Justin C. Tang

109 Added | 8 Magazines | 10 Likes | 12 Following | 15 Followers | @justinctang | Justin Tang is a Retail & Supply Chain Business Architect with 20 years of experience fueling his relentless pursuit of lifelong learning

A Primer on Attaining High-Impact Flow

Creating optimum flow is one of the core principles of lean philosophy. Effective flow enables companies to deliver products and services in a …

Building a Digital Supply Chain the Right Way

Every supply chain function, process and system must be involved in the race to unlock the benefits of digitization. As this rapid disruption …

The new vegan: Meera Sodha’s recipe for chargrilled summer vegetables with a cumin and coriander dressing

In A Historical Dictionary Of Indian Food (Oxford University Press), by KT Achaya, there is no entry under salad. For such a rich and varied food culture, this feels like a mistake, but there’s a truth behind it: the quality of produce and water in India has always been variable, so it’s not …

Onions

Amazon is so dominant that even successful retail startups are playing its game

Tuft & Needle is a success story, growing over the last five years to push a new model of e-commerce that's upending traditional bedding sellers. …

eCommerce

Gochujang Gumbo

Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon canola oil<br>• 6 ounces chopped andouille sausage<br>• 2 cups chopped yellow onion (about 1 large)<br>• 1½ cups chopped celery (about 2 large …

Cooking

Chinese Steamed Pork Buns (Char Siu Bao)

We've perfected char siu bao for the ultimate at-home recipe<p>Make the dough: In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with a dough hook, combine the yeast …

Apple may have finally gotten too big for its unusual corporate structure

Apple did something extraordinarily unusual today and talked extensively about a product that it’s not ready to ship. In response to long-simmering discontent with the Mac Pro — intended to be the company’s most powerful computer, but released in 2013 and then never updated so it became …

John Gruber

Simple Blueberry Crisp - Everyday Food with Sarah Carey

Management

This Low-Cal, Dairy-Free Cauliflower Pizza Crust Will Blow Your Mind

Yes, we know — everyone is talking about cauliflower crust pizza because it's lower in carbs than traditional pizza dough made with flour. But if you're avoiding dairy or eggs, the basic cheesy crust is off limits. Now you can have cauliflower crust made without mozzarella or eggs, and this one is …

The Science of Baking, In One Graphic

Baking is a science as well an art, and the key to better baking is understanding the chemical forces at play. Thankfully this graphic explains all …

Study Skills

The On-Demand Economy Is Growing, and Not Just for the Young and Wealthy

jennifer maravillas FOR HBR<p>The on-demand economy is large, and getting larger. Economic activities centered around online platforms, where independent sellers can offer goods or services to customers, are attracting significant consumer attention and spending, according to new data from the …

Innovation

Why A New Generation Of On-Demand Businesses Rejected The Uber Model

The idea that an “Uber for X” model could fit any service proved arrogant, especially for customer-service focused startups.<p>When Miguel Zabludovsky opened his first laundry delivery service, Slate, in 2005, he pitched customers convenience: He would pick up their unsorted laundry (literally: he was …

Startups

Wenchang (Hainanese) Chicken and Rice

The night before, rinse the chicken under cold running water and thoroughly pat dry with paper towels. Rub the salt all over the outside and inside …

42 Recipes That Are a Zillion Times Better Because of Fish Sauce

Basically instant umami—and one of the most unexpectedly versatile condiments on earth.<p>If you look up umami in the dictionary, we bet you'll find a big ol' bottle of fish sauce (usually made from anchovies, salt, and water) as the entry. A staple in Southeast Asian cooking, fish sauce adds a hit of …

Why Online Retailers Are Flocking to Nordstrom

In the past few years, Nordstrom (jwn) has struck distribution deals for such hot, online-only brands like Bonobos, Shoes of Prey, and Baublebar, …

eCommerce

Stir-Fried Cod With Yellow Squash and Asparagus Recipe

This quick and simple stir-fry features cod that's been water-velveted—an easy technique that guarantees tender, silky meat. Light, delicate and full of gently cooked vegetables, it's a perfect dish in a multi-course meat-heavy menu.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Marinating the cod in a mixture of …

Stir-Fried Chicken With Mushrooms and Oyster Sauce Recipe

This quick and simple stir-fry features both fresh and dried mushrooms for maximum flavor and texture, and chicken that's been water-velveted—an easy technique that guarantees tender, silky meat.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Marinating the chicken strips in a mixture of cornstarch, egg white, wine, and …

Google should be very scared of what Amazon built, according to investor Bill Gurley

During the interview, he said he saw shades of 1999 in some companies getting millions of dollars in venture funding. Those comments, naturally, garnered a lot attention.<p>He had equally startling comments, however, about Amazon and Google.<p>After listening to Gurley, it's hard not to be impressed by …

eCommerce

This Uber lawsuit could have big implications for the sharing economy

Uber heads back to court this Thursday in San Francisco to battle a case that has major implications for a sharing economy. The case is a …

Class Action

Uber could premiere same-day delivery service for retailers

Another day, another report of a new ambitious initiative by ride-hailing company Uber. This time: same-day delivery for retailers.<p>Uber, which made …

eCommerce

Coconut Banana Chia for Breakfast? Obviously, Yes

Your breakfast is about to get a whole lot better, thanks to that can of coconut milk lurking in your cabinet.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on</i> …

Breakfast
Manufacturing

Apple is working on a new e-commerce system based on your credit card balance

In a patent application filed today, Apple proposes a new e-commerce system that uses a mobile phone to deliver targeted ads to users based on what they can actually afford. This new patent comes on the heels of another recent in-development project for creating and tracking ads — and the Apple …

eCommerce

Healthcare Moves To The Cloud But Is The Cloud Ready For Healthcare?

In less than one year ‒ we’ve seen a staggering number of data breaches in healthcare. Almost 96 million records were stolen in just 3 high‒profile cases alone ‒ Community Health Systems (4.5 million), Anthem (80 million), and Premera (11 million).<p><i>[Disclosure ‒ our family is among those at possible</i> …

Cybersecurity

How iCracked is becoming the Uber for smartphone repairs

It’s not unusual for 20-year-old Taha Jahmi to drop what he’s doing on a Saturday night and meet a stranger at a bar to fix their shattered iPhone …

Innovative Coffee Maker is a Triple Treat for Caffeine Addicts

Maybe you’re a coffee drinker and you live with one or more other coffee drinkers. Maybe no one can decide whether drip, air press, or cold brew …

Coffee

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

Italian Food
eCommerce