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Finding Profitable Proximity
Douglas Kent  
12/24/2012   (12) comments
How much does serving that customer offshore really cost? Let's revisit the justification for far-shore manufacturing.
Supply Chain: It's Still 'Risky Business'
Douglas Kent  
8/6/2012   (15) comments
An efficient supply chain is a competitive tool, but it is fraught with risks and challenges many companies struggle to understand.
A Return to Profitable Proximity
Douglas Kent  
7/11/2012   (17) comments
High-tech firms are more closely examining total cost in designing supply chains and in cases, moving production closer to consumers.
Managing the Loss of Knowledge
Douglas Kent  
7/9/2012   (5) comments
People are the most important elements in a supply chain. How do you assure continuity when critical employees leave?




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