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Overview of published mind maps Supply Chain Movement

Since 2012 Supply Chain Movement, in collaboration with partners, creates mind maps with practical Thoughts, Tools, Tips and Ticks. The mind maps are useful to create an overview when the subject you are dealing with …

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Sustainability pays off, but it’s not always traceable

The global demand for natural raw materials such as coffee, tea, cocoa and palm oil continues to grow robustly. However, all the signs indicate that the producers of such resources will be unable to meet …

Survey: attending trade fairs/congresses in Europe

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Survey: attending trade fairs/congresses in Europe

There are a growing number of supply-chain related events in Europe. Supply Chain Media is keen to learn which events you, as a supply chain professional, regard as having added value. Which events do you …

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Winner of Q2 2014: GAP

Over the past five years, US clothing giant Gap has increased revenue by 1.6 billion dollars, grown earnings per share at a 15 percent compound annual growth rate and returned an average of 1.6 billion …

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Increasing the return on innovation

Many CEOs regard new products as the engine for their business strategy, believes Oracle. “It’s a case of innovate or die. Lots of organisations struggle with that,” Jon Chorley told Supply Chain Movement during the …

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Loser of Q2 2014: Aston Martin

British car maker Aston Martin has a major problem within its Chinese supply chain. The manufacturer of luxury sports cars which is often associated with James Bond is recalling three quarters of all the models …

Jeroen van Weesep (Lego) is the Supply Chain Professional 2014

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Jeroen van Weesep (Lego) is the Supply Chain Professional 2014

– The Netherlands, 5 June 2014 – Jeroen van Weesep from Lego is the new figurehead of Dutch supply chain management. The Vice President Supply and Inventory Management Europe/Asia was chosen as Supply Chain Professional …

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The impact of the Ukrainian crisis on Europe’s gas flow

Wood Mackenzie, specialist in commercial intelligence for the energy, metals and mining industries, has leveraged its proprietary Global Gas Model to provide clients with insights into gas market dynamics since 2006. The model, which uses …

Supply Chain Insights survey on green supply chain

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Supply Chain Insights survey on green supply chain

What is the scope, nature and performance of your sustainability goals? How aligned are your sustainability and supply chain programs? Supply Chain Insights are conducting a second wave of their Green Supply Chain survey, to …

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Challenges of global fast fashion supply chains (Part IV)

Talent development In this series on global fashion retail we have discussed about network design and inventory location in Chapter 1, stores replenishment in Chapter 2 and sourcing and manufacturing lead times in Chapter 3. …

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