In Blockchain They Trust
The technology’s transparency and immutability allow competitors to share data and industries to build credibility with consumers.
Apple Finds 44 Core Violations at Suppliers
The company's expanded audit finds the number of serious violations of its code of conduct doubled in 2017 but overall compliance is improving.
Metric of the Month: Cash-to-Cash Cycle Time
The faster you can turn inventory into cash, the healthier your company will be. Here’s why cash-to-cash cycle time matters.
Special Report: Supply Chain Reinvention
Today's supply chain management is more about driving new ways of doing business than eking out cost savings.
Supply Chains Break Out
Shedding an obsession with costs, supply chains embrace new operating models and high-quality service.
Metric of the Month: Days Payable Outstanding
Companies that put payment terms pressure on their suppliers often don’t realize the economic ripple effects of their actions.
Wholesale Prices Flatten in May
Energy costs, especially the price of wholesale gasoline, dragged down the producer price index in May.
How to Gauge M&A Supply Chain Uncertainties
There's a gap that many acquirers are starting to pay more attention to: the supply chain uncertainty created when companies combine.
Special Report: Connecting the Supply Chain
Sensors, wireless networks, analytics software, artificial intelligence—the technologies are here. Now, what to do with them?