More firms to prefer supply chain outsourcing: Freightgate Report

February 9, 2012: More companies operating in the logistics sector will go for outsourcing their supply chain and logistics requirements to logistics companies with Information Technology capabilities in 2012. The main driver behind outsourcing is speedy execution and delivery and to develop collaborative solutions. This observation was made by Freightgate, which offers internet solutions in […]

Top 10 issues in procurement business in 2012

February 8, 2012: The following are the top ten issues that are expected to impact procurement business: The main issue with any of the enterprise is the revenue growth and the next important issue is the improvement in operating margin. As a result, enabling growth and revenue were the important issues in procurement for going […]

Apple relooking at outsourcing strategy

January 13, 2012: Apple is planning to revamp its outsourcing strategy it has adopted for long for tablet and smart phone manufacturing. This information appeared in DigiTimes, a website which has its base in Taiwan, citing supply chain sources. It is reported that Pegatron Technology will cater to the outsourcing orders placed for production of […]

Outsourcing leads to agility in transportation?

November 10, 2011: In supply chain, agility and flexibility are means to attain competitive advantage. In modern supply chain, what works today won’t work tomorrow. In today’s information age which is characterized by consumerism and globalization, the product lifecycles are getting shorter. Customers are more informed than they were a few years back and are […]