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Global Food Wastage

World over we have evolved from a society that did not waste,

into one that does not care about wastage anymore.

We have sadly accepted food wastage as a part of our life. 325 more words

General

How to keep costs low other than through scale

As part of the series of blogs on the low cost strategy, yesterday we discussed economies of scale.  But there are other ways of achieving low costs. 436 more words

Chap 14 Operations Strategy

3PLs, 4PLs, and Beyond

In every EDI application, knowledge of the business needs and functions is of paramount importance. If you don’t understand a “purchase order” or a “load tender” or a “ 172 more words

Supply Chain

ProShip, Inc. Expands Purolator’s Service Offering with New Certification

Multi-carrier shipping software provides additional Purolator shipping services

Brookfield, Wis. (January 28, 2015) — ProShip, Inc. has announced its expanded partnership with Purolator, offering premier logistics, transportation and shipping services for customers with complex and specialized shipping requirements, shipping to, from and within Canada. 505 more words

News

The Devil was in the Details at Target Canada by Kelly Barner

On January 15th, Target announced that they would be closing all 133 of their locations and distribution facilities in Canada. The failure was attributed in large part to problems stemming from their supply chain operation. 592 more words

Guest Posting

Logistics and IT - Made For Each Other

Logistics companies are generally highly distributed. It’s the nature of the business to be in multiple locations, even if some of those locations are mobile or even not directly part of the company. 159 more words

Supply Chain

The People's Value Chain...

There’s a lot of talk within the global community about the need to attract more talent to an increasingly dynamic Supply Chain & Logistics sector.  Demand for talented professionals continues to increase yet the sector is still not the sexiest of professions particularly amongst undergraduates, despite an evolving discussion within the sector on ways to bring in new blood. 201 more words

Attraction