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December 2018

December 2018

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. As with years past, we’re also featuring several articles we trust will offer food for thought in your supply chain in the coming year.
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December 2018

December 2018

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. As with years past, we’re also featuring several articles we trust will offer food for thought in your supply chain in the coming year.

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December 2018 Features

Improving 3PL Relationships: Finding the right balance of expertise & trust
When the “3PL Value Creation/North America Summit 2018” convenes in Chicago this month, shippers will hear from a diverse group of industry...

In this months issue of SCMR: A resource for the year ahead
This is a comprehensive guide to services, products and educational opportunities targeted specifically to supply chain professionals.

The Common Pitfalls of Demand Planning
Effective demand management is critical to the financial performance and health of an organization. However, to be successful companies must overcome the...

Storm Clouds on the Horizon for Supply Chain Operations?
Strength in employment and income, solid gains in household net worth and elevated consumer sentiment have generated considerable momentum just as tariffs...

2018 State of Logistics Report: Steep grade ahead
This year’s logistics trends are pointing to a single scenario for 2019: a steep grade ahead. As demand outpaced supply in every...

Roadblocks to Sustainable Logistics in India’s Auto Industry
India has emerged as a major automotive manufacturing hub. But this massive and complex market presents logistical challenges, especially at a time...

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IHS Markit’s New Economic “Predictions” for 2019 and Impact on Global Supply Chains
The U.S. will remain “above trend,” while other key economies will experience further...
Global Kuehne + Nagel Indicators Signal Global Supply Chain Resilience
So far this year, international merchandise trade has risen by 10.6%. Emerging markets and North...

A.T. Kearney’s Global Business Policy Council Predictions Released
GBPC’s 10 major predictions, fleshed out in the study, are based on continuous scanning of the...
New Research Indicates Greener Supply Chains Mean More Profit
Transparency is key when selecting new suppliers as 85% of businesses want to achieve a...