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. ALIBABA GUIDELINE: Do not pursue a growth strategy until you really understand marketplaces and your marketplace path forward. WALMART GUIDELINE: Do not pursue a growth strategy until you really understand omnichannel retail and your omnichannel path forward.

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

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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. The guidelines insist that attention and focus need to start from the top. The post EBA Guidelines – A Call to Action for Banking Sector Procurement?

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Guidelines for Filing Freight Claims

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In this situation, here are some important guidelines and tips about the process that you must know about: . The post Guidelines for Filing Freight Claims appeared first on 20Cube Logistics.

Publix Vendor Guidelines Updated for On-Time Delivery

Zipline Logistics

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. Photo Credit: The Catalyst . Publix , just like many others in the industry, has beg un monitoring its suppliers’ delivery performance. .

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

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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!” Below we will provide an answer, but with a different orientation that begins with the question: “what is the purpose of the demand estimate?” Lots of Zeroes?

Achieving Compliance with European Banking Authority (EBA) Guidelines on Outsourcing

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The revised European Banking Authority (EBA) Guidelines on Outsourcing came into effect on September 30 th of 2019. They update former guidelines on the subject from 2006 and specifications on cloud services outsourcing from 2017. They apply to a broader audience than the previous rules : now including not only banks but also credit institutions, investment firms, electronic money institutions and payment providers, all of whom must abide by these guidelines.

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

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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.

Walmart Updates Supplier Guidelines, Again

Zipline Logistics

The strict guidelines were implemented to help the company run leaner and be more exact with inventory levels. Unfortunately, most suppliers have been unable to meet the strict guidelines. The post Walmart Updates Supplier Guidelines, Again appeared first on Zipline Logistics. Over the last two years, Walmart has tightened their delivery standards. Walmart went from requiring a four-day shipping window in 2016 to a two-day shipping window […].

Understanding the New C-TPAT Guidelines

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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 […]. Customs Brokerage Freight Forwarding

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

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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

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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. Global headlines anticipating growth through globalization abound.

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

Transplace

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. C-TPAT: An Update to Supply Chain Security and Trade Compliance. By: Linda Bravo, Corporate Customs Broker, Transplace and Sergio Flores, Safety and Security Coordinator, Transplace.

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

CHAINalytics

Packaging Optimization Decreased Packaging Damages ISTA Testing Guidelines Packaging StrategyChainalytics Packaging Engineers Partner with a Leading Home Goods Provider to Establish New Handling and Shipping Protocols When it comes to an organization’s packaging strategy, methods stretch beyond determining what material selection and applied designs will best protect the product.

For Peace of Mind, Know Your Supplier’s Financial Stability

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Consider these three steps as a guideline

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

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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. In June, Blue Book Services ( BBS ) published an article in which a Claims Analyst discussed the complexities of determining whether carriers kept products within an acceptable temperature range.

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

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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.

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

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

Logistics News: Guidelines for Successful Distribution Center Audits

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DMCA to make Marine Craft Driving License mandatory

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New guidelines to begin January 2015

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. In a recently published analysis, Babbar et al. 2019) identified the top 50 SCM authors world-wide based on a measure of publication score. It turns out that less than 10 out of these top 50 authors are female.

What Supply Chain Transparency Really Means

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By Alexis Bateman and Leonardo Bonanni In this article, we offer some clarity on the meaning of supply chain transparency and guidelines to map and extend progress.

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

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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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Indian owners to operate vessels with foreign flag

Logistics Middle East

India''s Shipping Ministry changes guidelines

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

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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

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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. Meanwhile, ocean carriers are trying to engineer the best routes. Read More. Global Supply Chain 3pl Freight Forwarding Ocean Transportation

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

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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. Due to more complex supply chains, policy makers worldwide are enforcing stricter regulations for manufacturing and logistics.

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.

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

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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. The good news for companies is that recessions are also generally short, with 9 of the U.S.’s ’s last 13 recessions lasting a year or less. But the implications of a recession can be long-lasting.

5 Steps to Supply Chain Orchestration Success

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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.

The Ultimate Guide to Plastic Pallets

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As well as design and weight capacity you’ll need consider export and import guidelines as these will influence which pallets you required. It can often be tricky selecting the correct plastic pallets for your business. There are so many different factors to take into account which is why Plastic Pallets in the UK have produced this great in-depth guide to plastic pallets. It contains everything you could possibly want or need to know about plastic pallets.