Tuesday, November 17, 2015
The cost of operating cargo ships is forecast to rise over the next two years after falling in 2015, according to the latest Ship Operating Costs Annual Review and Forecast 2015/16 report published by global shipping consultancy Drewry.
Monday, November 09, 2015
As our news section story on sustainability opines, research from West Monroe Partners finds that half of North American supply chain executives consider green supply chain a strategic priority. But there’s a disconnect: how do these executives define it?
Thursday, November 05, 2015
If supply chain managers needed any more proof that ocean container lines are “on the ropes,” the latest move by Maersk demonstrates just how dire their situation has become.
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
Cuba is one of several hot spots examined by BSR economists and supply chain experts at its annual event.
Monday, November 02, 2015
Leading global commercial real estate services firm Colliers International Group Inc. recently issued “From First Mile to Last Mile,” a global logistics report examining the primary factors that will impact the global pattern of warehousing and logistics over the next generation, as well as the elements already shifting global trade flows and retail formats.
Monday, October 26, 2015
A recent report concludes that technology exists today to secure digital access and identity issues and help companies monetize their data assets responsibly.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Late last week in Berlin, the leaders of the G7 issued a ministerial declaration outlining specific actions to promote worker rights and improve working conditions and environmental protections in global supply chains.
Posted on 10/20 at 08:57 AM
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Friday, October 16, 2015
Among the many concerns shared by supply chain managers, corruption remains high when it comes to doing global business.
Posted on 10/16 at 09:25 AM
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Monday, October 12, 2015
MIT has opened up new pathways to online education and professional master’s degrees, with the introduction of a unique online credential called the MicroMaster’s credential and a new route to gaining an MIT master’s degree.
Thursday, October 08, 2015
The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has called on world leaders meeting at the United Nations this week to work together to find solutions to the ongoing migrant crisis in Europe.
Monday, October 05, 2015
Revitalizing manufacturing in the US is key to strengthening our economy and to rebuilding the middle class in America.
Monday, September 28, 2015
CEOs across North America, Asia-Pacific and Europe were also asked to project regional industry revenue growth rates for the next three years in each of their regions.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
The second installment of the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics’ ground-breaking online supply chain course, Supply Chain and Logistics Fundamentals, will start on September 30th, 2015
Monday, September 14, 2015
As one might expect, The Third Annual Global Supply Chain Excellence Summit staged by the USC Marshal School of Business last week placed a major focus on Southern California ports.
Tuesday, September 08, 2015
In the 1990s and 2000s, companies went to China out of fear of being left behind, not necessarily because they had made an informed decision based on data about the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). Now it seems they are coming back for fear of being left behind again.
Posted on 09/08 at 08:20 AM