Articles | June 2017

Feature Stories

Case Studies

Casebook

Supply Chain Challenge: Getting Employees on Board

Agilent Technologies, a global high tech life sciences, diagnostics and applied chemical company applies sophisticated scientific methods provided by CorpU to implement sweeping new order fulfillment and supply chain strategies. Using the CorpU platform, and its precision tools, procedures and metrics for both engaging and educating employees, Agilent's transition from design to implementation for new supply chain plans was reduced from months to just 10 days.

LeaderSHIP

REO Logistics CEO Rebecca Polan: In Line to Succeed

Profile of Rebecca Polan, CEO of REO Logistics in Huntington, West Virginia

Reader Profile

Paul Nugent: Feed the Flow

Profile on Paul Nugent, director of logistics for Kitchen and Bath Americas with Kohler Co.

Commentary

Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

Reconstructing Supply Chains

Supply chain infrastructure is rebuilding itself, below the surface where only logisticians can see it.

Ken Chrisman

E_CommerceKen Chrisman

Thinking Inside the Unbox

Challenge yourselves to go beyond a great product and deliver an outstanding brand experience for your customers when they open your package for the first time.

Good Question

Do you think self-driving trucks will affect the supply chain in the next two years? How so?

Readers consider the near-term prospects of self-driving trucks in the supply chain.

Karen Sage

Green LandscapeKaren Sage

5 Ways Your TMS Can Help You Go Green

Transportation Management Systems’ have the ability to help you be more environmentally responsible. Here are the top five ways a TMS can help your supply chain go green.

How-To

Ten Tips

Getting the Most From Your 3PL Provider

Getting the most from your third-party logistics provider (3PL) is more important than ever. Use these tips to leverage your 3PL relationship.

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