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Strategic Sourcing: What Does It Mean for Your Supply Chain?

Supply chain sourcing has traditionally been an integral part of the procurement process. While these terms can seem to have the same meaning, sourcing, unlike the complex procurement cycle, is referred to as the strategic search for product or service providers.  What Is Strategic Sourcing and How Is It Different from Procurement? Procurement encompasses a […]

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Top 3 Logistics Tech Trends For Shippers to Stay Competitive

The logistics and supply chain industry continues to evolve and adapt to new challenges. The last couple of years were transformative to the sector, and this volatility will likely continue into 2023.  Businesses, however, are becoming more prepared for the fluctuating supply chain environment and are tackling emerging challenges with data-driven decisions and technologies. Companies […]


Agistix Named a True Global Supply Chain Management Provider by Logistics Tech Outlook

Agistix, a leading visibility solution provider, trusted by supply chain executives across multiple verticals, has been recognized as the top supply chain solution provider in 2021 by industry expert Logistics Tech Outlook.   In an article highlighting the news, Trevor Read, President and CEO of Agistix, provided an expert outlook on supply chain data management and […]


How to Automate Digital Hygiene Across Your Supply Chain

In the modern supply chain industry where multiple stakeholders communicate and integrate with your systems every day, it’s critical to maintain digital hygiene to ensure supply chain security.  Digital hygiene means security measures to ensure you and your supply chain partners and providers are compliant with cybersecurity rules and regulations and take all the efforts […]

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What Is Supply Chain 4.0 and Where Does It Drive Value?

Many industries face dramatic changes as their business models are brought up-to-date with an increasingly digital world. Considering the turbulent times we live in, companies and entire verticals need to reevaluate their global supply chain approach to accommodate new demands.  In the supply chain industry, traditional linear supply chains are becoming a thing of the […]

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How the China Power Crunch Impacted Global Supply Chains

From mid-August, the large electricity outage in the majority of Chinese industrial provinces caused a domino-effect disruption, straining global supply chains. In an attempt to wean itself off dependency on coal and meet the targets for reducing carbon emissions, Chinese authorities forcefully halted electricity supply to the regions that did not meet their goal.  Amid […]

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How to Accelerate Your Supply Chain With Micro-Warehousing

Warehousing is an essential component of any supply chain, regardless of the industry or region. Strong warehouse management execution is critical for a dependable pipeline to customers; an exemplary storage service is needed to support exemplary sales results. Furthermore,  more efficient warehousing capabilities enable firms to acquire control of their inventory and effectively manage optimal […]

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Closing The Gaps In Intermodal Freight Tracking

Intermodal transportation has been a primarily under-the-radar transport solution for a long time. As a combination of modes, it can offer a healthy balance of transportation speed, reliability, and cost. More and more businesses are looking at intermodal because it provides an alternative to standard trucking or rail. Though intermodal transportation links several transportation modes, […]