One third of the energy consumed in the United States is by the manufacturing sector. Ninety percent of the manufacturing sector are small- and medium-sized businesses, or SMM, that use about half of the energy consumed in manufacturing. Electrical demand, also known as...
Take note of the teams from last year’s MLB playoffs: The Royals, Orioles, Cardinals and Giants. None of 2014’s five highest-spending organizations made it to baseball’s semifinal. And only one of the semi-finalists...
More than one-quarter of professionals (28.9 percent) say their organizations experienced supply chain fraud, waste or abuse during the past 12 months, yet nearly as many (26.8 percent) have no program currently in place to prevent and detect those risks, according to a...
While human trafficking and slavery are criminal offenses, they still persist. In fact, our global economy tends to foster these crimes by keeping that labor component within the supply chain out of sight from the consumers of the final...
The pressure is on. Companies must not only improve lead time, quality and customer service, they must simultaneously create new products in order to keep current customers and attract new ones. Luckily there is a technology that can address—and solve—these issues....
Colman Roche, principal with CRE, offers a high-level perspective of current technological trends in the supply chain. Roche details two major trends in supply-chain technology: the growing deployment of mobile devices, and the embrace of "big data."
To date, enforcement of sanctions regimes has primarily focused on the financial services sector. However, more industries are finding themselves subject to scrutiny, and it is critical that firms be aware of their legal obligations and...
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