Spire and Gravity Supply Chain solutions helping restore flow of goods

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jun. 13, 2022, 13:00 PM

Spire and Gravity Supply Chain solutions helping restore flow of goods by giving customers more visibility and greater confidence to accurately predict delivery times.

Case Study: Röhlig Logistics and Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jun. 6, 2022, 10:28 AM


Disruption in supply chains is nothing new

By Graham Parker

Apr. 20, 2022, 13:00 PM

Most disruptive of all is not having an outward-facing order-focused supply chain.

Gravity: Platinum Sponsors at TPM Tech

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 29, 2022, 13:00 PM

TPMTech: Proud to be Platinum Sponsors

Starting 2022 right!

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jan. 28, 2022, 21:32 PM

Gravity, just made better for you.

Supply Chain Tangles and Holiday Woes

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Nov. 26, 2021, 17:39 PM

We’re finally well into the time of the year that we have all been looking forward to - Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Happy to have you here! A warm welcome to our new joiners

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Nov. 12, 2021, 16:04 PM

We’ve got some fantastic news to round off the year. Join us in welcoming our newest sales team members - David, Lee, and Ryan!

How to protect your business from tariffs and trade wars

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Aug. 12, 2021, 17:00 PM

Currently, the U.S. and China, find themselves embroiled in a highly publicized trade war. It was initiated in 2018 when the Trump administration started implementing tariffs on Chinese exports to...

How the Suez Canal blockage proves technology has the power to transform the shipping industry

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

May. 11, 2021, 16:03 PM

The ongoing disruptions due initially to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic are firmly at the forefront of everyone's mind. It's hardly surprising then that the 'Evergiven Incident' has not only...

10 reasons why IoT, and digitized shipment visibility adoption is an essential commodity for the supply chain industry

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 15, 2021, 12:23 PM

IoT is an essential enabler for real time supply chain visibility. High-level data gives users valuable insights into their merchandise's journey, including its geographical location and overall...

We Asked Our Team To Define 2020 In One Word. Their Responses Are Interesting

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 6, 2021, 13:58 PM

As we all know, 2020 is a year like no other, so we asked some of our employees to describe 2020 in one word and share their hopes for 2021. Tap on the words to see what our team has to say!

Time and tide wait for none! Reflections before the next wave of disruption

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 1, 2021, 17:32 PM

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Why You Need To Know About The Ripple Effect Of The Latest Disruption

By Graham Parker

Mar. 29, 2021, 20:57 PM

Businesses and consumers globally, but especially within Asia and the Mediterranean, are already trying to manage delays in cargo shipments coming through the Suez Canal due to the Ever Given...

Fast Facts About Digital Transformation And The Pandemic

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 18, 2021, 16:40 PM

Our infographic highlights the benefits and importance of digitizing the supply chain and how users that deploy a supply chain management solution can analyze and act on the data derived from a fully...

5 Ways Digital Transformation Helps You Make Informed Decisions

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 18, 2021, 16:33 PM

The Intelligent Supply Chain 

Why To Ship And How To Ship - We'll Help You Make The Right Decisions

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Feb. 24, 2021, 12:25 PM

A significant quantity of global freight transport movement is part of a multimodal transport chain, particularly for port-related containerized transport flows. 

Our Technology Gives You Greater Visibility Than A Telescope!

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jan. 13, 2021, 11:06 AM

‘That ship has sailed’: an idiom widely used to reference a situation already decided, in the past, and one that almost certainly cannot be stopped or reversed with any success. 

Santa Knows How To Improve Your Supply Chain Capabilities The Easy Way!

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 17, 2020, 18:30 PM

Last week, the Gravity team found a letter written by a CEO struggling with his company's current supply chain processes that asks Santa to help enable better supply chain management capabilities...

Can Santa Help You Improve Your Supply Chain Capabilities?

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 11, 2020, 14:49 PM

The Gravity team has found a letter to Santa! It appears to have been written by a CEO struggling with current supply chain processes. He asks Santa to work magic and find a way for his company to...

