Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Don Pisano, ocean cargo chairman for the National Industrial Transportation League and vice president in charge of imports for the American Coffee Corporation, says shipper-carrier "collaboration" is the key.
Monday, August 18, 2014
Reported Hijackings dropped drastically from the first half of 2013, contributing to the overall decrease in the theft rate for the Asia-Pacific region.
Posted on 08/18 at 06:38 PM
Supply Chain •
Thursday, August 14, 2014
More than 9,000 individuals have already signed up for the first course, CTL.SC1x Supply Chain and Logistics Fundamentals, of the three-course program.
Monday, August 11, 2014
The current shortage of officer corps seafarers is forecast to worsen and risks impacting ocean cargo carrier profitability, according to Drewry’s recently published Manning 2014 Annual Report.
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Last month’s summit meeting of leaders from the BRICS in Brazil yielded a surprise for many supply chain managers evaluating emerging nations: The rise of a the “New Development Bank”
Monday, August 04, 2014
The nation’s supply chain managers are not alone in welcoming overdue transport legislation. The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) and its member U.S. ports are also grateful for the U.S. Senate’s passage of the Highway and Transportation Funding Act
Posted on 08/04 at 08:59 AM
Monday, July 28, 2014
Southeast Asian waters adds further incentive for pirates
Thursday, July 24, 2014
The new US REL Working Capital Survey for 2014 demonstrates that supply chain managers have a lot of work to do in balancing their books
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Can we actually do something to right the scales of justice?
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Every year, the students in the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics’ Master of Supply Chain Management program complete one-year thesis research projects. The students are early-career business professionals from multiple countries with 2 to 10 years of experience in the industry.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
To maximize the total business impact that can be achieved with procurement and supply management, the supply management organization cannot work alone.
Monday, July 07, 2014
It makes no sense to waste your time and valuable resources on unprofitable and unreasonable customers.
Posted on 07/07 at 10:43 AM
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Thursday, June 26, 2014
In a recent letter to Federal Maritime Commission Chairman Mario Cordero, the National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America, Inc. asked the FMC to consider procedures addressing port disruptions resulting from unusual occurrences such as major force majeure events or labor-related difficulties.
Wednesday, June 04, 2014
Having visited China many times, I can confirm that the Tiananmen Square massacre is a taboo topic.