05Jan 17
When Oprah Can’t Save Supply Chain!

When Oprah Can’t Save Supply Chain!

Oprah Winfrey has saved many friendships, careers and even lives throughout her reign as the most beloved celebrity. But, not even Oprah can reach the savings potential of indirect spend. Often overlooked and improperly managed, indirect spend offers today’s smart…

21Dec 16
Is Your Supply Chain Management On The Naughty List?

Is Your Supply Chain Management on the Naughty List?

No one wants to be on the Naughty List this time of year, but some supply chain management habits could mean your name is at the top of the list. Alexa Cheater writes for 21st Century Supply Chain blog and…

30Nov 16
The Mannequin Challenge Vs The Supply Chain Challenge

The Mannequin Challenge vs The Supply Chain Challenge

For those living under a rock, The Mannequin Challenge is “a viral internet video trend where people remain frozen in action like mannequins while a video is recorded,” per Wikipedia. The now familiar song "Black Beatles" by Rae Sremmurd is…

17Nov 16
You Say Supply Chain, I Say Procurement

You say Supply Chain, I say Procurement

What’s in a name? It depends on who you’re talking to and what you’re talking about. Jonathan Webb writes on the topic of Procurement vs Supply Chain for Forbes.com in his article Procurement Or Supply Chain? What's The Difference? And…