It's Time To Celebrate Thanksgiving And The Turkey Supply Chain

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Nov. 24, 2020, 17:59 PM

Sharing The Harvest

Data And Technology Are Transforming Supply Chain Logistics

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Nov. 11, 2020, 18:21 PM

The Power Of Data

How To Digitize Your Supply Chain And Take Control Of Your Shipments Easily

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Oct. 30, 2020, 13:20 PM

Why Shipment Tracking Technology Is Important

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Oct. 21, 2020, 11:31 AM

According to statistics released by the International Chamber Of Shipping, the international shipping industry is responsible for the carriage of around 90% of world trade, making it a vital...

Can A Historical Quote Help Provide Supply Chain Solutions?

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Oct. 13, 2020, 17:15 PM

The Why, How, and Who of Purchase Order Management Software

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Oct. 8, 2020, 18:56 PM

It's highly likely you have been told you must improve your Purchase Order Management (POM) processes but do you know WHY should you do so, HOW to go about doing so, and perhaps most importantly, WHO...

Deploy Operation 'Big Data' For Supply Chain Excellence

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Sep. 24, 2020, 13:40 PM

It's widely appreciated that Big data plays an instrumental role in improving supply chain management and is a player that cannot get ignored. However... What is it? How can you use it? And perhaps...

Six Benefits To Be Gained From Operating A Sustainable Supply Chain

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Sep. 10, 2020, 15:39 PM

Global supply chains connect customers with products and services, but sadly, all too often come with a cost to the environment - but it is a cost that can be avoided!

Five Ingredients For Serving Up Supply Chain Success

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Aug. 24, 2020, 17:50 PM

The need to digitize supply chains is a hot topic, and there is no wonder. Those companies that operate a fully digitized and orchestrated supply chain are enjoying dramatic reductions in costs and...

Rugby, The Supply Chain And Real Time Winning Strategies

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Aug. 6, 2020, 15:27 PM

Coordinated Alignment Results In All Round Wins

Connected, Digitized Supply Chains Enable You To Trust The Data

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jul. 30, 2020, 16:13 PM

Gravity's Founder, CEO, and industry thought leader, Graham Parker, gives his perspective about what running a supply chain with real time insights means when Gravity attended the Alcott Global...

How Technology Will Empower Future Supply Chains

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jul. 14, 2020, 16:54 PM

LIGHTS - COVID-19 Exposes Truths

The Benefits of IoT And Real Time Actionable Data

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jul. 9, 2020, 17:57 PM

It is an essential prerequisite that for a supply chain to operate effectively, complete visibility, traceability, and accountability must be in place. Leveraging the power of data ensures you not...

How To Benefit From The Indisputable Facts About Rail Freight

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jun. 24, 2020, 15:45 PM

The U.S. freight rail network gets widely considered as the largest, safest, and most cost-efficient freight system in the world, with the nearly $80-billion freight rail industry covering almost...

How To Crack The Changing Face Of Retail - Use the Digitized Supply Chain Code

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jun. 16, 2020, 17:03 PM

The FMCG Industry - In-demand consumer products that often get produced in large quantities and are made available at low cost to meet the needs of high volume sale patterns.

Do You Need To Weather-Proof Your Supply Chain?

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jun. 9, 2020, 15:21 PM


How To Make Purchase Order Management Software Work For You

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

May. 29, 2020, 15:05 PM

Are you one of the businesses out there who find themselves asking the question, 'Why do we need a purchase order management (POM) system'? If this is the case, you might think your business is...

The Best Pharma Supply Chain Move Of All Time - Digitize to Legitimize

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

May. 22, 2020, 17:27 PM

Supply chain disruptions are inevitable, and this couldn't be more evident now, and during times of emergency, when medical devices and pharma products become a global necessity.  

It's arrived... read the April edition of our digital magazine here!

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 30, 2020, 15:03 PM

Synchronize The Supply Chain The Snakes And Ladders Way!

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 24, 2020, 23:07 PM

Supply chains are complex. Lack of synchronization due to disparate systems, limited data sharing, or interconnectivity makes digitization essential.

5 Obstacles To Avoid When Synchronizing Your Supply Chain

By Dave Graham

Apr. 17, 2020, 18:36 PM

6 Checks Every Supply Chain Should Take To Stay Healthy

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 15, 2020, 14:36 PM


What Are The True Costs And Challenges Behind Your Supply Chain?

