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Societal Sustentation 44: Education Quality

Supply Management is hard. Real hard. And it’s only getting harder. SI has said it before, and it will say it again … and again — in order to excel at Supply Management a Sourcing or Procurement professional has to be a jack-of-all-trades and master-of-one. But this is not an easy thing to do. The […]

Volkswagen and Its Supply Chains

Supply chains exist so that corporations can acquire necessary materials without holding any responsibility over conditions of labor, environmental management, logistical headaches, or anything else. They exist to protect the parent company from liability. Show More Summary

Will a New Supply Chain Company Shrink Nike’s Carbon Footprint?

Nike said it has partnered with Apollo Global Management as part of the company's efforts to improve the sustainability of its supply chain.

Understanding the KellyOCG Talent Supply Chain Maturity Model

Categories: Services Procurement & Contingent Labor, Supply Chain, Talent Management Tags: L1, Sourcing and Categories Earlier this year, we had the opportunity to attend the annual KellyOCG Analyst Day and write about it. One of the...Show More Summary

Advice for New Students From Those Who Know (Older Students)

6 days agoNews : NYTimes: News

New supplies, new clothes, new start. How will you manage freshman year? Upperclassmen and recent graduates offer words of wisdom.

Does owning a well foster environmental citizenship? A new study provides evidence

Kansans who own water wells show more awareness of state water policy issues than those who rely on municipal water supplies, according to a study that could have implications for groundwater management and environmental policies.

Does owning a well foster environmental citizenship? A new study provides evidence

SEATTLE -- Kansans who own water wells show more awareness of state water policy issues than those who rely on municipal water supplies, according to a study that could have implications for groundwater management and environmental policies. Brock...Show More Summary

What Traditional Retailers Can Learn From Amazon About Inventory Management and Technology Adoption

Categories: Logistics, Supply Chain Management Tags: General News Many traditional brick-and-mortar retailers are not using updated technology solutions for inventory management and other back-office processes despite growing demand to do so. Show More Summary

PE Giant Apollo Global Is Betting It Can Build A New Manufacturing Backbone For Nike

Private equity giant Apollo Global Management is betting it can build a regional apparel supply chain for Nike in the Americas.

GM Plant Will Save Millions of Dollars by Capturing Rainwater

Environmental managers are increasing looking to improve water management and efficiency to save money and resources now — and in the future. The UN projects a 40 percent water supply shortfall globally by 2030 and this represents a $63 trillion risk to business and communities, according to CDP (formerly Carbon Disclosure Project). Going about implementing […]

Exclusive: Blackstone challenges Honeywell with JDA financing plan - sources

By Lauren Hirsch and Greg Roumeliotis (Reuters) - Blackstone Group LP has offered a financing plan to help debt-laden U.S. supply chain management company JDA Software Group Inc, giving it an alternative option to selling itself to Honeywell International Inc, people familiar with the matter said. Show More Summary

Retailers’ Supply Chains Not Prepared for Brexit: Survey

Categories: Supply Risk Management, Survey, UK/Europe Tags: General News The majority of UK retailers say their supply chains are not prepared for a Brexit and many expect it to have negative impacts on their organization, according to a recent survey conducted by Barclays. Show More Summary

Honeywell Nears $3 Billion Deal to Buy JDA Software

Honeywell International Inc. is nearing a deal to acquire JDA Software Group Inc., a maker of software that helps businesses manage their supply chains, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Violence erupts in Milwaukee after black police officer kills armed black man

(Paul Mirengoff) Milwaukee is the latest scene of anti-police rioting. Yesterday, rioters set fire to a gas stations, a bank branch, a beauty supply company, and an auto parts store. Three people were in the gas station. All managed to escape unharmed. Show More Summary

Galaxy Note 7 release delayed in Russia and Ukraine

Samsung appears to have underestimated demand for the Galaxy Note 7 because it’s having to manage supply following high pre-order demand. The company has already decided to delay the Galaxy Note 7 release in Malaysia as well as the Netherlands,...Show More Summary

What Do Millennial Workers Value Most at Work? (It’s Not Money)

Categories: Industry News, Procurement, Talent Management Tags: General News, L2 Supply chain and procurement organizations: Want to attract millennials to your team? Worry not so much about salaries and benefits. It’s flexible hours, a solid work-life balance and a job that allows them to advance their career that young professionals most desire. Show More Summary

Russia 'Shrugs Off Sanctions' Becoming Major Source of Oil Supply Growth

Russia managed to boost oil output and become non-OPEC’s largest source of supply growth despite harsh economic conditions, according to the International Energy Agency.

Watch how pathologists ensure the blood supply is safe

Pathologists ensure the safety of the blood supply.  Here’s how they do it.  Created by the College of American Pathologists. Your patients are rating you online: How to respond. Manage your online reputation: A social media guide. Find out how.

Exclusive: Honeywell explores acquisition of JDA Software - sources

By Lauren Hirsch and Greg Roumeliotis (Reuters) - Honeywell International Inc is in talks to acquire JDA Software Group Inc, in a deal that could value the U.S. supply chain management software company at around $3 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Show More Summary

China Logistics Billionaire Targets $1.2 Bln Fund As Industry Faces Rapid Change

Eternal Asia Supply Chain Management of Shenzhen, led by China billionaire Zhou Guohui, is teaming up with one of southern China’s most successful capital management firms for new investment projects ina deliveries and logistics industry that is being reshaped by technology change and the Internet. Shenzhen-listed Eternal said in a statement [...]

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