Supply Chain Management

‘Earthquake’ supply chain law hits suppliers to Germany
Supply Chain Management

‘Earthquake’ supply chain law hits suppliers to Germany

Companies that supply large German businesses are being questioned about their own supply chains in greater detail than ever after a new law took effect on January 1.

Reshoring: The way back also begins with the first step
Supply Chain Management

Reshoring: The way back also begins with the first step

The relocation of production steps from overseas or the selection of regional suppliers should be anchored in the corporate strategy. We show you how.

Sustainability, cost optimization, risk management – can...
Supply Chain Management

Sustainability, cost optimization, risk management – can...

In view of the current crises, companies and their procurement departments have to face a wide variety of challenges - reconciling sometimes conflicting objectives is a balancing act that can only succeed if the management team is actively involved, as we explain in the cover story.

Six Steps to Keep Ahead of the Inflation & Supply Chain C...
Supply Chain Management

Six Steps to Keep Ahead of the Inflation & Supply Chain C...

The golden quarter was somewhat tarnished last year, with high street chains and consumer goods producers hit by a perfect storm of longer lead times, inflationary and demand-linked cost increases, and sustained disruption to labour across the globe.

Lead Times: Tracking Every Product in Real Time
Supply Chain Management

Lead Times: Tracking Every Product in Real Time

Short lead times are important to us, as they reduce the amount of capital that is tied up. Since the pandemic things have changed.

Lead Times Study: Risks & potentials of the Silk Road
Supply Chain Management

Lead Times Study: Risks & potentials of the Silk Road

INVERTO Lead Times Study 2020 shows current challenges and potentials regarding Lead Times

Magazine 07: Experts On Risk Management Tools
Supply Chain Management

Magazine 07: Experts On Risk Management Tools

Interview with Heiko Schwarz, CEO of riskmethods, on the topic of risk management tools

Magazine 05: Achieving sustainable goals with procurement
Supply Chain Management

Magazine 05: Achieving sustainable goals with procurement

Achieving Sustainability Goals - Only with PROCUREMENT on Board: Procurement as a driver for the transformation processes

Raw Materials Study 2020 with Handelsblatt
Rohstoffe - mehrere Bagger auf einer Baustelle
Supply Chain Management

Raw Materials Study 2020 with Handelsblatt

Complete study results of the INVERTO Raw Materials Study 2020 and recommendations for action

Delivery reliability is a priority
Supply Chain Management

Delivery reliability is a priority

Reliable transports around the globe were taken for granted before the Corona crisis; today the focus is on delivery reliability.