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 9, 2020, 14:56 PM

What is the real cost behind meeting your customer's needs and expectations?

A CEO’s View Of The Global Pandemic

By Graham Parker

Apr. 6, 2020, 20:11 PM

An update for all the companies that have been affected personally and professionally by the global impact of COVID-19. 

REEFKNOT INVESTMENTS Look At The Macro-Economic Impact On Supply Chains

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 3, 2020, 14:52 PM

There is little doubt that supply chains globally are in the midst of an evolution that is reshaping not just how they need to organize and operate, but also how the profession of supply chain...

Technology Is The Key To Supply Chain Orchestration

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 31, 2020, 16:05 PM

”As COVID-19 spreads globally, we are seeing increased supply chain disruption, but also changes in consumer spending habits,” commented Sarah Watt, Senior Director Analyst with the Gartner Supply...

Gravity A Supply Chain Force To Be Reckoned With

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 27, 2020, 16:50 PM


Podcast - Let's talk Supply Chain? Container tracking is here!

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 12, 2020, 15:56 PM

Gravity Supply Chain's latest podcast unveils an exciting new enhancement to our shipment tracker and purchase order management (POM) products.

Supply Chain Management Success - What You Need To Know But No One Told You

By Gavin Webber

Mar. 10, 2020, 17:57 PM

The global freight industry is a highly sensitive commodity. Numerous inevitable and often unavoidable events ranging from extreme weather to environmental risks and, both human and man-made...

Containerized Shipping — Technology Advancements And Value Creation

By Gavin Webber

Mar. 5, 2020, 17:34 PM

The birth of containerization 

How Technology Enables The Best Sourcing Strategies And Value Chain

By Graham Parker

Feb. 27, 2020, 18:08 PM

The inevitability of supply chain disruptions in a global environment is one that's well understood. Businesses need to employ strategies that are agile, proactive, and resilient creating a no-risk...

Risk Chain - Gain Full Visibility And Mitigate Supply Chain Risk

By Bena Ip

Feb. 26, 2020, 12:20 PM

Graham Parker, CEO Gravity Supply Chain Solutions, discusses the impact of Coronavirus, COVID-19, on global supply chains. In an interview conducted by BBC World News, Graham explains how real time...

Sourcing - What You Need To Know About Coronavirus Supply Chain Disruption

By Graham Parker

Feb. 21, 2020, 18:31 PM

Countries globally are working tirelessly to enforce containment measures in an effort to halt the Coronavirus' path of destruction.  However, these measures may impose significant consequences on...

Technology + Human Touch = Digital Supply Chain Excellence

By Gavin Webber

Feb. 14, 2020, 16:12 PM

There’s no need to do the maths; we’ve got the answer for you!   KEY INGREDIENTS The need for businesses to digitize has become the dominant theme relating to the future-proofing of supply chains...

Global Supply Chain Threat — The Coronavirus Disruption

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jan. 30, 2020, 16:36 PM

Boom! Like an explosion, it happened... 

The New Silk Road — A Web Of Digital Choices

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jan. 23, 2020, 12:08 PM

The Silk Road created around 200BC spans around 4,000 of complex geographical, physical, and climate zones. The level of need for digital integration has become a much-debated subject centered around...

Building Blocks For The Ultimate Digital Supply Chain

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jan. 9, 2020, 11:31 AM

Abraham Maslow’s Hierarchy Of Needs theory proposes that people get motivated by five primary categories of emotional need:

Predicting The Predictable - Successful 2020 Supply Chains

By Dave Graham

Jan. 2, 2020, 18:04 PM

In our previous blog post ‘The Evolution Of The Supply Chain’ we looked at what changes occurred within supply chains over the last two decades; in this article, we will highlight areas that need...

The Evolution Of The Supply Chain

By Dave Graham

Dec. 31, 2020, 14:35 PM

Numerous studies have taken place, been documented, and released regarding what will change in 2020, but very little gets reported regarding what may not! Let’s take a look at the past before we, as...

How Santa Will Evolve In A Digitized Sustainable World

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 20, 2019, 15:40 PM

The holiday season is rapidly approaching, and retail outlets globally are alive with the spirit of Christmas. Many shops have been selling Christmas themed goodies for several weeks, and there’s a...

