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<b>Spending more money with a supplier does not necessarily equate to a greater risk of business failure if there is a disruption in the supply …

CIOs: Modernize Data Capabilities in Manufacturing, Supply Chains in 2014

<b>Three Big Problems Big Data Will Create in 2014</b><p>Some of the best Big Data and sensor uses come from the manufacturing and logistics world. But while …

CSR

Construction boss calls for supply chain boost to help sector

Mr Moore also said there is a real need to find new workers to plug the region's predicted skills gap.<p>He said: “2013 has been a much more positive …

County Durham

Third Party Logistics Companies: A Checklist When Determining 3PLs

• shares<p><b>Outsourcing to Third Party Logistics Companies & Increase Your Ability To Focus</b><p>You might worry about outsourcing your company's entire supply …

MIT Study: “Devil in the Details” of Supply Chain Risk Management

Industry analysts agree that it’s important to make risk assessment an ongoing process, allowing for frequent plan updates as political conditions, …

Ford Motor Company

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Apr 19, 2018<p>Everyone gets frustrated when searching for parking, but when you’re driving an 18-wheeler, finding a spot to take a break or park …

Trucking

Manufacturing Innovation: Can Innovation Boost US Manufacturing

• shares<p>Last week I talked about how advanced manufacturing is changing the game and is the new face of American manufacturing. This includes robotics, …

Top Logistics Blogs Of 2013

<b>Logistics Service Level Agreement and Logistics Key Performance Indicators</b>: A White Paper: One of our goals at Cerasis is to take away the cloud of …

Innovate in Limiting Supplier Risk

User Rank<br>Supply Network Guru<p>Re: Foxconn <br>tech4people 1/13/2014 11:13:11 AM<p>Waqas,<p>The way I look at it is like this-We live in the Best of World and the …

Saving Supply Chain Mid-Management Talent

User Rank<br>Blogger<p>Re: Talent <br>Susan Fourtané 1/9/2014 3:41:49 PM<p>jbond,<p>Exactly. When you start the rest follow. :)<p>-Susan<p>User Rank<br>Supply Network Guru<p>Re: …

Mentoring

Apple Supply Chain Delivers More Large-Screen iPad and iPhone Rumors

More rumors about a larger iPhone and a 12.9-inch iPad have emerged from <b>Apple’s</b> (NASDAQ:AAPL) Asian supply chain. The latest rumors come from …

Simple and effective resource efficiency measures along the food supply chain

An EU project has shown that it is possible to reduce water consumption in fruit farming by over 40% while still maintaining the same quality and …

Researchers bring radio-frequency identification technology to the supply chain

In 2000, five MIT Media Lab alumni co-founded ThingMagic to help bring radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology—wireless readers and …

Supply chain: the top five stories of 2013

Transparency and supply chain ethics - from supermarkets to smart phone producers - were strong themes on the supply chain hub in 2013<p>The horsemeat scandal meant discussions around food traceability dominated the headlines this year and major food and drink retailers found their sustainability …

Sustainability

Let's All Recognize the Unspoken Heroes of the Holiday Season

We pen this <i>Supply Chain Matters</i> posting on Sunday, December 22, on the very last weekend before the <i>Christmas</i> holiday. This is the absolute peak of …

Hidden risk in supply chains

A new MIT study on supply-chain risk shows no correlation between the total amount a manufacturer spends with a supplier and the profit loss it would …

Penn State Executive Programs updates open enrollment programs in supply chain | Penn State University

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Based on extensive research conducted in 2013, Penn State Executive Programs has refined the curriculum of its entire supply …

Slaves in the supply chain: 12 ways to clean up business

Are ethical audits actually useful? How do you incentivise due diligence? Our panel unpicks the politics and practicalities of supply chain transparency<p><b>Genevieve LeBaron, vice-chancellor's fellow in politics,</b> <b>University of Sheffield</b><b>. Sheffield, UK. @GLeBaron</b><p><b>Do not rely on audits, they are built</b> …