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Global Supply Chain Suffers Disruptions Amid Diplomatic Crisis

Disagreements in the Middle East left the supply chain reeling as Saudi Arabia, Egypt, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain, Libya, and Yemen cut political and business ties with Qatar and accused the small Middle Eastern nation of supporting radical Islamic terrorism in the region. Read More

Retailers Struggle to Control Fulfillment Costs

More than 55 percent of consumers use multiple channels—such as online and mobile—to shop, yet more than 40 percent of retailers describe fulfillment costs as a major challenge impacting their business Read More

Amazon Files Patent To Parachute Packages

Now that it has filed a series of patents for drone delivery systems, Amazon seems to be following through on promises that Prime Air will eventually become a reality. Read More

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3PL Change Agents: Forging a New Path

For companies that are plotting a different course or looking for ways to build supply chain operations that enable growth, partnering with a 3PL is just the ticket. This issue highlights providers that offer exemplary support and explores supply chain strategies and trends, from plug-and-play solutions to direct-to-consumer tactics, that will play pivotal roles in years to come. Also: Spilling the Beans on the Coffee Supply Chain.

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