Read The September Edition Of Our Digital Magazine

By Bena Ip

Oct. 14, 2019, 22:00 PM

This edition contains several thought-provoking articles exploring how businesses can optimize their supply chains by adopting the latest technologies. It’s a must-read for anyone operating in the...

Complete Visibility Into The Global Trade War And The Supply Chain

By Graham Parker

Sep. 26, 2019, 22:00 PM

Morgan Stanley’s recent report ‘Why Trade Tariffs Could Rattle The Global Supply Chain’  provides the following insights:

How Gravity Collaborates With Spire To Provide World-Class Visibility

By Gavin Webber

Aug. 15, 2019, 16:30 PM

Why New And Emerging Digital Technologies Are Critical For ANZ Supply Chains

By Ron Nicolas

Aug. 1, 2019, 16:30 PM

Check out our slides which include insights about why new and emerging technologies are critical to the successful operation of ANZ supply chains.

Australian 3PLs Must Enter The Digital Age

By Ron Nicolas

Jul. 25, 2019, 16:30 PM

Check out our beautiful and informative infographic which explains why Australian 3PLs must embrace the digital age:

EXCLUSIVE WEBINAR: The Impact of Industry 4.0 And Digitization on The Supply Chain

By Matt Nodurfth

Jul. 18, 2019, 16:30 PM

We are entering the Industry 4.0 era, where business processes will get increasingly digitized. As you might expect, Industry 4.0, dubbed as the 4th industrial revolution, is set to bring profound...

Gravity Are Proud To Be Presenting A Prestigious Award at Multimodal

By Dave Graham

Jun. 13, 2019, 16:30 PM

Gravity Supply Chain Solutions voted one of the 10 Most Innovative SCM Solution Providers in 2018, is proud to announce to announce we are sponsoring the Multimodal 2019 Exhibitor of the Year award....

Our Retail Supply Chain Survey Is A Hot Topic!

By Dave Graham

May. 16, 2019, 16:30 PM

Earlier this year we published an exclusive market research survey, based on interviews with 500 retail executives in the U.S. and U.K. to discover their views on retail supply chain digitization....

How Under Armour Is Using The Latest Tech To Provide Value

By Dave Graham

May. 9, 2019, 16:30 PM

Under Armour is a tech-savvy retailer. The company has a broad ecosystem of connected fitness products, including Smart shoes, watches, and earbuds. At CES this year, the company announced a further...

Powerful Data Analytics Of Shipped Volumes

By Gavin Webber

May. 2, 2019, 15:30 PM

The ability to make intelligent supply chain business decisions is contingent on having high-quality data on your supply network. High-quality data has the following characteristics: Reliable....

Technology Is Key To Managing Capacity Restraints

By Dave Graham

Apr. 25, 2019, 16:30 PM

The world of logistics is spinning at an incredible pace, and there is no option to slow it down as in today's always on and digitally connected world, consumers want products faster than ever...

The Logistics Industry Can Succeed At Digitization

By Nick Daly

Apr. 18, 2019, 16:30 PM

There is little to no doubt that digitization is set to revolutionize the logistics industry. However, while most logistics providers don’t need convincing of the need for digital transformation and...

What's The Big Deal? People And Technology Must Unite

By Graham Parker

Apr. 11, 2019, 17:12 PM

Digital Technology Companies that have successfully adopted digital technology have also enabled a transformation in their value propositions, evolving every level of their business to ensure it is...

Target Is Embracing Digital Technologies And Reaping The Benefits

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 4, 2019, 15:44 PM

Target recently announced that customers would be able to utilize cashless payment technologies, including Apple Pay, Google Pay, and Samsung Pay in all of the 1,850 Target stores located across the...

Real Time Data At Your Fingertips

By Gavin Webber

Apr. 2, 2019, 10:10 AM

As a supply chain professional, real time data is one of the most significant assets at your disposal to ensure your supply chain performs efficiently, reliably and is not subject to disruption by...

Retailers Must Shift Focus To Conquer Economic Challenges

By Nick Daly

Mar. 28, 2019, 16:55 PM

Market Instability 2019 is set to be a turbulent economic year for many industries, including retailers on both sides of the Atlantic faced with a fragile and volatile economy, and slow growth...

