes for Fort Lauderdale, Florida Deliveries

UPS has introduced the launch of an eBike that can ship packages alongside Las Olas Boulevard and in surrounding neighborhoods in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The electrically-assisted tricycle helps Fort Lauderdale’s Green Your Routine program, geared towards reaching the town’s sustainability targets, and, Vision Zero Fort Lauderdale, a citywide initiative to create safer streets for everybody. UPS’s Cycle Solutions will assist scale back carbon emissions and noise, in addition to enhance visitors congestion and air high quality within the metropolis’s downtown hall. “This is another example of how private and public sectors can work together to…

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UPS Acquires Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services, Expands Trade Management Services

UPS Acquires Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services, Expands Trade Management Services

Taking steps to additional broaden its already wide-ranging international commerce providers, freight transportation and logistics bellwether UPS stated it lately acquired Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services (STTAS), the most important international impartial supplier of world commerce administration providers. Financial phrases of the transaction weren’t disclosed. STTAS is comprised of 750 commerce professionals offering providers on Asia, Europe, the Middle East, North America, and South America. Its core focus helps shoppers adjust to consistently altering and sophisticated guidelines laws, and regulation specializing in worldwide commerce, based on UPS. Close to 70%…

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Logility Acquires Halo Business Intelligence to Expand Data Visualization & Advanced Analytics

Logility Acquires Halo Business Intelligence to Expand Data Visualization & Advanced Analytics

As revealed in Modern Materials Handling July situation, Gartner’s rating of the highest 10 corporations based mostly on revenues from provide chain planning software program positioned Logility in ninth, with $47 million. Halo, a pacesetter in information visualization and superior analytics for greater than a decade, has developed provide chain analytics that transforms information from disparate enterprise methods into clever and actionable enterprise info. The mixture of the Logility planning and optimization portfolio together with the Logility Voyager Solutions, Demand Solutions, and NGC Andromeda platforms, with Halo’s analytics capabilities, is meant to…

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Bill Gates Spends $80 million to Create a “Smart City”

Bill Gates Spends $80 million to Create a “Smart City”

Bill Gates has began laying out his plans for creating a “smart city” in Phoenix, Arizona, about 45 minutes west of downtown. Located within the far west valley, the piece of land is comprised of roughly 24,800 acres. Belmont, the proposed identify for the town, will embrace and push ahead innovation and expertise. One of Gates’ funding corporations has already solidified the plans by devoting $80 million to the mission. Belmont Partners, an Arizona-based real-estate group, mentioned in a press launch that; “Belmont will create a forward-thinking community with a communication and…

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Microsoft Reinvents its Supply Chain by Leveraging SAP Ariba & Intrigo Systems

Microsoft Reinvents its Supply Chain by Leveraging SAP Ariba & Intrigo Systems

Microsoft Corp. has some of the advanced provide chains on this planet. And to maintain it buzzing and guarantee provide retains up with demand for its hottest merchandise, the corporate is reinventing its provide chain. In a newly launched Webcast (watch the video above), the corporate discusses how it’s teaming with SAP Ariba and Intrigo Systems to create a scalable, trendy platform to assist the environment friendly, cost-effective manufacturing of its hottest merchandise, together with the Xbox and Surface. “At Microsoft, our mission is to empower every person and organization on the planet to achieve more.…

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Enabling End-to-End Interoperability between Supply Chain Networks via Global Logistics Gateway

Enabling End-to-End Interoperability between Supply Chain Networks via Global Logistics Gateway

One Network Enterprises has introduced the speedy availability of the Global Logistics Gateway, a brand new resolution that allows Carriers, Freight Forwarders, Orchestrators, Distributors, Custom Brokers, and Suppliers to execute the worldwide success and transportation course of from a single entry level. The Gateway connects with enterprise networks for gross sales, procurement, freight, and logistics providers to create a ubiquitous community of networks at world scale. This providing helps interoperability between provide chain working networks via open standards-based authentication and public API-based course of orchestration to any purchase/promote system or…

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Tropical Storm Harvey Situation Report

Tropical Storm Harvey Situation Report

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says there was “great devastation” in areas of the state hit by Hurricane Harvey, however the best concern going ahead is flooding. Abbott joined CBSN to debate his state’s response to the storm, in addition to his interactions with the White House (watch the video above). The American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) additionally experiences that the specter of severe flooding will proceed over the following serval days. Accumulations of 15 to 30 inches and remoted most quantities of 40 inches are doable. Rainfall of this magnitude…

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Hurricane Harvey Causing Concern for Ground Freight Operations

Hurricane Harvey Causing Concern for Ground Freight Operations

August 25, 2017 · By John Bosse While it’s no shock {that a} hurricane could cause hazardous climate circumstances for the trucking business, it’s all the time vital to be vigilant, examine dependable sources of climate data, and heed the postings of native, state, and federal emergency administration. Here are just a few suggestions to remember in case your delivery schedule takes you into or close to the impacted areas of Hurricane Harvey: A hurricane is far more than a storm that impacts the landfall location. The media pays nice…

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