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Tuesday, May 24, 2016
The recently negotiated Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement will have a positive impact on both retailers and American consumers once enacted, according to a new report released by the National Retail Federation
NeoGrid, a global supply chain management technology provider, released of its On-Shelf Availability (OSA) service in North America.
American retailers, which already operate in more foreign countries on average than their Asian and European peers, have widened the gap with a more aggressive international expansion pace, according to CBRE Group's 9th Annual "How Global is the Business of Retail?" report.
Friday, May 13, 2016
FusionOps, provider of the Supply Chain Intelligence Cloud, announced it has secured $25 million in Series C funding from both new and existing investors.
Posted on 05/13 at 03:37 PM
Supply Chain •
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
The expanding definition of a freight forwarder can be attributed to the changes our industry has witnessed in the past five to 10 years
The ongoing commodification of the freight forwarding industry has caused many shippers to seek key differentiators in service, say leading industry analysts. But a more granular approach to finding the right intermediary may be to examine how well they manage and treat their own people.
Thursday, May 05, 2016
Instances of cargo theft declined by about six percent in 2015, according to logistics security organization FreightWatch International. The report also noted, however, that a high risk for cargo theft remains due to the increased savviness of thieves.
Friday, April 29, 2016
Cybersecurity threats to the US shipping industry continue to haunt supply chain managers this year, say analysts.
Posted on 04/29 at 07:50 AM
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Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Are your tier 1 and 2 suppliers truly adding value, or it is possible that you have Supply Chain Stockholm Syndrome?
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Tuesday, April 26, 2016
U.S. industrial vacancy at 6.3 percent is at a 15-year low and is lower than the previous cycle’s low point of 7.4 percent in 2007