A chat with Scott Phillips

Global Supply Chain & Sourcing Director for ECCO Global Shoe Production & Sourcing. We are pleased to bring back in 2021 our fire-side chat column with key people in the supply chain industry. It is with particular pleasure to chat-up with Scott Phillips of ECCO shoes, who has for the last year been battling, like […]

How can logistics handle disruption through supply chain resilience?

Global trade disruption will continue to happen beyond the pandemic. Managing cross-border, international supply chains with multiple, disconnected systems and manual processes indeed have many pitfalls. One misfiled declaration, missing document, or unread urgent email can block a shipment. No one wants to deal with delays, missed sales, or unhappy customers, and certainly not fines. […]

Supply Chain Collaboration – a prerequisite for low carbon logistics?

In an earlier issue of LogiSys I summarised the results of a survey that Kuehne Logistics University’s new Center for Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chains and the European Freight and Logistics Leaders Forum (F&L) conducted enquiring about European-based companies’ efforts to decarbonise their logistics.  In this follow-up article I focus an important aspect of the […]

Profitable Agility and Resilience in Supply Chain Execution

Synopsis: Imperatives in an Unpredictable World The Covid-19 pandemic has confirmed what we already knew: modern supply chains must be built on a foundation of extreme agility and responsiveness. The sudden onset of Covid-19 only reinforced what supply chain professionals had already realized: uncertainty is the only real certainty. In an age of great volatility, […]

LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – May 2021

A Chat with Scott Philipps This edition features an interview with Scott Phillips, explores strategies for managing logistics disruption through supply chain resilience, discusses the importance of biodiversity in green corridors, examines the necessity of collaboration for low-carbon logistics, and delves into technological innovations for staying competitive. Articles in this edition include: