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DIALOG | April 18, 2013

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Emerging Markets Break Through

To tap the potential of emerging markets, shippers and their service providers spring forward with new logistics tactics and strategies. Read full article…

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The Bright Side of Logistics in India

There is more to India's supply chain scene than its perceived shortcomings. Read full article…

The Supermercados Supply Chain

A Peruvian grocery store improves its distribution network. Read full article…

Nearsourcing to Mexico

Mexico's reduced transit times and lower logistics costs make it a preferred near-shoring location. Read full article…

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Ocean Carriers in Port Readying for TransloadSharing the Load

Transloading allows shippers to reduce touches and costs, and create greater flexibility to respond to changing demand in global shipments. Read full article…

CPG Companies Seek Middle Ground

Mid-sized consumer packaged goods companies struggle with retailer demands. Read full article…

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India License PlateAuto Industry Fuels Indian Economy

Questions about protectionist business and trade policies, socio-political imbalances, and transportation weaknesses plague India, but the country shows signs of progress in one industry: automotive. Read full article…

Five Tips for Landing a Successful Supply Chain Internship

To help develop proven supply chain talent, many organizations are establishing internship programs. Find the one that best suits your goals, and use your professional network to make it happen. Read full article…

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Various Sporting BallsKeeping the Ball Rolling

Sporting goods manufacturers and retailers must manage seasonal peaks to avoid stockouts and meet online customers' demand for prompt delivery. Read full article…

Performance-Based Negotiations: Simulation as Support for Decision-Making

This article, available exclusively on, explains how using an advanced logistics simulation tool to analyze system performance and lifecycle cost can help logisticians negotiate better performance-based logistics contracts. Read full article…

E-commerce Warehouse FulfilmentE-Commerce: Finding the Sweet Spot

Online retailers seeking new DC and warehouse sites need transportation infrastructure and other resources to support a constant, rapid-fire flow of shipments. Read full article…

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