Podcast - The Impact Of Digitization On The Logistics And Freight Forwarding Industry

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 21, 2019, 16:00 PM

On this edition of the Gravity Supply Chain podcast, we discuss the significant impact of digitization and digital tools on the logistics and freight forwarding industry, with special guest Mark...

Valuable Insights From TPM, 2019

By Ron Nicolas

Mar. 14, 2019, 12:36 PM

I’ve just enjoyed the incredible opportunity of joining over 2,400 attendees at the TPM annual conference, organized by JOC Events, which took place March 3-6 2019 in Long Beach, U.S.A.

The Retail Supply Chain Landscape in 2019

By Dave Graham

Feb. 27, 2019, 9:41 AM

I just gave a presentation at the LINK Retail Supply Chain Conference in Orlando about the most pressing challenges retailers face concerning their supply chains in 2019. I developed the presentation...

Must-Read Market Research Report On Retail Supply Chains

By Graham Parker

Feb. 21, 2019, 16:30 PM

We are pleased to announce we recently sponsored a market research survey which interviewed 500 retail executives in the U.S. and the U.K. to ask them about retail supply chain digitization and the...

Walmart’s Innovations Keep The Company Relevant

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jan. 28, 2019, 19:41 PM

Walmart, one of the most recognizable U.S. retail brands, actively invests in technological innovation to improve customer service levels and remain relevant.

Podcast - What Impact Will Brexit Have On U.K. Businesses And Retailers?

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jan. 24, 2019, 16:30 PM

The U.K. is facing an unprecedented level of economic and political uncertainty after the government’s Brexit plan was overwhelmingly rejected by parliament last week. In the midst of the crisis, we...

How IoT Tech Is Improving The Modern Supply Chain

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jan. 17, 2019, 16:30 PM

With each passing year, we see an ever-expanding range of devices that connect to the internet. While on-demand apps make services more accessible to consumers, connected devices can bring...

How AI Can Improve Customer Experience

By Graham Parker

Jan. 10, 2019, 16:30 PM

There is a multitude of publications in circulation, illustrating how AI can revolutionize societies. With the likes of driverless cars offering a reduction in congestion and accidents, and...

Three Top Predictions For The Retail Supply Chain In 2019

By Graham Parker

Jan. 3, 2019, 16:30 PM

Happy New Year! As we kick off 2019, we decided to ask members of the team at Gravity Supply Chain Solutions what their predictions were for the retail supply chain this year. 'Hot off the press' are...

Happy Holidays!

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 24, 2018, 13:00 PM

Happy Holidays! The team at Gravity Supply Chain Solutions would like to wish you Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year!

How To Move From An Analog To A Digitized Supply Chain

By Graham Parker

Dec. 20, 2018, 16:30 PM

Note: This blog will explore digitization, which is the first and most crucial step for a business to become digitalized. A digitalized business is outward facing and customer-centric. Digitization...

Why 2019 Is A Pivotal Year For Supply Chain Digitization

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 13, 2018, 16:55 PM

  The year 2019 is shaping up to be a pivotal year for the supply chain industry as several global developments will put significant pressure on supply chains to digitize. Let’s consider three of the...

How To Protect Your Business From Tariffs And Trade Wars - Video

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 6, 2018, 16:31 PM

Check out our short video on how to mitigate the impact of tariffs on your business through digitizing supply chain management. 

How Retailers Can Capitalize On Peak Shopping Days

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Nov. 29, 2018, 16:30 PM

We’re in an era where consumer demand is greater than it has ever been, particularly during promotional shopping periods. For instance, American consumers spent a record-breaking $6.2 billion on...

A Great UI Is Crucial For Your Business, And This Is Why

By Gavin Webber

Nov. 22, 2018, 16:30 PM

Supply Chain Synchronization Is Vital And This Is Why

By Dave Graham

Nov. 15, 2018, 16:30 PM

Supply Chain Complexity Is Now The Norm

Five Great Reasons For Supply Chains To Adopt Cloud Computing

By Gavin Webber

Nov. 1, 2018, 16:00 PM

Cloud computing refers to the delivery of computing services, such as software services (known as Software-as-a-Service or SaaS), over the Internet. While cloud computing has been around for a long...

