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Friday, December 12, 2014
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released its first-ever analysis of anti-bribery on a global scale, sounding an alarm for U.S. supply chain managers.
Monday, December 01, 2014
How to get the resources you need, to achieve the results that you know (or suspect) can be produced? Readers of this column should know the answer: “it’s the business case, stupid!”
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Are last year’s low-cost countries the right answer for the future? Maybe not.
Monday, October 20, 2014
U.S. shippers have been assured by a variety of governmental agencies that cargo vessels of Liberian Registry are no more vulnerable to carrying the Ebola virus than vessels sailing under other Flags of Convenience.
Friday, September 05, 2014
Global supply chains have become longer, stretching worldwide; and with every stretched link comes the potential for a weak spot and additional risk of failure.
Monday, August 18, 2014
New Research Shows Top Organizations Operating at Lower Costs, With Fewer Staff
Tuesday, August 05, 2014
AsiaInspection, a global provider of quality control services for businesses importing from Asia, Africa, Southern Europe, and Latin America, maintains that supply chain managers should pay more attention to risk irrespective of region.
FM Global commissioned analytics and advisory firm Oxford Metrica to develop country rankings with the aim of bolstering intelligent dialogue around building resilience and avoiding supply chain disruption.
Monday, August 04, 2014
While scientific predictions are pointing to lower-than-normal storm activity for 2014, the risk of significant damage to the nation’s transport infrastructure is a constant threat.
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Wednesday, June 11, 2014
New Resilience Index is an online, interactive tool that displays data on country-by-country susceptibility to supply chain disruption