It’s no secret manufacturers have struggled to eliminate human rights violations in their supply chains – especially as they get longer and more complex. But a letter from the American Bar Association will soon urge them to do more.
Supply Chain News
For most manufacturers, the days when you could just hop in your car and go visit a key supplier are over. And as supply chains continue to stretch further and further across the globe, managing them has become even tougher.
Every supply chain has vulnerabilities that could impact inventory and products at any time. Are you taking the necessary precautions to reduce the risks?
Cargo theft is a problem that impacts all manufacturers, and those who aren’t working to prevent it will likely pay the price.
If suppliers want to do business with General Mills or Kellogg’s, they’ll have to be more environmentally friendly. [Read more…]
Auditing your supply chain may not always reveal serious risks – and one of the largest electronic companies in the world is learning the hard way. [Read more…]
Smaller suppliers and manufacturers may see their invoices paid a little faster, thanks to a new federal program. [Read more…]
Many manufacturers’ bottom lines are being put at risk by their supply chains. Even worse news? Those manufacturers don’t even know it. [Read more…]
Heads up: Nearly three out of 10 companies don’t have one of these in place, and that could lead to big headaches down the road. [Read more…]
Mismanaging a supply chain can lead to any number of costly disasters. [Read more…]
Just how closely do you monitor your suppliers? [Read more…]