Articles | November 2019

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Hidaka Forges Automated Inventory Solution

An unusually large customer order drives Hidaka to implement the Mobility Physical Inventory App from AIM Computer Solutions. Along with automating the inventory process, the solution provides accurate and timely information.


Building a Hub of Vision and Passion

Profile of Phil Yeager, president and COO, Hub Group


Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

The Death of Your Profession?

That's right, if you work in the supply chain management field, and have a decade or so until you retire, it's time to dust off your resume and consider other career paths. That's according to a Harvard Business Review article. Let's do an autopsy.

Good QuestionKatrina Arabe

GOOD QUESTION | Popeyes chicken sandwich shortage: Supply chain fail or marketing savvy?

Readers weigh in on the Popeyes chicken sandwich shortage: Was it a supply chain miss or a marketing ploy?

Michael Affronti

IT Matters: Logistics & Supply Chain TechnologyMichael Affronti

Using Real-Time Tech to Mitigate Risk

Real-time technology can help shippers keep abreast of high-impact incidents around the world and provide extra time and context to activate their supply chain risk mitigation strategies.

Paul A. Myerson

The Lean Supply ChainPaul A. Myerson

Drilling Deeper Into Your Supply Chain

Many industries use supply chain analytics to drive insight, make better business decisions and verify or disprove existing models or theories.


Ten Tips

Ensuring Supply Chain Visibility

In today's increasingly omnichannel marketplace, good visibility is vital throughout the supply chain. Here's how to maintain optimal visibility at 10 key touchpoints.


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