Supply Chain Talent Dissected and GM's Logistics Cost Cutting Plan Revealed
A number of our regular contributors have been hard at work this week, whilst I have been in sunny Spain with the kids! Lora Cecereshares her latest research on supply chain talent and highlights how many companies are failing to address the 2nd and 3rd generation talent gap. John Wagnerlets us know how business could be looking up, as the Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) index jumped significantly last month, meaning increased orders and production. In event news, our newly updated agenda for the 3PL Summit & Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum (Amsterdam, November 12-14) is now ready, giving you a comprehensive overview of the exciting sessions we have planned over the 3 days.
News This Week:
Transport Care chooses new path into the future
In the past few months Transport Care has decided to move forward as an independent integration and solution provider.
GM’s plan to cut logistics costs is a good start
Article by Cathy Morrow Roberson from Transport Intelligence - Published on August 8 2013
Supply Chain Talent: The Missing Link In Your Future?
Article by Lora Cecere from Supply Chain Shaman; published on August 12th 2013
Back to school, cautiously
Article by John Wagner Jr from Wagner Logistics published on August 14th 2013
Spinnaker today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Plan4Demand.
With a large number of companies stuck, and the ends of the supply being weak, can taking 5 steps enable you to be part of the solution instead of the problem?
Online retailers see sales increases on Cyber Monday over 10% higher than those from Black Friday