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Chris Caplice – academic who helped make freight a science

MIT’s Dr. Chris Caplice is one of the most decorated and influential thinkers around freight and logistics, and is behind the MIT FreightLab and other ventures.

UBQ Materials’ circular approach to the supply chain

Israel-based UBQ Materials has developed advanced materials as a circular approach to managing waste items that could not otherwise be reused.

David Food, Head of Supply Chain at Board International, Q&A

We speak to Board International’s David Food about how ethical and sustainable settlement is an effective solution to supply chain disruptions.

Optimizing packaging to overcome supply chain disruptions

Managing inventory operations with the help of technology and AI is key to building an efficient, sustainable, digitized and resilient supply chain.

Supply chain partner Achilles appoints new CEO Paul Stanley

Global supply chain performance and risk management leader Achilles has appointed Paul Stanley as its new CEO to drive the company’s operations and vision.

Q&A with Ivalua’s Global Head of Manufacturing, Sundar Kamak

We chat with Ivalua’s Sundar Kamak about how manufacturers can deal with ongoing supply chain disruptions through risk management and digital transformation.

Advancing the digital supply chain with strategic sourcing

As supply chain disruptions continue, strategic sourcing is one way businesses can improve sustainability, resilience and drive digital transformation.

Microchip technology, from creation to scarcity in the supply chain

As chip shortages continue to squeeze the manufacturing supply chain, we outline the transformative history of this 20th-century invention.

Three ways to prepare your supply chain for the future

The global supply chain is facing unprecedented challenges. But these obstacles can be overcome with resilience, agility and a commitment to sustainability.

Russian invasion slows as tech supply chain fractures

The global crisis in semiconductor manufacturing is forcing Russian soldiers to raid abandoned kitchens in Ukraine to feed their weapons with ancient chips.


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