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When Should You Design A Warehouse

When Should You Design A Warehouse

At what stage should you design the materials handling of your warehouse? Have you seen a company end up with the wrong size warehouse?  It happens.  A lot!  They leave it far too late in the overall process. Check out the video below on when you should work out in...

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Free Supply Chain Webinars

Free Supply Chain Webinars

We’d love to share information. We have weekly videos, a very extensive blog, stuffs on social media, and we are now sharing FREE SUPPLY CHAIN WEBINARS! Recent schedule: middle of February through until the end of March 2020 Topics covered: Inventory Management:...

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Modern Slavery

Modern Slavery

International Justice Mission (IJM) is a non-profit organisation that seeks to go into countries that have broken public justice systems and don’t work to protect the poor.  They look for: Slavery Human-trafficking Sex slavery Slave Labor They are trying to address...

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Agile Logistics

Agile Logistics

The process to “agile” every part of your business: Articulate the goal Think through some hypotheses about things you can do in a very short period of time (in two weeks) Define the measurement Get into the habit that every couple of weeks cycling back looking at...

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Three Lessons to Learn in Supply Chain for 2020

Three Lessons to Learn in Supply Chain for 2020

  There are a host of lessons to learn when getting to grips with the nitty-gritty of supply chain management. Some of the lessons are complex and challenging, but learning them will be worth the time and energy you put in, as the rewards will prove to be way...

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What is Procurement vs. Purchasing?

In this 8-minutes video, Trent Morris will answer these following questions that are certainly very helpful for those confused between the difference of Procurement and Purchasing. What’s the difference between Procurement and Purchasing? Can we use the terms...

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Procurement Tips

Procurement Tips

Procurement Tips: Know the business strategy; understanding what the business wants to do and how the business wants to do it.  Understand who and establish who has the authority to do what within the business Understanding what the business’ objectives are around the...

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Are You Keeping up with Supply Chain Progress?

Are You Keeping up with Supply Chain Progress?

  If you're a supply chain or logistics professional, you probably have more need than most to keep your eyes and ears open for changes and new supply chain trends. There are few other corners of industry and commerce in which change is such a constant. Indeed of...

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International Logistics & Trade

International Logistics & Trade

Trent Morris who had considerable experience with International Logistics, International Trade (and Shipping as well) is here with us to explain “What are INCO Terms and the Principles of International Logistics and International Trade”. The challenge with Incoterms...

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