The (Potential) Value of Labeling in the Lithium Ion Battery Supply Chain

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

1] Electric vehicle driven demand for lithium-ion battery raw materials such as cobalt and copper is expected to increase 10x by 2026. [2]. As such, our cost savings estimate only focused on differences in recovered material value from the time period of 2026 to 2040.

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Driver Digest: The Impact of a Driver

Supply Chain Link

Whether you are a driver who takes on long hauls over the road or runs frequent dedicated routes, drivers help sustain life and make the world go round.

The Expected Growth of Manufacturing Technology Investments!

Supply Chain Game Changer

4 Challenges in Starting and Sustaining a SIOP (S&OP) Business Process! The Bureau of Labor Statistics recently predicted manufacturing will be the only major occupational group that will experience a decline in the 10-year period from 2016 to 2026. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

A vision for a transparent global Rare Earth Element system using blockchain technology


Provenance has partnered with the Swedish Agency for Growth Policy Analysis Agency (Growth Analysis) , to explore how blockchain technology can help to valorise sustainable practices in the Rare Earth Elements mining sector. 1kg of estimated pure elements of sustainably mined REE = 1 credit.

Collaborative Logistics’ Role in the Emergence of the Physical Internet

Material Handling & Logistics

If they succeed, this will ultimately lead to more efficient, effective and sustainable freight supply chains.”. Imagine moving cargo across continents as smoothly as computers process data.

Tectonic Shift: From Audits/Compliance to Due-diligence & Collaboration: Recap of the Forum on UK Modern Slavery


The Institute for Human Rights in Business has set a goal to eradicate worker fees by 2026, through the “employer pays” initiative.

The Future of Retail Supply Chain: What’s in Store?

Logistics Bureau

Retailers and suppliers together will need to innovate to develop ways in which they can sustain relationships of trust, where they are not afraid to openly share data with one another. While talking technology, retail companies will need plenty of it to meet the challenge of last mile distribution in 2026 and beyond. The world of retail has never seen the degree of change that’s being experienced today.