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Today’s businesses must be able to swiftly respond to the constant changes emerging across their global global supply chains and fulfillment networks to improve

us europe trade offshoring  time has come for us to return the favor to Kinaxis resident expert Trevor Miles, director of thought leadership and (chief blogger) at Kinaxis. Miles has focused much of his career with Kinaxis on seeking new market opportunities within the company’s distinctive supply chain management (SCM) competence. As part of the product management and product marketing team, Miles is instrumental in the company’s competitive and market intelligence, and is responsible for identifying market trends and

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us europe trade offshoring  A report from the US Census Bureau titled Statistics for Industry Groups and Industries: 2005 and another from Statistics Canada titled Wholesale Trade: The Year 2006 in Review indicate that wholesalers are changing their business models to become distributors as opposed to manufacturers. Between 2002 and 2005, overall labor and capital in the manufacturing sectors decreased substantially. US industry data (from about 10 years ago) indicates that the North American manufacturing industry was engaged in Read More

Nearshoring: Looking Closer to Home


Companies looking for savings but worried about the risks and cultural barriers involved in offshore outsourcing, whose business processes have a strong customer focus or regulations-driven reporting element, could benefit from nearshoring. Nearshoring involves outsourcing work to companies with the economic benefits of an offshore location, but a closer cultural, linguistic, and geographic fit with the user organisation.

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