A new report published by the United Nations highlights the importance of sustainable supply management for CEO’s

EcoVadis

Three groundbreaking studies by organizations such as the UN Global Compact, Mc Kinsey and Goldman Sachs presented today at the Global Compact Leaders Summit show that an increasing number of business leaders see corporate responsibility as a way to compete successfully and to build trust with stakeholders – and that sustainability front-runners in a range of industries can generate higher stock prices.

Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking: Networked Supply.

Global Trade Management

Sunday, 25 November 2007. Monday, December 03, 2007 8:01:00 am. A good Supply chain management system can reduces the unwanted expenditure which is present at every stage of company. ▼ 2007. (4). Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking. International trade is the engine of global prosperity today. The size of global trade has nearly doubled since 1990. The healthy growth continues as world merchandise trade continues to grow with an average of 10% per year.

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Citations of Excellence Awards 2014

SCM Research

The first paper by Kim, Ferrin & Rao (2008) presents a trust-based consumer decision-making model in electronic commerce. The results of the study show “that Internet consumers’ trust and perceived risk have strong impacts on their purchasing decisions” The second paper by Locke, Qin & Brause (2007) asks: “ Does monitoring improve labor standards? 2007).

Pacific Drilling Selects Consus & Ivalua to Drive Sourcing Best Practices Globally

ivalua

Pacific Drilling presents a unique opportunity to expand in the Americas given their industry and vision, and we plan to deploy a best-in-class program to transform their sourcing processes. Established in 2007, Consus is a leading Procurement services provider and procurement systems integrator, operating across 9 countries. Offshore ultra-deep water drilling company to deploy eSourcing globally across its purchasing function.

Eight Key Takeaways From FreighTech 2018:TLV

Freightos

We’re also in the process of editing the presentation recordings; visit the bottom of this post to get added to the distribution list once it’s live. She was involved in the eTicket project that helped retire the last paper ticket used back in 2007.

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VTech: A Story of a Supply Chain Leader

Supply Chain Shaman

I found two presentations that spoke to me. The first presented in June 2001 outlined where we were in supply chain and what we needed to do. The second presentation given in 2004, shared the results. I remember September 2007 very well.

7 Laws of Successful Supply Chain Alliance

Supply Chain Opz

In this article, the basic supply chain alliances concept together with the critical success factors will be presented. In order to increase the efficiency of the whole supply chain, modern businesses relies on the stronger and closer relationship with their trading partners.

The expanding scope of procurement analytics: Some initial thoughts

NC State SCRC

This inter-organizational information flow entails new challenges in procurement analytics: organizational boundaries generate information friction and lowers the visibility of information (Barratt and Oke 2007). Furthermore, the information quality issue is still present in this scope: information distortion determines the value of information sharing across organizations in buyer-supplier relationships Barratt and Oke 2007).

A Brief Commentary on the Future of Delivery

Talking Logistics

As I mentioned to the attendees at the conference, if I was giving a presentation ten years ago today about the future of delivery, I wouldn’t have a single slide about “the Uber-ization of freight” or about “sharing economy” delivery models. Because Uber didn’t exist in 2007 (the company was founded in 2009) and the original iPhone, which revolutionized the smartphone and ushered in the app economy, was barely three months old.

7 Laws of Successful Supply Chain Alliances - SupplyChainOpz

Supply Chain Opz

In this article, the basic supply chain alliances concept together with the critical success factors will be presented. NAVIGATE. Basics. Case Studies. Graphics. All Posts. About. Copyright. Privacy. Blogroll. 7 Laws of Successful Supply Chain Alliances.

Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking: arviem at CEBIT in.

Global Trade Management

arviems services and solution are presented at CEBIT at the Deutsche Telekom booth jointly with Hellmann worldwide logistics. ► 2007. (4). Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking. International trade is the engine of global prosperity today.

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Out of Africa

Supply Chain Shaman

One of my favorite presentations at the event was by Francis Marabula, Executive head of Supply Chain, Safaricom, Kenya. It started with simple money transfers in 2007 and now includes a range of services. The conference kicked off with a presentation on robotics.

