Opinions

Background check

From the August 2022 print edition While public purchasing institutions typically want to ensure that a bidder has the required…

Getting back to work

From the August 2022 print edition I’ve seen many changes in supply chain during my 12 years as a Certified Supply Chain…

What, me worry?

From the August 2022 print edition When I was a kid, I flat-out loved Mad Magazine. My guess is that many of you reading this…

The end of JIT?

From the August 2022 print edition If there’s one thing that supply chain professionals excel at, it’s contingency planning.…

False alarm?

From the June 2022 print edition At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic two years ago, I did something I had not done for almost…

Fuel price woes

From the June 2022 print edition Happily, while the COVID-19 pandemic and its attendant restrictions hit supply chains hard,…

Facing reality

From the April 2022 print edition The COVID-19 pandemic should have been a wake-up call for North America. Through no fault of…