How To Overcome Nature's Impact On Global Supply Chains

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Oct. 12, 2018, 10:31 AM

Last year witnessed an unusually large number of devastating natural disasters all across the world, from the multiple hurricanes which have battered South America and the United States, including...

How AI, Automation, and Big Data are Disrupting Freight

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Oct. 5, 2018, 10:41 AM

Advanced technologies are gradually occupying even more significant roles in the freight industry, and supply chain management. With the rapid pace of innovation, the sector is bound to look...

Digital Transformation of the Retail Supply Chain Is Vital

By Graham Parker

Sep. 13, 2018, 10:30 AM

While many retailers are looking at digital transformation as a way of ramping up their performance, progress has been slow. Only three percent of retail companies have completed digital...

Levelling Up – the next step in achieving our mission

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Aug. 21, 2018, 12:30 PM

We are passionate about our mission to inspire the supply chains of today and tomorrow through technology here at Gravity Supply Chain Solutions. That’s why our recent partnership with Microsoft, one...

How GDPR Affects The Logistics Industry And Why You Need To Be Prepared Now

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 25, 2018, 12:38 PM

One of the highest trending topics in the first part of 2018 was data privacy and protection, with multicountry investigations seeing large organizations under fire for negligence concerning the lack...

Three Mindsets Logistics Providers Can Change to Be More Competitive In 2018

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 21, 2017, 12:26 PM

2017 was a big year for the logistics industry, from Amazon’s continued expansion, putting pressure on retailers to solve last mile fulfillment challenges, to the continued growth of IoT, bringing us...

How To Instantly Deliver Insights Using Automated BI

By Gavin Webber

Dec. 13, 2017, 9:30 AM

We’re all ‘data junkies,’ right? With so much of it around these days and many ways to make sense of it, we understand the value that it can bring to our business, and we track our numbers carefully.

Frictionless: Improve Friction Points In Your Supply Chain

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Nov. 7, 2017, 12:51 PM

In my previous blog post - “Frictionless: The New Supply Chain Competitive Advantage,” I wrote about the problem that Gravity Supply Chain Solutions has set out to solve – helping businesses deliver...

Frictionless: The New Supply Chain Competitive Advantage

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Nov. 1, 2017, 8:15 AM

Gravity Supply Chain Solutions hosted its first ever Community Day on Oct. 13, 2017, and it was a significant milestone for us as it’s something that we’d been aspiring to do since the early days of...


By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Oct. 26, 2017, 9:30 AM

In Sept 2017 I had the opportunity to demonstrate Gravity’s supply chain visibility platform at theCargo Club of Australia  during their quarterly business event. The event’s main attendees were...

Gravity Supply Chain – Real Time Supply Chain Visibility Video

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Oct. 20, 2017, 16:27 PM

The modern-day supply chain is global, fragmented, and forces importers/shippers and suppliers to react to their customers’ demands in real-time. Supply chain managers continue to rely on disparate,...

Freight Forwarders are Digitizing Supply Chains

By Dave Graham

Jun. 29, 2017, 8:00 AM

It’s common knowledge, for any logistics professional who has spent 10 minutes reading about the logistics industry, that traditional freight forwarding will continue to commoditize amongst the...

TEN Tips for Writing a Successful Logistics Tender Response

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jun. 27, 2017, 15:21 PM

It is interesting to note that most of the logistics companies I speak to admit that their tender writing capabilities can be considerably improved.

10 Ways To Make The Most Out Of Your Logistics Conference

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jun. 22, 2017, 10:00 AM

Supply Chain collaboration has never been more critical. The commoditization of freight, and the rise of logistics and fulfillment disruptors like Flexport, and Amazon Fulfillment, mean that...

The Link between Supply Chain Visibility and “Perfecting the Last Mile”

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jun. 13, 2017, 9:30 AM

SupplyChainDive recently published an impressive collection of articles that examine the challenges of “Last-Mile Fulfilment.”

Three Supply Chain Management Marketing Lessons - No Experience Required

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jun. 2, 2017, 11:22 AM

In May I had the pleasure of speaking on a panel at a Grow with Hubspot event in Hong Kong.

