Archive for Supply Chain Risk Management

How to Combat the Uncertainty and Risks in Today’s Global Supply Chains

Whether it’s the escalating tariffs between the U.S. and China, what’s happening (or not happening) with Brexit in Europe, or the status of “New NAFTA” and other trade agreements, one thing is clear: there is growing risk and uncertainty in global supply chain management. How are leading companies navigating these risks and uncertainties? That was […]

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[Video] How to Combat the Uncertainty and Risks in Global Supply Chains

Razat Gaurav, CEO of LLamasoft, discusses how companies can combat uncertainty and risks in global supply chains. Podcast version (click to play):

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This Week in Logistics News (February 26 – March 2, 2018)

When the Red Sox beat the Yankees in the American League Championship Series this year, I can say I was there at the beginning of the journey. Earlier this week, I scratched an item off my bucket list: taking my sons to Fort Myers to see a couple of Red Sox spring training games. Great […]

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Supply Chain Risks: Which Are Top of Mind Today?

If you were to add a subtitle to every supply chain professional’s job description it would be Risk Manager or Risk Mitigator. The reality is that supply chain management is not just about managing orders and transportation and inventory — it’s about doing all those things while also navigating through the many risks that could […]

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Navigating the Risks in Supply Chain Management

David Cahn, Director of Product Marketing at Elemica, discusses the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode: What do you see as the biggest supply chain risks companies face today? Are you seeing supply chain professionals paying more attention to cyber threats? When you talk to your clients about supply chain risk […]

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Supply Chain Risk and My Online Order

The other day I ordered some new cologne from a website I had used only once before. I received the order confirmation that they had accepted the order and I have been awaiting shipment updates ever since. They have not charged my credit card yet, so I wonder if I will receive my order or […]

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