Tuesday, January 27, 2015
New standards and maturing market approaches provide tools to manage some of the biggest uncertainties and trade-offs of alternative fuels.
Posted on 01/27 at 10:16 AM
Monday, January 12, 2015
A new threat posed by “flags of convenience” vessels surfaced recently with news that floating armories – ships carrying military weapons and ammunition – are proliferating at an alarming rate.
Tuesday, January 06, 2015
It’s 2015 and a good time to take a fresh view of your contract manufacturers (CMs) in China.
Posted on 01/06 at 08:47 AM
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
4.7 percent average annual growth rate projected
Cargo market recovery continues to strengthen
Friday, December 12, 2014
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released its first-ever analysis of anti-bribery on a global scale, sounding an alarm for U.S. supply chain managers.
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Many industries are already leaving China in search of lower cost countries to produce goods such as cut and sew items and trinkets, even some electronic assembly and process industries.
Monday, December 08, 2014
Advice for internal decision makers
Monday, December 01, 2014
How to get the resources you need, to achieve the results that you know (or suspect) can be produced? Readers of this column should know the answer: “it’s the business case, stupid!”
Monday, November 24, 2014
The road to success starts with creating executive awareness
Monday, November 17, 2014
Management guru C.K. Prahalad always told executives to think big.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Are last year’s low-cost countries the right answer for the future? Maybe not.
Monday, November 03, 2014
A study by the Boston Consulting Group found that 54% of companies over $1 billion in revenue are considering Reshoring at least part of their production.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Fear of an Ebola outbreak in the United States has spurred two key proposals for preventing the spread of this deadly disease, writes MIT’s Jarrod Goentzel. In his recent blog, he notes that these include travel bans from West Africa and stockpiling Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Monday, October 20, 2014
U.S. shippers have been assured by a variety of governmental agencies that cargo vessels of Liberian Registry are no more vulnerable to carrying the Ebola virus than vessels sailing under other Flags of Convenience.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
A brick-and-mortar store is a major benefit to consumers who want to return orders