Wednesday, April 15, 2015
While keeping customers content is clearly responsibility number one, the objective for every business is turning a profit
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Container lines must accelerate their internal-transformation efforts and extract more value from their alliances in order to restore profitability, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).
Posted on 04/14 at 08:40 AM
Mexico jumped to 17th place in the consultancy’s ranking this year, indicating that the North American Free Trade Agreement is trending upward.
Posted on 04/14 at 08:11 AM
Monday, April 13, 2015
The MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (CTL) invites readers to participate in a short survey regarding Supply Chain Visibility in their organizations.
Sunday, April 12, 2015
With Service Level-Driven Planning, organizations can find their inventory sweet spot. Here are the steps to get it right.
Friday, April 10, 2015
March shipments came in at 988,065, which easily eclipsed February by 24 percent, as well as March 2014 by 19 percent. Panjiva said total first quarter shipments at 2,580,899 were 4 percent ahead of the first quarter of 2014.
Posted on 04/10 at 12:52 PM
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
While “modest” growth for 2015 is forecasted by most air cargo industry insiders, Wilmington, Ohio-based freighter lessor Air Transport Services Group (ATSG) is far more bullish.
Despite Kraft’s Blue Box recall last month it the food giant went ahead with its announcement that it would be merging with Heinz – thereby making the Kraft Heinz Company the fifth largest food and beverage company in the world, third in the U.S.
Monday, April 06, 2015
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 56.5 in March, which was 0.4 percent below March and also 0.6 percent below of the 12-month average of 57.1. Economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector has grown for the last 62 months, according to ISM.
Supply chain management (SCM) researchers at Software Advice have have recently published a report ranking the top 15 undergraduate and graduate SCM programs in the United States based on their technology offerings.