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Making Talent Part of Your Supply Chain Strategy

  • Feb 14, 2015
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    Building Responsive and Flexible Supply Chains...a Case of Continuous Improvement

    A recent article in our sister magazine, Material Handling & Logistics entitled “P&G Re-Designs North American Supply Chain” reminds us of the strategic importance of having a responsive and flexible (i.e. lean) supply chain. It also brings to mind the idea that lean is a long term journey of continuous improvement, as what works well at one time doesn’t necessarily work well forever, with the world constantly changing around us....More
  • Jan 5, 2015
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    New Year, New Strategy?

    In today’s era, efficiency alone no longer wins by itself. Supply chain executives need to refocus their sights from cost-cutting and process standardization principles and look to create the lean, agile supply chain of the future....More
  • Dec 5, 2014
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    Winter Weather Waste

    As we approach the winter season, we need to try our best to “weather proof” our Supply Chain. In general, it is a good idea to make sure your logistics network has enough “bandwidth” to be able to meet your needs and adjust to unpredictable, weather related events, have good communications with your 3PLs, carriers, and distribution centers and make sure that you have adequate visibility throughout your supply chain so that you can react in time to these types of disruptions....More
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