Wednesday 2nd Sep 2015 - Supply Chain Standard

Malory Davies FCILT,

KitKat just got a little bit sweeter

It might be sweet and gooey and deliciously chocolatey, but, in the UK at least, there has always been a strong moral dimension to the cocoa business.

Plan to drive inefficiency from inbound grocery chain

GS1, the data standards organisation, has launched a Perfect Order initiative to tackle hidden operating costs, delays and process inefficiencies in the inbound grocery supply chain, while addressing the need to create a seamless shopping experience.

Stock-outs drive buyers elsewhere – survey

Some 57 per cent of in-store shoppers experiencing stock-outs have gone elsewhere or simply not bought at all, according to a survey by GT Nexus in association with YouGov.