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Publication on E-Commerce-Friendly Packaging

Packaging manufacturer TricorBraun has released a digital magazine addressing challenges related to e-commerce faced by consumer-packaged goods companies, and available solutions. TricorBraun said these challenges include consumers'…

National Standards for Supplier Audits Proposed

The Global Retailer and Manufacturer Alliance (GRMA) announced that it is in the final stages of completing a comprehensive set of standards for the auditing and inspection of suppliers and manufacturers. The standards will cover…

UL Sets Up On-Demand EHS Education

UL EHS Sustainability, the UL arm that focuses on employee health and safety and related issues, has released a new eLearning website that makes it easier to view and purchase any of UL's workplace health and safety courses. UL is…

Auto Cybersecurity Summit May 1-8, 2018

SANS Institute, a provider of information security training, announced that the second annual Automotive Cybersecurity Summit and Training will take place May 1-8, 2018 in Chicago, IL. The Summit was created to foster a culture of…

Program Trains Women to Lead in Energy Industry

The Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) will present a week-long WBENC Energy Executive Program, focused on increasing the  capabilities of women leaders in the energy, oil and gas industry supply chains. "The WBENC…

Registration Opens for ISM2018, May 6-9 in Nashville

The Institute for Supply Management, announced that registration is open for the supply management profession's largest global event, ISM2018, which will be held May 6-9, 2018 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in…

Procurement Career Conference Sept. 28

As global procurement training budgets continue to plummet, executives are taking control of their careers by turning to new digital opportunities to enhance their skills and professional development. With this in mind, Procurious.com,…

Drug Firm Offers Plan to Fight Opioid Abuse

The pharmaceutical company Mallinckrodt plc (NYSE: MNK) has proposed a  "Prescription for America's Opioid Epidemic," six policy initiatives that the company believes would significantly advance the fight against prescription drug abuse and…

HP Sets Social Impact SCM Goals

HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) released its 2016 Sustainability Report, outlining efforts to shrink its global footprint by 2025 through a 10% decrease in supply chain  greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions intensity from 2015 levels. The company also…

ISM Helping Managers Deal With Economic Uncertainty

In today's volatile global market place, says the Institute for Supply Management (ISM), purchasing and procurement executives face a major challenge: how to negotiate purchasing agreements during times of geopolitical and trade policy…

Webinar: Aligning Procurement and Finance

A webinar to be held April 26 will discuss ways Procurement and Finance can work together to reduce risk, optimize working capital, and manage a procure-to-pay process that is operationally efficient and effective. The webinar is hosted…

Nissan, Tennessee Train Workers

Nissan and the Tennessee Board of Regents have opened a joint facility to train workers to increase the manufacturing, automotive and technology workforce in Middle Tennessee. Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Board of Regents…

Scholarship for Women in SCM and Logistics

AFN Logistics, a third-party logistics provider, is partnering with two of the country's top supply chain and logistics educational programs to support women pursuing careers in the industry. The company announced the AFN Women's…

Webinar: “Embracing Disruption in the Supply Chain”

"Companies today are three times more conservative than they are innovative," says Lora Cecere, Founder and CEO of Supply Chain Insights, in a new web video. "They lack the processes and know how to move forward and become innovative.…

DSS and PMI Fight Publishing Fraud

Feb 22, 2017 - Document Security Systems, Inc., a provider of anti-counterfeiting and authentication solutions, announced it has been selected by the Project Management Institute, Inc., a not-for-profit association for the project, program…

Christian Buhagiar is CEO of SCMA

Feb 13, 2017 - The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA), Canada's largest association for supply chain management professionals, announced the appointment of Christian Alan Buhagiar as President and Chief Executive Officer. He…

Demand High for Business School Graduates

Jun 21, 2016 - Companies plan to hire more MBAs directly from business schools this year than in 2015, according to a survey report released by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Some 88% of corporate recruiters who work…

Attracting Young Women to STEM Careers

June 09, 2016 - It's not news that there is a shortage of skilled science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) talent in today's workplace. What is news is the number of young women who drop out of these subjects starting as early as…

AberdeenEssentials.com Launched

Mar 21, 2016 - Aberdeen Group, a provider of technology industry data, predictive analytics and content, announced the launch of Aberdeen Essentials. The online publication  features distinct channels for professionals in IT,…

CSCMP-SF Student Competition Winners

Jul 21, 2015 - Winners of the 2015 CSCMP San Francisco Roundtable scholarship competition were announced by Michele Carroll, President of the CSCMP-SFRT. The annual supply chain industry scholarship competition, sponsored by CSCMP and…