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Tuesday, April 23, 2013 -- Published alternate Tuesdays twice monthly. Next issue May 7
 
Co-Managing Supplier Risk: Part 1—The Challenges of Managing Supplier Risks
By Bill McBeath Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Managing supplier risks has become increasingly difficult and expensive. We explore the reasons why, as well as a promising new approach to solving the problem without breaking the bank.
[ Read: Co-Managing Supplier Risk: Part 1—The Challenges of Managing Supplier Risks ]
Item-level Retail RFID: Part 2—The Power of End-to-End
By Bill McBeath Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Once items are being tagged at the source, there are many different places and ways within the retail supply chain that RFID can be used to improve performance or provide additional value to the consumer. [ Read: Item-level Retail RFID: Part 2—The Power of End-to-End ]

Transparency, Compliance and Ethics are Needed in the Global Supply Chain
By Ann Grackin Tuesday, April 23, 2013
With the Dodd-Frank Act’s conflict mineral legislation coming into effect, many companies are working hard to create ethical frameworks in their supply chains.
[ Read: Transparency, Compliance and Ethics are Needed in the Global Supply Chain ]

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