As closer supply chain ties are forged with vendors, logistics managers must increasingly collaborate with procurement. To provide insight, a new study illuminates today’s procurement process, and the many challenges purchasing managers face.
Profile of Michele van Krieken, global supply chain manager with The Chemours Company
Investing in new and improved information technology and robotic process automation (RPA), talent shortages, and trade protectionism are predicted to be the top trends in service delivery for 2018 and the next several years, according to the latest quarterly KPMG Global Insights Pulse survey.
News and trends affecting the aerospace industry supply chain
It’s no secret that data is the foundation for a world class logistics strategy. It’s also no secret how to find the right data, yet many companies struggle to find the data they’ve been looking for.
Readers share the most fun or interesting part about their work in the supply chain.
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Reasons cited by FTR for the difficult market shippers are dealing with included rising regulatory pressures, coupled with the capacity required for a “hot” freight market slow to increase in the first quarter, which subsequently added pressure on rates.