The first point is to know if your company has any direct or indirect (for which you can also be responsible and liable) import-export transactions. Many companies are simply unaware of the scope of their trade risks in this area, but ignorance is no excuse under the law and luck is not a strategy!… Read entire entry »
Editor’s Note: This is a blog post about remembering the fundamentals in order to achieve success. Of course, we live in a high technology powered supply chain world, but often, if you don’t remember the basics and best practices, no technology is going to fix those issues, but only make them mor… Read entire entry »
The reputations of companies are multi-faceted. From the public moniker “People of Wal-Mart,” to customer approval ratings, one thing Wal-Mart® excels in is their supply chain.
The consistency of their prices and carried inventory across 5,000 U.S. stores and 1.3 million workers would b… Read entire entry »
You’ll learn in this infographic how the global market value for logistics has surpassed $4 trillion as well as:
Interesting global logistics facts
Each mode of transportation and its economic and financial outlook
Who among countries are the top ranked in logistics performance (hint… Read entire entry »
Company Recognized for High Performance, Innovation and Collaboration
Flash Global, a global service supply chain solutions partner, today announced that it has received the 2015 Excellence in Service Logistics award from Cisco®.
We are thrilled to receive the 2015 Excellence in… Read entire entry »
So, I’m guilty as charged. I have an M.B.A. (Masters of Business Administration) and to get one of those things you must learn oh so many acronyms. Else what point is the degree if you can’t talk in code and confuse others? But an MBA is not the same as MBWA. No, my… Read entire entry »
The future of third party logistics has arrived. It represents a frightening, yet exciting and profitable, prospect: how will mobile apps, cloud computing, Big Data, internet of things (IoT), 3D printing, driverless vehicles, drone delivery and augmented reality benefit 3PLs? Rather than leav… Read entire entry »
In the process of expanding a business, supply chains are required to grow. If you choose to organize your company by hiring a supply chain solutions provider, or possibly purchase software for tracking, monitoring, and processing – this post will cover how to meet all of those needs. With either… Read entire entry »