Blog categorized as Supply

Cloud-Based Inventory Management Software by Robert Pawlowski

03-19-17 08:47 AM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
slalogo2015'Inventory' includes raw materials, work-in-process, supplies and finished goods. It has associated costs, which may be classified as ordering costs and holding costs. Modern inventory management practices encourage holding amounts adequate for current needs - warehouse managers will tell you that i...

All About The Supply Chain by Bella C. Fletcher

03-17-17 08:42 AM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
sla-logo-2015030smallpng2Managing the supply chain is important for any business. When a small business experiences supply management issues, these can be just as troublesome as for a global company. In fact, the result of inhibited or inefficient growth can affect a small business even more than a larger one. This is becau...

Supply Jobs Enable Continuity by Jack Sweeney

02-26-17 11:06 AM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
sla-logo-2015030smallpng2Supply jobs are crucial to any company, keeping the flow of their materials and/or services moving in order to facilitate production, be it of a product or a service. Without an even supply of the necessary raw materials, production will grind to a halt, and the sales department will be left with no...

Financial Sector Supply Management - How Is Financial Procurement Different From Others ? by Amir Sebahat

01-21-17 11:32 AM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
slalogo2015Off-record, a lot of organizations would cautiously admit that their procurement finance departments have anything but a close working relationship. It is quite rare in an enterprise to see two organizations working concurrently to accomplish the same goals and objectives, using standard metrics and...

Do All Warehouses Need A WMS Software Package?

09-25-16 04:58 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
sla-logo-2015030smallpng2Just as important as it is to ask if your company needs a WMS is the necessity to discern what WMS Software options even exist. Not all warehouse operations benefit equally from a WMS but that is not to automatically conclude that there might not be certain functionalities that your company could be...

Electrical Safety In The Workplace

09-07-16 02:56 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
sla-logo-2015030smallpng2Anyone who works with electricity in any form needs to be aware of certain hazards and risks which apply in almost any situation. The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 apply to standard safety practice in the United Kingdom. Anyone who is connected in any way with the health and safety of their w...

Dont Go Another Day Without Inventory Control Software

09-05-16 02:45 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
sla-logo-2015030smallpng2Barcode scanners and stock control management software are not just for large companies anymore. Keeping track of inventory is a task that is required of small to medium sized business, as well as large companies. Even modestly sized companies of only a few employees, that sell manufactured goods or...

How To Choose Document Shredding Services

07-21-16 01:41 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
home_university_tabber_1 Better document shredding services offer a variety of options that are aimed at the satisfaction of different office and business requirements. Even though technology is swiftly phasing out the use of paper, it is still an undeniable fact that paper use is still very vital in different sectors...

Advantages Of Laser Cutting Vs. Mechanical Cutting

06-27-16 12:55 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
sla-logo-2015030smallpngBeing able to control a broad range of laser parameters precisely helps transform a flat sheet of metal into numerous parts with a variety of characteristic without the need of tooling. Read on to learn about the advantages of laser cutting over mechanical cutting. Cleaner Cuts Laser cutting allows ...

metrics supply chain

05-16-16 05:37 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)
youngpros6 The fundamentals of supply chain management are applicable to all organizations. Through proper alignment and synchronization, businesses of any size can be assured of receiving the best value in their supply chain. By implementing simple strategies, companies can achieve significant cost savings t...

Logistics Viewpoints: A Blog for Logistics, Supply Chain, and 3PL Executives - Logistics Viewpoints: A Blog for Logistics, Supply Chain, and 3PL Executives

03-29-13 09:08 PM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)

Supply Chain Analysis Ebook

03-27-13 02:58 AM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)

Non-Degreed Professionals Can Now Earn the CPSM Designation!!! - No More CSM

03-12-13 06:04 AM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)

This is great news for non-degreed professionals. ISM recognizes the value of experience and education with a single certification for supply chain management professionals.

Below is the news release from ISM's website:


ISM Expands Requirements for Its Procurement and Supply Chain Certificatio...

Zero Supplies Shortages for Hospitals: It's Possible! by Richard Rahn

12-04-12 08:00 AM By Randall Mauldin - Comment(s)

Zero supplies shortages for OR supplies sounds like an impossible dream, a "vision statement" that we can travel towards but never really reach. In fact, creating a supplies delivery system that can deliver on this vision is not only possible, it is relatively easy. Hospitals in particular...