What Modern Supply Chains Can Learn From Henry Ford

Henry Ford was a revolutionary in manufacturing in his time, but the current manufacturing environment is so different that it might be hard to believe that modern supply chains can still learn some lessons from his approach. In fact, Ford was a supply chain pioneer. He was a strong supporter of innovation as well as … Read more

Supply Chain Fragility Making Headlines

There have been a lot of negative stories about supply chains in the news lately. Take, for example, the recent recall by Fiat Chrysler of 1.9 million vehicles around the world due to seat belt and airbag problems. Ocean carrier Hanjin Shipping’s bankruptcy left $14 billion in goods essentially stranded at sea on half a … Read more