Logistics: When Talk is Cheap, Put it into Action

Posted: March 18, 2014

The use of the term, “Lean” in business and manufacturing is widely used today. Lean, meaning efficient use of resources, is tacked on to just about any and every process out there: Lean Accounting, Lean Healthcare, Lean Enterprise, Lean Manufacturing, Lean Production and of course, Lean Logistics. Continue reading

Logistics: Know Who Your Friends Are

Posted: March 5, 2014

It’s pretty easy to look down your monthly financial reports and determine whether you’re making money or not. It can be a challenge though to look at budget reports to make sure that each expense line item is staying within estimates. So, when you look at the line item marked “Shipping,” how does it look? Continue reading