The Second Annual BREAKBULK MIDDLE EAST 2016

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The Second Annual BREAKBULK MIDDLE EAST 2016 23­26 October, 2016 Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) Hall 5 Abu Dhabi, UAE Project owners, EPCs, transport and logistics professionals and others involved in the shipment of project and breakbulk cargo from … Read More

Should Amazon Go into the Brick and Mortar Business?

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Recently, the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) published an article titled, “Amazon Stores: Why All Retailers Should Be Afraid” in which it quoted  a source from one of the Chief Executives of General Growth Operators, who claimed that Amazon will be … Read More

How Open Bids in the Procurement of Space Rockets by the United States’ Air Force Could Save US tax Payers Billions of Dollars

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In a recent Senate hearing, the issue was raised whether the US Air Force should open its bidding process in the procurement of Space Rockets. The air force’s current provider, United Launch Alliance (ULA), enjoys a monopoly of being the … Read More

Using Toyota’s Supply Chain Best Practices in Constructing Pre-Fabricated Homes

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Surprisingly, the founder of Toyota, Kiichiro Toyoda, did not start out working in the automotive industry. He wanted to automate the loom machine to alleviate the burden it placed on his mother and the women in the village.They were still … Read More

Supply Chain Optimization for Entry into New Markets

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In order to be competitive, a company needs to have an efficient supply chain. Once it is in line with the strategies and objectives of the business, the supply chain will provide the company with the competitive advantage to enter … Read More