With the ongoing explosion of transportation and logistics costs now impacting business bottom line performance Supply Chain Matters describes where modern technology applied to the trucking industry can play an important role in added efficiency and fuel cost savings.
The Supply Chain Matters blog provides perspectives on retailer Target’s latest financial performance and profitability shortfall, adding to the warning signs for retail industry supply chains
The Supply Chain Matters blog provides an added update to reports of airline industry executives publicly calling for a management shake-up at commercial aircraft manufacturer Boeing
Supply Chain Matters highlights Walmart’s latest financial performance which provided added troubling signs for retail industry supply chains.
Supply Chain Matters highlights the ongoing and concerning shortage of infant baby formula across the U.S. and provides clarity that this situation does not stem from a global supply chain disruption
The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights global shipping line Maersk’s 2022 quarterly financial performance and what it portends for ocean freight rates for the remainder of 2022.
Supply Chain Matters takes note that contract renewal talks among U.S. West Coast ports and the longshoreman labor union begin this week. How timely an agreement is made will be crucial
Supply Chain Matters highlights incidents of increased public rebuke of Boeing senior management including latest move of corporate headquarters
In this Supply Chain Matters commentary, we highlight the latest quantitative data related to global manufacturing PMI activity levels for April. They collectively provide evidence that the prior disruptions still occurring among industry supply chains, compounded by the latest manufacturing, logistics and transportation disruptions occurring in China, will have a longer economic and service level effect in the coming months.
Supply Chain Matters highlights Q1-2022 financial performance reported by Amazon, Apple and Intel, along with the supply chain disruption message being communicated by company executives.
Supply Chain Matters highlights Q1-2022 financial performance reported by Samsung Electronics, along with the company’s outlook for the industry’s supply chain challenges for the remainder of 2022
Supply Chain Matters highlights 3M Company’s recent financial performance and how senior executives are anticipating any improvements to supply chain disruptions.