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How Gamified mLearning Can Improve Warehouse Efficiency
Gamification is an impactful way to not just make trainings more fun but also to attract and connect with the new generation of blue-collar workers. Having grown up on a steady digital diet this generation has a love for gaming.
27-07-2021
Supply Chain
AI and Data, the Future of Supply Chain Management
Speeding the information flows and reducing inefficiencies equips supply chains to operate effectively, adapt quickly and evolve to meet competitive threats and exploit opportunities in the environment.
23-03-2021
Supply Chain
Common Warehouse Choke Points in Your Supply Chain
On Tuesday, March 23, the Ever Given, one of the world's largest container ships, became stuck in the Suez Canal, blocking all traffic in one of the world's busiest waterways for over 360 ships... impacting about 15% of the entire world's container capacity.
23-03-2021
Blogs
Last man standing in the Covid aftermath
The initial impact of the pandemic brought the world’s supply chain to a deafening halt. All sectors felt the heat to varying degrees. For the logistics sector, the drop in demand resulted in a loss of about Rs. 50,000 crore as per the Indian Chamber of Commerce. Yet as the dust settled, it was clear that logistics as an industry remained the last man standing.
24-10-2020
Blogs
An app for empowering informal workforce
21CC App aims to empower 25 million individuals over the next five years
20-10-2020
Blogs
21CC Education Teams Up With NSDC To Provide Skill-based Education
21CC’s application offers nearly 50 courses from a library of over 110 modules that guarantee skill development in logistics and transportation sectors.
12-02-2021
Blogs
‘MBAs not employable’: Academicians demand curriculum overhaul
The MBAs were once useful for the network they provided a student, but that is now available on the internet. Outdated curricula and limited emphasis on pedagogical training, especially in the tier-II management colleges is making many question the relevance of an MBA
24-02-2021
COVID-19
Mass Vaccination Sites Will Mean Scaling Up Logistics Coordination
A mass Covid-19 vaccination site at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., on Jan. 26, 2021. The Biden administration’s Covid-19 strategy calls for more such sites.
30-01-2021
Supply Chain
How to Change Your Supply Chain Inventory Planning Process
Change is hard for any organization, but Princess Auto, a nearly 90-year-old Canadian hard goods retailer, changed its collective thinking and brought a new level of efficiency to its inventory planning and how product flows to its customers.
22-02-2021
Logistics
Demand-Driven Logistics: Consumer Direct and the Last Mile
This white paper details how to manage and optimize the direct-to-consumer supply chain. By Joe Bellini
26-05-2020
Supply Chain
Amazon’s Last Mile MIT CTL Routing Research Challenge
The primary goal of the Last Mile Routing Research Challenge is to encourage participants to develop innovative approaches leveraging artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, and other non-conventional methods to produce solutions to the route sequencing problem.
22-02-2021
Logistics
Reining in Returns; Warehouse Bubble in Houston; Trucking's Proxy Fight
The latest attempts by retailers to rein in the rising reverse-logistics costs of e-commerce aim to simply eliminate a large share of the returns.
10-02-2021
Supply Chain
Ten vaccine distribution questions for supply chain leaders
Gartner Research firm offers 10 questions help focus strategic decision making related to COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
20-01-2021
Supply Chain
Supply Chain Strategies
Consumer-goods producer Procter & Gamble is benefiting from strong demand and a simplified supply chain.
21-01-2021
COVID-19
Speeding up Supplies; Simplifying Consumer Goods; Wind in the Sails
One of the major producers of a Covid-19 vaccine says production of the doses is picking up speed.
21-01-2021
Supply Chain
Bringing on Robots; South Korea’s Exhausting Demand; Cargill Adjusts
DHL Supply Chain is trying to solve the problem with a new software platform aimed at integrating automation systems more quickly in its distribution centers.
24-11-2020
Logistics
Honeywell study: Advancements in warehouse automation will present new job classes
Survey finds that 8 in 10 companies see the highest potential for new warehouse jobs in in-house maintenance role. Also, more than half of those surveyed are investing in automated material handling systems.
