Protecting global supply chains from geopolitical risk

Global political events can impact world trade and supply chains in particular, so coping strategies are essential to limit disruption and maintain production

7 reasons platforms are the future of supply chain

Supply chains are moving onto cloud-hosted platforms. In these environments hundreds of thousands of partners on a supply chain can share inventory, shipping information and invoices. Here are seven reasons why platformisation could be the future for supply chain management

Collaboration is key for supply chain innovation

Being faster, better and cheaper than the competition requires colleagues, partners and stakeholders across an entire supply chain to work together

How blockchain is improving supply chain transparency

Blockchain and other digital platforms are opening up complex supply chains in agriculture, but without involvement at every level there are limitations to their success

How tech and investment could help feed the many

Investment in improved supply chain management and precision farming techniques hold the key to banishing famine and malnutrition

Cleaning up the fashion supply chain

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Enlightened fashion brands are cleaning up their supply chains by ensuring ethical standards and sustainable use of resources

The need for a sustainable global supply chain

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High street giant Marks & Spencer is leading the charge against abuses in the global supply chain with a long-term commitment to sustainability

Changing face of logistics liability

As a leading freight transport insurer, TT Club has a clear and knowledgeable perspective on the current trend for freight forwarders and other logistics operators to undertake onerous risk liabilities as part of their services