The latest news and insight revolving around global trade, logistics services, evolving customs and regulations, supply chain security, and the technology necessary to speed freight through the global supply chain.
Posted 04/01 · 08:17 AM · SCMR Editorial
A recent survey conducted by APQC indicates that many organizations have been affected by various types of IT disruptions within the last two years.
Posted 03/30 · 04:20 PM · MMH Editorial
Research indicates percentage of women in senior positions in U.S. virtually unchanged since 2004, less than global average.
Posted 03/30 · 08:54 AM · SCMR Editorial
Supply chain managers reliant on global ocean carrier cargo services will be watching developments now underway in San Francisco this week with great interest.
Posted 03/27 · 08:47 AM · LM Editorial
The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) reports that air cargo services ramped up again in February.
Posted 03/26 · 09:12 AM · LM Editorial
Navis announced that George A. Kohlrieser, an internationally recognized expert on leadership, will present a general session at Navis World 2015, taking place March 29-April 1, 2015 at the Intercontinental San Francisco Hotel.
Posted 03/24 · 08:43 AM · LM Editorial
The GSF calls on the EU, US, and Chinese regulatory and competition authorities to share monitoring data and information to prevent potential competition abuses
Posted 03/24 · 08:27 AM · LM Editorial
The Global Shippers Forum (GSF) has called for a manageable but rigorous set of monitoring KPIs that can provide the required level of confidence to customers that ocean shipping alliances can deliver tangible benefits in terms of reduced costs, competitive ocean rates and improved services for shippers.
Posted 03/24 · 08:02 AM · SCMR Editorial
Last year’s tragic crash of AirAsia’s flight QZ 8501 enroute from Surabaya in Indonesia to Singapore remains a mystery, but may have been a “wake up call” for Asia Pacific airlines.
Posted 03/23 · 08:25 PM · SCMR Editorial
When assessing areas of risk facing their departments, nearly half (45%) of Chief Procurement Officers named supplier risk as a top concern, according to a new survey by Consero Group.
Posted 03/23 · 09:19 AM · SCMR Editorial
For 2015, the top priority of procurement organizations is to elevate their role to more of a trusted advisor in support of improved enterprise agility, according to new Procurement Key Issues research from The Hackett Group.