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Becoming a High Performing Sense and Respond Enterprise: End-to-End Supply Chain Visibility is Key

Talking Logistics

The flow of supplies, finished goods, and information are widely distributed, presenting significant challenges across a manufacturer’s entire supply chain network of customers, suppliers, and logistics providers. As supply chains extend globally, they become more complex.

3 Ways Crowdsourcing Is Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management

Kinaxis

Crowdsourcing transportation presents a solution for smaller enterprises to compete in this environment. Dell has received more than 16,000 ideas through the site since 2007, and has implemented nearly 500 of those.

Leading by decisions

Supply Chain Movement

In their article called ‘A Leader’s Framework for Decision Making’, published in Harvard Business Review in 2007, David Snowden and Mary Boone wrote that different circumstances demand different types of reactions.

Segmenting Supply Chain using Portfolio Matrix (2x2 Matrix)

Supply Chain Opz

Demand profiling is the method presented by Dr. Janet Godsell in the article named " The Power of Supply Chain Segmentation ". In 2007, World Customs Journal published the paper called " Voluntary Supply Chain Security Program Impacts: An Empirical Study with BASC Member Companies ".

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Reflections, Thank-you(s) and Rethinking the Future

Supply Chain Shaman

As I presented on Supply Chain 2030, I shared the research on balance sheet performance, and provided the insights on why I believe 90% of organizations failed in the delivery of supply chain excellence at the balance sheet level. As growth slowed post 2007 recession, companies fought back.

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50 Online Resources for Aspiring Supply Chain Scholars

Supply Chain Opz

Compare logistics infrastructure using Logistics Performance Index World Bank has produced Logistics Performance Index (LPI) report since 2007 to aid policy makers to benchmark logistics infrastructure in their countries. Resource: Gantt Project Analyze and Present Information 19.

Will the Downturn Signal an Upturn?

Supply Chain Shaman

I remember December 2007 like yesterday. I recently listened to a DuPont present on their redesign of the supply chain. Instead, the presentation focused on making traditional processes move faster. Volatility. Demand redefined.

Is A Customer-Centric Strategy the Same as Demand-Driven? Outside-In?

Supply Chain Shaman

A Demand-Driven Value Network as defined by AMR Research in 2007: A network that senses demand with minimal latency to drive a near real-time response to shape and translate demand. Clorox will be presenting their insights on building a customer-centric strategy.

Biobased Economy Continues to Grow: USDA Secretary Announces NC State-Duke Study Results on Monday

NC State SCRC

The rural unemployment rate has dropped below 6 percent for the first time since 2007, and from 2012-2014, we saw rural child poverty fall by 3 percentage points.”. When compared to the 2013 results (presented in the previous study), the direct value added contribution of the biobased products industry grew by 0.2 I’m writing to share an exciting new report released today entitled “ An Economic Impact Analysis of the U.S. Biobased Products Industry: 2016 Update.”.

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Pacific Drilling Selects Consus & Ivalua to Drive Sourcing Best Practices Globally

ivalua

Pacific Drilling presents a unique opportunity to expand in the Americas given their industry and vision, and we plan to deploy a best-in-class program to transform their sourcing processes. Established in 2007, Consus is a leading Procurement services provider and procurement systems integrator, operating across 9 countries. Offshore ultra-deep water drilling company to deploy eSourcing globally across its purchasing function.

Supply Chain Management Award for Adva Optical Networking

Supply Chain Movement

The Supply Chain Management Award 2013 was presented at the inaugural Exchainge – the Supply Chainers’ Convention in Frankfurt on June 18, 2013. The award is presented to powerful end-to-end supply chain solutions and outstanding implementations within individual links in the value chain.

Seasoned Leadership in Action™ – An Interview with Tony Giovaniello, President of Shasta EDC

Supply Chain Game Changer

From 2007 – 2012, I worked at Celestica. Find a mentor who is willing to share their knowledge with you and be your sounding board as new opportunities and challenges present themselves. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer.

