Ron Cain

Lean Lessons in Supply Chain Management

| Ron Cain

Understanding the value of lean logistics is important — but knowing how and where to eliminate waste and trim down costs is the true benchmark of successful supply chain management.

In Praise of 3PLs

| Ron Cain

No doubt about it, 2008 will be a challenging year for business. With the Fed forecasting inflation rising between 1.7% and 1.9% in 2008 while GDP grows at a sluggish 1.8-2.5%, companies will need to be tightening their belts and looking for ways to make a profit anyway they can.