Positioning product packaging downstream in the supply chain offers food manufacturers varied selling opportunities.
Leading food manufacturers and producers make sustainability best practices part of their supply chains.
Companies such as Amazon show delivery speed and logistics agility provide the customer service levels retailers need to win.
The Panama Canal expansion, opening in 2015, may alter shippers’ sourcing and routing decisions.
Expedited shipping modes are a crucial part of shippers’ planned transportation strategies.
Regulatory compliance is top supply chain challenge for healthcare executives; Ohio’s transportation funding plan pays dividends with bridge repair program; GM saves $40 million a year by co-locating stamping and assembly facilities; Collaboration is the key to sustained procurement savings; U.S. domestic intermodal surpasses international as growth driver.
Planning for peak returns season can minimize processing costs and maximize recovery values of returned inventory.
A fourth-party logistics provider (4PL) can help companies set and achieve supply chain improvement goals.
The automotive aftermarket’s logistics trends, challenges, and best practices give shippers a wild ride.
A look at the supply chain for manufacturers that supply materials or components to other manufacturers.