Tag: Supply Chain Management

Luxury Brands Buy Supply Chains to Ensure Meeting Demand

Why this business owner took control of the Missouri company that supplies his wine barrels to ensure supply chain continuity.

New digital tags for supply chain transparency

The Finnish packaging firm, Stora Enso, has announced the development of a digital tag to use in its supply chain.

Tracking it back: a new standard to support responsible use of wood just published

How the new ISO standard for tracing wood back to its sources will help to provide transparency.

How can businesses prepare their supply chains for Brexit?

With the UK due to leave the European Union on 29 March 2019, firms operating in the UK are still faced with the unknown when it comes to managing their supply chains.

Disrupting the supply chain: What happens to the black market when cannabis becomes legal?

The National Post spoke to people involved in the black market — from growers and dispensaries to a pot lounge owner — to find out what they plan to do on Oct. 17

When the show must go on!

Understand the importance of Business Continuity in developing a more resilient Supply Chain.

Manufacturers’ Digital Supply Chain Expectations Outpace Reality

While companies are increasingly aware of the benefits of digital supply networks (DSNs), many remain stuck in the early phases of adoption.

Is your Supply Chain ready for Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

What indicators should Supply Chain managers be looking out on this Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

Why intelligent supply chains will rule the world

How an adaptive, intelligent supply chain – built around standards – accelerates innovation and drives change!

How will Brexit impact the European logistics industry?

As political heavyweights made their way to Brussels for the second round of Brexit talks, British Brexit Secretary David Davis urged all sides to ‘get down to business’. The European logistics and supply chain industry will be hoping more than most that they do just that. In June 2016, British voters chose to leave the ...

Digital business means big changes for Supply Chains

Chief supply chain officers have an opportunity to lead business transformation by influencing three changes in the digital world. Opening the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference, Peter Sondergaard, senior vice president and global head of research at Gartner, told the audience of supply chain strategists, that there are three things that will change in the ...

From bean to bar: the challenges on the cocoa industry

From bean to bar: the challenges of the cocoa industry

It is the key ingredient in one of the world’s favourite affordable luxury treats, but the reality behind cocoa is bittersweet. A sustainable cocoa industry is the goal of a new ISO technical committee that hopes to build a better future for cocoa farmers –for the greater benefit of us all. Cocoa farmer Francisco Miranda ...