Tuesday, October 06, 2015
While many auto executives (42.3 percent) expect more industry recalls in 2015 and 2016, just 8 percent use advanced predictive analytics to help prevent, prepare for, and manage recalls, according to a recent online poll from Deloitte.
Along with certification, leading cargo airports here in the States are seeing more investment in cold chain infrastructure.
To overcome many of new challenges, global logistics managers continue to rely on guidelines created by The International Air Transport Association
Operational excellence to expedite delivery of “cool” cargoes has been embraced by supply chain managers as they concentrate their efforts to capture market share in the topsy turvy world of temperature-controlled transportation.
Posted on 10/06 at 09:26 AM
Supply Chain •
While there has been some decline in its key metrics, the September edition of the Non-Manufacturing Report on Business from the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) indicates steady growth
Sunday, October 04, 2015
A good forecast without a business environment that supports integration is of little value.
Thursday, October 01, 2015
Manufacturing growth output saw a slight decline for the third straight month while still remaining in growth mode, according to the September edition of the Institute for Supply Management’s September edition of its Manufacturing Report on Business.
Posted on 10/01 at 02:11 PM
Companies used to compete on price and service. The future of supply chain, according to Steve Melnyk, is culture. In fact, innovators like Apple, Google, and Unilever are already leading because of their cultures. Your company can too.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Global Trade Management, Trade Agreements, Free Trade Zones, Trade Compliance, Import, Export Driven by the expansion of international trade and major new trade agreements, the worldwide market for Global Trade Management will continue its strong growth over the forecast period, according to a new ARC Advisory Group study.
Posted on 09/29 at 08:27 AM
Global Trade •
Ocean freight rates for cargo moving under contracts on the major East-West routes have seen a sharp reduction since the beginning of the year, according to Drewry’s Benchmarking Club, a closed user group of multinational retailers and manufacturers who closely monitor their contract freight rates.