Monday , May 17 2021


Managing Risk in the Global Supply Chain


Risk is a fact of life for any supply chain professional; learn how to manage it effectively. J. Paul Dittmann, Ph.D. | University of Tennessee First in a Five-Part Series Over the last decade, many companies faced supply chain challenges that have stretched their capabilities to the breaking point. Both ...

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Rebroadcast Video of Procurement Professionals Webinars Series: Conflict Minerals, REACH, ROHS: Addressing Product Compliance Challenges


Exclusive webinar where experts discuss “How organizations can manage product compliance requirements for Conflict Minerals, REACH, RoHS across the supply chain and mitigate risks of non-compliance”. The webinar included: ·         Compliance complexities ·         Higher Quality  Filings for compliance year 2014 ·         Implications of Non Conflict Free Product ·         Creating Future-ready ...

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Innovation Without Boundaries

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Beware of mental models that crowd out innovation By Elba Pareja-Gallagher | UPS As a member of a corporate strategy team, innovation is in my job description. The cross-functional team that I’m part of is responsible for developing commercially viable concepts for how to compete in e-commerce deliveries. Since the ...

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Getting a Firm Grasp on the Supply Chain


For a company that helps people stay comfortable outdoors when disconnecting from the stresses of work and, to some extent, technology, Columbia Sportswear has managed to balance a business philosophy that combines the best of technology with a respect for the natural world. The billion-dollar company headquartered near Portland, Ore., ...

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12 Risks That Can Disrupt Modern Supply Chains


Modern supply chains are characterized by close integration of suppliers with purchasing organizations, where suppliers are viewed as strategic partners who enable clients to add scale and capabilities, become more efficient and drive innovation. Therefore, it is not a surprise that supplier risk management is getting increased attention from the ...

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