Near-shoring has become a prominent outsourcing strategy in the world of logistics and supply chain. Whether it’s because of rising labour costs in China, the ongoing threat of disruption (as exemplified by the COVID-19 pandemic), the growing appeal of Mexico as a logistics hub, or some other reason, the allure of near-shoring is undeniable.
As a result, the necessity for strong cross logistics has emerged. While near-shoring comes with a long list of benefits, they can’t be fully realized if the shipping process across borders is substandard. Moreover, that process requires a very particular set of expertise to manage successfully.
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How Consumer Demand For Transparency Has Helped Unlock the Many Benefits of Supplier Diversity
The term “supplier diversity” has gained a great deal of attention in recent years and for good reason. A strong supply chain is a well balanced supply chain and that comes from inclusion and diversity. Thus, it’s important to shed light on what supplier diversity is and why it’s so valuable.
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Overcoming Artificial Intelligence Obstacles in the Supply Chain
Artificial intelligence (AI) is playing a growing role in the supply chain, yet, in order for it to be utilized to its fullest, there are several factors worth considering. AI has been talked about as a game changer in the realm of supply chain for a long time now. In recent years, its potential has finally started to be […]
002 Supply Chain
Supply Chain Management: The Key Factors Shaping it Today – Part 2
Supply chain management has undergone significant change in recent times due numerous external pressures—these are 4 more key elements shaping it today. When there are dramatic changes in the supply chain, there has to be an equally robust response. That is the challenge supply chain management has had to face over the past year and in recent […]
THE DIFFERENCE SUPPLIER DIVERSITY MAKES IN CUSTOMER SERVICE
Our pillars are built on the foundation of taking the chaos out of the complexities in your logistics and supply chain challenges. That’s why our approach to finding the lowest total cost, while prioritizing the relationships between our clients and suppliers, have paved the pillars of our success from origin to destination.