Transforming Supply Chain Security
- SUPPLY CHAIN FRAGMENTATION CREATES COUNTERFEIT RISK. Feargrieve, Stuart // Supply Chain Europe;Sep2010, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p50
The article presents the author's views on the importance of supply chain visibility throughout the entire distribution network in order to minimize counterfeiting, channel diversion and fraud of a company's brand. He mentions that a means of overcoming the inherent risk of disparate information...
- Europe. Cave, Andrew // Director;Oct2006, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p52
This article talks about fighting terrorism in commercial supply chains. The European Commission believes that the answer to terrorist infiltration in supply chains is to introduce a new quality standard that will ensure all security gaps are covered. However, complying with the standard will be...
- Public-Private Programs Protect Assets, Too. Zalud, Bill // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Feb2009 Supplement, p8
The article presents information on several public-private partnership programs that help to protect the assets of business enterprises. It mentions that the Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism (C-TPAT) is a joint government and private program which aims at improving supply chain...
- It's All about Value. Mays, Larry // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Feb2009 Supplement, p6
The article reflects on the security challenges faced by business enterprises in the transportation of goods through supply chains. It opines that security decision-making should be centralized and a senior security position reporting directly to the chief executive officer should be created...
- PanAvest and Sasol publish African supply chain series. // Supply Management;Oct2014, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p42
The article reports that professor Douglas Boateng and the PanAvest partnership has teamed up with Sasol to publish books on executive supply chain management leadership development.
- Leading from the Front. Worsham, Berrye // Cotton Grower;Jul2014, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p20
The article reports on Cotton LEADS, a program of U.S. and Australian cotton organizations, which aims to promote their respective cotton industries and commit themselves to continuous improvement, research, and best practices, including partnership with China to improve the supply chain network.
- Promoting collaboration is the way forward. Speak, Iain // Motor Transport;11/14/2016, p18
The author examines the real benefits of collaboration in business despite the technological world which provides technical solutions for supply chain and facilities optimisation.
- Myths of supply chain collaboration. BOLAM, BRIAN // Logistics Manager;Sep2010, p30
The author explores myths related to supply chain collaboration which include collaboration as a strategy and companies with inefficient supply chains will benefit from collaboration the most. He claims that collaboration is not a strategy but can add value to a strategy. He contends that...
- CPOs don't collaborate and 'cherry-pick' on CSR. Snell, Paul // Supply Management;7/31/2008, Vol. 13 Issue 16, p9
The article suggests the significance of industrial collaboration with vendors and competitors in tackling sustainability issues in the supply chain in Great Britain. A lack of trust and buyers' unwillingness to work with competitors and partners has negatively affected supply chain management....