Woodstock Wire: Supply Chain News

June 26, 2019

Chip Security Becomes a Hot Topic in the Electronics Supply Chain

Distribution -- EPS News - AspenCore Media has taken a deep dive into the question of Where Security Meets Privacy in the 21st Century. This Special Project...

June 26, 2019 02:50 PM

June 25, 2019

Trade War Casualty: Why the Days of Cheap Chinese Goods Are Over

Think -- Knowledge@Wharton - Hundreds of companies are calling on President Trump to not impose new tariffs on Chinese goods. Regardless of the outcome,...

June 25, 2019 04:49 PM

Contracts For June 24, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - ARMY TCOM L.P., Columbia, Maryland, was awarded a $978,946,631 hybrid (cost-no-fee,

June 25, 2019 04:20 PM

USPS set to make changes to its dimensional weight rules

SupplyChain -- Logistics Management - Effective June 23, the United States Postal Service (USPS) will formally make a change in how it implements its dimensional...

June 25, 2019 03:01 PM

Impact of Further US Tariffs on Chinese Economy Likely Limited: Regulator in People's Daily

U.S. News -- The impact of additional U.S. tariffs on the Chinese economy will be very limited, the head of the banking and insurance...

June 25, 2019 04:41 AM

Apple says US tariffs on China would backfire

Life -- Phys.org - Apple is warning the US administration that proposed tariffs on Chinese imports would be counterproductive, saying they would hurt...

June 25, 2019 04:02 AM

Contracts For June 21, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - U.S. SPECIAL OPERATIONS COMMAND Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, McKinney, Texas, was awarded a

June 25, 2019 04:01 AM

SourceDay: There's no crying in supply chain management

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Moneyball is one of the most celebrated baseball books of the past several years. The funny thing is, it isn't really...

June 25, 2019 04:01 AM

June 24, 2019

Laptops are about to get more expensive, and we have tariffs to thank

Tech -- Digital Trends - With the US-China trade war only increasing in intensity, it is becoming more and more likely that US consumers will pay for...

June 24, 2019 04:53 PM

Global Supply Chains At Risk: Rare Earth Elements

Supply Chain Management Review Columns -- Rare earth elements are an essential part of most supply chains in the form of raw materials, component parts, or finished goods such as wiring,...

June 24, 2019 01:42 AM

PwC has a new cryptocurrency auditing tool... and actually, it sounds alright

Media -- The Next Web - One of the Big Four financial auditing and business services firms, PwC, wants to lend a hand to cryptocurrency businesses and...

June 24, 2019 01:34 AM

June 23, 2019

Contracts For June 20, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY Coleman Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne, Orlando,

June 23, 2019 11:45 PM

3 Technology Trends That Will Improve Your Supply Chain Performance [Video]

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Nation - In today's competitive markets, it takes more than the ability to quickly respond to urgent supply chain disruptions after...

June 23, 2019 11:45 PM

What's the Scoop: More on Tariffs & Trade Wars

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The tariff chaos continues and everyone's speculating on how it will affect their business. We asked a couple of EMS companies to...

June 23, 2019 11:43 PM

Walmart wants to save billions while integrating autonomy into its supply chain

Tech -- Digital Trends - Walmart teamed up with California-based Gatik to integrate self-driving technology into its supply chain. The retailer wants...

June 23, 2019 10:30 PM

How humans and robots work side-by-side in Amazon fulfillment centers

Life -- Phys.org - Amazon employees start their shifts passing through turnstiles and a sign reminding them what they can't bring with them as they report...

June 23, 2019 09:16 PM

Contracts For June 19, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY DTechLogic LLC, a joint venture** Huntsville, Alabama, is being awarded a

June 23, 2019 09:09 PM

e-Commerce boom predicted to generate $5bn in warehouse management system revenue by 2025

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Last year, Amazon's Prime Day saw the company sell $4.2bn worth of goods online in a single 36-hour period. Several months...

June 23, 2019 09:08 PM

Can you sustain the risks of a changing supply chain management environment?

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - Due to the speed of which supply management is experiencing an extensive transformation, global supply chains have started...

June 23, 2019 09:08 PM

Report: Tariffs Could Raise Laptop, Phone Prices 22 Percent

Tech -- ExtremeTech - The Consumer Technology Association has released a report quantifying the damage to the US economy if the Trump Administration...

June 23, 2019 07:16 PM

Do Tariffs Really Raise Prices?

CFO -- Will prices in the United States rise substantially because of President Trump's import duties on Chinese goods, especially if he...

June 23, 2019 05:47 AM

How Corporates Are Driving US RTP Adoption

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Adoption of real-time payments in the U.S. has been slow, particularly compared to other markets like the U.K. The assumption, of...

June 23, 2019 05:41 AM

P2P Payments Set The Stage For B2B RTP

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Is it prime time for real time, especially for B2B?

The rise of Zelle, and any number of peer-to-peer (P2P) payment options, has...

June 23, 2019 05:34 AM

June 22, 2019

Amazon adds more Boeing planes to its air cargo network

Enterprise -- ZDNet Blogs - By 2021 the company expects to have significantly more planes in the air as it opens its main air hub in Northern Kentucky.

June 22, 2019 10:24 PM

June 21, 2019

Contracts For June 18, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCYInmarsat Government Inc., Reston, Virginia, was awarded a

June 21, 2019 03:25 AM

A Mere Eighty Nine Years Ago Today ...

