Can Auto Industry Hero Carlos Ghosn Reboot Troubled Mitsubishi Motors?

  • About half a billion dollars in savings forecast next year
  • Chief executives will be reshuffled
  • Ghosn to chair three companies: Mitsubishi, Nissan, and Renault
  • Rebuilding consumer trust is Ghosn’s main priority
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Hurricane Matthew: What You Need to Know

Hurricane Matthew has wreaked havoc throughout the Caribbean and along Florida’s coast. Today, the Category-3 is headed for Jacksonville, Georgia, South and North Carolina. The Flooding, high winds, and serious rainfall have killed over 280...

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Hanjin's Insolvency Leaves Few Options

Hanjin Shipping’s financial limbo has taken a turn for the worst as its creditors have ruled out any further funding.

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Supply Technology Roundup: IoT and 3D Printing

IoT for the supply chain and transportation industries will enable organizations to work smarter, plan better, and foster intelligent decision making processes.

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Speculation and Shipping in the South China Sea

Less has been said about the Permanent Court of Arbitration's ruling on territorial claims to the South China Sea than about the People’s Republic’s controversial—and yet not unexpected—dismissal of the tribunal’s conclusion. When dealing with an...

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G20 Summit: Supply Chains Disrupted For Clear Blue Skies

In preparation for the upcoming G20 summit in China this September, the Shanghai Environmental Protection Bureau (SEPB) issued an order for an estimated 1,000 factories within a 300-km radius of Shanghai to cut down production.

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How The Dow-DuPont Merger Will Impact The Chemicals Industry

In December, Dow and DuPont, the world’s fourth and fifth largest chemical companies announced their plan to merge as DowDupont, with a combined value US $130B.

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3 Things You Can Learn from Subaru's Supply Chain

Subaru’s problem is a decidedly sweet one: where most automotive companies find themselves scrambling for orders (especially in a post-emissions scandal era), the Japanese car-maker has had to invest millions to expand its supply.

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Alliances in the Shipping Industry: A Dance among Top Global Container Lines

The game of musical chairs in the container shipping industry continues: Several players have agreed to form shipping alliances to combat the confluence of a 30% oversupply of ships and weaker consumer demand amid a faltering global economy.

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