Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Almost all companies today are aware of their labor or material costs... but what about energy consumption?
It all comes down to having the energy data needed to determine what actions you must take to improve. The payoff is worth it, as insight into energy data allows you to make more valuable, relevant operating decisions.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
The Postal Service filed with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) a Competitive Products price change yesterday.
Posted on 01/27 at 10:50 AM
Suppply Chain •
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 26, 2015
Total December shipments––at 1,150,810––were 3 percent better than November and up 5 percent annually.
Posted on 01/26 at 02:15 PM
Friday, January 23, 2015
In a recent study sponsored by JDA Software on behalf of Supply Chain Management Review, 140 supply chain executives offered input on their current supply chain infrastructures.
The research examined organizations' adoption of a supply chain segmentation strategy and implementation, and how their investments and commitment to a segmented approach is delivering enhanced process efficiencies, better inventory management, and improved customer service.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
We asked a group of e-commerce experts including consultants, clients and analysts what the 10 Smart Practices are for improving and growing an eCommerce business.
Download our 10 step checklist to see how to grow and improve your eCommerce business.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Charles Clowdis, managing director, transportation advisory services, IHS Global Insight shares his views on the current state of air cargo in this exclusive interview with Supply Chain Management Review.
Martin Dixon, research manager, Drewry Supply Chain Advisors, shares his observations on the current state of ocean cargo in this exclusive interview with Supply Chain Management Review.
Derik Andreoli, Ph.D.c., senior analyst at Mercator International LLC, shares his observations on the energy sector in this exclusive interview with Supply Chain Management Review.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Commerce reported that November retail sales at $442.9 billion were down 0.9 percent compared to November and up 3.2 percent compared to December 2013, and total retail sales from October through December were up 4.1 percent annually. The NRF said that December retail sales, which exclude automobiles, gas stations, and restaurants, were up down 0.9 percent seasonally-adjusted month-to-month compared to November and increased 4.6 percent annually on an unadjusted basis.
Posted on 01/14 at 12:45 PM