SupplyChain -- Sourcing Innovation - The Tariff Act of 1930, known as the Smoot-Hawley or Hawley-Smoot Tariff, was signed into law and implemented protectionist...

June 21, 2019 03:24 AM

June 20, 2019

Amazon expands air cargo fleet with 15 more planes, will have 70 planes by 2021

Tech -- TechCrunch - Following news from earlier this month that FedEx was dumping Amazon from its air cargo service, Amazon this morning announced the...

June 20, 2019 05:55 PM

June 19, 2019

Contracts For June 17, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCYCisco Systems Inc., San Jose, California, was awarded a

June 19, 2019 03:59 PM

Huawei says US ban will cost it $30B in lost revenue

Tech -- TechCrunch - Following a string of trade restrictions from the U.S., China's telecoms equipment and smartphone maker Huawei expects its revenues...

June 19, 2019 03:43 PM

Updates: China RoHS and CPSC Organohalogen Flame Retardant Ban

Distribution -- TTI MarketEye - On May 17, China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) and the new State Administration for Market Regulation...

June 19, 2019 02:43 PM

U.S. Companies' Message to Trump: Don't Expand China Tariffs

Distribution -- Industrial Distribution - The administration had asked for comments on its plan to extend 25 percent tariffs to everything China ships to...

June 19, 2019 02:42 PM

June 17, 2019

Notebook supply chain sees significant increases in orders for June and July

Media -- DIGITIMES - With the US-China trade disputes lingering, notebook brand vendors have moved to increase orders for their supply chain partners...

June 17, 2019 04:17 PM

The Case For Federal IoT Regulations

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Smart technology is unlocking supply chain efficiencies, providing emergency alerts and much more. But despite intelligence of...

June 17, 2019 03:56 AM

Walmart, Target call on Trump to drop China tariffs

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Walmart Inc., Target Corp., Macy's Inc. and hundreds of other companies and associations made a plea to President...

June 17, 2019 03:36 AM

Contracts For June 14, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - AIR FORCEThe Boeing Co., doing business as Boeing Defense Space and Security, St. Louis, Missouri,

June 17, 2019 02:42 AM

Global Uncertainty Puts Resiliency in Focus

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The 2019 FM Global Resilience Index ranks 130 countries based on risk profile, a useful exercise for risk assessment needed for...

June 17, 2019 02:41 AM

Hundreds of companies decry tariffs in letter to Trump

ABC - Money -- More than 600 companies tell Trump that escalating trade war will threaten US. economic growth

June 17, 2019 01:14 AM

Factbox: U.S. Companies Warn on Trump's Tariffs

U.S. News -- A host of U.S. consumer companies have warned that costs related to tariffs on goods imported from China will hit their profits.The...

June 17, 2019 01:11 AM

New Walmart System Lets Suppliers Increase Prices

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Walmart has updated a tool to allow suppliers to submit cost increases related to higher U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods.

The "Cost...

June 17, 2019 01:04 AM

Contracts For June 13, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYResource Management Concepts Inc.,* Lexington Park, Maryland, is awarded a $101,231,753

June 17, 2019 12:25 AM

Lufthansa Cargo announces unveils new e-commerce unit

SupplyChain -- Supply Chain Digital - The Germany-based cargo airline, Lufthansa Cargo, has confirmed a new wholly-owned subsidiary that is set to serve the...

June 17, 2019 12:24 AM

June 16, 2019

Logistics and supply chain: An overview of 'goods-to-person' and 'last-mile delivery' technologies

Media -- Robotics and Automation News - The term "goods to person" in the context of the logistics and supply chain sector refers to technology that brings...

June 16, 2019 06:20 AM

Harris Corporation Awarded $51 Million Delivery Order to Provide Leading-Edge Tactical Communications Equipment to Central European Nation

Business Wire -- Harris Corporation Awarded $51 Million Delivery Order to Provide Leading-Edge Tactical Communications Equipment to Central European Nation.

June 16, 2019 06:04 AM

B2B Next 2019 preview: Alison Zepp on your most valuable asset in B2B selling

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Customers' earned trust of you and your business is "pure gold," says Alison Zepp, vice president of marketing and strategy...

June 16, 2019 05:38 AM

Driving agile digital transformation in B2B ecommerce

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - Things are changing fast in the increasingly digital world of B2B commerce, and it can be tough to decide on the right...

June 16, 2019 05:37 AM

Small retailers' sales take a hit from tariff hikes

Web Marketing -- Digital Commerce 360 - While it only been about a month since the Trump administration increased tariffs on certain Chinese goods to 25% from...

June 16, 2019 05:36 AM

China-US Trade Tension Is Causing Irreparable Damage to High-Tech

Enterprise -- E-Commerce Times - While trade disputes between countries are nothing new and seldom are remembered, the ongoing one between China and the...

June 16, 2019 05:21 AM

Contracts For June 12, 2019

SupplyChain -- U.S. Dept. of Defense Contracts - NAVYHuntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding division, Newport News, Virginia, is

June 16, 2019 02:10 AM

Capturing the Supply Chain Holy Grail: Community Intelligence

SupplyChain -- EBN Online - The past few years have made artificial intelligence a favorite buzzword. However, the technology has to evolve in a few ways to...

June 16, 2019 02:09 AM