Post Tagged with: "Supply Chain Visibility"

Ignorance isn’t bliss – it’s a supply chain nightmare in the making

Ignorance isn’t bliss – it’s a supply chain nightmare in the making

All supply chain managers are only too keenly aware of the fact that transporting freight around the world in this day and age is fraught with potential problems. With climate change worries constantly being broadcast, severe weather events around the globe, natural disasters such as earthquakes, eruptions and tsunamis stacking up, who knows where the next serious disruption will hit? […]

by · August 15, 2015 · Supply Chain Risk Management
Using Supply Chain Visibility to Care for the Health and Safety of the Global Consumer

Using Supply Chain Visibility to Care for the Health and Safety of the Global Consumer

The need for increased supply chain visibility has been clearly demonstrated by Honda’s recent recall announcement that will see another 100,000 cars being added to the recent wave of vehicles that have already been recalled by the likes of BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru, and Toyota; all because one common third party supplier has supplied a […]

by · April 25, 2015 · Manufacturing, Supply Chain
Supply chain visibility – getting the infrastructure right

Supply chain visibility – getting the infrastructure right

In today’s world of supply chain management, a phrase that is often repeated is “supply chain visibility,” but what do we mean by this phrase, and how can it best be achieved? Supply chain visibility can be translated as being able to keep a track on inventory wherever it is within the supply chain at any one moment in time. […]

by · April 8, 2015 · Supply Chain, Uncategorized