Supplier Diversity

Diverse Supply Chains Propel Business Growth

In a globalized world of changing markets, Morai Logistics represents a business model that views supplier diversity in the workplace as a top priority. There is a growing urgency for Canadian businesses to incorporate supplier diversity programs into their own models. Not only do these initiatives build a social, economic and sustainable brand, they also …

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Lessons Learned from Google’s Supplier Diversity Initiative

Google’s Success with its recent Supplier Diversity Program provides a model for other to follow to fulfill its mission to make the world’s information useful and accessible for everyone, and emphasizes diverse perspectives from suppliers of all sizes. Supplier diversity has been an issue for several large businesses, especially those involved in tech. While supplier …

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Kelli Saunders of Morai Logistics Wins OWIT’s Woman Exporter of the Year Award

Nominated during OWIT (Organization of Women in International Trade) Toronto’s Annual Awards Ceremony, where Kelli Saunders of Morai Logistics Inc. wins Woman Exporter of the Year. Toronto, ON (June 16,2016) On Thursday, June 9th 2016, Kelli Saunders, President of Morai Logistics Inc., an Authorized Agent of Mode Transportation, was the recipient of The Woman Exporter …

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Visiting the Importance of Visibility & Collaboration in Supply Chains

Two new studies were published earlier this month that looked at supply chain visibility and collaboration. Supply Chain Visibility & Collaboration Study The first study by ARC Advisory group titled Supply Chain Visibility & Collaboration Study surveyed 200 organizations from a wide range of industries. The researchers defined supply chain collaboration as “having a collaborative, …

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EYEFREIGHT GUEST POST: Shortage of Top-Level Logistics Talent Underscores the Need to Shatter ‘Glass Ceiling’

By Lisa Henthorn Virtually impenetrable not all that long ago, the “glass ceiling” blocking women from executive-level jobs in the logistics and supply chain industry appears to be shattering. Though few (if any) people in our industry would argue that our historic gender bias has gone away, the outlook for women is considerably brighter these …

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3 Reasons Why a Social Media Strategy Will Help Your Brand in Logistics and Supply Chain

Many businesses have embraced social media to grow and to bring value to both their company and their customers. This is because the number of people online has been rapidly growing since the 2000s. Within the United States for example, 70% of the population have at least one social networking profile. For companies involved in …

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5 Questions to Ask Before Selecting a 3PL

Third party logistics (3PL) companies offer resources for companies to outsource all or part of their supply chain management. When you select your 3PL you are essentially selecting another member of your organization. As the 3PL will be acting an extension of your company, it is essential that you find out if the 3PL you …

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eBook: Getting Started on Your Logistics Career

Hello everyone! This week we are going to focus on what it takes to stand out when you’re thinking about going into a career in the logistics and supply chain industry. I’ve been to cocktail parties where there are still people who are unsure what I do as someone who runs a third-party logistics (3PL) …

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Infographic: Women in Logistics – Looking at the Gender Gap Around the World

Globalization has broken through several technological, political, and geographic barriers to supply chain logistics. However, while its been documented that companies that include more women at the top levels of leadership tend to outperform those that don’t, there is still a noticeably large gender gap when it comes to the logistics industry. Although there has …

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eBook: International Women’s Day Logistics Tribute

This past Sunday was International Women’s Day. In tribute to celebrating women globally, we would like to dedicate this week’s post to showcasing the major milestones in recent development for the state of women in the logistics and supply chain industry. Last year we posted an infographic that the logistics community wholeheartedly enjoyed and we …

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