Integrated Logistics Blog (5)

Logistics Management | DIY | Home Improvement | Retail | History of Supply Chain

Planers, Trolleys and Adjustable Wrenches

No, it’s not a Steve Martin movie. As people spend more time at home during the pandemic, and work-from-home looks like it's here to stay, home renova...

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Logistics Management | Supply Chain | Silicon Chip Shortage | Medical Device Manufacturing

Where the chips fall with our unsung heroes

The medical teams working around the world to combat what is becoming a very long global pandemic are to be commended for their continued dedication t...

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Logistics Management | Supply Chain | Market Recession | Distributor

Building Materials and Products

“Disruptive technologies, product innovation, and digitization will transform the building-products industry. Incumbents can protect themselves by tra...

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Logistics Management | Supply Chain | History of Supply Chain | Logistics History and Speculation

Coffee, logistics, and the importance of big steel boxes.

Four in five people reading this article will have a steaming cup of coffee within easy reach. Now this, admittedly, is an entirely made-up statistic....

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Supply Chain | Pricing | Wholesaler | Market Recession | Distributor | Dropshipping | Inventory | Warehousing | Transportation Models

Wholesailing through the logistics crisis

Many companies feel helpless to navigate through the uncharted waters of a global pandemic and unprecedently seen disruption in the supply chain. What...

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Pricing Strategy | Budgeting | Supply Chain

Three critical mind-shifts before optimizing your budget

Asked to list their greatest concerns for 2021, three in four CFOs report reduced profitability as their company’s biggest challenge, according to a r...

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Logistics Management | Entrepreneurial Spirit | Origin Story

Perseverance. Competitiveness. Dedication. Heart. Passion.

What moves a 13-year-old boy to wake up at 3 a.m., ride his bike to a pier in Lake Michigan, and spend all day casting a fishing rod in hopes of conne...

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