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What you may not know about Apple’s supply chain model

Posted by CeMAT Team on 20-Oct-2017 13:24:14

Tech reviewers and self-professed geeks are about to have all their dreams come true with the release of the Apple iPhone X; the long-awaited smartphone phone that combines 10 years of innovation, R&D and user-experience into one, sleek, glass-encased device.

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Topics: Supply Chain Management

3 new supply chain innovations you need to know about

Posted by CeMAT Team on 13-Oct-2017 16:40:27

When it comes to the latest and greatest technologies that are earmarked to change our lives, turn chaos into order, save us time and deliver better productivity, it can be truly difficult to decipher false promises from genuine innovations that can stand the test of time.

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Topics: Supply Chain Automation

Amazon started a robot arms race, but did they win the war?

Posted by CeMAT Team on 10-Oct-2017 11:27:01

Many warehouses today are spending significant amounts of time sorting products and scanning barcodes before they are shipped off to customers. But as customer expectations for fast delivery continue to grow, warehouses are playing a game of seconds when it comes to having the most efficient distribution centre in the industry.

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Topics: Intralogistics

What are supply chain metrics?

Posted by CeMAT Team on 14-Jul-2017 16:24:26

Building a customer-centric supply chain doesn’t happen without planning and strategic decision-making. In fact, if you want to achieve the dream of having a supply chain that has direct communication with the customer, you’ll need to make sure you’re tracking the efficacy and performance of your despatching operations.

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Topics: Supply Chain Management

Achieve a customer-centric supply chain with these 3 tips

Posted by CeMAT Team on 07-Jul-2017 15:41:50

Dissolving the wall between the customer and supply chain has never been more important for businesses.

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Topics: Supply Chain Management

Growth in supply chain analytics is getting global attention

Posted by CeMAT Team on 30-Jun-2017 14:05:59

The value of the supply chain market is set to grow past $13billion this year, and experts are saying it’s all down to digitisation.

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Topics: Supply Chain Management

Amazon bought Whole Foods: What does this mean for supply chains?

Posted by CeMAT Team on 22-Jun-2017 15:55:56

Have you heard? Amazon is buying the trendy American health food grocer, Whole Foods Market for AU$18billion and everybody is talking about it.

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Industrial applications for robotics: The backbone of automation

Posted by CeMAT Team on 16-Jun-2017 11:29:39

"The king stared at the figure in astonishment. It walked with rapid strides, moving its head up and down, so that anyone would have taken it for a live human being. The artificer touched its chin, and it began singing, perfectly in tune. He touched its hand, and it began posturing, keeping perfect time”

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Topics: Supply Chain Automation

Supply chain integration: Why it’s critical in a customer-centric era

Posted by CeMAT Team on 02-Jun-2017 09:37:17

Last week we covered how the 4th Industrial Revolution will transform the roles and responsibilities traditionally held within organisations today. But Industrie 4.0 is changing much more than just the workforce; it's completely revolutionising the way people shop and their expectations for fast and cheap order fulfilment. 

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Topics: Supply Chain Management

Emerging trends from the 4th industrial revolution

Posted by CeMAT Team on 29-May-2017 16:57:09



Logistics and supply chain management processes are slowly being taken over by a digital revolution ensnaring businesses across the globe. If you’re an avid reader of our humble blog then you’ll know then you’ll know that it isn’t a question of if digital processes will take over, it’s a matter of when.

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Topics: industrie 4.0