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Target pushes out chief supply chain officer in continued operational realignment
Kathee Tesija had run company's global supply chain since 2012.
The Rainmakers
For our 2015 Rainmakers, success isn't just about fame and fortune. It's also about making a contribution to the logistics field and advancing the profession.
"State of Logistics Report": U.S. business logistics costs hit $1.45 trillion in 2014, up 3.1 percent from 2013
Logistics costs accounted for 8.3 percent of U.S. GDP last year, according to annual report issued by Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP).
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Make a new plan, Stan
In the supply chain world, we're accustomed to working to a plan. But when it comes to our life and career paths, it's often a different story.
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.
North American online shoppers willing to forego fast delivery for low fees
Survey shows consumers find shipping costs "very important."
The property and the pendulum
The U.S. industrial property sector has firmly swung to a landlord's market. That means higher rents, fewer concessions, and tenants who'll take it and like it.
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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