7 Guidelines to Achieving Growth Through Globalization

The Network Effect

However, to not leave you in the dark, here are our 7 guidelines to achieving growth through globalization: AMAZON GUIDELINE: Do not pursue a growth strategy that duplicates something Amazon is already doing well. STRATEGY GUIDELINE: Strategy must always come before structure.

Publix Vendor Guidelines Updated for On-Time Delivery

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Why Do Publix Vendor Guidelines Matter? . According to the company’s supplier guidelines , “Publix expects 100% of deliveries to be on time.” . The post Publix Vendor Guidelines Updated for On-Time Delivery appeared first on Zipline Logistics.

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EBA Guidelines – A Call to Action for Banking Sector Procurement?


The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published new guidelines on outsourcing , a document that has wide-ranging implications for every banking organisation, and requires careful consideration by procurement leaders and functions. The guidelines will enter into force on 30 September 2019.

Lots of Zeroes? Basic Guidelines to Managing Intermittent Demand – Part 2


Basic Guidelines to Managing Intermittent Demand – Part 2 was first posted on November 13, 2019 at 11:29 am. ©2017 In Part 1 of this blog, we closed with the following question: “OK, intermittent demand creates a challenge, but I still need a demand estimate, what do I do!”

How your WMS can support social distancing guidelines


As we transitionally return to work, companies still face the challenge of maintaining social distancing guidelines while preserving business productivity.

Understanding the New C-TPAT Guidelines

Promptus LLC

The post Understanding the New C-TPAT Guidelines appeared first on Promptus, LLC. Explore The New Criteria and How It May Affect Your Business In the shipping industry, there are many policies and governing agencies in place to help streamline efficiency among players […].

9 General but Important Tips and Guidelines for Better & Sustainable Freight Management


Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post 9 General but Important Tips and Guidelines for Better & Sustainable Freight Management appeared first on Freight Logistics Company | Cerasis. Are you looking forward to becoming a master of logistics, handling freight management with increased efficiency? If that happens to be the case and you need to be able to handle whatever comes your way, then you will need to be fully aware of a few things along the way.

Retail Compliance: Solving for Walmart Vendor Guidelines

Zipline Logistics

The post Retail Compliance: Solving for Walmart Vendor Guidelines appeared first on Zipline Logistics. Strategic appointment times and booking of preferred carriers makes meeting retail compliance standards simple.

Revised OECD Guidelines to Mandate “Sustainable Supply Chain” Practices


Just yesterday the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises , which provide recommendations for responsible business conduct in a global context, were updated for the fourth time since they were first adopted in 1976. While the words themselves may be simple, the inclusion of the supply chain into the OECD Guidelines is evidence of the major shifts underway and yet to come.

Kroger Vendor Guidelines Updated for On-Time Delivery

Zipline Logistics

Updated Kroger Vendor Guidelines Below are the specific changes that Kroger will be implementing: Any supplier that achieves an average of […]. The post Kroger Vendor Guidelines Updated for On-Time Delivery appeared first on Zipline Logistics.

7 Guidelines to Achieving Growth Through Globalization

Creating Supply Chain Excellence

Three different positions on achieving growth all point to cross-border e-commerce, from a brand, company, and country perspective: The post 7 Guidelines to Achieving Growth Through Globalization appeared first on Tompkins International.

C-TPAT: An Update to Supply Chain Security and Trade Compliance


In May 2019, the CBP announced that it has added Minimum-Security Criteria (MSC) requirements to the C-TPAT guidelines in order to help further mitigate risks. We are committed to the C-TPAT compliance guidelines and are always working to increase our operational and administrative standards.

UAE issues driver guidelines ahead of Eid

Logistics Middle East

UAE attempts to avoid accidents during the busy celebratory period

The Human Rights Debacle — How the Logistics Industry Can Stay Mindful

All Things Supply Chain

In 2011, the UN Human Rights Council developed the first international corporate guidelines for respecting human rights. These guidelines state governments enact laws to prevent employers from taking advantage of… Logistics logistics logistics management supply chain

Raising the Bar on Handling Standards Help Retailer Increase Profits


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Supply Chain News on Making the Most out of Supplier Site Visits

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A Commonsense List of Guidelines from Dupont Supply Manager

Avoid Disputes with iTradeFresh


While BBS has Transportation Guidelines that provide general parameters for the conditions for transporting perishables, there is significant room for error that can lead to these disputes.

Overcoming the Gender Gap in SCM Research

SCM Research

Could it be a good idea to include such suggestions in the author guidelines of our leading SCM journals? Today we celebrate International Women’s Day. This occasion gives me the opportunity to talk about the fact that our academic discipline is largely dominated by men.

