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Critical Issues Manufacturing/Supply Chain
Critical issues are thought provoking articles relating to strategy, legislation, technology, best practice and some of the most challenging business topics in the world of manufacturing and supply chain information technology. The articles in this section have been contributed by leading vendors, industry leaders, research analysts, trade associations and consultancies.
This collection of articles cover a variety of topics relating to the manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, transportation and distribution marketplace across Europe. They look at market trends, improvements in technology and some thought provoking comment on all aspects of optimising and improving efficiencies throughout the supply chain from raw material to finished product.
Other important topics covered in this section concern Health and Safety in Logistics with articles from the Health & Safety Executive (HSE).Taxation, government policy, climate change, recruitment and training schemes are all covered, as well as educational opportunities at various UK logistics educational facilities such at Cranfield University.
Mar 02, 2010 Comments (0)
As the country emerges from recession it would appear that the willingness to pay over the odds to so-called designer brands for IT services is a thing of the past as firms turn to mid-tier suppliers for value and service.
Feb 24, 2010 Comments (0)
Aldata Solution, a provider of software solutions for the retail industry, has released findings from the second annual Global Retail CIO Survey, jointly sponsored with IBM.
Feb 22, 2010 Comments (0)
A few subtle changes make all the difference, says business consultant. Sales are falling, communication is lacking and motivation is at a seasonal low. In other words, its February.
Feb 16, 2010 Comments (0)
An academic perspective on the evolving supply chain models best suited to compete in an unpredictable world.By Philip Greening.
Feb 15, 2010 Comments (0)
Imperva delineates five key security trends UK Organisations will face during the next ten years
70 per cent of companies using Cloud-based services plan to move additional applications to the Cloud in the next 12 months
Feb 11, 2010 Comments (0)
Mimecast has announced the results of its Cloud Computing Adoption Survey, which examined the perception and adoption of cloud computing solutions among 565 respondents responsible for managing their organisations IT operations and budget.
Feb 08, 2010 Comments (0)
SAP AG announced today that the SAP Supervisory Board has reached a mutual agreement with CEO Lo Apotheker not to extend his contract as a member of the SAP Executive Board.
Feb 03, 2010 Comments (0)
The capacity of countries to efficiently move goods and connect manufacturers and consumers with international markets is improving around the world, but much more progress is needed to spur faster economic growth and help firms benefit from trade recovery, according to a new World Bank Group survey on trade logistics.
Feb 01, 2010 Comments (0)
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has estimated that the recent bad weather, widespread commuter disruption and school closures, has cost the UK business economy at least 600 million a day and that a business continuity plan could be your answer to such severe weather disruption.