Manufacturers, retailers and others recognize suppliers who have been instrumental in their quest for supply-chain excellence. See the full list — plus 15 case studies that highlight their accomplishments.
The Dubai-based conglomerate, facing significant operational inefficiencies and a huge number of different products and customers, moves to assert more control over transportation routing and scheduling.
One might assume that a manufacturer that is vertically integrated — with direct control over delivery routes and the customer purchase experience — would have no trouble devising a workable demand plan. If only that were the case.