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December 2015

December 2015

It’s December, and time once again for our annual Executive Guide to Supply Chain Resources. This is a comprehensive guide to services, products, and educational opportunities targeted specifically to supply chain professionals. The editors at Supply Chain Management Review wish all of our readers a successful year to come.
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December 2015

December 2015

It’s December, and time once again for our annual Executive Guide to Supply Chain Resources. This is a comprehensive guide to services, products, and educational opportunities targeted specifically to supply chain professionals. The editors at Supply Chain Management Review wish all of our readers a successful year to come.

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Top Story

Global Economy Likely to Remain Stalled in 2016
At this time last year our experts told us to expect a “gravity shift” toward economic centers in the East. China’s sudden decline has changed all that, and it now appears that supply chains may remain in stasis worldwide.

December 2015 Features

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Global Economy Likely to Remain Stalled in 2016
At this time last year our experts told us to expect a “gravity shift” toward economic centers in the East. China’s...

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Raising the Public Sector Bar Through Private Sector Best Practices
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), one of the nation’s largest and oldest public utilities, turned to best-in-class procurement practices from the...

16
Key Distribution Strategies of Top Omni-channel Retailers
Omni-channel retailing has turned traditional distribution upside down. Based on a recent survey of 18 top retailers, we look at how the best...

22
How They Did it: Service and Price Come Together
To get the most value for its transportation spend, Knorr-Bremse Asia Pacific Ltd. created a rating system that links the performance of...

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