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Friday, August 19, 2016
EY Climate Change and Sustainability Services recently collaborated with the UN Global Compact on the study in an effort to better understand how companies are managing their supply chains in ways that support the objectives of the United Nations 2030 Agenda and Sustainable Development Goals.
Monday, August 15, 2016
Getting enough exercise, fresh air, healthy food and sleep are often challenges in our busy lives balanced with family and other commitments. Yet all of these ingredients are essential for top performance.
Friday, August 05, 2016
Today’s corporate directors have a broad view of risk oversight as a responsibility for the whole organization, says Dennis Chesley, PwC’s risk consulting leader for the America and Asia Pacific. Indeed, seven years after the financial crisis, roughly half of all boards in PwC’s most recent “Annual Corporate Directors Survey” still plan to increase their time and focus on risk management
Thursday, August 04, 2016
The use of outsourcing is steadily increasing, driving a growing need for the sharing of risk and performance reporting between outsource service providers and customers.
Monday, August 01, 2016
Supply chains are showing an increasingly worrying trend – companies opt to take short cuts rather than make themselves better, sometimes in spectacular fashion.
Even with a slight decline from June, manufacturing growth remained intact in July to kick off the second half of 2016, according to the most recent edition of the Manufacturing Report on Business released today by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM).
Posted on 08/01 at 01:52 PM
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Monday, July 11, 2016
APICS has further enhanced its reputation as the premier professional association for supply chain managers with its recent launch of the APICS Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution (CLTD) credential program.
Posted on 07/11 at 04:52 PM
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
One of the many interesting facets of the Semiannual Economic Forecast issued by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) is its “special questions” segment featured at the end of the report.
Thursday, May 26, 2016
As cargo thieves become more organized (and audacious), it’s crucial that shippers, carriers and logistics providers layer technology and safety protocols across the shipping process – from load planning through pick-up and delivery – to safeguard against theft.
Posted on 05/26 at 10:00 AM
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Monday, May 16, 2016
More companies have moved beyond paying lip service to sustainability to embracing it and tracking its return on investment.