What if Your Supply Chain was Your Competitive Advantage?
Your supply chain is getting the job done, but is it giving your company a competitive advantage? The global marketplace gives customers a plethora of choices, and that means that the competition is fierce. Every part of your business needs to pull its weight to drive overall success, including your supply chain. Whether you ship product locally or across the globe, your supply chain does more than move product from point A to point B. It’s a vital piece of your business. What if your supply chain was your competitive advantage?
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Customers, Global Transportation, Outsource Solutions, Over the Road, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Consulting
Myth-Busting Logistics Outsourcing
Outsourcing is a big decision, but myths about outsourcing can cloud your decision-making. In fact, if you are in a room where people are discussing logistics outsourcing, you might hear these common misconceptions. » Read More
Outsourcing can bring some of the provider’s logistics experts onsite to your location. Will your onsite employees be operational, strategic, or both? » Read More
Outsource Solutions, Supply Chain Consulting
What Does Your Global Supply Chain Look Like From 30,000 Feet? Map It
Start wide, go narrow. It’s a good rule for a new outsourcing provider to follow, just as it is for real life. For instance, say I met a man from India at a conference in Europe, and he asked where I was from. I wouldn’t say “Minneapolis” right away. I would say the United States, then Minnesota; if he knew where the state was, I might add the city, Minneapolis. With each clarification, he can better envision exactly where I live, in relationship to the country overall. » Read More
Outsource Solutions, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Consulting