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Thursday, October 23, 2014
Fear of an Ebola outbreak in the United States has spurred two key proposals for preventing the spread of this deadly disease, writes MIT’s Jarrod Goentzel. In his recent blog, he notes that these include travel bans from West Africa and stockpiling Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Join Industry Expert Adrian Gonzalez for this educational webinar on the tenets and the benefits of Closed-Loop Operational Management. You’ll learn how Closed-Loop Operational Management optimizes orders, inventory, and transportation concurrently, and how it is able to optimize large-scale problems on a daily basis.
Monday, October 20, 2014
Some offshoring trends are also presenting new challenges
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
A brick-and-mortar store is a major benefit to consumers who want to return orders
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
Here in an exclusive interview with Jerry Hammon, VP, Transportation & Logistics at Genpact, we explore the greater implications of this trend.
Posted on 10/08 at 08:28 AM
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Friday, October 03, 2014
Staffing firms created 19,700 new jobs in September, up 0.7% over August and 8.6% over September last year, according to seasonally adjusted data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Posted on 10/03 at 12:32 PM
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Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Supply chain managers attending the annual OracleOpenWorld conference in San Francisco today learned that the company has expanded its portfolio of “product value chain” services.
Monday, September 29, 2014
A number of key topics having an impact on the freight transportation and logistics marketplace was evident at a panel at the Council of Supply Chain Management Professional's annual meeting
This was widely recognized as a well deserved tribute to one of the industry’s most provocative thought leaders
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Friday, September 19, 2014
Despite the vital role that technology plays in helping companies manage the complexity and volatility in global operations, only 48 percent of the more than 1,000 global companies surveyed for a new Accenture study use technology extensively in their emerging market supply chains.