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Container, humble yet impactful

Container, humble yet impactful | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
THE humble shipping container is a powerful antidote to economic pessimism and fears of slowing innovation. Although only a simple metal box, it has transformed...
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Economist article giving credit to the humber shipping container for the increase in trade all over the world

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In Store Book Printing: Books on Demand

In Store Book Printing: Books on Demand | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

interesting convergence of physical & digital to bring about inventory on demand

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Keeping Conflict Minerals Out of Your Cell Phone

Keeping Conflict Minerals Out of Your Cell Phone | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Muddy trails extending for hundreds of miles into the subtropical wilderness of the Democratic Republic of the Congo end at shallow, exposed mines full of one of the most valuable mineral deposits on earth: tantalum ore.
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The Future Retail Wasteland

The Future Retail Wasteland | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

The demise of Best Buy in the face of internet shopping & digitization

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How can American Express help you?

How can American Express help you? | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

Amex moves from efficiency to relationship building in customer service

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Walmart to expand local sourcing in India

Walmart to expand local sourcing in India | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

Procurement Leaders compiled relevant and updated news on procurement.

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Shipping companies partnering with competitors

Shipping companies partnering with competitors | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
The first to pair off were MSC and CMA CGM, before six lines of the New World and Grand Alliances decided to pool their resources from April.
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How Target Figured Out A Teen Girl Was Pregnant Before Her Father Did - Forbes

How Target Figured Out A Teen Girl Was Pregnant Before Her Father Did - Forbes | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Target has perfected the technique of analyzing consumers' shopping habits to figure out who's pregnant. How can they send customers congratulatory coupons without freaking them out?
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Dell's Faulty Computers due to faultry capacitors

Dell's Faulty Computers due to faultry capacitors | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

How a component quality issue can drastically affect the end product and a company's reputation.

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How Companies Learn Your Secrets

How Companies Learn Your Secrets | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it
Your shopping habits reveal even the most personal information — like when you’re going to have a baby.
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Spend analysis at Kimberly Clark

Spend analysis at Kimberly Clark | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

The procurement team saved several millions of dollars in ocean freight, consolidated corporate credit cards from 50 different cards worldwide to 2, and achieved 11% return on savings for non-woven material.

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Art container project

Art container project | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

Fun project by Maersk to beautify some drab containers and invite spotters from all around the world

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UPS buys TNT Express

UPS buys TNT Express | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

In March 19th UPS announced that it would buy TNT Express, a Dutch competitor, for €5.16 billion ($6.8 billion)

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The Fishing Industry's Cruelest Catch

The Fishing Industry's Cruelest Catch | Supply Chain Management | Scoop.it

Supplier's ethical practices is not limited to Nike factory but also to indentured fishermen living a life of peril working under the harshest conditions

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Defense Transportation Coordination Initiative

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US Department of Defense outsources bulk of logistics operations to Menlo (3PL)

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An European weblog for Purchasing professionals : eSourcing, eProcurement, eMarketplaces, KPIs, tools and methodology, market information... » Strategic Sourcing Europe

Good site on procuremet news and development

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