Live from NCOF: Online Procurement Changing LTL

| Mark Del Franco

Transportation is no longer a commodity but a strategic decision thanks to online procurement, said Brad Gregory, director of sales and software alliances for SMC, a consultancy on less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping, during his Tuesday session,

Cost confusion

| Rama Ramaswami

Logistics is hardly the stuff of controversy, but a session on logistics costs at this year’s meeting of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals

Manifest Destiny

| MCM staff

There is an adage in business that your receptionist is your most important employee. After all, he is the most prominent personality of your company,

Out of Order

| MCM staff

Steve Dethlefs, DC ManagerPendleton Woolen MillsPortland, OR Our fashion merchandise is basically perishable, so our planning is tight. We don’t want

Analyze This

| Rama Ramaswami

Null hypotheses and chi-squared tests may seem like relics of your college days, but you can’t afford to bury them if accurate organizational measurement