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Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Supply chain professionals will benefit greatly from the ability to access targeted information when they want it.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
The full-time MBA program and its supply chain management concentration at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, were again listed among the nation's best in the 2014 U.S. News & World Report graduate rankings.
Diesel prices headed south for the fourth straight week, according to the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA).
Friday, March 15, 2013
Supply Chain Enablers: Talent and Information Trends
Firms are establishing fewer adversarial and more collaborative relationships than they were a decade ago.
The University of Tennessee has released a major white paper exploring ten game changing trends in supply chain management.
Thursday, March 14, 2013
AfA executive director, Brandon Fried, is interviewed.
Friday, March 01, 2013
As supply chains become more global and complex, the impact of any disruption intensifies. What’s needed today is an approach to resilient risk management that incorporates four key components: longer term partnerships; government policy that enables flexibility; an IT approach that fosters business continuity; and a strategy of “dynamic operations” that makes supply chains more resilient to potential disruptions.
When supply chain professionals communicate effectively with their board of directors—and when the board understands and appreciates what the supply chain can do—good things happen to the business. The key is to communicate in a language that the board understands. It can be a difficult task at times, but well worth the effort.
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Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Two internationally ranked global universities in the United States, Europe, and Asia have partnered with the University of Tennessee to offer a unique Global Supply Chain Executive MBA.