Woodstock Wire: Supply Chain News

February 19, 2019

Supply Chain Enhances Electronics Customer Experience

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Plenty of companies still equate customer experience only with customer service. However, a supply chain snafu can do more to erode...

February 19, 2019 06:29 PM

February 18, 2019

50 million tonnes of e-waste: IT faces sustainability challenges

Enterprise -- ChannelLife New Zealand - "Through This is IT, we want to help people better understand the problem of today's linear "take, make, dispose" thinking...

February 18, 2019 04:57 AM

Contracts For Feb. 15, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYThe Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Cambridge, Massachusetts, is awarded a $191,029,190

February 18, 2019 02:25 AM

February 15, 2019

JDA Introduces Industry's First Supply Chain Management Platform

Business Wire -- In its quest towards delivering an Autonomous Supply Chain(tm), JDA Software, Inc., today announced the next step towards this vision; opening...

February 15, 2019 06:38 PM

Electronics Supply Chain Roundtable: Is Inspection Data the Currency of the Smart Factory?

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - To make smart factories a reality, OEMS need data that adds value, making inspection data critically important. It could be called...

February 15, 2019 05:59 PM

Contracts For Feb. 14, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY GE Aviation Systems LLC, Vandalia, Ohio, is awarded a $68,177,707 long-term contract for repair

February 15, 2019 05:58 PM

Open Source Hardware Benefits Procurement Practices

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The advent of processor options based the RISC-V Instruction Set Architecture (ISA) may delight electronics engineers and designers,...

February 15, 2019 05:58 PM

February 14, 2019

Contracts For Feb. 13, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYBritish Aerospace Engineering Systems Technology Solutions & Services Inc., Rockville, Maryland

February 14, 2019 08:10 PM

February 13, 2019

Electronic Supply Chain APEX 2019 Roundtable: Create a Manufacturing Ecosystem

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Connected factories are one thing, but what about a connected manufacturing ecosystem? Surely more value can be delivered when many...

February 13, 2019 05:43 PM

Contracts For Feb. 12, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - AIR FORCETecolote Research Inc., El Segundo, California, has been awarded a $36,668,258

February 13, 2019 05:43 PM

February 12, 2019

The importance of a safe supply in a volatile marketplace

Media -- Components in Electronics - The importance of a secure, warranted supply chain cannot be over stated, as the problems caused by inferior counterfeit...

February 12, 2019 08:12 PM

Contracts For Feb. 11, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYLockheed Martin Corp., Rotary and Mission Systems, Moorestown, New Jersey, is awarded a

February 12, 2019 05:58 PM

Ecommerce Retailer Reaps Big Rewards Following a Supply Chain Planning Implementation

SupplyChain -- Logistics Viewpoints - I talked to a large ecommerce retailer. They got great benefits from implementing a supply chain planning solution. But...

February 12, 2019 05:58 PM

How big is Amazon's global real estate footprint? New filing reveals tech giant's astounding presence

Tech -- GeekWire - An Amazon warehouse in DuPont, Wash. (

Amazon's massive Seattle campus is on pace to exceed 13 million...

February 12, 2019 05:26 PM

In a First, Amazon Declares It's in the Transportation and Logistics Business

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - In its annual SEC filing, Amazon added transportation and logistics to its list of competitive industries.

February 12, 2019 04:45 PM

February 11, 2019

Experts Advise on Avoiding Counterfeit Components

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - In a recent webinar, SiliconExpert Market Insights: Counterfeit Risk & Mitigation Thought Leader Panel Discussion, industry thought...

February 11, 2019 05:37 PM

February 10, 2019

Contracts For Feb. 8, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY Isometrics Inc.,* Reidsville, North Carolina, was awarded an $82,510,281 firm-fixed-price

February 10, 2019 01:06 AM

U.S. Postal Service reports $1.5 billion quarterly loss

SupplyChain -- DC Velocity - Agency blames high transportation and wage costs as consumers switch from letters to parcels.

February 10, 2019 01:05 AM

February 08, 2019

Contracts For Feb. 7, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair, San Diego, California (N00024-16-D-4419); Huntington Ingalls

February 08, 2019 07:43 PM

Tariff increase will cost jobs, slow GDP growth, study says

SupplyChain -- DC Velocity - Industry leaders say potential March 1 tariff increase remains a top supply chain concern.

February 08, 2019 07:43 PM

SiliconExpert Webinar on Counterfeit Risk & Mitigation Now On Demand

Distribution -- EPS News - The electronics industry has developed some of the most ground-breaking technologies in human history. Yet, the best minds in high-tech...

February 08, 2019 05:35 PM

February 07, 2019

Contracts For Feb. 6, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Hudson, New Hampshire, is

February 07, 2019 07:22 PM

E2open expands container triangulation service in U.S.

SupplyChain -- DC Velocity - Avantida plans to build central hub for North American freight transport providers to interact with shipping lines Zim, Maersk.

