Customer Focussed Supply Chain ~ An Emerging Trend!

By |March 9th, 2016|

As Peter Drucker, famously said, “The purpose of any business is to create a customer.” As the focus from Supplier is shifting to Buyer, the Businesses today are realising that that in order to be successful in the market place, they need to strengthen the Customer-Focussed or Outside-In supply chain model. Outside-In supply chain cannot […]

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From Cost reduction to Value creation – Integrated Supply Chain Perspective

By |February 20th, 2013|

Supply Chain plays an important role in any business and Integrated -> Seamless ->Adaptive Supply Chain is the way forward.  It’s good that the Integrated Supply chain is catching the fancy of the emerging economies, though many years after Michael Porter introduced the value chain analysis concept in his 1985 book  ‘The Competitive Advantage’  where […]

With speed and Environment at cross roads, how would Logistics of Future be?

By |December 26th, 2012|

How would the logistics of future look as the Environment assumes larger importance and speed will be imperative to be lost?

Climate change and its consequences will have a far-reaching effect on logistics. As one of the largest producer of CO2 emissions, the industry would find itself in a precarious situation as the expectation of Governments, […]

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Reverse Logistics ~ Solutions for a Missed Opportunity in India

By |December 3rd, 2012|

The excitement got killed when a colleague made fun of the new opening posted by HR: Manager – Spares, the post read. My friend and colleague said – “Any Manager that is SPARE will be chosen for this role.” There went the desire to apply for the role. Who on earth would want to stick […]

Top Jobs in Logistics and the Supply Chain

By |February 27th, 2012|

Logistics and the supply chain are home to some of the hottest jobs right now. Wanted Analytics recently released a study that found online posting for supply chain positions were up 24 percent from a year earlier.

Over on his warehouse blog, Michael Koploy polled eight industry experts and found these jobs to be in high-demand

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