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The beginners guide to blockchain technology in supply chain management

Posted by CeMAT Team on 09-Feb-2018 10:00:00


If 2017 is remembered as the year of bitcoin, then it’s understandable why experts with a keen eye on global financial systems are saying 2018 will be remembered as the year of the blockchain boom.


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AFGC predicts modest retail sales growth in Q1 2018

Posted by CeMAT Team on 05-Feb-2018 10:56:52

AFGC CHEP Retail Index: A lead indicator of Australian Bureau of Statistics retail trade data, based on transactional data from CHEP pallet movements.

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What you may not know about 3D printing in the supply chain

Posted by CeMAT Team on 02-Feb-2018 10:00:00

 Manufacturing in recent years has been punctured with the rise of a new technology that is said to be so disruptive that it will change almost everything about how we create products and components.

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CHEP announced as major sponsor

Posted by CeMAT Team on 31-Jan-2018 15:17:30
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4 supply chain mistakes to avoid in 2018

Posted by CeMAT Team on 25-Jan-2018 10:00:00


A fresh new year brings with it an array of personal resolutions that – to say the least – are easier said than done. We all have that one friend that declares on the 1st of January that they are now alcohol, sugar, fat, carb, gluten, dairy, or whatever comes to mind, free.

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Forkliftaction Report: Deals, expansion and growth Down Under

Posted by CeMAT Team on 19-Jan-2018 10:00:00

First published In Forkliftaction News on Thursday, Thursday, 28 Dec 2017 

As Australian forklift suppliers and users enter a new year, there is reason for optimism.

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Topics: Forklifts

Ready, set, ship! What are the best order fulfilment solutions for 2018?

Posted by CeMAT Team on 12-Jan-2018 15:55:08


Are you tired of printing purchase orders and trying to navigate complex inventory systems manually? Without trying to sound like an infomercial you might see on Sunrise, this is a serious issue for many businesses across Australia.

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3 tips to improve order fulfilment automation

Posted by CeMAT Team on 11-Jan-2018 12:29:59

Our goal, here in the CeMAT team, is to help prepare your business for the radical changes automation and smart technologies are bringing to the industrial market. In 2018 - in the wake of Amazon’s decent into Australia -  it’s never been more important for warehouses and supply chain systems across the country to keep pace with the rate of exponential change. 

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Shipping trends for e-retailers to watch in 2018

Posted by CeMAT Team on 22-Dec-2017 10:18:53

Shipping trends for e-retailers are a constantly evolving beast, and since we last looked into the latest shipping trends nearly a year ago, it’s easy to see a few common themes in customer expectations arise.

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Topics: Supply Chain Management

How intelligent algorithms can improve your warehouse layout

Posted by CeMAT Team on 19-Dec-2017 09:54:15

Warehouses are one of the most critical links in a supply chain. Storing and retrieving products to fulfil customers’ needs, wants and desires, your warehouse is the greatest tool you have to either satisfy, or totally disappoint, those who are eagerly waiting for their latest purchase.

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Topics: Warehouse