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Satisfying Supplier-Diversity Goals

Ensuring that your company's portfolio of supplier spending is sufficiently diverse is a requirement facing almost all large companies and most smaller businesses as...

Guidelines to Keep Illegally Caught Fish at Bay

In an effort to crack down on the trade in illegally-caught fish, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) recently proposed a set...

Apple Leads the Way Toward Closed-Loop Supply Chains

In its most recent annual report on environmental responsibility, Apple has set forth plans for developing a new supply-chain model, which the company refers...

Pirates remain a threat to global supply chains

Today, pirates are the stuff of fun and fiction more than they are seen as dangers of the high seas. In fact, mention the...

The Payless ShoeSource Bankruptcy and What It Tells Us

Payless ShoeSource filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on April 4. The retailer announced that it would be closing 400 under-performing locations, and would be...

Ending Deforestation in Commodity-Dependent Supply Chains

As journalists looked on, a Panamanian farmer proudly displayed a bio-digester given him by the global foodmaker Nestle. The farmer demonstrated how the bio-digester...

Crowdz Presents to the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan.

Plug & Play Welcomes Prime Minister of Kazakhstan. Crowdz CEO, Payson Johnston, was honored to share his company's plan and vision with Kazakhstan Prime Minister, Bakhytzhan...

Will 3D Printing Revolutionize Supply Chains?

Certain locations and situations can pose serious challenges for supply operations. Case in point: disaster zones, remote areas, and the front lines of war,...

Pimp my Phone – Making Teleprospecting Fun Again

Teleprospecting is tough business. Especially when you have to cold call. Rejection, aversion, excuses. It is difficult to convince consumers and businesses over the...

Sales Up at SPS Commerce Due to Growing Demand for Faster...

 Logistics form an integral role in the retailer business. With more efficient and faster techniques and supplychains. More and more retailers are trying to...

Students Seek Employment Opportunities in Business, Industry and Tech Career Fair

All the fans of the Iowa State athletics very well know the kind of excitement that can actually take place in the Hilton Coliseum.However...

Improve Your Computer’s Performance with a Memory Upgrade

A simple way to boost the performance of your computer is to add memory to the system. How Much Memory Do I Have? Find out how...

Ideal Home & Office Projectors for Visual Impact

Whether you want to enjoy the latest movie in your bedroom or impress the bosses at work, a quality projector can enhance the experience...

Crowdz Takes the Win at Silicon Valley Forum Startup Pitch Night!

Crowdz captured the judges' attention and their vote, at the Silicon Valley Forum Startup Pitch Night. Startups included Retail, Fashion, Chemical , and Greeting Card Software....

Crowdz Selected for Plug and Play Brand & Retail

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --  Plug and Play Tech Center, the world's largest combined global technology accelerator and venture fund, has announced...

How to Set Up Karaoke at Home or at the Office

Until recently, the only way you could play karaoke music was by investing in an expensive machine. Now, you can host your own karaoke party...

Set your Sales in Motion Through Video Marketing

A picture is worth 1000 words. A video brings those words to life. There is many reasons video marketing is a worthwhile investment. It gives...

4 Essential Tools to Make Quality Videos like A Pro

Even though it might seem easy, making compelling videos is a skill that actually takes extensive practice - and the right equipment. The most common...

More logistics operators opt for better supply chain visibility via technology

Supply chain visibility increases overall company operations. Such visibility is applicable through technology to obtain real-time communication from an automated system. Today's logistical organization(s)...

3 Must-Have Items to Design your Office for Success Part II:...

  Your office is often the place a client and potential customer will meet you for the first time. To make sure that they are...

Jerome Gillet Appointed as CEO of the New Singapore DHL Cluster

The DHL Supply Chain has named Jerome Gillet as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Singapore cluster, which includes countries like Singapore, Philippines and...

Is This the Right Time Now to Take the Supply Chains...

Glocal - Doesn’t that ring any bell? Well, it’s time to add the word glocal to your dictionaries. In the terminology of supply chains,...

Three Cameras That Capture Images Anywhere You Go

Water, snow, wind… Taking a picture while battling any of these elements is a tricky proposition even for an expert. But, with the right tools,...

3 Must-Have Items to Design your Office for Success Part I:...

To “dress for success” has been proven to work - the psychology behind feeling fabulous translates into fabulous performance. This principle can be applied...

Spruce Up or Ship Out: Fashion Chains Open Up Their Supply...

Customers are more informed than ever, and more concerned with the ethics of the manufacturing process. Overseas manufacturing has often had a negative connotation,...

3 Must-Have Items to Design your Office for Success Part III:...

Your work requires attention to detail. So does your office. The design of your office is crucial. On the one hand, it gives a...

Are You a Part of the Global Supply Chain and Don’t...

You've heard it before, and maybe you're concerned about it. Many jobs, and often entire industries have been pushed to other countries. In an...

Digitization and How It Changed the World of Supply Chain Management

The focus of supply chain management has shifted in recent years. Increasing sales is the priority now. Expensive ventures are worth it if you...

Procurement Costs and How To Trim Them

Is your business taking the smartest approach to procurement? With external purchasing being the largest expense category for the majority of firms, it might be...

The Importance of Mastering Operational Flexibility in Manufacturing

Most business executives are aware of the need for operational flexibility in manufacturing. Customer demands fluctuate, and in order to be successful they must...