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Tag: Operations Management

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September 6, 2019

There’s no such thing as free shipping

Elkafi Hassini is finding innovative ways to make ecommerce more efficient, greener and kinder on communities overrun by delivery trucks.

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April 18, 2019

Using big data to streamline big shipments: Smart Freight Centre launches in Region of Peel, with McMaster as partner

Trucking activity alone accounts for approximately $1.8 billion worth of goods moving daily to, from, and through the Region of Peel.

November 15, 2017

Vital efficiency: Kai Huang is using data analytics to study humanitarian aid

Huang: "Previously, when we talked about humanitarian operations, we didn’t have the data because it wasn’t kept."