- How Employer Cash Flow Impacts Workplace Safety – Insurance Journal: Have you ever wondered how employer cash flow impacts worker safety? Then check out a recent survey from the University of Texas at Dallas discussing the financial constraints that impact workplace safety and the implications for firm value and employee welfare here.
- Using Drones To Improve Manufacturing And Supply Chain Capabilities – Forbes: According to ARC’s Rick Rys in a recent Forbes interview, “Drone technology has gained traction very quickly.” This even extends to improving manufacturing and supply chain capabilities. What are your thoughts on utilizing this leading technology?
- Ensuring Your Supply Chain is Ready for Natural Disasters – Supply Chain Digital: What role can the supply chain play in helping manage the risks posed by natural disasters? According to this Supply Chain Digital article, The World Economic Forum has suggested that significant disruption to the supply chain is likely to impact a company’s share price by 7% on average.
- How Manufacturers are Applying New Technology to Improve Operations – Spend Matters: According to a recent survey of more than 100 manufacturing operations professionals conducted by UPS and IDC, about a quarter of respondents that were thriving companies had reached the highest level (stage 5) of supply chain decision-making maturity. Meaning, these manufacturing companies were already applying real-time analysis to supply chain activities, giving the organization the ability to anticipate supply chain disruption and mitigate any risk. Overall, a positive development. More findings can be found here.
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