Supply Chain & Logistics
Interview with Rick Blasgen, President & CEO of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP)
By Cassandra Czech, November 19, 2014
By Damco Han Nabben, Sep 16, 2014
World exports as a percentage of global GDP showed a continuous growth trend from the mid-eighties of the last century, until 2008. Since then the growth stopped.
Another indicator for trade, global capital flows between countries, achieved its highest point seven years ago. But times are changing. Growth will still be there, if you know where to find it.
By Anne Fisher, May 01, 2014
The logistics industry has a recruiting problem. It’s huge, making up 8.5% of GDP, and growing fast. But to most job seekers, it’s misunderstood — or invisible.
How can a $1.3 trillion industry, getting bigger every year, be hidden in plain sight?
By Tom Ward, IBM, August 07, 2014
Next up for a cloud computing makeover — the supply chain.
Think about it. The pressure on supply chains these days is massive. Globalization, digitally empowered consumers, periodic extreme weather, and a cutthroat pace of change are just a few challenges that supply chains face.