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  • Supply Chain Materials Management

    Trilliant's Materials Management Team consistently sees a minimum 14% error margin in materials delivered to its customer's projects by the Vendor while on customer sites. When running multiple projects, Trilliant has observed contractors use the "Rob Peter to Pay Paul" scenario continuously as a short term solution to get by. Trilliant Oilfield Services offers Materials Management to any ...

  • Managing retailer supply chain risks - supply chain risk management forum

    TOPIC: Managing Retailer Supply Chain Risks Plenary Session 5 at Supply Chain Risk Management Forum WHEN: Tuesday, March 29 2011 at 2:30 p.m WHERE: Toronto Priority Code: 3BL1 Featuring: ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Managing retailer supply chain risks

    TOPIC: Managing Retailer Supply Chain Risks Plenary Session 5 at Supply Chain Risk Management Forum WHEN: Tuesday, March 29 2011 at 2:30 p.m WHERE: Toronto Priority Code: 3BL1 Featuring: ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Greening the supply chain

    Lara Greden, Director of Environmental Product Strategy, for Verisae, a leading environmental consulting firm, has authored an informative paper on Greening the Supply Chain. She notes, Greening the supply chain is rapidly becoming a business imperative for the supplier and customer alike. As companies define and execute sustainability strategies within their own boundaries, they are finding that ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • The benefits of greening the supply chain

    Green supply chain management (GSCM) is a holistic approach to improving environmental performance along the supply chain. A new study by Italian researchers on over 4000 manufacturing facilities in seven developed countries has indicated that GSCM increases environmental performance. More and more companies and retailers are adopting GSCM. It has also been suggested that it could be used to ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Sustainable supply chain strategies: managing working capital

    Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company Armed with a solid business plan and stable operation, a company should be able to operate without concern. However executives, especially in the last few ...


    By 3BL Media

  • DSM`s sustainable supply chain management recognized

    Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, has been awarded the Sustainable Supply Chain Award 2012 for its responsible way of managing its supply chain. This is the fourth award this month that recognizes DSM's sustainability efforts, its transparency and its leadership. The prize was awarded by the VBDO, the Dutch Association of Investors for ...


    By DSM

  • Greening supply chain management: the role of legislation

    Mandatory legislation can play an important role in managers’ decisions to keep their supply chains ‘green’, according to a recent survey of Greek businesses which investigated incentives driving investment in green management practices. Green-Supply Chain Management (G-SCM) incorporates environmental processes into the management of businesses that are linked together ...

  • Sustainable supply chain management: a focus on the long-term

    Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company The evolution of supply chain management over the past few decades has transformed procurement actions from pure price concessions to jointly-focused cost ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Water management: where does it fit in the supply chain?

    Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company Do you struggle to effectively and clearly communicate your business sustainability message to your own organization?  What about to the outside ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Karza provides supply chain risk management services

    The Panda, reliant on a high risk bamboo diet and habitat, is associated with “evolutionary dead end” and “extinction”.  Let’s face it; today Pandas survive because they are darn cute! Organisations with poor supply chain risk management are the pandas of business; they face potential ...


    By Karza Pty Ltd

  • Managing risks in your international supply chain

    Sign up now to receive the related report: Managing Sustainable Global Supply Chains Webinar: Managing Emerging Risks and Opportunities in Your International Supply Chain Presnted By: Purchasing Management ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Creating value through supply chain management

    There is no magic bullet when it comes to managing your supply chain, shows recent survey done on DNV Business Assurance customers in the food and beverage industry. Managing every link to the best for the company and consumers requires multiple actions, involves managing a number of risk areas, and demands both commitment and investment. Nevertheless, quality and safety is still top of mind. ...

  • PHI Group Launches Supply Chain Management Operation

    PHI Group, Inc. (OTCQB: PHIL), a company focused on energy and natural resources, today announced that the Company has set up a supply chain management operation to provide industrial and agricultural commodities to Asia and other parts of the world. The supply chain management division plans to partner with key producers and suppliers of industrial and agricultural commodities to ...


    By Marketwire

  • WPL Appoints New Supply Chain Manager

    Wastewater solutions provider, WPL, welcomes Dave Parkinson into the newly created role of Supply Chain Manager. The creation of this role is part of an on-going, internal improvement program that sees the implementation of a new ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) software system that will improve efficiency within WPL’s manufacturing operations. This implementation also facilitates ...


    By WPL Ltd

  • The supply chain: where is it headed in 2011?

    Taiga Company Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company Driven by evolving market conditions, consumer expectations, global policy, and a wide variety of progressive business sustainability action in 2010, supply chain management ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Emissions: why focus on the supply chain?

    Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company As the discussion continues on emissions, many companies are reevaluating the internal and external impacts that pending legislation may have on costs.  For the first time, ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Putting the spotlight on carbon in the supply chain

    Viewpoint from Aleyn Smith-Gillespie, Principal at Carbon Trust Advisory Recent Carbon Trust Advisory research found that multi-national organisations will significantly increase their focus on supply chain carbon in the next 2-3 years, but what’s ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • Expanding the sustainable supply chain conversation

    Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company Businesses around the globe and across many industries find they have something in common: the search for greater supply chain value.  But who is leading the ...


    By 3BL Media

  • More corporations are “greening” supply chains

    Savvy business sometimes requires only a flip of a lid. When Stonyfield Farm switched from plastic to foil lids six years ago, the organic yogurt company avoided 16 percent of the energy costs associated with producing its containers. Similar savings have been discovered throughout Stonyfield's manufacturing, transportation, and packaging divisions since the company began measuring its carbon ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

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