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Hanjin Bankruptcy Proves Need to Have Risk Management Strategy in Place Hanjin Bankruptcy Proves Need to Have Risk Management Strategy in Place
The recent bankruptcy of Hanjin container line clearly illustrates some of the risks involved in the global supply chain today. As The Guardian reports, "the bankruptcy of... »

Pharmaceutical Industry Exemplifies How Company Reputations Can Suffer
It's deja vu for the pharma industry. Mylan's EpiPen pricing controversy - kicked into high gear with mainstream media coverage of widespread outrage - has revived public and... »

Lure of Cheaper Airbag Lands Auto Industry in Litigation, Largest Recall Ever Lure of Cheaper Airbag Lands Auto Industry in Litigation, Largest Recall Ever
Automakers embraced Takata's cheaper technology almost 20 years ago despite signs that it was unsafe. The airbags are now at the center of the auto industry's biggest recall.

Videos
Keeping Up With the New Food Safety Standards
Mike Yezzi, vice president of business development with ScottTech, explains the purpose of GS1 128, a new standard and barcode for managing and tracking product throughout... »

How Companies Are Tackling the Challenge of Risk Management How Companies Are Tackling the Challenge of Risk Management
Managers of high-tech and medical supply chains discuss how their companies have approached the critical issue of risk management over the years -- and what more needs to be... »

How NetApp Prepares for Supply-Chain Disruptions How NetApp Prepares for Supply-Chain Disruptions
Lee Wolfe, director of risk management with Net App, talks about how the dominant provider of storage technology works with suppliers to address potential disruptions in the... »

Editors' Blog
The Painful Lessons of the Hanjin Bankruptcy
Having weathered numerous downturns in the past, major container lines might have thought they were immune from the laws of supply and demand. Now they know better.

After Brexit: How European Supply Chains Will Be Transformed
It's been more than two months since the United Kingdom voted to withdraw from the European Union, but the shock waves aren't close to subsiding - especially with regard to... »

New E.U. Privacy Law Will Hit Every Company Holding Europeans' Personal Data
Many Americans appear to believe that the exposure of their personal information on the internet is inevitable. But European regulators are having none of that.

Podcasts
Do Presidents Have Any Control Over the Economy? Do Presidents Have Any Control Over the Economy?
The platforms of both major political parties are based on the belief that the actions of presidents have a direct impact on the U.S. and global economy. But is that really... »

How Pratt & Whitney Is Doubling Jet Engine Production in Five Years How Pratt & Whitney Is Doubling Jet Engine Production in Five Years
The aerospace giant Pratt & Whitney plans to double production of a new and innovative jet engine by 2020. Proper supply-chain management will play a huge role in the success... »

The Devastating Impact of Food Recalls on the Supply Chain The Devastating Impact of Food Recalls on the Supply Chain
The recall of a single food ingredient can have massive implications for manufacturers and retailers, ranging over multiple supply chains.

  News
Coalition Formed to Promote Climate Resilience Planning
Big data gives environmental and resource managers an invaluable tool to increase efficiencies and better manage risk.

Judge Orders Hanjin to Sell Ships, Return Chartered Vessels Judge Orders Hanjin to Sell Ships, Return Chartered Vessels
Hanjin Shipping has to return chartered-in ships to owners and to sell as much of its own fleet as it can, a South Korean bankruptcy judge said Monday.

Progress Made to Reduce Antibiotics in Fast-Food Supply Chains
Panera Bread and Chipotle Mexican Grill passed with flying colors, but KFC and Olive Garden were among the laggards in commitments to eliminate medically important... »

White Papers
Supply Chain Disruptions and Risk Still Looming: How to Create a More Resilient Supply Chain
Manufacturers today must make sourcing decisions in an environment where they don’t know all of the factors. Globalized sourcing operations increase the likelihood of risk or... »

Running Your Supply Chain with Greater Efficiency
Your company's supply chain scenario might be piled high with products, suppliers, and trading partners that reduce the effectiveness of its strategy. Today, to source from... »

Key Takeaways from Palo Alto Networks’ Remarkable Supply Chain Performance
In 2012, Palo Alto Networks was preparing for its IPO debut in the wake of major world disasters including the 2011 Japan earthquake and subsequent Thailand floods. Learning... »

Supplier Case Studies
Manufacturer Improves Visibility and Supplier Compliance with BSI's SCM Solution
Challenge: A large manufacturer was spending countless hours updating spreadsheets, reviewing supplier assessments, issuing corrective actions, and trying to track their... »

Code Red: Who are your High Risk Suppliers?
Challenge: A large manufacturer was searching for a provider that could offer an end-to-end solution to enhance their supply chain visibility, identify high risk sourcing... »

MGO's Early Warnings Would Have Saved Investors in Myanmar Aviation
Challenge: On July 30, 2014, 11 months after trumpeting its plan to invest $25 million in Myanmar's Asian Wings Airways, All Nippon Airways walked away. From the start, local... »

Webinars
Supply Chain Risk Management: Identifying and Mitigating Global Supply Chain Threats Supply Chain Risk Management: Identifying and Mitigating Global Supply Chain Threats
ON-DEMAND WEBINAR Risks are predictive – Organizations should be able to pinpoint where their biggest threats are throughout their supply chain and implement measures to... »

Supplier Relationship (Micro-) Management: Dick’s Sporting Goods Goes to the Source Supplier Relationship (Micro-) Management: Dick's Sporting Goods Goes to the Source
ON-DEMAND WEBINAR Organizations that successfully align with their key suppliers enjoy reduced risk factors and improved innovation, quality, reliability, and cost... »

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