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19 11, 2020

The difference between Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

2020-11-19T08:56:15+01:00

If you want to use AI in supply chain management and want to use AI to automate tasks and provide actionable insights into risks and possible exceptions, the most effective way to achieve this, is to look at the conjuction of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). However, what is AI and what is [...]

The difference between Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning2020-11-19T08:56:15+01:00
13 10, 2020

Press release: Tradecloud launches Tradecloud One platform

2020-10-28T12:49:57+01:00

Tradecloud launched it’s newest version of the supply chain platform for faster and cheaper collaboration within the chain. Last week, Tradecloud, the leading B2B platform for the industry, launched it’s newest version of its online supply chain platform, called: Tradecloud One. The newest version enables users to collaborate in the supply chain even more easily, [...]

Press release: Tradecloud launches Tradecloud One platform2020-10-28T12:49:57+01:00
21 08, 2020

6 Top tips to achieve true supplier collaboration

2020-08-21T12:57:03+02:00

Supplier Collaboration and Supplier Management are often viewed as one and the same. That’s because when you ask someone what supplier collaboration is, many see this as centralising processes or better managing suppliers. But true supplier collaboration involves developing new competitive advantages that drive growth for the entire company through better supplier working relations that [...]

6 Top tips to achieve true supplier collaboration2020-08-21T12:57:03+02:00
19 05, 2020

5 tips to avoid the next supply chain disruption

2020-05-19T11:27:25+02:00

92% of companies saw supply chain disruption in the wake of Corona. Some issues were inevitable; some not. However the damage would be a lot less if company supply chain management was better equipped for the 21 st century. It’s shocking almost 30% of organisations still rely on email, excel sheet, fax machines and paper [...]

5 tips to avoid the next supply chain disruption2020-05-19T11:27:25+02:00
16 03, 2020

Corona impact on Supply chains overview [updated]

2020-03-16T13:43:36+01:00

16/3 Coronacrisis affects global supply chains in multiple dimensions Since the unfolding of the Coronacrisis, gradually more and more attention is being given to the consequences for the global economy. It has been interesting to witness initial reports affected the Chinese travel industry (24 January), international air travel (29 January), jet fuel in China (January 30), Chinese retail (5 February). Only later the [...]

Corona impact on Supply chains overview [updated]2020-03-16T13:43:36+01:00
3 03, 2020

Prepare Your Supply Chain for Coronavirus

2020-03-12T01:28:38+01:00

Developing a supply chain response to the coronavirus outbreak is extremely challenging, given the scale of the crisis and the rate at which it is evolving

Prepare Your Supply Chain for Coronavirus2020-03-12T01:28:38+01:00
11 01, 2020

Incoterms 2020 – Beware of What is Changing to Avoid Risk

2020-03-12T01:33:08+01:00

Source: https://www.scmdojo.com/incoterms-2020/   As per January 2020, a new set of Incoterms 2020 will become active. This is a set of trade terms which describe: Obligations: Who does what in organizing the carriage, insurance of goods, obtaining shipping documents, arranging for export or import licenses; Risk: Where and when the seller delivers the goods, in [...]

Incoterms 2020 – Beware of What is Changing to Avoid Risk2020-03-12T01:33:08+01:00
17 12, 2019

Introducing Tradecloud One

2019-12-13T14:51:35+01:00

Tradecloud is working on a new major release of the platform. This is release 4 and it is called ‘Tradecloud One’. In this release we will introduce a new UI, a new high speed cloud infrastructure and develop a lot of improvements that we have learned from users and customers over the past years. This [...]

Introducing Tradecloud One2019-12-13T14:51:35+01:00
24 10, 2019

Distributed Ledger Technology for Supply chain management

2019-10-24T15:16:26+02:00

DLT stands for Distributed Ledger Technology. Digital information is stored in a database and shared among a network of multiple users/ nodes. These can be countries, websites and institutions. In this concept there doesn’t exist a central administrator or database, but the data is constantly updated and shared. So there are no middleman involved. This [...]

Distributed Ledger Technology for Supply chain management2019-10-24T15:16:26+02:00
1 08, 2019

Vandeputte chooses Tradecloud to optimize supply chain management

2019-08-01T13:03:18+02:00

Vandeputte safety experts has choosen the Tradecloud supply chain platform to optimize their supply chain management. Orders from the ERP system (SAP) will be automaticaly shared with suppliers and suppliers confirm order via a portal or via direct ERP integration. Supply chain challenges Buyers spend on average 50% of their time retyping and chasing down [...]

Vandeputte chooses Tradecloud to optimize supply chain management2019-08-01T13:03:18+02:00