Parents Ship Their Baby Girl Across The Country Through FedEx. The Reason Why Is Unbelievable

  • 21 March, 2016
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I found this on my facebook feed recently.  This story reminds me of the human side of supply chain and logistics.  Well done FedEx!

Pressure is On for Operations: Activists at the Gate

Tidbits from my reading in the Financial Times this morning. Since 2000, 52% of the companies in the Fortune 500 have either gone bankrupt, been acquired, ceased to exist, or dropped out of th

Is Amazon going backwards?

  • 08 February, 2016
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In the WSJ Logistics report I get every morning I saw a story about Amazon creating physical retail space.

Chipotle took shortcuts and is paying the price

  • 04 February, 2016
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According to a WSJ article "Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.

General Mills swaps out the rabbit!

  • 29 January, 2016
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The marketing folks at General Mills have recruited a new rabbit for Trix cereal to showcase their natural ingredients.

In-N-Out Burger Pop Up Down Under?

  • 20 January, 2016
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For those that may not know them, In-N-Out Burgers have a devoted, almost fanatic, group of patrons.  And they're all in 6 states in the US.

Q&A: What Should Be the Role of the Sales Forecast in Demand Management?

I love getting questions from LinkedIn and from my blogs. I will answer them here and share with the greater network. Here is the answer to the question I got today:

First came Prime, then Prime by drone, now Prime by sea?

  • 18 January, 2016
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Amazon is taking to the sea apparently.