Month: December 2020

Why smart factories are the future of supply chain resilience

Smart factories are coming into focus as businesses put more resources behind productivity and efficiency. Link Original: https://www.supplychaindive.com/news/why-smart-factories-are-the-future-of-supply-chain-resilience/591752/


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Habrá abasto de alimentos y artículos de primera necesidad: CCE

Pide a la población evitar las compras de pánico; el organismo afirmó que hay suficientes productos procesados y enlatados, así como artículos de limpieza para los hogares mexicanos Link Original: https://www.mibolsillo.com/noticias/Habra-abasto-de-alimentos-y-articulos-de-primera-necesidad-CCE-20200316-0003.html


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El reto de la seguridad en la cadena de suministro

El 11 de septiembre de 2001 fue un punto de quiebre en materia de seguridad a lo largo de la cadena de suministro internacional, de tal manera que el terrorismo se perfiló como una nueva amenaza en el tránsito y transporte de mercancías. Link Original: https://revistadelogistica.com/tag/cadena-de-suministro/


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Why Investing in Procurement Makes Organizations More Resilient

For decades, we’ve placed efficiency at the center of strategy: We’ve run operations as close to full capacity as we can. We’ve ordered from suppliers in ways that are tightly aligned with our production schedules. We’ve worked hard to minimize costs, “sweating assets hard” under the guidance of the CFO, and we’ve delivered financial returns…
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Coronavirus Is a Wake-Up Call for Supply Chain Management

The majority of companies did not heed the lessons of the natural disasters of the last decade and, as a result, suffered severe supply disruptions when the Covid-19 pandemic struck. Link Original: https://hbr.org/2020/03/coronavirus-is-a-wake-up-call-for-supply-chain-management


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Cadena de suministro, qué es y cómo funciona

Una cadena de suministro o abastecimiento es un conjunto de elementos que permiten que las empresas cuenten con la organización necesaria para llevar a cabo el desarrollo de un producto o servicio y que este cumpla el objetivo principal que es satisfacer las necesidades del cliente final. Link Original: https://www.entrepreneur.com/amphtml/316908


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Guía para facilitar las compras corporativas responsables

El Club de Excelencia en Sostenibilidad, Mahou San Miguel, ISS Facility Services y la Fundación Adecco han presentado la “Guía para la Creación de valor a través de la Compra Responsable”, que busca facilitar a las compañías el diseño y la implantación de un modelo de compras responsables en la empresa. Link Original: https://www.comunicarseweb.com/biblioteca/guia-para-facilitar-las-compras-corporativas-responsables


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Supplier contracts: 5 steps to avoid costly problems

Having a well-drafted contract with your suppliers can protect you from costly delays and disputes. Conflicts often happen when a contract doesn’t clearly define the roles and responsibilities of both parties, says Mathieu Belleville, Assistant Vice President, Legal Affairs at BDC. Link Original: https://www.bdc.ca/en/articles-tools/operations/purchasing/supplier-contracts-5-steps-to-avoid-costly-problems


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Starting an importing business—8 tips for dealing with foreign suppliers

Importing foreign-made products offers a way to start a company with limited start-up investment or R&D. Imported products also have the advantage of being consumer-ready and having proven appeal in other markets, which reduces your risk. Link Original: https://www.bdc.ca/en/articles-tools/operations/purchasing/importing-goods-canada


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How to make the most of your supplier relationships

Developing good connections with suppliers—sometimes called supplier relationship management—is critical to business success. Link Original: https://www.bdc.ca/en/articles-tools/operations/purchasing/supplier-relationship-management-no-1-relationship


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