Table of Contents
Vol. 6, No. 6
Are Your Contracts Gold Mines or Land Mines?
Contract creation and management requires specific structure that clearly outlines pricing, liability, warranty, agreement and penalty information in order to protect the buyer while remaining fair to the supplier.
Kelly Scott Longgrear, C.P.M.
Rethinking Distribution: Driven by CO2
At one chemical manufacturer, a "KAITEKI" approach to emissions reduction is delivering improvements to customers, the business, communities, carriers — and, of course, the environment.
Ralph E. Alleman
Career ROI: Advice From Senior Leaders
On the surface, mentoring offers us help to learn about and advance in our careers. But the right mentor can also inspire us not only to be better supply management practitioners but better individuals.
C.J. Nord, C.P.M.
Sustainability & Social Responsibility
Research & Surveys
Technology Spurs Manufacturing Innovation
Technology is transforming manufacturing, allowing companies to innovate and boost productivity. While the future of manufacturing looks bright, a survey finds that the lack of talent in coming years could weaken manufacturing's economic strength.