The Supply Chain Impact of Europe’s Refugee Crisis

The 21st Century Supply Chain

More than 12 million people are in need of humanitarian aid as a result of the civil war raging in Syria. by Kirsten Watson The Syrian refugee crisis has produced some staggering statistics.

10 Things to Consider in the Global Economy

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What is remarkable is that 53% come from Somalia, Syria, and Afghanistan. I had the opportunity to sit in on the CPO Leadership Summit in Atlanta, GA this week, hosted by IBM Watson Supply Chain. (I I drove by the famous collapsed bridge on the way to the airport this morning as well!).

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Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on Logistics Performance Rankings for 160 Countries Worldwide

Supply Chain Digest

From Number 1 Germany to Number 160 Syria, the Biannual World Bank Report Ranks them All

Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2016

Talking Logistics

Terrorism : The recent terrorist attacks in Paris and San Bernardino, coupled with the ongoing instability in Syria and Iraq and the spread of ISIS, have raised the risk for terrorism-related supply chain disruptions in 2016. Well, my big audacious prediction for 2015 did not come true. Google did not acquire a third-party logistics (3PL) company or a logistics software vendor.

Impact of Trump Pulling out of the Paris Climate Agreement on Manufacturing & Transportation

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manufacturers, distributors or other partners, except for Syria and Nicaragua, will be at risk. The Paris Climate Agreement. Let those words hang for a moment. Throughout the course of the 2016 election and now the Trump Administration, many Americans have expressed dissatisfaction with the Paris Climate Agreement. True to campaign promises, the new Administration has started the process of removing the U.S.

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