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Fees and duties analytics can help supply chains weather global tariff wars

In the context of global supply chains, politically fueled tariff wars and a widespread ebb in the growth of major economies are causing major upheavals to logistics operations. Caught in the crossfire, businesses often struggle with comprehending macroeconomic developments, let alone forecasting and preparing for a volatile future. Navigating the regulatory environment is critical, as companies that source products globally can end up spending 35% of the product’s cost just... Read More

Can supply chains facilitate circular economy business models?

By Ryan Purcell LLamasoft’s Director of Global Impact As defined by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation (EMF), a circular economy is based on the principles of designing out waste and pollution, keeping products and materials in use and regenerating natural systems. Circular economic models employ methods such as reuse, repair, sharing, refurbishment, remanufacturing and recycling, to increase the productivity of resources used and reduce waste. The new category of Product as a... Read More

Q&A with Neelima Ramaraju: Solving the TB Crisis Using Tech

LLamasoft, a supply chain design software designer, and a FIND non-profit healthcare organization, have recently partnered to use AI technology to find millions of undiagnosed patients impacted by tuberculosis Tuberculosis is one of the top 10 killers in the world affecting 10 million people annually. Of those 10 million, 3.6 million were “missing cases,” – undiagnosed or undetected and not reported due to a lack of access to diagnostics. As... Read More