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Indiana Jones and the supply chain bullwhip effect

According to the European Journal of Operational Research, the term ‘bullwhip effect’ was first coined by Procter & Gamble (P&G) in the 1990s in...

Lessons Learned from an Accidental Career in Supply Chain

When I was a kid, more than anything else, I wanted to be a park ranger. Our family vacations to the national parks made...

Brexit’s Unknowns Present Challenges

British aerospace giants Airbus and Rolls-Royce are preparing for Britain’s departure from the EU – also known as Brexit. Reuters reports that as much as...

How demand planning can quench our thirst for beer

World Cup and hot summer combine to create beer bottle shortage for German brewersOn the heels of a carbon dioxide (CO2) shortage in the...

Four Ways to Ease the Overworked Supply Chain

As e-commerce and the global economy continue to expand, supply chains everywhere feel the strain. Companies across multiple industries are looking for advantages in...

The sharing economy: An effective model for supply chain management?

The sharing economy involves buying and selling temporary access to goods or services, usually arranged through an online platform. It is inevitably becoming a...

Packaging Tackles the Plastics Problem

The sustainability issues caused by discarded plastic products have been a hot topic for years. Communities around the world are limiting or banning plastic...

Celebrating and Encouraging Women in Supply Chain

By APICS CEO Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, CPA, CAEThis article was originally published on apics.org, and is republished with permission. Since 2012, The Manufacturing Institute has celebrated women in...

A Model Example

I was recently flipping channels and came across the classic scene in “Apollo 13” when NASA ground engineers create a replica of a system...

Themes from the 2018 SCM World Leaders Forum

“Thick data” vs big data, the power of the supply chain profession, and cybersecurity I just returned from a very inspiring 2018 SCM World Leaders...
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