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Monday, September 12, 2011
In another sign that the United States economy is not heading into a second dip, California exporters recorded yet another month of double-digit growth
Coming at a time when the nation’s unemployment figures remaining static, The Institute for Supply Management has announced a new certification option for professionals
Sunday, September 11, 2011
Eric Peltz, the Associate Director of RAND’s National Security Research Division (NSRD) has joined SCMR’s editorial advisory board.
Thursday, September 08, 2011
Economists are revising earlier forecasts in light of recent fluctuations in supply chain metrics and production cycles
Tuesday, September 06, 2011
As was the case in July, the August edition of the Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) Non-Manufacturing Report on Business outperformed its sister report focused on manufacturing.
Friday, September 02, 2011
While manufacturing may be experiencing a bit of a slowdown, the overall numbers in the August edition of the Institute for Supply Management’s Manufacturing (ISM) Report on Business still point to growth.
Regardless of whether manufacturing is done near-shore or off-shore, an efficient supply chain approach is ultimately required for reverse logistics.
As more attention is being paid to the “volatility” in the supply chain, many shippers are reassessing their global sourcing and distribution strategies. Will multinationals retreat to a hemispheric near-shoring model, or opt for a hybrid that still has an international component?
Thursday, September 01, 2011
As Americans prepare for the long Labor Day weekend, supply chain managers may wish to consider how they can regain some measure of lost productivity in the fall
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
ISM has entered a partnership that significantly expands training opportunities for supply management professionals throughout the Asia-Pacific region