In today’s rapidly evolving global marketplace, the efficient movement of goods has become a cornerstone of success for businesses across industries. As international trade continues to grow and e-commerce takes center stage, companies are seeking innovative ways to optimize their logistics strategies. One such solution that has gained prominence is transloading, a shipping technique that facilitates the seamless transfer of goods between different modes of … Read More
The transportation of dangerous goods is a critical aspect of supply chains that demands meticulous planning and adherence to strict safety standards. Mishandling hazardous chemicals can pose significant risks to people, the environment, and property. To ensure safe and secure transportation, companies must be well-informed about the various classes of dangerous goods and comply with specific requirements. Understanding Dangerous Goods Classes: Before embarking on the … Read More
The pet food supply chain is a complex web of processes that ensures our furry friends receive the nutrition they need. Many have wondered about the journey that pet food takes before it ends up in their pet’s bowl. This exploration offers a fascinating insight into the pet food supply chain, covering the entire process from sourcing ingredients to manufacturing, distribution, and the ultimate nourishment … Read More
In today’s world, sustainability has become a vital consideration for businesses in every industry. According to a recent Forbes article, “Why a Sustainable Supply Chain is Critical to the Future of Consumer Products,” consumers are increasingly looking for products that are sustainably sourced and produced. In fact, research shows that 90% of consumers would switch to a brand that is associated with a good cause. … Read More
Local food distribution typically involves the movement of fresh, locally grown or produced food from the point of origin to local consumers. The process can vary depending on the specific type of food being distributed, as well as the size and structure of the distribution network. In general, local food distribution begins with the farmers or producers who grow or make the food. When farmers … Read More
The global health and beauty industry has grown exponentially in recent years. Online sales have accounted for a significant portion of this growth. In 2020, the industry’s value was estimated at $380 billion, and according to a report by Allied Market Research, the global cosmetics industry is forecasted to reach $463.5 billion by 2027. It’s essential to understand the regulations and best practices for shipping … Read More
By: Grace Cronin What is the Great Resignation? A term recently coined to describe the phenomenon of large groups of people, mainly in the U.S., quitting their jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, the supply chain industry is not immune from this phenomenon, and many fear it only adds to the current Supply Chain Crisis.