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Most boards are adept at corporate governance but fall short in supply chain governance. Find out the risks they are exposed to, the reasons, and, how to mitigate these risks.

Green Supply Chain Award

Sponsor The Inaugural “Green Supply Chain Award”

Global Supply Chain Group To Sponsor The Inaugural ‘Green Supply Chain Award’ At The Upcoming Supply Chain Asia Logistics Awards 2007. Global Supply Chain Group, a supply chain strategy consulting organization headquartered in Sydney is sponsoring the coveted ‘Green Supply Chain Award’ at the upcoming Supply Chain Asia Logistics Awards 2007. On behalf of the …

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Green Supply Chains

Shanghai Expo – Green Supply Chains

While showcasing the trade, industrial and transportation capabilities of the nations of the world, Shanghai Expo has scored another hit. Millions of visitors from around the world have flocked to this great city to visit the miracle of modern commerce. What they find encouraging is the emphasis on green and environmental consciousness all through the …

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Supply Chain 2020

Supply Chain 2020 Conference In Melbourne

Global Supply Chain Group Shares Green Supply Chain Methodology At Supply Chain 2020 Conference In Melbourne Supply Chain 2020 was held at Melbourne Park Function Centre in Melbourne on 20th and 21st July 2010 with huge fanfare. Accompanied by exhibitions, interactive seminars and lectures was a serious purpose of educating supply chain managers in latest …

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Supply Chain Asia

Supply Chain Asia’s Board

How Will Supply Chain Asia Be In The Future. Global Supply Chain Group is pleased to announce that the Managing Director of the Company, and one of the leading lights in the global supply chain and logistics world, Mr Vivek Sood has been reappointed to the board of the august institution – Supply Chain Asia. …

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Euro : The End Or A New Beginning ? / Peut-On Réellement Envisager L’échec Et L’abandon Pur Et Simple De L’Euro Après La Crise ?

Un an après la crise grecque qui avait mis à mal l’Union Européenne et plus précisément, sa monnaie ; l’euro, les marchés mondiaux recommencent à s’affoler. Le 5 juillet, l’agence de notation Moody’s baissait la note du Portugal pour la reléguer en note spéculative, semant un vent de panique sur les marchés financiers et suscitant …

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Future Of Supply Chain

An Intern’s Perspective On The Future Of Supply Chain (In 2006)

Everything You Need To Know About Future Of Supply Chain. According to a recent KPMG study from 2010, the priority for firms with respect to their suppliers remains costs; at the same time, there are also new priorities that are becoming important, such as sharing of knowledge, skills and resources. Most firms claim that they …

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HOW GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAINS ADD VALUE?

Consider this, if you are a typical company your imports and exports have grown at least 20% over the last 10 years. If you are one of those unique companies who prefer to deal with local suppliers then all that is happening is that there is a layer of rent-seeking middleperson who is importing on …

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Ask Basic Questions, Address Fundamental Issues

by Doug Hudgeon The Cost Management Tip On the train platform this morning, construction work channeled commuters down a small passageway. Midway down the passage, a man stood pressing his back against the wall. One of the commuters in front of me must have said something because the man responded in a broad Australian accent”I …

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Assign Clear Personal Responsibility For Each Cost Line To A Single Individual

By Doug Hudgeon The Cost Management Tiphudgeon12 As I’ve planned my upcoming tips, I’ve been pondering which tip will be the most important. I now think this is it. You cannot reduce cost in your organisation unless you assign a single person the task of, and regularly hold them to account for, improving each cost …

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Use Monte Carlo Simulations To Quickly Model Costs And Influence Stakeholders

By Doug Hudgeon The Cost Reduction Tip Taking your business down to its lowest possible operating cost typically involves changing (usually simplifying) processes. When preparing a business case for changing your current processes, it is usually easy to nail down system costs but people costs are almost always problematic. Even if you believe you can …

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