Professor Richard Wilding on Medieval Logistics, the New Omni-Channel, and How to Really Build Trust

Welcome to the first installment of Supply Chain Spotlight, Elementum’s interview series. We speak with the most influential people in today’s global supply chain. Each interview is a conversation about the most important topics and tasks facing...

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“Too Big to Fail”: 10 Things you Need to Know About El Niño

El Niño is officially set to wreak havoc around the world—starting now. Deemed “too big to fail” by NASA, the weather event will impact supply chains at every stage. As the event starts to take effect, here are ten things you should know about...

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The Story of China's Corny Love Affair

You’ve probably heard about America’s love affair with corn. We’re the number one producer of the agricultural hero, whose versatile structure goes into everything from ketchup, to coca-cola, to your car’s fuel. But this week, we’re traveling...

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Everything You Need to Know About the Trans Pacific Partnership, In One Place

The Trans Pacific Partnership was officially passed yesterday, marking the end of a years-long battle for free trade among Pacific Rim countries. But news outlets are still reporting lots of different outcomes and potential hurdles. We’ve...

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Infographic: Typhoon Dujuan's impacts

As Typhoon Dujuan batters Taiwan on its way to China's Southeast coast, transportation faces some disruptions. Learn from Soudelor to understand how you should act. 

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How Much is China's Market Crash Changing Manufacturing?

Chinese manufacturers are responding to the suffering economy, shaking up the country's global imports and hurting developing economies. Its ongoing market troubles signal an approaching shift in the way we manufacture high-tech goods. Here’s the...

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How Big Food and Beverage Could Revolutionize the Natural Movement

As more and more companies start to focus on natural ingredients, supply chain issues arise. We examine the best solutions.

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Is E-Commerce Changing Black Friday for Good?

Holiday shopping logistics can present a number of headaches to supply chain managers. This season, the rise of online shopping gets thrown into the mix, forcing companies to rethink their normal Black Friday preparations. 

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Infographic: Counterfeit Drugs & Medical Devices

Counterfeit drugs and devices reach the United States every day. Here are the risks involved and steps to mitigate the impact of counterfeit pharmaceuticals. 

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