Global Supply Chain http://mhlnews.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Wal-Mart Wants Suppliers to Eliminate a Gigaton of Greenhouse Gases by 2030 http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/wal-mart-wants-suppliers-eliminate-gigaton-greenhouse-gases-2030 <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wal-Mart has identified six areas where suppliers can focus their clean energy efforts: agriculture, waste, packaging, deforestation, and product use and design.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/wal-mart-wants-suppliers-eliminate-gigaton-greenhouse-gases-2030" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/wal-mart-wants-suppliers-eliminate-gigaton-greenhouse-gases-2030#comments Global Supply Chain News Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:14:00 +0000 206301 at http://mhlnews.com Retail Imports Continue to Grow as Economy Expands http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/retail-imports-continue-grow-economy-expands <div class="node-body article-body">With the economy in good shape, consumers are willing to spend over the next few months which is driving up imports. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/retail-imports-continue-grow-economy-expands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/retail-imports-continue-grow-economy-expands#comments Global Supply Chain Transportation & Distribution News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:46:00 +0000 206251 at http://mhlnews.com How Will Trump's Curb on Trade Deficit Affect Warehousing? http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/how-will-trumps-curb-trade-deficit-affect-warehousing <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. trade with Canada and Mexico has increased more rapidly than with any other countries since the signing of NAFTA in 1995, and U.S. warehouse inventory has increased by a net of 3.5 billion square feet.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/how-will-trumps-curb-trade-deficit-affect-warehousing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/how-will-trumps-curb-trade-deficit-affect-warehousing#comments Global Supply Chain News Trump and the Supply Chain Tue, 18 Apr 2017 18:38:00 +0000 206141 at http://mhlnews.com Four Ways the Internet of Things Will Transform the Supply Chain http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/four-ways-internet-things-will-transform-supply-chain <div class="field-byline"> Suhas Sreedhar </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If there's a "quick win" to be had with IoT, it's in monitoring the performance and maintenance of industrial machines.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/four-ways-internet-things-will-transform-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/four-ways-internet-things-will-transform-supply-chain#comments Global Supply Chain Technology & Automation Gold Mon, 17 Apr 2017 18:27:00 +0000 206131 at http://mhlnews.com Top 10 Technologies That Will Disrupt Your Supply Chain http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/top-10-technologies-will-disrupt-your-supply-chain <div class="node-body gallery-body">Supply chains are evolving to become digital supply networks, which are on-demand and always-on. Is your company ready for this evolution?</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/top-10-technologies-will-disrupt-your-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/transportation-distribution/top-10-technologies-will-disrupt-your-supply-chain#comments Global Supply Chain Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Drones and Autonomous Vehicles Mon, 17 Apr 2017 18:00:00 +0000 206111 at http://mhlnews.com Time to Take a Smarter Approach to Procurement http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/time-take-smarter-approach-procurement <div class="field-byline"> David Schannon, Sam Thakarar and Klaus Neuhaus </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Successful companies are those that not only are smart at buying but are even smarter at spending.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/time-take-smarter-approach-procurement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/time-take-smarter-approach-procurement#comments Global Supply Chain Gold Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:47:00 +0000 206091 at http://mhlnews.com Supply Chain Visibility: A People Challenge Above All Else http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/supply-chain-visibility-people-challenge-above-all-else <div class="field-byline"> Ron Atapattu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Achieving visibility throughout the supply chain requires employees to leave their comfort zones—and some just don't want to do that.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/supply-chain-visibility-people-challenge-above-all-else" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/supply-chain-visibility-people-challenge-above-all-else#comments Global Supply Chain Gold Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:32:00 +0000 206081 at http://mhlnews.com Half of Suppliers Have Lost Revenue Due to Cross-Channel Challenges http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/half-suppliers-have-lost-revenue-due-cross-channel-challenges <div class="node-body article-body">Forty-five percent of retailers and suppliers have lost more than $1 million in revenue due to cross-channel commerce challenges, and more than one in ten (13%) have lost more than $3 million.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/half-suppliers-have-lost-revenue-due-cross-channel-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/half-suppliers-have-lost-revenue-due-cross-channel-challenges#comments Global Supply Chain News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:20:00 +0000 206011 at http://mhlnews.com Data-Driven Culture Creates Advantages for Global Supply Chain http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/data-driven-culture-creates-advantages-global-supply-chain <div class="node-body article-body">Supply chain visibility technologies—real-time data collection, information management and analytics across open, cloud-based platforms; low-cost, high-capacity data storage; and the acceleration of computational capabilities—can enable productivity improvements which result in lower costs, faster delivery of more customized products, and dramatic improvements in customer satisfaction.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/data-driven-culture-creates-advantages-global-supply-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/data-driven-culture-creates-advantages-global-supply-chain#comments Global Supply Chain News Tue, 11 Apr 2017 14:51:00 +0000 205981 at http://mhlnews.com Stores Closing at a Record Pace as Amazon Chews Up Retailers http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/stores-closing-record-pace-amazon-chews-retailers <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More than 10% of U.S. retail space, or nearly 1 billion square feet, may need to be closed, converted to other uses or renegotiated for lower rent in coming years.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/stores-closing-record-pace-amazon-chews-retailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/stores-closing-record-pace-amazon-chews-retailers#comments Global Supply Chain Warehousing News Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:57:00 +0000 205971 at http://mhlnews.com