Who could have imagined, 30 years ago, that computers would become the support system of virtually everything we do? A good example of this can be found in the realm of supply-chain security. Read More
Tag: cargo theft
On the surface, supply-chain risk management has a simple goal: to identify and mitigate risks along the supply chain to ensure maximum security. With a closer look, however, the the elements at play get a little more complex. Read More
Organized retail crime (ORC) is continuing to grow, with nearly three-quarters of retailers surveyed reporting an increase in the past year, according to the 14th annual ORC study released recently by the National Retail Federation.
“Retailers continue to deal with increasing challenges and complications surrounding organized retail crime,” said NRF Read More
Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and enterprising cargo thieves will seek to exploit the abundance of unattended trailers and warehouses loaded with desirable cargo. Activity is expected to be higher this holiday season than previous years, because publications report consumer confidence is at an 18-year high and shoppers plan to spend Read More
The supply-chain web is spun so intricately that it’s impossible to know it, truly. Perhaps the most we can aim for is to gain knowledge about one link, then another, and gradually appreciate more fully how pieces fit together. Maybe it’s not realistic—when it comes to today’s supply chain—to have Read More
The daily life of an LP professional continues to become more and more complicated managing complex supply chains, global markets, risks, increased e-commerce, big data, and a list that continues to grow. From time to time we all need to take a step back and make sure the basic fundamentals Read More
Three men from Romania are locked up, facing fraud-related charges in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania. Both South Abington police and employees at Penn East Federal Credit Union are feeling proud. They say it’s very rare to catch suspects involved with debit card skimming and cloning because of how frequently it happens Read More
Police have identified the suspect accused of killing two people at a Kroger location near Louisville. Gregory Alan Bush, 51, is charged with two counts of murder and multiple counts of wanton endangerment.
According to his arrest citation, Bush went into the back of the Kroger on Taylorsville Road Wednesday and shot Read More