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Allianz: companies face increasing risks related to ‘natural capital’

Companies are increasingly facing new threats from the depletion of natural resources or ‘natural capital’, according to Allianz’s analysis of over 2,500 companies. In a report titled ‘Measuring and managing environmental exposure: A business sector …


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Intel reduces supplier labour violations by focusing on supply chain responsibility

Intel’s 2017-2018 Corporate Responsibility Report shows that the firm’s continued focus on supply chain responsibility is paying off. In concrete terms, supplier violations related to forced and bonded labour decreased by 60 percent last year, …

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Reports, Trends

Supply chain salary surveys reveal gender wage gap

The results of an inaugural survey published by Apics, an American association for supply chain management, in May 2018 reveal a substantial wage gap between men and women within the field. The 2018 Supply Chain …

Supply Chain Movement 29

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Supply Chain Movement issue 29 – From S&OP to IBP

Contents Supply Chain Movement 29 – 2018 Q2 Date of appearance: May 25th, 2018 6 | News & Background 8 | Snapshots 10 | IT Subway Map 2018 12 | Profile Sabine Simeon-Aissaoui, Schindler Group: “Avoid making a transformation sound too …


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Logistics costs rising as a result of e-commerce growth

While giving the logistics sector a much-needed boost, the growth in ecommerce is also creating its own challenges, according to a recent report by Robeco. Costs are rising, particularly related to last-mile delivery, forcing the …

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Supply Chain Movement issue 28 – Consulting & Trends

Contents Supply Chain Movement 28 – 2018 Q1 Date of appearance: March 2nd, 2018 6|  News & BackgroundLogistics sector launches own apps and start-ups Winner of Last Quarter: Pfizer Loser of last Quarter H&M Boeing and …



Supply Chain Movement issue 27 – Globalization

Contents Supply Chain Movement 27 – 2017 Q4 Date of appearance: November 24th, 2017 6 |  News & BackgroundManhattan Exchange Conference in London: 'Vertical farms next to supermarket DCs would shorten the fresh supply chain' Winner …

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Supply Chain Movement issue 26 – Logistics Strategy

Contents Supply Chain Movement 26 – 2017 Q3 Date of appearance: September 15th, 2017 7 |  News & Background‘e-Commerce fulfilment starts with the customer’ Winner of last quarter: Unilever Loser of last quarter: Shell10 |  Supply …

Freight Cost Management


Whitepaper: Freight Cost Management

When it comes to freight, audit, and pay (FA&P) in the transportation business, many shippers still resort to manual processes when managing their freight costs across transportation flows and all the parties involved with them.Unfortunately, …


The challenges of peak pressure that come with e-commerce

Peak pressure (like Christmas, seasonality in fashion and Black Friday) is quite a challenge for companies who are active in the fashion ecommerce sector or even in e-commerce in general. The increasing demands of the …

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