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Supply Chain Sustainability - Leitfaden des UN Global Compact

Der United Nations Global Compact, bei dem auch die DFGE Mitglied ist, hat kürzlich seinen neue Leitfaden zur Transparenz in der Lieferkette veröffentlicht.

Der Leitfaden “A Guide to Traceability: A Practical Approach to Advance Sustainability in Global Supply Chains” kann hier als PDF von der UN Global Compact Seite bezogen werden. 56 more words

ERP Report Shows Implementations Stretch Time and Budgets Thin

ERP implementation projects are chronically running over schedule and costing more to complete, resulting in less-than-stellar customer satisfaction, according to Panorama Consulting Solutions’ 2014 ERP Report. 565 more words


One year after Rana Plaza: preventing disasters, improving everyday conditions

April 24, 2014 will mark the one-year anniversary of the collapse of the Rana Plaza building in Dhaka, Bangladesh, where more than 1,100 workers were crushed to death and thousands more injured when the building, which housed several apparel factories, collapsed on top of them. 711 more words

Occupational Health And Safety

Can RFID save brick-and-mortar retailers after all?

It’s been more than a decade since Walmart shook the retail world with a bold plan to plaster its supply chain with RFID. It bombed — but rising from the ashes is a “barcode on steroids” that might just be a savior for Macy’s and other retailers. 832 more words


Hazardous crude oil cargo on trains - no information sharing with towns on routes

An article in the New York Times (April 15,2014) titled “Despite Rise in Spills, Hazardous Cargo Rides Rails in Secret”, describes laws that permit railroads to keep their hazardous cargo secret from towns where spills occur. 161 more words

Supply Chain Issues

Broken link in the agricultural supply chain

In the season of elections animal spirits rule. India’s equity markets have been ebullient for some time now. Spurred by a robust inflow of foreign investment capital, markets have reacted favourably. 614 more words


Leveraging Data Integration in Software Applications for Value Chain Planning

Data integration will leverage all operations and Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) efforts. The basic idea is to span all ERP and planning data over the entire supply and value chain by communicating demand, supply and all transactions and making them transparent for all parties. 652 more words