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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, February 06, 2014
During this Webcast, Dale Pickett, director of supply chain consulting for Tompkins International, will lay out the steps necessary for a successful network design initiative that leads to a world class supply chain network.
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.
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
Monday, May 13, 2013
The recent recall of half a million SUVs will put significant stress on Chrysler's global supply chain, adding pressure to replenish stock and keep the impact to daily operations at a minimum
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Friday, April 19, 2013
Security and supply chain experts provide a checklist for tracking transportation threats.