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Unreliable Mineral Supplies Impede US Innovation
Hal Quinn 11/22/2013 (9) comments
From the lithium in laptop and smartphone batteries, to the copper circuitry in satellites and the silicon in semiconductors, minerals are fundamental to America’s most innovative industries, including the electronics supply chain.
Shutdown Grazes Tech Supply Chain
Tam Harbert 11/21/2013 (4) comments
The federal government shutdown didn't bring business to a halt, but business did get grazed, and, as always, there will be an impact in the electronics supply chain.
Instead of Going to China, Bring China to You
Logical Link 11/19/2013 (18) comments
For years, companies sent their manufacturing operations to China. Now with economic woes still hanging heavy over many developed countries' GDP growth potential, some nations are trying to get Chinese companies to send operations -- and investments -- their way.
Top 10 Strategic Tech Trends for 2014
Suzanne Deffree 10/28/2013 (16) comments
From mobile device integration to 3D printing to smart machines and more, Gartner lays out its top 10 strategic technology trends for 2014, where savvy members of the electronics supply chain will see opportunities.
To Reshore or Not to Reshore
Peter Buxbaum 10/8/2013 (8) comments
Electronics companies considering bringing operations back to the US should consider the total costs of overseas operations, including duties, freight, and longer lead times, not just wages and per-piece prices.
Reader Audit: Help Us Help You
Lynn Torrel 10/3/2013 (3) comments
I encourage readers from these organizations to share your thoughts, concerns and ideas with us here at EBN Velocity so we can work together to make the supply chain even more productive and prosperous for everyone.
Is It Time to Invest in Your Supply Chain?
Wade McDaniel 10/1/2013 (5) comments
Even with all of the turmoil in the world, the macro numbers are encouraging. Now could be the time to invest and to make some big innovative changes in supply chain capabilities that will directly help customers.
The First 3 Steps to a Mobile Supply Chain
Laurie Sullivan 8/13/2013 (13) comments
The ability to make changes to your supply chain from a mobile device will prove invaluable. Here are three important considerations to help secure the mobile app between your company's enterprise platform and your supplier's.
Spying Claims Cast Shadow Over US-EU Trade Talks
Logical Link 7/16/2013 (13) comments
With spying allegations hanging over US-EU trade talks, long-awaited negotiations could prove a big boost for both sides. If they don't go through, supply chain professionals may add them to the list of risks worth watching.
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