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Nov 02, 2011 | 01:45 PM CDT

On-Time Delivery: The Measurement that Matters

By: Simon Kaye

The beauty brand owner that is not transforming its logistics processes to meet today's global shipping requirements, and consistently measuring how well it meets them, will have a dysfunctional sourcing and shipping effort that is a competitive disadvantage in the constantly changing global marketplace.

Jun 07, 2011 | 12:19 PM CDT

Logistics Intelligence + Efficiency = Competitive Advantage

By: Simon Kaye

An intelligent supply chain creates competitive advantage through seamless integration that meets business requirements.

Mar 08, 2011 | 09:53 AM CST

The Inside Secrets of Your Outside Partners

By: Lisa Doyle

Strengthen your business by capitalizing on the companies all along your supply chain.

Nov 19, 2010 | 09:52 AM CST

A Packaging Approach That Conveys Efficiency

By: Elizabeth Boch

A smart, environmentally concious approach to packaging not only pleases consumers, but also can ensure more efficiency in several links of the supply chain.

Nov 05, 2010 | 12:03 PM CDT

Pack It In—A New Look at Packaging

By: Elizabeth Boch

With consumers re-igniting their loyalty to brands and increasingly demanding sustainable products, the time is ripe to evaluate packaging and how products get to the retailers.

Jun 03, 2010 | 03:24 PM CDT

Outsourcing—Far From Taboo

By: Elizabeth Abrams

Moving to a third-party logistics provider might not only save you money and time, but also free up availability and funds for other projects.

Apr 06, 2010 | 04:00 PM CDT

Where Brand Identity Meets Economies of Scale

By: Elizabeth Abrams

Sustainabilty goals and the communication of those goals to consumers can be achieved through packaging, design and the retail supply chain.

Mar 03, 2010 | 01:56 PM CST

Optimization and Sustainability—A Winning Combination

By: Pat Smorch

Optimizing the supply chain results in money saved and sustainable processes creation. Businesses will continue to gravitate toward a melding of both aspects and exploring synergies.

Feb 02, 2010 | 03:22 PM CST

Recession Doesn’t Spare Brand Owners’ Shipping Costs

By: Simon Kaye, Jaguar Freight Services

Choosing the right forwarder during tough economic times is an immediate cost-reduction strategy that goes right to the bottom line.

Nov 09, 2009 | 02:09 PM CST

Packaging—More Than Aesthetics

By: Elizabeth Abrams

In addition to being the outward, and often first, manifestation of brand identity, packaging directly affects the bottom line. Considering packaging in terms of its impact on shipping costs allows near-term savings and is key to long-term efforts toward sustainable practices and building brand equity.