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The Turning of the Screw: The Pressure Supply Chains are Under

May 1, 2014

Last night I finished a project at home—the kind that seem never ending. The last step was screwing in a plastic outlet cover. While I was just about ready to enjoy the end of a successful project—SNAP!—the plastic cracked because I had turned the screw one time too many. My wife’s admonishment of not using too much force for home projects, toy assembly, and packaging extraction were ringing in my ears.

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Insight, Inc. Analyzes Supply Chain Vulnerability

January 18, 2012
Insight, Inc., a supply chain solutions provider, has recently stated that considerable supply chain tribulations could occur if conflict occurs in the Strait of Hormuz, since roughly 20 to 30 percent of the world's oil supply passes through it every day.
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Airbus Encounters Supply Chain Risks

January 18, 2012
As Airbus continues to develop its A350, the company is encountering some supply chain setbacks. Yet, it may have developed methods to overcome such challenges.
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Managing the Variables in a Supply Chain Disaster

January 17, 2012
How can you be better prepared for future natural disasters, like last year's Thai floods, so that your company's supply chain is not negatively impacted?
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JDA Outlines Strategies for Achieving Maximum Customer and Enterprise Value Through Supply Chain Segmentation

December 28, 2011
To help companies achieve maximum value for their customers and their enterprise, JDA Software Group, Inc., recommends using supply chain segmentation policies to get on the right track.
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2012: A Year to Reassess Your Supply Chain Risk

December 21, 2011
Due to the ebbs and flows of the global economy, organizational leaders will likely need to monitor the financial health of their supply chains more closely in 2012.
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Honda Admits to Experiencing Various Supply Chain Issues in 2011

December 20, 2011
Due to ongoing issues with its supply chain in recent months, Honda's deliveries throughout the world were, at times, negatively impacted in 2011.
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Wind Power - By Land or By Sea: It’s All About the Supply Chain

December 1, 2011
In the midst of Europe's continuous economic debt crisis, the offshore wind energy industry’s supply chain is currently offering considerable opportunities for job creation in a variety of European nations.
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Indian Manufacturers Strive to Reshape the Nation's Current Supply Chain

November 23, 2011
Many Indian manufacturers are currently utilizing a new generation of sales and operations planning (S&OP) solutions to not only reduce their costs, but also develop new methods to acquire future profit.
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CN and Ray-Mont Logistics Enter Supply Chain Logistics Agreement

November 2, 2011
CN and Ray-Mont Logistics have announced an agreement to improve supply chain efficiencies and customer service for specialty grains.
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KC SmartPort Momentum

Kansas City SmartPort Momentum 2013 focused on 3PLs, the issues facing the industry, and the role or logistics in economic development



Calculating a true landed cost for global sourcing directly correlates with the profitability of purchased goods. However, few companies can command real-time visibility in to all the costs involved for cross border movements. In this podcast, World Trade 100 and Amber Road highlight how a comprehensive global trade platform that converges both logistics and compliance costs can deliver true landed cost visibility.


Speaker: Hung Lee, Senior Product Manager, Amber Road

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World Trade 100 Magazine

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Check out the July 2014 edition of World Trade WT100, featuring Air Cargo, Near Shoring, plus much more!
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World-Class Warehousing and Material Handling, 1st Edition

Filled with proven operational solutions, it will guide managers as they develop a warehouse master plan, one designed to minimize the effects of supply chain inefficiencies as it improves logistics accuracy and inventory management - and reduces overall warehousing expense.

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