In our ongoing coverage of supply chain management, IW regularly looks at the latest technologies and best practices that drive excellence in procurement, inventory management, logistics, material handling, transportation, warehousing and...
While the integration of your external supply chain is critical, companies should first make sure that their internal supply chain is truly integrated and collaborative to reach the full benefits of a lean supply chain.
Don't be the type of executive who actually works to develop and apply gotcha moments as a prime strategy for positioning negotiations.
Best-in-class supply chains minimize the number of days between when they pay their suppliers and when they receive payment from their customers.
Offering consumers personalized products and services, without losing sight of profit margins, is possible by applying a new approach to supply chain strategy.
When we dig into the effectiveness of channel incentives, we find a huge hole exists when it comes to billions of dollars that are simply unaccounted for.