Latest news and insight on how logistics, transportation, port, and supply chain organizations are implementing sustainable practices in an effort to become better stewards of the environment.
Posted 06/29 · 08:27 AM · SCMR Editorial
At last week’s annual supply chain conference – Connections 2015 – one of the more significant announcements was about an important alliance forged between SMC³ and our sister publication, Logistics Management.
Posted 06/02 · 08:43 AM · SCMR Editorial
Ethical Corporation – the nine year old London-based business intelligence company for sustainability – notes in a new report that supply chain management's role in sustainability is becoming more key to strategic growth for most global companies.
Posted 05/05 · 09:52 AM · MMH Editorial
Forget cost cutting. Innovation and sustainability are the most important factors in business today. The companies that get it right can still win in a flat economy, says ISM CEO Tom Derry.
Posted 05/05 · 09:48 AM · SCMR Editorial
Two words are driving procurement and supply chains, says ISM CEO Tom Derry: Innovation and sustainability. There are opportunities in a flat economy for the organizations that get them right.
Posted 05/01 · 08:00 AM · LM Editorial
In recent years, companies have nodded respectfully toward the concept of supply chain sustainability. Ethical supply chains have been seen as a “nice to have” rather than a “must have.” Now, however, the landscape has changed. Companies without responsible, ethical supply chain practices will begin losing their ability to grow and compete.
Posted 04/28 · 11:45 AM · MMH Editorial
The winning machine produces the right-sized box for every product as needed.
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 04/14 · 08:40 AM · SCMR Editorial
Container lines must accelerate their internal-transformation efforts and extract more value from their alliances in order to restore profitability, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
Posted 03/31 · 09:15 AM · SCMR Editorial
Despite great strides in mechanization and technology, many U.S. ports and terminals remain challenged by political conflicts, internecine competition, and internal communication issues.
Posted 03/24 · 10:36 AM · MMH Editorial
The companies that will flourish in the face of rapid change and tough competition are those driven by a higher sense of purpose and that practice what’s best for their employees, suppliers, customers and other stakeholders, said John Mackey, co-founder and CEO of Whole Foods Market, at Tuesday’s keynote address.