Supply chain management

Mandatory Electronic Pre-Filing for all Canada-Bound Shipments

The eManifest initiative is an integral part of Canada’s risk-based border security effort through which CBSA agents focus on potentially hazardous or suspect shipments headed for the border while permitting low-risk shipments to pass through largely unencumbered.

Are You And Your Company Prepared For A Supply Chain Talent Crisis?

Supply chain programs aren’t graduating enough new practitioners to replace those exiting in the workforce, but the talent crisis is about more than demographics: a shift in thinking must also take place at the corporate level and in academia to…

State of Trade 2016

How is global trade changing in 2016? Panjiva surveyed 350 global trade professionals on their outlook and concerns with the state of global trade.

Trump’s Trade Policies Won’t Be Embraced by All

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump’s comments and observations on globalization and free trade ostensibly lack what is needed to truly make a difference or improve the current global trade outlook, according to Panjiva.

Leveraging Allocations in an Omni World

Retailers today have multiple brands and multiple channels serving multiple demographics with multiple fulfillment models… additionally, customers are not static.

Top 25 Risk Factors for Manufacturing Supply Chains

According to a recent report from BDO USA, an accounting and consulting organization, manufacturers’ intellectual property, supply chain data and products have become prime targets for cyber criminals.

2016 BDO Manufacturing Risk Factor Report

The 2016 BDO Manufacturing RiskFactor Report examines the risk factors in the most recent 10-K filings of the largest 100 publicly traded U.S. manufacturers across five sectors including fabricated metal, food processing, machinery, plastics and rubber, and transportation equipment.