Thursday, September 22, 2016
Rumors that A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S would split its operations into divisions concentrated on transportation and energy were realized last evening.
Monday, September 19, 2016
The combination brings together automation, data collection and edge sensors with a global presence.
Friday, September 16, 2016
TMHNA, the largest lift truck manufacturer in the world, is launching a new initiative to fund academic research in supply chain, logistics and material handling. Here’s why.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
What was the most discussed topic (besides Michael Phelps)? The labor shortage.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
A decade of transformation ahead
Monday, September 12, 2016
Dematic's 31st Material Handling & Logistics Conference got underway with a survey that finds that most attendees see growth in their future.
Supply chain and global logistics managers faced with finding space during the peak crush season may find some relief from 2M Alliance members Maersk Line and Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC). Both carriers announced last week that they are launching new weekly services in the transpacific.
Wednesday, September 07, 2016
It’s a new and ugly world in international trade today. Hanjin Shipping’s receivership and bankruptcy filing suddenly exposed how flimsy is the world of shipping alliances and just-in-time supply chain management.
Tuesday, September 06, 2016
While Zika continues to dominate the news in the U.S., it’s recently been put under the microscope when it comes to its impact on the global supply chain.
Thursday, September 01, 2016
What benefits do companies gain from Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)? The obvious one is a better-educated workforce, but how does this translate into making enterprises more competitive and profitable?
E-tailers are exerting significant pressure on traditional brick-and mortar retailers.
The larger and more complex a supply chain becomes, the greater its potential to under-perform.
Making changes to other procurement processes can lead to fewer resources and cost allocated to tactical activities.
The bankruptcy of Hanjin Shipping will have supply chain managers scrambling for transport alternatives during Peak Season, as global seaports also struggle to find ways of mitigating the impact of this colossal event.
Monday, August 29, 2016
The 4th Annual Global Supply Chain Excellence Summit held on USC Campus is coming up on September 15-16, 2016.