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Borderlands: Rural areas the next e-commerce frontier?

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade.

The Sustainable Supply Chain – What is it and how to execute it

Unleashed

Supply chains play a crucial role in moving goods along to the end user. Without them, many businesse simply couldn’t exist. But as simple supply chains grow into vast and complex networks, how do you make sure yours remains ethical, profitable, and viable in the long term?

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Preview: Net-Zero Carbon Summit, April 22

The Supply Chain Journal

The climate is changing. Higher temperatures, more intense and frequent natural disasters, and rising sea levels are among the many challenges that climate change poses. The transportation sector has recognized its role and is paving the way for a more sustainable future.

Watch: Supply-Chain Lessons From the Pandemic

Supply Chain Brain

Abe Eshkenazi, chief executive officer of the Association for Supply Chain Management, discusses the findings of a new report by ASCM and the Economist Intelligence Unit, examining how more than 300 publicly listed companies withstood and responded to supply-chain shocks of the last year

Supply Chain Evolution: Digital Transformation Is the Way Forward

A new study by The Economist shows that 54% of enterprises want to rethink their supply chains. Make them more agile and resilient. How would supply chains evolve from here? And what should supply chain leaders be doing differently? Download the report today!

Borderlands: Rural areas the next e-commerce frontier?

The Supply Chain Journal

Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade.

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Biden Confronts Decades of Union Decline in Bid to Boost Pay

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The globalization of supply chains, technological advancements that allow companies to replace labor, legal barriers to organizing and the shrinking share of factory workers — traditionally easier to organize — in the workforce have all taken a toll

Supply Chain and Logistics Stocks for Week Ending April 16, 2021

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What is operating ratio?

The Supply Chain Journal

Just what is operating ratio? Operating ratio (OR) is a way for investors to compare the financials of one company against its peers. Investors use OR to gauge whether a company is generating sufficient profits. The formula to calculate OR is to divide a company’s operating expenses by its revenue.

A 5-Point Strategy for Digital Procurement Transformation

Today, your entire supply chain must embrace change and accelerate digitalization. When it comes to procurement, focusing on digital transformation now can dramatically reduce costs, improve visibility and insight, and give you a significant competitive advantage.

When Is It Time to Expand Your Warehouse?

Supply Chain Brain

You should triage every available option before making a major commitment

White Paper – The Future of RFPs: The Key to Unlocking Greater Efficiency and Profitability

The Supply Chain Journal

For decades, request for proposal (RFP) processes have served as the cornerstone for freight procurement.

What is operating ratio?

The Supply Chain Journal

Just what is operating ratio? Operating ratio (OR) is a way for investors to compare the financials of one company against its peers. Investors use OR to gauge whether a company is generating sufficient profits. The formula to calculate OR is to divide a company’s operating expenses by its revenue.