Consider Your Customers When Evaluating New Technologies

By Dave Graham

May. 18, 2017, 9:30 AM

You are not in the business of developing software. Your focus is on moving goods all over the world, continually working under tight deadlines.

The Key to Creating Competitive Advantage in Logistics

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

May. 3, 2017, 9:30 AM

In my last blog for Gravity I wrote about How to Stand Out in a Tender, citing some examples where technology can play its part in achieving this aim.

APAC CIOOutlook Magazine Names Gravity a Top Logistics Tech Provider

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 27, 2017, 11:30 AM

Our company continues to grow at an incredible speed! We are all extremely busy, yet I still feel like we have only just scratched the surface of how we can provide real time visibility over today’s...

Increase Your Productivity with Real Time Visibility

By Gavin Webber

Apr. 19, 2017, 9:30 AM

How much time do you and your team spend every week on manual processes like data entry, spreadsheet updates, fielding phone calls and responding to emails? Imagine how much more productive you could...

What Shippers Are Really Looking For From Logistics Providers

By Dave Graham

Mar. 29, 2017, 9:00 AM

The term “supply chain” has become outdated; it indicates a linear sequence of events, when, in fact, the reality is that supply chains have evolved.

Route To Market: Instantly Access the World's Sailing Schedules

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 15, 2017, 16:44 PM

There are few tasks more time-consuming than researching and booking the best sailing route.

How To Stand Out In A Logistics Tender

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 3, 2017, 10:26 AM

What makes a logistics provider stand out in a tender process these days? I find this a fascinating subject when talking to both logistics companies, and buyers of freight.

Three Words To Summarize WCA World: Sustainability, Traceability, Visibility

By Dave Graham

Feb. 13, 2017, 11:46 AM

I should add a fourth word to summarize the 9th WCA Worldwide Conference in Singapore last week: exhilarating. We met with executives representing freight forwarders, and 3PL companies from all over...

Three Lessons in Achieving Real Time Visibility from WCA First

By Dave Graham

Feb. 10, 2017, 9:34 AM

I’ve been working in the supply chain management industry for over 25 years in countries across Europe, Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. However, I still found myself amazed at how truly global...

SCIS: Overcoming Supply Chain Fragmentation Is A Top Priority

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 8, 2016, 13:50 PM

The Gravity team exhibited and presented at the Supply Chain Innovation Summit 2016 Asia Pacific (SCIS) last year, and I’d like to share with you some of what we learned from our conversations with...

5 Steps That Will Drive The Synchronization Of Your Supply Chain

By Dave Graham

Dec. 2, 2016, 9:17 AM

Supply Chain Synchronization - No Magic Pills Needed

By Dave Graham

Nov. 22, 2016, 8:06 AM

You’ve probably seen the “before and after” patient photos in advertisements for nutrition supplements, health clubs or plastic surgeons. So let’s consider my last post on the five obstacles to...

Four Reasons To Get Excited For The Supply Chain Innovation Summit

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Nov. 8, 2016, 12:58 PM


In Today's Supply Chain, If It's Not Real Time It's Out-of-Date

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Oct. 14, 2016, 9:37 AM

There is so much real time data surrounding us in our daily lives. Wherever we are, and whatever the time, we are enriched with all manner of alerts, messages, tweets, and the likes, instantly...

5 Benefits Of Orchestrating Supply Chain Synchronization

By Dave Graham

Oct. 6, 2016, 15:32 PM

Can End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility Software Answer a "Good Question"?

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Sep. 14, 2016, 17:53 PM

An editor with Inbound Logistics recently asked me to provide an answer for the magazine’s regular “Good Question” feature: “Has supply chain impatience gotten out of hand?” My answer along with...

Tigers Global Logistics And Gravity Create Model for Overcoming 3PL Tech Obstacles

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Sep. 12, 2016, 10:12 AM

We’ve been devoting space in this blog to examining the factors behind the widening 3PL Technology Gap. Now, let’s take a look at how one 3PL will use the Gravity Supply Chain Solution apps to close...

Automate The Process Of Researching Shipping Schedules

By Gavin Webber

Sep. 6, 2016, 10:44 AM

Let’s admit it: there are indeed more desirable tasks than keeping a consolidated list of the world's real time shipping schedules up to date as doing so requires much work and is extremely...

