Filed in Supply Chain Management
Monday, May 02, 2016
Research from Capgemini shows that in the supply chain sector, technologies such as RFID, GPS, and sensors enable organizations to transform their existing hybrid supply chain structures into more agile and collaborative digital models.
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?
Thursday, April 21, 2016
For many distribution centers (DCs), order-picking is manual, time consuming and accounts for over 50% of operating expenses.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
As SCMR has noted recently, higher volumes and greater operational complexities have caused a talent gap in the supply chain industry that many companies seek to fill with new graduates.
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
With an average age of 27, the 2016 supply chain superstars span industries ranging from manufacturing to education, financial services, medical devices, information technology, oil and gas, and government. Many are driving improvement in areas that matter to them and benefit society, such as sustainability.
Monday, February 22, 2016
Cold calls, trade shows, spec sheets, brochures, more cold calls. Supply chain marketing can be monotonous.
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) today announced that it is collaborating with global strategic management consulting firm A.T. Kearney as the new author and researcher to produce its Annual “State of Logistics Report."
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
In the new white paper "The Race for Supply Chain Management Excellence," Howard W. Coleman of the management consulting firm MCA Associate explores this question with a focus on wholesale distribution.
Monday, February 01, 2016
Companies such as Wal-Mart, Nike and Dell led the way in using technology to optimize the integration of materials movement between firms. Flows of information served to improve physical flows.
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Thursday, January 28, 2016
Supply Chain managers may expect more of the same when the next Manufacturing ISM Report On Business featuring the January 2016 data will be released on Monday, February 1.