Wednesday, May 15, 2013
While digital progress has enriched the lives of many supply chain managers and the companies they serve, industry analysts warn that there’s a dark side to our reliance on complex computer systems. Indeed some experts contend that our product pipelines have never been more vulnerable to disruption
Analysts advise shippers to take an inventory of existing and potential risks as a way to determine immediate threats and those that may be posed in the future by suppliers.
Posted on 05/15 at 12:33 PM
Industry analysts agree that it’s important to make risk assessment an ongoing process, allowing for frequent plan updates as political conditions, fuel prices, tariffs, currency exchange rates, labor costs, and other supply chain security threats arise.
Practical advice from 20 manufacturing experts.
We asked manufacturers from around the world, what advice would you give peers to better manage the sales quotation process?
Find out what they said.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
During this Webcast, Danny Ertel and Jon Hughes of Vantage Partners will discuss the challenges procurement organizations face in influencing complex professional services spend, share advice for gaining access and building credibility with internal stakeholders (who are often very senior executives), and offer proven strategies to deliver value on one of the last frontiers for strategic sourcing and supplier management.
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
JDA eight emphasizes the notion of convergence of software applications
While retail sales were up in April, the growth rate was less than impressive based on data released by the United States Department of Commerce and the National Retail Federation
As the Port of Los Angeles hosted the 28th World Ports Conference of the International Association of Ports and Harbors last week, a crucial vote was being cast to determine its logistical future.
Posted on 05/13 at 09:19 AM
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Wednesday, May 08, 2013
A single incident or recall can have disastrous consequences on your brand and bottom line. Download this complimentary white paper and learn how cloud computing and network modeling can reduce supply chain risk and complexity.
Posted on 05/08 at 08:30 AM
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