Gravity Transport App Provides Real Time Shipping Schedules

By Gavin Webber

Aug. 29, 2016, 9:47 AM

Gravity RTM When a shipper asks its 3PL to create a sailing schedule, they are making a simple request. All too often, however, determining schedules, transit times and costs, requires laboriously...

How To Leverage The ROI Of Supply Chain Visibility

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Aug. 18, 2016, 15:01 PM

Success in business often comes down to basic arithmetic: excellent global supply chain execution + excellent customer service = beat the competitors. Want proof? Take a look at Gartner’s Annual Top...

Four Common Obstacles To Supply Chain Digitization

By Dave Graham

Aug. 12, 2016, 17:56 PM

Take a minute to think about how much technology has changed our lives in just the past decade.

Medium-Sized 3PLs Need New Logistics Technology To Compete

By Dave Graham

Jul. 27, 2016, 10:45 AM

The position medium-sized logistics providers find themselves in today reminds me of the scene from “Star Wars” set in the Death Star’s garbage compactor. Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia, and...

Turn Big Data Into Big Visibility

By Gavin Webber

Jun. 23, 2016, 8:00 AM

You’ve likely heard the term "big data." Your colleagues in the IT department probably throw it around a lot to describe the ever-growing volumes of information your company collects and analyzes...

Five Business Benefits Of Using Cloud Logistics

By Dave Graham

Jun. 7, 2016, 12:00 PM

Cloud computing is revolutionizing all areas of the business, and nowhere can this be seen more clearly than within logistics.

Does Your OmniChannel Belong in the Cloud? (Hint: “Yes”)

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

May. 31, 2016, 11:53 AM

Today’s consumers have the ability to purchase what they want whenever, however and wherever, putting them in total control of the market. With mobile and eCommerce on the rise, omnichannel...

Create Healthier Supply Chains With Prescriptive Analytics

By Gavin Webber

May. 24, 2016, 13:30 PM

Remember the good old days when consumer purchasing patterns were simpler? When brands and retailers could predict, or in some cases even determine what your customers wanted? Well, those days have...

Gravity Joins The Fashion Revolution For Supply Chain Traceability!

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Apr. 18, 2016, 16:12 PM

Transparency Across The Supply Chain - The Fashion Revolution

Why using outdated technology is as bad as using no technology

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Mar. 31, 2016, 16:05 PM

Gravity Supply Chain Software Expands Its Operations To Australia

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Feb. 16, 2016, 15:59 PM

The Supply Chain Software Developer Expands Its Global Footprint

Code Fest Ends With Less Supply Chain Risk

By Gavin Webber

Feb. 4, 2016, 15:44 PM

Real Time Supply Chain Risk Alerts

Preparing For Our First Supply Chain Code Fest!

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Jan. 26, 2016, 15:31 PM

Picture this… You’re locked in a room along with a group of developers and cannot leave until you have completed an extensive code writing project for the latest in supply chain technology.  If...

Iran Sanctions, Oil Prices And Your Supply Chain

By Gavin Webber

Dec. 21, 2015, 15:07 PM

Iran Sanctions, Oil Prices And Your Supply Chain 

Inspiring Tomorrow’s Supply Chains, Today

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Sep. 8, 2015, 14:38 PM

Dynamic Retail Supply Chain Management Solutions

Rise Of The 24/7 Digital Customer

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 22, 2014, 14:58 PM

The world economy is worth more than U.S. $70 trillion a year, and the products that we buy and consume daily make up a third of this figure. All these products have one thing in common: a supply...

Untangling The Retail Supply Chain With Analytics

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 22, 2014, 14:48 PM

Retail supply chains have become longer, and more tangled than ever before. The complexity of the datasets, and the management of far-flung suppliers, coupled with high customer expectations around...

User Experience, Supply Chain Tools and Millennials

By Gavin Webber

Dec. 22, 2014, 14:30 PM

For years we’ve had to put up with, well frankly an awful user experience (UX) when using ERP systems.

How SaaS Is Easing Supply Chain Pains

By Gravity Supply Chain Solutions

Dec. 22, 2014, 14:23 PM

After decades of running their supply chains with internal enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, enterprises have seen the shift to a global economy and supply chain — requiring a myriad of...