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Import and Export Policies

India’s import and export system is governed by the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act of 1992 and India’s Export Import (EXIM) Policy. Imports and exports of all goods are free, except for the items regulated by the EXIM policy or any other law currently in force. 1,552 more words


Sustainability: Burden or Opportunity?

“Sustainability” is the concept of organizations moving beyond traditional financial metrics to define their company, and using a “triple bottom line” approach to incorporate economic/ financial, environmental, and social/ stakeholder issues into company management.   585 more words


KEEP CALM & CARRY INVENTORY (but not too much)

Inventory optimization is at the heart of the supply chain corpus. But what’s the secret to knowing how much inventory to stock? Is it based on your customers’ orders? 488 more words

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"The Call Is Coming From Inside The House!" - And Other Reasons To Fear Your Supply Chain ​​

In the iconic 1979 thriller “When A Stranger Calls”, babysitter Jill received prank phone calls that grew more and more menacing. This was a world before cell phones, Caller ID, or GPS, so Jill called the police (no 911, either, she had to dial seven digits). 275 more words

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Supply Chain vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Cleveland Cavaliers 2013-2014 winning percentage (actual): .402

Cleveland Cavaliers 2014-2015 winning percentage (projected): .671*

Cleveland Cavaliers 2014-2015 winning percentage (projected, revised): .805**

*About eleven seconds after LeBron announced he was returning to the Cavs, the Internet exploded and when the dust cleared, the experts projected Cleveland’s win total for 2014-2015 would bounce from the 33 games they won a year ago to 55 games. 616 more words

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Supply Chain Optimization

Supply Chain is one of the most critical and important function for any manufacturing company to keep production up and running. It directly impacts a company’s planning and manufacturing activities and triggers appropriate action to keep the plan running, be it from production, operational, or maintenance standpoint. 792 more words

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