[Video] UL Launches 'Marine Use' Labeling Program for GHS Requirements


New labeling guidelines from worldwide safety organization UL should ensure that chemical containers are clearly marked

Trending Transportation Updates: April 2020

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Trending Transportation Updates: April 2020 Economy to reopen due to President Trump state-issued guidelines On April 16, President Trump announced that lockdown measures will be loosening for businesses. There were many new transportation updates in the shipping industry last month.

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Supply Chain Cybersecurity: Supply Chain Contractors Need to Improve Cybersecurity Risk


As technology cements its place in our industrial and personal lives, the security of our networks, as well as our personal and corporate data, has become central to several sectors: Military contractors must abide by guidelines like ITAR (International Traffic in Arms Regulations) and others, which help vouchsafe sensitive military data in third-party hands. In some cases, you’ll be held responsible for damages if formal laws and guidelines apply.

Amazon, FedEx, and UPS Prepare for the Post COVID World

Logistics Viewpoints

According to the new guidelines, nonessential retail stores will be allowed to […]. On Monday, my home state of Massachusetts announced the official details regarding the state’s four-phase plan to re-open the economy during the coronavirus pandemic.

Logistics News: Guidelines for Successful Distribution Center Audits

Supply Chain Digest


DMCA to make Marine Craft Driving License mandatory

Logistics Middle East

New guidelines to begin January 2015

Data Science | Analytics Basics: The Difference Between Quantitative and Qualitative Data


In this blog, you will learn some basic guidelines to determine if the data is quantitative or qualitative with a focus on. Data Science | Analytics Basics: The Difference Between Quantitative and Qualitative Data was first posted on January 29, 2020 at 7:25 am. ©2017

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Why Today is the Day to Prepare Your Supply Chain for Recession


Follow these guidelines today for resiliency, should a temporary economic decline hit. Highs and lows are an unfortunate part of both life and business and a new study shows 3 out of 4 economists predicting a U.S. recession by 2021.

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2016 Day 1 Video Review and Commen

Supply Chain Digest

Developing BiModal Supply Chain Capabilities, Smart Crowdsourcing Program for Supply Chain Ideas by Nestle, Why Sales Should Not Own Demand Planning, Guidelines on Outsourcing Logistics

Viable Visibility with Ocean Carriers

Supply Chain Link

Shippers are constantly seeking new ways to gain more visibility into their supply chain to ensure on-time deliveries and meet cost guidelines. As in many areas of logistics, visibility during the ocean shipping process continues to be a challenge for both shippers and carriers alike.

Indian owners to operate vessels with foreign flag

Logistics Middle East

India''s Shipping Ministry changes guidelines

What does increasing regulatory oversight mean for the pharma supply chain?

The Network Effect

China published new GMP guidelines in 2012 and called on pharmaceutical companies to pursue GMP certification by the end of 2013. Higher GDP standards are looming in a number of countries – new guidelines will come into force during 2014 in Brazil, the European Union and China.

3 Unobvious Supply Chain Risks Companies Shouldn't Overlook


In this post, we examine three of these less apparent supply chain risk types, explain the nature of their risk in the supply chain context, and present guidelines to help you better respond to and mitigate such risks.

5 Steps to Supply Chain Orchestration Success


Following these five guidelines not only makes your organization more efficient, but can also increase revenues and reduce expenditures from purchase to payment. The successful music orchestra is a myriad of ensemble instruments working together to create beautiful music. Supply chain orchestration functions much the same way, with business systems from all trading partners and all transactions connected and working efficiently to create a seamless business.

A Checklist for a Manufacturing Company Internal Audit!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The compliance guidelines are outlined in the NIST Special Publication SP 800-171. Manufacturing Industry Standards Guidelines. Traditionally, manufacturers have been implementing controls outlined in various ISO (International Organization for Standardization) guidelines.

4th Annual Pharmaceutical Logistics & Cold Chain Forum

Supply Chain Movement

Impact & Implementation of Revised GDP Guideline. Impact & Implementation of Revised GDP Guideline. Succesful Implementation of the Latest GDP Guideline. 4th Annual Pharmaceutical Logistics & Cold Chain Forum. Date: 2-4 April 2014. Venue: Austria Trend Hotel Park Royal Palace Vienna. Organisation: Fleming Europe. URL: [link]. JOIN THE PHARMACEUTICAL LOGISTICS & COLD CHAIN FORUM. JOIN US IN VIENNA AND HEAR FROM OUR PROMINENT SPEAKERS: • RIEKERT J. BRUININK.

Managing Outsourcing Risk: A New Framework for Banking and Beyond


To combat this risk, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published draft guidelines for the management of outsourcing practices i n June, 2018 to establish a common framework f or risk management in outsourcing activities. Once the consultation phase is over, these guidelines will enter into force on September 30 th , giving banking institutions less than six months to adapt their processes to European requirements. .