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Is Samsung's Supply Chain Prepared for its Demand?

By Joseph Tanador | August 25, 2016

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Demand and pre-orders for Samsung Electronics’ new Galaxy Note 7 smartphone have exceeded the company’s estimates, the South Korean tech giant and the world’s largest smartphone maker announced on Wednesday.

What's in Store for the Battery Supply Chain?

By Precious Silva | August 23, 2016

Smart solutions in consumer electronics and automotive prompted a whole new need for portable energy storage solutions, promising billions in return.

Will the New Panama Canal Save the Shipping Industry?

By Jenina Borromeo | August 22, 2016

The expansion of the Panama Canal, which handles about a third of Asia-to-US trade, is poised to boost trade and shipping services by shortening the one-way journey by sea from Asia to the U.S. East Coast.

Tesla and the Future of the Trucking Industry

By Paula Lucero | August 11, 2016

The global trucking industry is currently facing two great challenges for sustainability: to transport a significantly higher volume of goods, and to further develop new means of delivery concepts.

Businesses Ramp Up IoT in their Supply Chains

By Angelo Rivera | August 10, 2016

IoT for the supply chain and transportation industries will enable organizations to work smarter, plan better, and foster intelligent decision making processes.

UK Pharma Awaits Fallout Following Brexit

By Josephine Grace Aguilo | July 29, 2016

A month after the British people voted to leave the EU, difficulties for the pharmaceutical industry and risks in future investments have arisen.

How Undersea Cables will Shape Communication

By Christine Balba | July 27, 2016

For more than a century, undersea cables have been an essential aspect of the infrastructure for the global product economy. These fiber-optic cables are laid on the seabed between land-based stations, carrying digital signals across stretches of ocean.

Inside Google's Supply Chain Shift

By Precious Silva | July 26, 2016

Google is set to shake up the smartphone market with its own handset.

How E-Commerce is Shaping the Logistics Industry

By Frances Zyra Mella | July 21, 2016

E-commerce is growing at an impressive rate. The total global business to customer e-commerce sales is anticipated to grow to US $2.3 trillion by 2017. In the United States, it’s expected to have an annual growth rate of 9.8% from 2013 and 2018. In Europe, it has an even bigger expected growth rate of 12% per year in the same time frame. But all that growth has to affect the global logistics industry.

Speculation and Shipping in the South China Sea

By Francine Yulo | July 18, 2016

 

Less has been said about the Permanent Court of Arbitration's ruling on territorial claims to the South China Sea than about the People’s Republic’s controversial—and yet not unexpected—dismissal of the tribunal’s conclusion. When dealing with an area said to match the size of Mexico with an estimated US $5T in myriad forms moving through it at any given time, everybody involved is bound to wonder what it means for business. A destabilized shipping route drives up costs in more ways than one, but how close are we to a problem that has yet to definitively present itself?