CES 2015: Trends and the Supply Chain Challenge

CES,  or the Consumer Electronics Show, has been the launch pad of mass market tech staples of the past—such as the CD Player (1981), Microsoft Xbox (2001) and Blu-ray Disc (2003). So what came out of the four-day Las Vegas Conference this year?...
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5 Supply Chain Predictions for 2015

With international crises like the Ebola outbreak and political turbulence in Hong Kong , 2014 has been anything but dull for news affecting the global supply chain. But what will the new year mean for suppliers? Here are our top insights and...
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Details: Drug Supply Chain Security Act

On November 27th of last year, President Obama signed the Drug Quality and Security Act. A year later, Title II outlines vital steps to build an electronic, interoperable system to identify and track prescriptions drugs throughout the United...

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Supply Chain 2014 Year in Review

As the year comes to a close, it's time to look back at the news and blogs that affected your supply chain. From best practices to manufacturing, and politics to viral outbreak, 2014 has proved that supply chain is a topical issue.

 

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3 Reasons Your Supply Chain Should Be Green

Most people don't realize the benefits of going green. Don't be one of those people.

You know those people who say going green will cost you more? Well, if you’re listening to them, they’re hurting your bottom line. Let's change that.

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Fewer Auto Recalls in 2015: A Better Supply Chain

An industry laden with record recalls in 2014 needs to make one hell of a new year’s resolution for 2015.

By now, you’ve read far too many articles about the record recalls in the automotive industry this year. You know that the number totals...

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Supply Chain Holiday Checklist

The holidays are like playoff football for supply chain managers; there are no second chances. You take what you learned last year, and make sure you don’t drop the proverbial ball when the pass is thrown. Your Super Bowl? Black Friday. Last...

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Tesla: Manufacturing Worth Waiting For

Tesla’s earnings report on Wednesday revealed more than just projections and profits, it shed light on an emerging truth: People don't understand how hard it is to manufacture something. Specifically, something innovative. 

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Beginner's Guide to KPIs

Your performance depends on it. 

There are a lot of things to wonder about in this world. Like, how come whenever someone says, “no pun intended”, they actually mean the pun was intended? Or, why do they call them animal crackers, when they’re...

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