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Thursday, July 16, 2015
In response to demographic trends and slower growth in existing market segments, large retail companies are opening smaller format stores.
Wednesday, July 08, 2015
The subject of leadership, and how it differs from management, has been a favorite topic of mine over the years. Why? It’s a key factor that distinguishes successful organizations from those that will ultimately fail.
Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Shifting the procurement department from being tactically-consumed to strategically-focused can be a defining journey for a company.
In the annual study and forecast on third-party logistics providers (3PLs) the consultancy Armstrong & Associates note that “big deals” have dominated the last year.
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Monday, June 29, 2015
At last week’s annual supply chain conference – Connections 2015 – one of the more significant announcements was about an important alliance forged between SMC³ and our sister publication, Logistics Management.
Monday, May 18, 2015
New service helps employees explore opportunities and employers scan resumes or post open positions to 135,000+ monthly visitors.
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
APICS and American Society of Transportation and Logistics (AST&L) announced today that the boards of directors of both organizations have approved an agreement under which AST&L will merge with APICS upon ratification by an AST&L member vote.
A new study, “Understanding Risk Assessment Practices at Manufacturing Companies,” uncovers complex business risks and disruptors facing manufacturers, and a pressing need for the industry to evolve its risk assessment capabilities.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
If the shipping community needed one more reason for eliminating “Flags of Convenience,” this may certainly be the one demanding our immediate attention.
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Wednesday, April 15, 2015
While keeping customers content is clearly responsibility number one, the objective for every business is turning a profit