Time for a Change: No More Press Releases on LogisticsMatter.com

Three and a half years ago I founded LogisticsMatter. It started out of professional curiosity after my first encounters with Twitter at the end of 2009. I started spreading logistics news and backgrounds with @LogisticsMatter to have a place to collect what I found interesting and to see what happened if I approached Twitter as a business tool. I never […]

How to Cut Supply Chain Costs without Paying the Price

Today I was at the CSCMP Europe Conference near Amsterdam. The conference is in The Netherlands for the third time out of the nine times it was held. This year’s theme is How to Cut Supply Chain Costs without Paying the Price. With the economic recession still going strong, it is a subject which is top of mind with Supply Chain […]

LogisticsMatter.com recognized as an “Elite Resource for Logistics”

In April of 2010, almost 3 years ago, I decided to start a twitter account aimed at spreading supply chain and logistics news, background stories, and other interesting material that I found on the world wide web. Why? Because I was curious about what would happen if I did. To my surprise I had hundreds of followers within the first few months. This […]

Operational Excellence is at the Top of the 2012 Supply Chain Agenda

What is the number one business driver for 2012 according to 350 Supply Chain professionals? Market volatility. 52% of the respondents in the annual international Capgemini Consulting supply chain study 2012 Global Supply Chain Agenda said so. According to the report it is increased commodity and raw material prices that will put enormous pressure on procurement spend and overall profitability. […]