Logistics Management study on supply chain disruptions. A few takeaways: 1) bringing operations “closer to home;” 2) “global disruptions” increased shipper freight rates up to 71%; 3) very long lead times required; and 4) 83% re-thinking global supply chain operations.
The Significance of China’s Latest National Food Safety Standard Plan by Mingyi Liu, Analyst/ GIC Group China’s latest plan for the development of its Safety Standard (食品安全国家标准) was released by the National Health Commission (国家卫生健康委员会/ NHC) in early June to solicit public comments. A total of 41 entries covering standards for food additives, products, …
The Food Safety Administration Act draft legislation in the US reflects concerns over food safety surveillance capabilities. Concerns mount in the face of global supply chain, food security issues, and trade restrictions. And then there’s COVID! Huge challenges ahead.
Global snacking giant Mondelez says sustainability in business operations is much more important to food and beverage companies to achieve economic profitability than popular opinion currently dictates, urging firms to think in the long-term.