Just a final reminder that SCM World Live 2010, the free-to-attend virtual event for cross-industry global supply chain executives, will be taking place this Wednesday, February 24th. John Sicard, an EVP here at Kinaxis will co-present alongside Dr. Hau Lee of Stanford. They will be speaking to the timely topic of how organizations can manage supply and demand and implement immediate response to supply chain challenges. Other scheduled conference presentations highlight critical supply chain topics including supply chain visibility, lessons learned in the downturn, the supply chain of the future, simplifying the supply chain and supply chain collaboration. To register for this free event, please visit: http://scmworldlive.raptureworld.co.uk/register/
North American Arctic supply chain operations: How food is delivered
Supply chain planning is extremely important for North American Arctic communities. Various factors such as the climate, environment, geography and year-long socioeconomic needs of the residents play a big role in delivering goods and services, and the extremes experienced here can help us imagine resourceful ways to operate through supply chain planning and operations challenges. With limited time and conditions, supplying the required goods and services for daily life in the North American...