How can innovative Manufacturers utilize Route Optimization Software?

Abivin

The organization BoldIQ is presently using route optimization software to provide dynamic scheduling and planning of routes and to use resources to the full end means (Nagata, 2007). 2007). EvoCOP 2007.

Building Outside-In Processes

Supply Chain Shaman

On Monday, I would speak in Orlando Florida at the Terra Technology event; and on Wednesday, present the keynote at the Logistic Summit & Expo in Mexico City. For example, in the recession of 2007, DuPont missed the downturn in the market.

Household Products Industry Stuck in Neutral and Going Backwards

Supply Chain Shaman

Based on this process evolution, Cisco was one of the first companies to sense the economic downturn of December 2007. We will present all of our results on July 20th on our webinar to announce the 2016 Supply Chains to Admire winners. I was on my way to Peru.

Energy Efficiency Is Key to Better Logistics

Material Handling & Logistics

With a goal of reducing emissions to zero by 2050, the company has pledged to increase the carbon efficiency of its own activities and those of its transport subcontractors by 50% globally by the year 2025, as compared to the 2007 baseline.

Strategic Benchmarking in the Supply Chain Triangle (Part 1)

Arkieva

The Cost of Goods, also called the Cost of Sales, include all costs of purchase, costs of conversion and other costs incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition. From Figure 2 we see that has been the case in the pre-crisis period 2004 – 2007.

Twitter Insights from GT Nexus Bridges 2015 Conference

Talking Logistics

One area in particular, which both Sean Feeney and Kurt Cavano (Vice Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer at GT Nexus) highlighted in their keynote presentations, is Transportation Management Systems (TMS). Greg Johnsen (CMO at GT Nexus ) Presentation. Johnsen @GTNexus : Data quality for ocean shipments was 59% in early 2007.

The Growing Skills Gap & How Vocational Training Can Help to Shrink It

Cerasis

In 2007, the state created Apprenticeship Carolina, a program designed specifically to increase public recognition of accredited apprenticeship programs, and the program has been expanded to include Youth Apprenticeship Carolina, reports The Manufacturing Institute. . If manufacturers can embrace this opportunity, the problems presented by the skills gap can be overcome.

S&OP, a vision for the future. The expert interview series #7

Supply Chain Trend

My first one was for the 2015 annual APICS conference in Las Vegas where a board member of SAPICS attending my presentation inquired if I would be interested in presenting at their conference in Sun City, South Africa. of it from my most recent IBF presentation in October.

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Perseverance With a Pinch of Grit

Supply Chain Nation

In 2007, I got my first offer as a Software Developer in a Product Development company called iMotions, headquartered in Denmark with its development center in Hyderabad. Kranthi Remala is a senior software engineer at JDA in Hyderabad.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Public Perception of & A Brief Timeline of Moments from the American Manufacturing Industry

Cerasis

The following is a timeline of key American Manufacturing Industry Moments & Innovations up to present day. 2007: The first iPhone is released By Apple. At Cerasis, our customers are manufacturers from the American Manufacturing Industry.

The Changing Face of Supply Chain Security

Logistics Bureau

Theft, fraud, smuggling, sabotage, hijacking and piracy were all present. This includes “tailgating” where an intruder slips in behind an employee without presenting a security badge. Security has been an issue since supply chains began.

IBM Beefing Up for Matrix Commerce in 2012

Supply Chain Network

Addition of multi-objective optimization capability will allow the many tradeoffs present in these networks to be optimally sub-optimized across the competing variables of cost, carbon and service present in these increasingly complex scenarios. The LogicTools LogicNet tool was already a quality Supply Chain Network Strategy product in 2007 when acquired by ILOG which company IBM acquired two years later in 2009.

Ethics in Procurement – Simple, but Not Always Easy

Logistics Bureau

This presents a greater range of ethical risks, and includes practices that may be far less flagrant than most of those discussed in this article thus far, and may take place somewhere far up the supply chain.