3 Mini Case Studies: Successful Supply Chain Cost Reduction and Management

Logistics Bureau

The following three mini case studies explore a few high-profile companies which have managed to sustain their supply chain cost reduction efforts and keep expenses under control. The company began with a pilot operation using a manufacturer in Malaysia.

Probabilistic Forecasting: Right Fit for Your Business?

Supply Chain Shaman

Here, through a case study, we explain the concepts of probabilistic forecasting (a time of math or an alternative engine) to predict lumpy demand. Spairliners: A Case Study in Probabilistic Forecasting. It is the case of many possible futures.

Bridging the Finance Gap for Asian SMEs

Supply Chain @ MIT

The Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (MISI) has developed a framework for helping banks to tap into this vast market. Case studies created by MISI show that in the dairy industry, for example, SMEs borrow money to buy animals and the lender makes the payments directly to the seller to ensure that the funds are used correctly.