How Logistics Procurement Teams Can Mitigate Risks in Ocean Freight Transport

With the collapse of Hanjin, logistics managers across the world are striving to minimize supply chain disruptions. But the horse has bolted for some shippers that depended too heavily upon a vulnerable carrier. This post examines how “the stable door” should have been bolted in the first place because the prevention of such an over-exposure is far more effective that … Read More

The Key Benefits from Sourcing Optimization

In the final installment in a three part series, we explore what the key benefits of sourcing optimization are. The first post appears here: Sourcing Optimization – A Definition , with the second post appearing on this page: Why Sourcing Optimization is Finally Taking Off? So what are the key benefits of Sourcing Optimization? Sourcing optimization starts from a strategic … Read More