Supply Chain Risk Management Software

Taming The Supply Chain Anyone who’s a stakeholder in a supply chain knows that it’s never predictable or stable. Change is constant and risks are abundant. One small disruption to the supply chain can quickly wreak havoc on the entire supply chain, making it critical for companies to be thorough in their risk assessment. You…

It’s Hot Out There It’s no secret that our climate is changing. Every year, we see statistics that show just how much. This spring, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) released yet another report highlighting the impact of climate change: 2019 was the second warmest year on record 2015-2019 are the five warmest years on record…

Weather and the supply chain.

Weather, Climate, and Natural Disasters Are Major Concerns For shippers, the weather, climate, and natural disasters are often the enemy, causing major supply chain disruptions in the form of delays and even damage to cargo. There’s a good reason for the concern. Major weather events have had a significant impact on businesses and the economy…

Supply chain risk management

Do You Really Need a Supply Chain Risk Management Plan? With the Coronavirus pandemic, we have had the opportunity to see the benefits of a strong supply chain and the vulnerabilities of a weak one. Never before have we needed our supply chains to run smoothly and perhaps never before have they been so tested.…

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we have implemented COVID-19 case information as a Sunrise map layer and have enabled it in all Sunrise accounts.  How does it work? The COVID-19 Cases layer is already active in every Sunrise account. Hover over the red circles on the map to see confirmed positive case and death…

On time and in full

The OTIF Driver On-time in-full (OTIF) is a relatively new concept that stems from a single driver: customer demand. As consumers become increasingly accustomed to locating, purchasing, and receiving products in a matter of days, their tolerance for anything outside of this new norm is relatively low. Even with understandable circumstances, such as a major…

Intelligent supply chain automation

The Rise of Intelligent Automation in Logistics Digitization is transforming the vast majority of our personal and work tasks over the past decade. Logistics is not immune as automation is making the transport of goods more efficient and transparent with fewer resources. It’s not just automation, either. It’s intelligent automation backed by powerful technology that…

Transportation risk management.

The Impact of Increasingly Severe Weather and Climate Disasters on Transportation Risk Management Weather events and climate disasters have wreaked havoc on the United States and beyond since the beginning of time, but the increasing frequency and severity of these events are alarming. The significance of these events is far-reaching, affecting not only people in…