Executive Briefings

Managing X-treme Supply Chains

All supply chains -- whether moving physical goods, delivering services or channeling money - are subject to increasingly extreme swings in volatility, says Richard Douglass, global industry executive for manufacturing at Sterling Commerce. Douglass discusses techniques and strategies for managing supply chains in times of upheaval and outlines a new book from the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals that covers these topics. [Run Time (Min:) 8:18]


All supply chains -- whether moving physical goods, delivering services or channeling money - are subject to increasingly extreme swings in volatility, says Richard Douglass, global industry executive for manufacturing at Sterling Commerce. Douglass discusses techniques and strategies for managing supply chains in times of upheaval and outlines a new book from the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals that covers these topics. [Run Time (Min:) 8:18]