World Trade Centers offers a helping hand to create resilient, interconnected supply chains

Wednesday, May 1, 2024 · Brian Straight
Building resilient supply chains requires trust, and the World Trade Centers is helping foster that with locations around the globe, connecting companies with local resources.

Investor expectations influencing supply chain decision-making

Tuesday, April 9, 2024 · Brian Straight
Supply chain sustainability is increasingly an imperative for shareholders, and it is leading managers to consider investor relations in decision-making.

Predicting stockouts: Enhancing FMCG resilience through data-driven insights

Wednesday, April 3, 2024 · Madeleine Lee and Kamran Iqbal Siddiqui
Cutting-edge data analysis and predictive modeling techniques are revolutionizing the FMCG industry, helping companies prevent stockouts, improve case fill rates (CFRs), and boost resilience in a volatile market.

More complex trade-offs are necessary to maintain a high-performing supply chain

Tuesday, April 2, 2024 · Brian Straight
As supply chains have become more complex, so too have the decisions necessary to maintain performance, and that is causing ripple effects throughout organizations as companies seek to reimagine their supply chains.

Dun & Bradstreet Finds Most Supply Chains are Underprepared for Big Disruptions

Monday, March 11, 2024 · Amy Wunderlin
Despite the proliferation of technology to ease the process, most smaller businesses are not prioritizing the strengthening of their supply chains.

Can the Council on Supply Chain Resilience Secure the Nation?

Thursday, November 30, 2023 · Jeff Berman
The Biden administration has announced the Council on Supply Chain Resilience, an effort to engage the secure the nation’s most critical supply chains, including the agricultural supply chain.

Future-proofing the Supply Chain in a Way that Works

Thursday, October 12, 2023 · Brian Straight
Companies looking to build resiliency in the supply chains need to get out of silos and build collaboration to collect the right data.

What Extreme Weather Events Can Teach Supply Chain Managers

Friday, September 15, 2023 · Amy Wunderlin
Whether it is flooding, hurricanes, tornadoes, or drought that is contributing to the current low water levels in the Panama Canal, weather can disrupt supply chains. Getting ahead of the disaster before it hits starts with building resiliency.

The importance of supply chain resiliency in a post-pandemic world

Friday, March 24, 2023 · Bob Brennan
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of supply chain resiliency. Businesses that invest in building resilient supply chains can withstand future disruptions and gain a competitive advantage in a post-pandemic world.

Sustainability initiatives require intentional action plans

Tuesday, March 14, 2023 · Laura Rainier
Despite how some companies act, sustainability strategies provide resilience in times of crisis.

Why operational context matters: Realizing the full potential of supply chain resilience surveys

Friday, January 20, 2023 · Morris A. Cohen, Shiliang Cui, Sebastian Doetsch, Ricardo Ernst, Arnd Huchzermeier and Panos Kouvelis
As supply chains become more complex and nuanced, surveys about their performance have to keep up to develop strategies that counter disruptions. Here’s a straight-forward, two-step process for turbo-charging survey data and building back resilience.

New report on global flows focuses on resilience

Tuesday, December 20, 2022 · SCMR Staff
McKinsey Global Institute says the future challenge is to harness benefits of interconnectedness despite risks and downsides of dependency.

Build a playbook to implement supply chain resilience

Monday, November 7, 2022 · Sumantra Sengupta
Supply chain resilience is one of the hottest topics in supply chain management. Practitioners want to know how to implement it into their operations. What follows is a pragmatic framework.

Four steps to building resilience in healthcare provider supply chains

Friday, October 28, 2022 · Salil Joshi
These include modernizing data management practices and optimizing information systems.

Supply chain disruptions could cost European economies up to €920 billion in GDP by 2023

Wednesday, May 25, 2022 · SCMR Staff
Accenture report says overcoming the challenges will require a supply chain reinvention as a new economic order takes shape.



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