Tuesday, May 05, 2015
Two prominent supply chain organizations—APICS and the American Society of Transportation and Logistics (AST&L)—announced this week they plan to merge.
The index ISM uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 57.8 in April which was 1.3 percent above March and also 0.5 percent above the 12-month average of 57.3. Economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector has grown for the last 63 months, according to ISM.
Posted on 05/05 at 10:46 AM
Forget cost cutting. Innovation and sustainability are the most important factors in business today. The companies that get it right can still win in a flat economy, says ISM CEO Tom Derry.
Pregis is partnering with four institutions (Cal Poly State University, Clemson University, University of Wisconsin, Stout and Michigan State University) with packaging curriculums.
Monday, May 04, 2015
The award recognizes companies that have developed, supported, or implemented measurable and innovative reusable solutions in a business-to-business supply chain.
Friday, May 01, 2015
A mixed bag may be the most appropriate way to characterize the current state of manufacturing based on the most recent edition of the April edition of the Manufacturing Report on Business issued by the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) today.
Thursday, April 30, 2015
HR executives at America's major employers give candid assessment of how the rapid pace of innovation is changing their recruiting strategies, efforts to recruit millennials and keep baby boomers productive in the workplace.
Sorensen brings more than 18 years of experience to drive the next phase of lifecycle support services growth.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
“The ABCs of DCs” identifies best practices for modern distribution centers across 11 key functions.