Category: Supply Chain

Global Supply Chain: Heading in the Right Direction?

Supply Chain Management and Business Continuity Management need to work together to create a more resilient organisation

The simple steel box that transformed global trade

Perhaps the defining feature of the global economy is precisely that it is global. Toys from China, copper from Chile, T-shirts from Bangladesh, wine from New Zealand, coffee from Ethiopia, and tomatoes from Spain. Like it or not, globalisation is a fundamental feature of the modern economy. In the early 1960s, world trade in merchandise ...