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High-tech leaders seek cost cuts with shorter supply chains
UPS survey shows decline in offshoring strategy.
Logistics gives back
Here's our monthly roundup of some of the charitable works and donations by companies in the material handling and logistics space.
APICS, AST&L agree to merge; combination forms single supply chain research, education body
Combined entity committed to end-to-end supply chain training.
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Bringing long industry experience to the classroom: interview with Joseph Estrella
For more than three decades, Joseph Estrella held supply chain management positions for major companies. He now brings that experience to bear in the classroom at the University of Rhode Island.
The King is dead. Long live the King!
No matter what your role in the supply chain, sooner or later you're going to have to make tough calls about recruiting, hiring, or promoting your successor.
A supply chain generation gap?
Is there a gap between the older and younger generations in the supply chain profession? You bet there is, and thank goodness for that.
Hard at work and lovin' it
Respondents to DCV's latest salary survey may be putting in long hours, but job satisfaction remains high.
Prologis scoops up KTR's U.S. industrial assets, platform to beef up domestic presence
$5.9 billion deal strengthens world's largest developer's footprint in six key U.S. markets.
Solving problems you don't know you have
The T-shirt said it all: "I'm a Logistician. I solve problems you didn't even know you had in ways you can't understand."
Logistics gives back
Here are some recent examples of charitable work and donations by companies in the logistics and material handling space.

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