27-10-2020
Supply Chain
Healthcare Supply Chain Leaders Must Build Resiliency
The global pandemic continues to place an enormous strain on healthcare systems around the world. Nearly all providers were caught off guard by the resulting demand for PPE products.
23-11-2020
Supply Chain
TIACA calls for use of dynamic load factor methodology to measure air cargo performance
The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) is joining CLIVE Data Services (CLIVE), an air cargo data company, in a call for the air cargo industry to adopt the dynamic load factor methodology.
27-10-2020
Logistics
DB Schenker starts operating its first logistics robot in the Czech Republic
Equipped with a 3D camera and laser scanner, the MiR Hook 200 can automatically detect trolleys ready for pick up by scanning the related QR codes in predefined zones.
27-10-2020
Logistics
Fraport develops FRA-OS platform for cargo handling at Frankfurt Airport
Fraport AG, the owner and operator of Frankfurt Airport (FRA), has developed an innovative data exchange platform FRA-OS, that will help in the handling of cargo at Frankfurt Airport.
27-10-2020
COVID-19
Emirates SkyCargo to set up world’s largest air cargo hub in Dubai for global vaccine distribution
The freight division of Emirates has also set up a dedicated rapid response team to coordinate requests from the various partners involved in the international vaccine distribution ecosystem.
22-10-2020
Supply Chain
Cool Chain Association, IATA sign MOU to drive improvements in temperature-controlled supply chain
As a first step, CCA yesterday (October 21st) took part in IATA’s webinar on the industry’s readiness for the transportation of vaccines and life science products lead by Andrea Gruber, IATA head of special cargo.
22-10-2020
Supply Chain
Delta Cargo’s new high-tech cooler to allow safer vaccine transportation
Delta Cargo has approved the DoKaSch Opticooler RAP container for use on Delta aircraft as part of its cold chain pharma program for the safe transportation of vaccines.
28-10-2020
COVID-19
Keeping Your Inventory Moving During the COVID-19 Pandemic
In these uncertain times, companies are turning to technology to help them comply with social distancing rules and to keep their workers and drivers safe in any conditions.
22-06-2020
Supply Chain
Questions You Need to Ask to Realize a Resilient Supply Chain
The customers you need in 2030 may not be the customers you have today.
02-09-2020
Logistics
CSCMP STATE OF LOGISTICS REPORT
Data and insights in the 31st Annual State of Logistics Report® help shippers and carriers plan their business strategy for the remainder of 2020 and beyond.
31-08-2020
Blogs
Microlearning is Here to Stay
Bite-sized learning, done the right way, can foster a learning culture where skill and knowledge areas are constantly refreshed and learning is delivered and consumed in more ways than one. Microlearning is here to stay, so why not make the most of its myriad possibilities?
28-02-2020
Blogs
A Tour Through Logistics: A Mobile App to Promote the Logistics Industry
Launched at the end of 2018, “A Tour through Logistics” (“Rondje Logistiek” in Dutch) is a mobile app, aimed at both students and potentially new recruits, to provide a playful introduction to what logistics is all about.
28-02-2020
Blogs
Skills are the currency of the future; And the future is now
The events of the past, though daunting at the time, were ultimately survivable and also proved to be harbingers of change. The shake-ups of history eventually resulted in the emergence of better, more resilient systems.
05-10-2020
Blogs
ADR Gloop Factory
The first three of the twelve topics of the ADR General Awareness course will be available early 2018 for desktop, tablet and smartphone. Please contact us if you’d like to see a demo.
07-01-2020
Blogs
Should Women? The fortunate Generation
There are jobs that people in logistics will be performing years from now that don’t even exist today. What if last mile delivery is carried out by self – driving vans? What would the woman manage that fleet of vehicles be called, An Autonomous Delivery Device (ADD) Manager?
30-03-2020
Blogs
The 21CC Way
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31-08-2020
Blogs
21CC Education Partners with Mint Hotels
Could it be that if we want there to be a ‘right time’ and a quiet time we need to start training and skilling the men and women who face these challenges, starting today? #skillsgap #skillIndia
22-06-2020