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WiseTech Global outperforms with robust half-year financial results
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supply chain & logistics
Australian logistics software firm WiseTech Global outstrips forecasts with a 32% surge in half-year revenue to AUD $500.4 million, buoyed by the robust performance of the CargoWise platform.
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AS Colour to upgrade Melbourne centre with advanced automation system
Wed, 31st Jan 2024
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inventory management systems
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retail
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warehouse
AS Colour plans to boost its Melbourne operation with a state-of-the-art automation system, replicating the success of its automated New Zealand centre.
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Retail firms urged to fortify supply chains via strategic M&A
Tue, 9th Jan 2024
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m&a
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retail
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supply chain & logistics
Virtualstock urges retail companies to use strategic M&A activities to bolster their supply chains, in light of rising volatility.
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Software security strains under supply chain complexity, Slim.AI reveals
Fri, 5th Jan 2024
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ai
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cybersecurity
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security vulnerabilities
Over 40% of firms struggle to tackle vulnerabilities in the rising complexity of software supply chains, despite sizeable resource allocation, says Slim.AI's recent Container Report.
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RELEX Solutions acquires Optimity to boost supply chain planning
Thu, 4th Jan 2024
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m&a
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supply chain & logistics
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productivity
RELEX Solutions bolsters its supply chain optimisation capabilities by acquiring Optimity, offering a unified platform for production and distribution planning.
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Could AI help santa outperform e-commerce giants?
Mon, 18th Dec 2023
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inventory management systems
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digital transformation
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ai
As we delve deeper into the logistics and supply chain management for Team Santa, we see there are many components that could easily go wrong.
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DerScanner introduces Supply Chain Security to protect third-party code elements
Fri, 1st Dec 2023
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cybersecurity
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security vulnerabilities
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cios
DerScanner adds Supply Chain Security feature to verify third-party code, combating rising threats amid increasing open-source software cyberattacks.
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Five essentials for supply chain success
Wed, 22nd Nov 2023
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Supply chain finance emerges as a critical solution for companies facing challenges in today's complex business landscape.
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Why Australian organisations must act now to meet new ESG reporting requirements
Mon, 20th Nov 2023
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it automation
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ai
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supply chain & logistics
As mandatory ESG reporting requirements come into effect, ultimately, the only way to reliably achieve compliance will be through AI-powered automation.
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Why rugged devices are the stone-cold solution for cold chain management
Wed, 15th Nov 2023
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iot
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data centre cooling
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temperature management
The future of cold chain management is one where technology meets tenacity, ensuring the quality and safety of products that touch lives every day.
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Australian Wagyu Association & MEQ unveil groundbreaking partnership
Tue, 14th Nov 2023
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partner programmes
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supply chain & logistics
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Australian Wagyu Association (AWA) and MEQ partner to reinforce objective carcass grading and innovative data use in Wagyu supply chain.
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AI, Machine Learning boom to dominate the year 2024
Fri, 3rd Nov 2023
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ml
2024 predictions: Increased use of AI, collaboration, servitisation, near-shoring, and additive manufacturing in industries. Non-fragile approach needed.
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NetSuite's new AI-enabled Analytics Warehouse to amplify customer data insights
Mon, 23rd Oct 2023
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erp
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data management
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warehouse
Oracle NetSuite boosts artificial intelligence in its Analytics Warehouse to simplify data management and drive actionable insights.
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Newmans Own collaborates with Oracle NetSuite to streamline operations
Mon, 23rd Oct 2023
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suiteworld
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oracle netsuite
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oracle
Newmans Own, the food and beverage company founded by Paul Newman, is collaborating with Oracle NetSuite to streamline its operations.
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Tiger Distribution boosts efficiency by 20% with Manhattan SCALE
Thu, 19th Oct 2023
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productivity
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warehouse
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software
Tiger Distribution achieved a 20% boost in efficiency by using the Manhattan SCALE system to enhance warehouse operations.
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Australian businesses underestimate risks to supply chain
Mon, 16th Oct 2023
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research
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business confidence
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business
Research released by McGrathNicol Advisory warns Australian business leaders of overconfidence regarding supply chain risks.
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Supply chain software security: Remediating the Curl effect
Mon, 16th Oct 2023
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application security
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open source
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containers
These statistics provide a convincing perspective on how this vulnerability in Curl makes security across the software supply chain sort of defenseless.
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Shippit and Parcelrun launch zero-emission delivery pilot in Sydney CBD
Mon, 16th Oct 2023
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cx
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martech
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retail
Shippit partners with Parcelrun for Australia's first zero-emission last-mile delivery pilot programme in Sydney CBD.
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Cybersecurity challenges persist for SMBs, revealing need for support
Sat, 14th Oct 2023
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data protection
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payroll systems
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it training
Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are struggling with cybersecurity challenges and lack necessary support - Sage report.
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Moonpig & Comms365 partner for logistics facilities communication
Sat, 14th Oct 2023
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vodafone
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supply chain & logistics
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downtime
Comms365 provides mobile data internet connectivity to e-commerce giant Moonpig's logistics facility, ensuring 24/7 connectivity and supporting business growth.
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CMA introduces Green Agreements Guidance for sustainable business
Sat, 14th Oct 2023
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sustainable it
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strategy
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law
Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) introduces new guidance to help businesses collaborate on environmental sustainability while complying with the law.
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BrangChain aims to make supply chains green with latest launch
Fri, 13th Oct 2023
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ai
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supply chain & logistics
BrangChain aims to revolutionise last-mile logistics with its eco-friendly solution, combining blockchain, AI, and smart contracts.
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Lack of digitisation slowing down procurement processes
Fri, 13th Oct 2023
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rpa
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procurement
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digitisation
The study reveals that half of procurement leaders (50%) think that the rate of digitisation within procurement is too slow.
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Telegram, AWS, and Alibaba Cloud targeted in latest supply chain attack
Fri, 13th Oct 2023
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cloud services
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public cloud
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aws
An attacker attempted to exploit the open-source community by uploading a series of malicious packages to the PyPi package manager.