The latest news and features revolving around evolving customs regulations, global trade, and the services that help global shippers expedite freight through the global supply chain
Posted 04/30 · 12:54 PM · SCMR Editorial
Programs to improve healthcare in developing countries rely, to a large extent, on the efficiency of pharmaceutical delivery systems in these regions. In places such as Southern Africa, price inflation along the value chain makes medicines less accessible.
Posted 04/29 · 01:45 PM · MMH Editorial
“The ABCs of DCs” identifies best practices for modern distribution centers across 11 key functions.
Posted 04/28 · 01:11 PM · MMH Editorial
Since 2003, when the U.S. lost 140,000 manufacturing jobs to offshoring, last year saw a net gain of more than 10,000 jobs.
Posted 04/28 · 07:20 AM · SCMR Editorial
The most recent edition of the Shippers Condition Index (SCI) from freight transportation consultancy FTR made it clear that tougher times are back for supply chain managers.
Posted 04/27 · 08:23 AM · SCMR Editorial
In this exclusive interview with Navis senior vice president, Andy Barrons, SCMR presents an overview of the recently-concluded Navis World 2015 in San Francisco.
Posted 04/24 · 01:16 PM · MMH Editorial
Forum founder discusses challenges and opportunities.
Posted 04/22 · 03:42 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 04/21 · 08:08 AM · SCMR Editorial
UPS sees the greatest demand for our cold chain transportation services in Europe and the U.S., which are the two largest export markets for healthcare.
Posted 04/21 · 07:59 AM · SCMR Editorial
Ocean cargo carrier service reliability across the three core East-West trades hit a five-month peak in March with an aggregate on-time performance of 64 percent, according to Carrier Performance Insight, the online schedule reliability tool provided by Drewry Supply Chain Advisors.
Posted 04/20 · 03:55 PM · LM Editorial
Despite great opportunity for growth, the logistics market in Latin America is lagging behind other emerging markets thanks in part to its notoriety for corruption, violence, poor infrastructure and government bureaucracy.