Supply Chain Management

By Patrick Burnson · August 10, 2016
Chief risk officers often present to their boards detailed laundry lists of risks, heat maps with probabilities and impacts for every conceivable risk, as well as contingency plans for every worst-case scenario short of the “zombie apocalypse.” Managing Supply Chain Risk, Risk Management in the company supply chain.
By Jeff Berman · August 8, 2016
While many manufacturing and supply chain stakeholders swear by Lean and Six Sigma methods to address the many complexities of modern industrial manufacturing, research issued today by UPS indicates that may not be the best approach to success.
By Patrick Burnson · August 8, 2016
The official launch of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) has created a $2.6 trillion market with a population of more than 622 million – and although implementation will be a long process – it represents an important milestone, say analysts with A.T. Kearney in a recent report.
By MMH Staff · July 18, 2016
TMHNA seeks research proposals from professors or researchers at North American universities to advance engineering and technical fields in the supply chain, logistics and material handling industries.
By LM Staff · July 13, 2016
As the job changes, we asked senior level supply chain managers to tell us what’s on their minds.
By MMH Staff · June 15, 2016
Events to showcase products and services dedicated to transportation and external logistics.
By MMH Staff · May 19, 2016
Six students from around the United States also selected for another top supply management award.
PREMIUM
By Michael Levans · May 17, 2016
A recent Aberdeen Group study revealed that over 75 percent of manufacturing companies plan to make investing in global trade management (GTM) platforms a top focus for their organizations.
By Patrick Burnson · May 3, 2016
Having introduced into the California State Senate a new bill designed to give an exemption from sales and use tax for port terminal operators purchasing zero or “near zero-emission” equipment, Lara is trying to advance two agendas.
By MMH Staff · May 2, 2016
2016 Manufacturing Report from professional services firm Sikich explores ways to address challenges and position manufacturers for long-term growth.
By Patrick Burnson · May 2, 2016
A new study released recently from global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney promises to provide supply chain managers valuable advice on risk mitigation
By MMH Staff · April 20, 2016
70% of survey participants have formal digital supply chain transformation effort, but only 5% are happy with the results as traditional phones, faxes and emails still dominate supply chain partner interactions.
By MMH Staff · February 18, 2016
Students exposed to real-life issues and using actual data to develop solutions to complex supply chain problems.
WHITE PAPER
By Ben Camiel · February 10, 2016
In the new white paper "The Race for Supply Chain Management Excellence," Howard W. Coleman of the management consulting firm MCA Associate explores this question with a focus on wholesale distribution.
By MMH Staff · February 9, 2016
Joint research report finds that 63% of C-level executives believe IBP is effective and impactful, supporting a unified supply chain strategy.

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