Filed in Supply Chain Management
Thursday, May 01, 2014
A growing number of manufacturing companies are warming up to sustainability—taking aggressive steps to soften and shrink their environmental footprints. However, buy-in from those companies’ suppliers has been less encouraging.
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Even the most dominant U.S. ports can’t afford to become complacent in the face of several competitive factors converging at mid-year, say industry analysts.
Monday, April 07, 2014
Company officials said these new facilities are designed to support the storage and distribution on pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device products
Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Keeping vigilance on costs a given, say analysts
Monday, March 31, 2014
Building a resilient supply chain requires success in four key areas: policy, strategy, information technology and partnerships.
Supply chain managers face a coming shortage of talent. The best should be putting strategies in place now to prepare for the future.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
As noted in today’s news section, airports with new infrastructure and access to population centers will remain dominant in the air cargo arena.
Wednesday, March 05, 2014
A majority (57%) of surveyed Chief Procurement Officers (CPOs) said short-term cost reduction is a higher priority than long-term growth in 2014, according to a new survey by Consero Group, an international leader in creating high-level, invitation-only events for senior executives.
Tuesday, March 04, 2014
The challenge for business leaders is in finding the best supply chain talent, says, Mike Burnette, Associate Director at The Global Supply Chain Institute University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Business Administration.
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When the Air Freight Forwarder’s Association (AfA) stages its annual conference next month, the focus will be “closing the deal.”