February 07, 2019 07:21 PM

Overcoming the State of the Logistics Supply Chain Crunch

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Lots of complexity and a huge driver shortage is making logistics in the electronics supply chain tricky. Technology, applied thoughtfully,...

February 07, 2019 07:21 PM

JDA Software: navigating the digital disruption of supply chain and procurement

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - The supply chain and procurement function is changing and companies all over the world are waking up to the realisation...

February 07, 2019 07:21 PM

Contracts For Feb. 5, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is awarded a

February 07, 2019 07:20 PM

Look out, UPS and FedEx? Amazon filing cites 'intense competition' in transportation and logistics

Tech -- GeekWire - Reducing the cost of speedy delivery is important to Amazon's business.

Amazon continues to pour billions into its growing...

February 07, 2019 06:08 PM

How do you direct a drone to drop off your purchases? Amazon has a patent for that

Tech -- GeekWire - An Amazon delivery drone prepares to descend toward its target during a test run in England, as seen in an aerial view.

February 07, 2019 05:32 PM

Buzzword-Compliance, Electronics and the Circular Economy

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - Both the European Union and the Canadian province of Ontario have recently promulgated Circular Economy regulations targeting,...

February 07, 2019 05:15 PM

February 06, 2019

ISM: PMI Increases Slightly, Prices Indicate Supply Chain Constraints

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - Comments from the committee reflect continued expanding business strength supported by strong demand and output.

February 06, 2019 05:31 PM

February 05, 2019

Use Social Media to Enhance Supply Chain Transparency

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - Customers want transparency of supply chain through social media.

February 05, 2019 06:39 PM

Contracts For Feb. 4, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE COMMISSARY AGENCY Coast Produce Co., Los Angeles, California, is being awarded an

February 05, 2019 06:38 PM

Three Goals for Your Supply Chain in 2019

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - Just as supply chain organizations have begun to understand the intricacies of global trade, a new wave of economic...

February 05, 2019 05:42 PM

Super Bowl Ad Shows Budweiser's Beer is Made with the Planet in Mind

Justmeans -- Clydesdales, Dalmatians, beer, and wind turbines: a perfect combo.

February 05, 2019 05:35 PM

February 04, 2019

New ecommerce regulations in India foil Amazon and Walmart's plans

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Amazon.com Inc. and Walmart Inc.'s grand plans for India were thrown into chaos on Friday after the country...

February 04, 2019 03:52 AM

UPS profits from investments into surging ecommerce demands

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - United Parcel Service Inc. is beginning to reap benefits from a three-year plan to increase spending on new...

February 04, 2019 03:48 AM

February 03, 2019

Contracts For Feb. 1, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY General Electric Aviation, Lynn, Massachusetts, was awarded a $517,375,800

February 03, 2019 04:10 AM

Contracts For Jan. 31, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVY Huntington Ingalls Industries - Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Virginia, is awarded

February 03, 2019 04:09 AM

Contracts For Jan. 30, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYLockheed Martin Space, Sunnyvale, California, is awarded $559,622,074 for

February 03, 2019 04:06 AM

Contracts For Jan. 29, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - AIR FORCEHoneywell International Aerospace, Albuquerque, New Mexico, has been awarded an $85,676,969

February 03, 2019 04:04 AM

Technology alone isn't the answer to your supply chain future

SupplyChain -- The 21st Century Supply Chain - Do you get the feeling you're surrounded by conflict and uncertainty lately?

You're not alone...

February 03, 2019 04:02 AM

Contracts For Jan. 28, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY Syracuse Research Corp., Syracuse, New York, was awarded a $108,209,591 cost-plus-fixed-fee

February 03, 2019 04:02 AM

To do: Prepare supply chain for natural disaster

SupplyChain -- The 21st Century Supply Chain - "It will never happen to my supply chain," said the first planner.

"We'll sort it out when...

February 03, 2019 04:01 AM

February 02, 2019

Amazon shipping costs hit record $9B in latest quarter, total nearly $28B for 2018

Tech -- GeekWire - Amazon's self-proclaimed record-breaking holiday season also came with record costs for shipping billions of items...

February 02, 2019 06:35 PM

February 01, 2019

Amazon reports record profits of $3B, crushes Wall Street expectations for holiday quarter

Tech -- GeekWire - Amazon's "record-breaking" holiday season powered the tech giant to a strong corner, breaking a streak of two consecutive...

February 01, 2019 06:38 PM

January 28, 2019

Which Supply Chain Risks Will Increase in 2019?

SupplyChain -- Logistics Viewpoints - Every year the World Economic Forum produces a Global Risks Report. The report includes a survey of around one thousand...

January 28, 2019 05:54 PM

PTC Announces Executive Retirement

Business Wire -- PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that Andrew Miller, executive vice president and chief financial officer, plans to retire in Fiscal 2019. To...

January 28, 2019 06:58 AM

SAP Ariba Named a Leader in Contract Lifecycle Management by Independent Research Firm

Business Wire -- SAP Ariba announced today that it has been ranked as a Leader in Contract Lifecycle Management by independent research firm Forrester Research,...

January 28, 2019 06:55 AM