Supply Chain and “Madam President”

Newsweek Madam President Cover Topix

First, this is not about politics or even the recent election, but immediately after the election, hundreds…

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The Coming Seafood Crisis: Path to Sustainability or Collapse

Image: NOAA

In the decade since David Biello warned of the catastrophic consequences of over-fishing the planet’s oceans in…

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Hanjin Collapse – Supply Chain Disruption Waves Roll Ashore

Hanjin Infograph from TuscorLloyds

“Merchandise is in limbo at the moment and retailers are working hard to make sure it ends…

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Issues at Wando Port Continue – Impact on Community

Recently, Firestorm Principal Guy Higgins gave his analysis of the Wando, SC Port Software System upgrade that…

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External Dependencies and Risk – The Wando, SC Port Debacle


External Dependencies and Risk Earlier this week, a seaport in South Carolina introduced a new, software-controlled entry…

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Visibility Vulnerability – One Bad Apple Can Spoil the Whole Bunch

I learned of a food company for the first time last week because they apologized for a…

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Satterfield to Keynote Supply Chain Management Center (SCMC) of Excellence – Press Release


The Supply Chain Management Center (SCMC) of Excellence at the McCombs School of Business, the University of…

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Supply Network Snow Storm – Understand the Risks

John P. Campi advises businesses to avoid being “snowed” by the supply network! Beware of unintended consequences….

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Can Your Business Afford the Cost of Complexity?

Complexity may be the Number One enemy of most companies.  It manifests itself in so many ways…

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Supply Chain Risks Not Just About Continuity

A recent article from PropertyCasualty360 details that business executives are not evolving to keep ahead of the…

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