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Daimler AG Signals Supply Chain Risks with Shift to EVs

Daimler AG (DDAIF) cautions that its shifting focus to electric vehicles could compel it to support its supply chain. Daimler AG DDAIF has rung the warning bell that its shifting focus to electric .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytFeb 14th, 2018

Apple to give more MacBook orders to Foxconn in 2018

Apple is expected to shift a major portion of its MacBook orders to Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) in 2018 instead of its old practice of giving most of the orders to Quanta Computer, according to sources from the upstream supply chain......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJan 15th, 2018

Morgan Stanley"s Cobalt Report Mirrors My Analysis Of Tesla"s Supply Chain Risks

Morgan Stanley"s Cobalt Report Mirrors My Analysis Of Tesla"s Supply Chain Risks.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 12th, 2017

Olam International: Deforestation Risks From Its Peruvian Coffee Supply Chain

Olam International: Deforestation Risks From Its Peruvian Coffee Supply Chain.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaAug 3rd, 2017

Olam International: Deforestation Risks From Its Peruvian Coffee Supply Chain

As published by Chain Reaction Research, and written by Hilde van Dijkhorst, Aidenvironment, Barbara Kuepper, Profundo, and Gabriel Thoumi, CFA, FRM, Climate Advisers, coffee production has been identi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkAug 3rd, 2017

Nike, Adidas seen adding more robots to supply chain: Morgan Stanley

Nearly 20% of production for Nike Inc. and Adidas AG shoes will move to more automated factories by 2023 due to a “buy now/wear now” shopping environment forced by the shift to e-commerce, Morgan Stanley forecasted......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 8th, 2017

Nike, Adidas adding robots to supply chain

Nearly 20% of production for Nike Inc. and Adidas AG shoes will move to more automated factories by 2023 due to a “buy now/wear now” shopping environment forced by the shift to e-commerce, Morgan Stanley forecasted......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 8th, 2017

PepsiCo And TIAA Face Material Financial Risks From Agriculture Investments And Supply Chains

PepsiCo Faces Material Supply Chain Risks From Conflict Palm Oil Figure: Activists on Monday delivered their demand by draping a massive “Cut Conflict Palm Oil” banner from New York City’s iconic, six–story̵.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 27th, 2017

The big problem with Made in USA pipelines

President Trump's plan to make pipeline builders use American-made materials would force the industry to retool its supply chain and expose firms to risks......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 15th, 2017

State Department signals interest in how tech companies address abuses in cobalt supply chain

State Department signals interest in how tech companies address abuses in cobalt supply chain.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostDec 23rd, 2016

CVS Warns of Prescriptions Shift, Shares Tumble

CVS Health warned that it stands to lose 40 million prescriptions next year as deals signed by rival Walgreens Boots Alliance with other participants in the drug supply chain shut out CVS stores......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 8th, 2016

Flex Takes A Silicon Valley Approach To Reducing Supply Chain Risk

Quietly, and in an effort to gain supply chain transparency, Flex has built a system to help spot risks, track orders and generally bring an unprecedented level of information about its supply chain operations. The Silicon Valley-based technology and manu.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesSep 27th, 2016

What the Massive Fanfare Around "Black Panther" Signals About a Major Shift in Marketing

Diversity, inclusion, and representation of traditionally underserved communities is the right thing to do. Andit also makes sound business sense......»»

Category: topSource: incFeb 16th, 2018

Insight reports record sales of $6.7 billion, hiring 100 people

Insight Enterprises Inc. reported a record 22 percent increase in sales year over year, reflecting strong growth in the company’s core business of supply chain and tech services and the addition of Datalink Corp. Tempe-based Insight (Nasdaq: NSIT) a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 15th, 2018

China PV makers see financial difficulties

Due to fast shrinking demand, some China-based PV makers have run out of working capital and a top-tier maker has deferred payments to supply chain partners, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 14th, 2018

J.C. Penney to close Wisconsin facility, cut 670 jobs

Penney said its supply chain network is "oversized" in the area when compared wi.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 13th, 2018

U.S., in Shift, Signals Readiness to Talk With North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said “it’s too early to judge” whether new overtures involving North and South Korea could lead to a serious diplomatic process regarding Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons program......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 13th, 2018

US signals major change on North Korea after South Korea"s president agrees to meet Kim Jong Un

Getty US Vice President Mike Pence signalled a major shift in US policy on North.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 12th, 2018

China Leads Global Battery Race

Chinese companies dominate the cobalt supply chain that begins in Congo, giving them a huge advantage as electric-car production rises......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 11th, 2018

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Marietta, Ga., awarded $7.6 million Air Force contract

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co. in Marietta, Ga., has been awarded a $7.6 million Air Force contract. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract is for C-5 contractor logistics support services, including supply chain management, repair, and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 9th, 2018

The Chain: Potential ADM Takeover Of Bunge Carries Uncertain Supply Chain Impacts

The Chain: Potential ADM Takeover Of Bunge Carries Uncertain Supply Chain Impacts.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 8th, 2018