The requirements for being a supplier of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. just keep getting tougher.
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.
Symphony EYC, a provider of software and services for retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers, has joined with The Partnering Group, a global consultancy serving retail and consumer products companies, in developing an automated Joint Business Planning (JBP) Workbench.
Grimaldi Group has signed an agreement with the Venice Port Authority and Lübeck Port Authority for creation of an intermodal connection via the ports of Venice and Lübeck, to connect points in Sweden, Finland and Russia with southern Italy and Greece.
Carmichael International Service, a provider of customs brokerage and trade-compliance services, has launched a new operation in Charlotte, N.C.
Inchcape Shipping Services has opened an office in Amsterdam, its second in the Netherlands.
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 the impact on global supply chains.
Logility Inc., a provider of supply-chain optimization and retail-planning applications, has acquired AdapChain.
Implementing a Labor Management System (LMS) is an important step toward improving labor productivity and reducing costs. However, leveraging Lean Six Sigma tools during an LMS implementation delivers additional efficiencies and savings. In this white paper, find out how combining an LMS with...
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 of the venture.
Obsolete warehouse hardware and software cannot keep up with increasingly complex fulfillment requirements, especially for multi-channel retailers. Before these systems fail, businesses should evaluate the cost of doing nothing, along with options for updating distribution center design that...
BravoSolution has acquired Puridiom, a provider of strategic procurement technology and services.
There's no lack of creative options for managing cash in the supply chain today. So why aren't more companies taking advantage of them?
A conversation with corporate thought leaders about the growing awareness of the need for a vigorous supply-chain risk-management effort, and how they're working to achieve that goal.
The age of the driverless commercial truck is coming. It's just a question of when.