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Globalization

By Rand Stille and Sriram Narayanan · July 5, 2016
As conditions change in some emerging markets, companies that once outsourced some of their manufacturing and distribution processes are thinking about bringing them back in-house. We look at the five key considerations a company should explore before pulling the trigger on insourcing their outsourced processes.
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The Chief Supply Chain Officer Report 2011 is co-authored by Dr. Hau Lee, Chairman of SCM World and Thoma Professor of Operations, Information and Technology at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, alongside Kevin O’Marah, Faculty member at SCM World. Hau and Kevin have designed this report to draw out the critical insights that executive supply chain professionals are prioritizing across four key areas: value-driving supply chain management, globalization, sustainability and talent management.
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