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Tuesday, August 21, 2012
The performance of cyber sales in the second quarter is stellar compared to the poor showing of the brick-and-mortar stores.
Posted on 08/21 at 01:35 PM
The majority of U.S. industrial manufacturers who were surveyed remain optimistic regarding prospects for the U.S. economy, but sentiment about the global economic outlook continues to weaken, according to the Q2 2012 Manufacturing Barometer recently released by PwC U.S.
Thursday, August 02, 2012
While the full impact of India’s massive power outage has yet to be measured in the global supply chain, analysts say it won’t be long before significant disruption is felt.
Wednesday, August 01, 2012
In its ongoing quest to help U.S. multinationals remain competitive in the global marketplace, the University of Tennessee’s Global Supply Chain Institute recently convened its private sector “advisory board” in Chicago for a one-day forum
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
In today’s “world flash” update, analysts said that all the key economies of the world have slowed down, almost simultaneously.
Thursday, July 19, 2012
Soaring domestic demand in economies starved of investment and consumption will offer business exciting new markets for goods and services, said analysts
Posted on 07/19 at 08:30 AM
Global Trade •
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
After slow but steady improvement over the first half of this year, small business optimism soured considerably in June, said analysts at IHS Global Insight
Posted on 07/10 at 02:27 PM
Supply Chain •
At yesterday's Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) China said it was not in a position to accept the establishment of a panel requested by the United States, the European Union and Japan regarding its measures related to the exportation of rare earths, tungsten and molybdenum
Posted on 07/10 at 07:53 AM
Saturday, June 23, 2012
The McKinsey Global Institute analysts noted that over the past three decades – as developing economies industrialized and began to compete in world markets – a global labor market started taking shape
Posted on 06/23 at 04:44 PM
Supply Chain •
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Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Even as the global recession has forced cutbacks in government spending, other countries continue to invest significantly more than the U.S. to expand and update their transportation networks