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Tuesday, July 29, 2014
IBM and the Ohio State University have teamed up to provide companies with future managers who have a solid understanding of the “right” tools needed to meet customer service and business expectations.
Monday, April 21, 2014
Not surprisingly, the December 31, 2015 deadline for freight railroads to install Positive Train Control (PTC) technology on 40 percent of its network, as per a mandate from the Federal Railroad Administration will not be met. That was the chief takeaway of a report from the Association of American Railroads issued last week.
Friday, April 18, 2014
Zebra gains instant access to complimentary technologies. But first, it needs to integrate a former partner that is 2-1/2 times its size.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Selling directly to customers via the Internet can seem like a dream come true — you reach larger markets at higher margins with no middlemen. But according to Grant Thornton's Strategic Source and Sell: Channel diversity survey, the dream can easily turn into a nightmare if customers in existing channels become confused or angry over new pricing models that exclude them.
Posted on 02/19 at 11:13 AM
Friday, February 07, 2014
The employment report released this morning by the Bureau of Labor Statistics may add to the concern that supply chain professionals will be replaced by automation in the future.
Thursday, November 07, 2013
Research cites supply chain visibility as a key contributor to growth.
Posted on 11/07 at 09:40 AM
Thursday, September 12, 2013
The move to a centralized, high-volume distribution centers made sense. Economies of scale, automation and lower labor costs worked together to increase efficiency.
Wednesday, July 03, 2013
Two new and innovative services for U.S. pharma shippers using both air- and ocean-cargo modes were unveiled this week
Monday, June 17, 2013
IBM says companies with high-performing procurement organizations are driving better bottom line results.
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Thursday, June 13, 2013
The amount of data in our world has been exploding, and analyzing large data sets—so-called big data—will become a key basis of competition, underpinning new waves of productivity growth, innovation, and consumer surplus