Global Supply Chain http://mhlnews.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Top 10 Countries with Resilient Supply Chains http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/top-10-countries-resilient-supply-chains-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">For the 2017 FM Global Resilience Index, three new resilience drivers have been added to the index: inherent cyber risk, urbanization rate and supply chain visibility.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/top-10-countries-resilient-supply-chains-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/top-10-countries-resilient-supply-chains-0#comments Global Supply Chain Mon, 22 May 2017 18:22:00 +0000 206691 at http://mhlnews.com Reshoring Exceeded Offshoring in 2016 http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/reshoring-exceeded-offshoring-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">Some reasons for the increase in reshoring are: proximity to customers, government incentives, skilled workforce availability and ecosystem synergies</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/reshoring-exceeded-offshoring-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/reshoring-exceeded-offshoring-2016#comments Global Supply Chain News Mon, 22 May 2017 17:12:00 +0000 206921 at http://mhlnews.com GM’s Tire Supply Chain Becoming Sustainable http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/gm-s-tire-supply-chain-becoming-sustainable <div class="node-body article-body">The move by GM is to push the auto industry to move toward net-zero deforestation and uphold human and labor rights.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/gm-s-tire-supply-chain-becoming-sustainable" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/gm-s-tire-supply-chain-becoming-sustainable#comments Global Supply Chain News Thu, 18 May 2017 13:45:00 +0000 206881 at http://mhlnews.com How to Approach the Digital Supply Chain Future http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/how-approach-digital-supply-chain-future <div class="field-byline"> Pierfrancesco Manenti </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Digitalization is a business strategy, not just a technology implementation.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/how-approach-digital-supply-chain-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/how-approach-digital-supply-chain-future#comments MHL Magazine Global Supply Chain Gold Wed, 17 May 2017 14:04:00 +0000 206811 at http://mhlnews.com US Retailers Urge Trump's New Trade Envoy to Save NAFTA http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/us-retailers-urge-trumps-new-trade-envoy-save-nafta <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An imperiled NAFTA comes during a challenging time for apparel retailers. Falling prices, increased competition and a lack of style trends have made it harder for clothing companies to maintain sales and profit. Now they may lose access to Mexico, a country that supplies goods at prices Americans are willing to pay.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/us-retailers-urge-trumps-new-trade-envoy-save-nafta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/us-retailers-urge-trumps-new-trade-envoy-save-nafta#comments Global Supply Chain News Tue, 16 May 2017 15:45:00 +0000 206791 at http://mhlnews.com Supply Chain Finance: What It Is and What It's Not http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/supply-chain-finance-what-it-and-what-its-not <div class="field-byline"> Tom Roberts </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Adopting supply chain finance best practices is a matter of dollars and sense.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/supply-chain-finance-what-it-and-what-its-not" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/supply-chain-finance-what-it-and-what-its-not#comments MHL Magazine Global Supply Chain Gold Tue, 16 May 2017 13:44:00 +0000 206771 at http://mhlnews.com Retail Imports to Keep Growing Through the Summer http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/retail-imports-keep-growing-through-summer <div class="node-body article-body">The first half of 2017 is expected to total 9.5 million TEU, up 5.6% from the first half of 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/retail-imports-keep-growing-through-summer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/retail-imports-keep-growing-through-summer#comments Global Supply Chain News Tue, 16 May 2017 13:35:00 +0000 206761 at http://mhlnews.com Supply Chains Are Turning to Tech to Plug the Expectation Gap http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/supply-chains-are-turning-tech-plug-expectation-gap <div class="node-body article-body">Humans need to step up their game if they want to keep pace with their automated co-workers.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/supply-chains-are-turning-tech-plug-expectation-gap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/technology-automation/supply-chains-are-turning-tech-plug-expectation-gap#comments MHL Magazine Global Supply Chain Labor Management Technology & Automation Gold Mon, 15 May 2017 17:27:00 +0000 206741 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Dave Blanchard<br /> <em>Editorial Director/<br /> Associate Publisher</em></p> Poor Supplier Relations Costing US Automakers Millions http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/poor-supplier-relations-costing-us-automakers-millions <div class="node-body article-body">Ford, General Motors, FCA US and Nissan collectively would have earned $2 billion more in operating profit last year had their supplier relations improved as much as Toyota’s and Honda’s did during the year.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/poor-supplier-relations-costing-us-automakers-millions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/poor-supplier-relations-costing-us-automakers-millions#comments Global Supply Chain News Mon, 15 May 2017 17:13:00 +0000 206731 at http://mhlnews.com Getty Images Turns Out What's Good for Business is Good for the Environment http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/turns-out-whats-good-business-good-environment <div class="node-body article-body">Sustainability isn't just a feel-good corporate PR move—it's a solid strategy to productivity and growth.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/turns-out-whats-good-business-good-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/turns-out-whats-good-business-good-environment#comments MHL Magazine Global Supply Chain Labor Management Gold Sun, 14 May 2017 15:06:00 +0000 206681 at http://mhlnews.com <p>Adrienne Selko<br /> <em>Senior Editor<br /> adrienne.selko@penton.com</em></p>