Why We Need T-shaped People

Why We Need T-shaped People

T-shaped people, which means a person having depth of knowledge in one or more aspect and a breadth of knowledge across the entire process, are seen as ideal candidates for roles within the supply chain. T-shaped people are an excellent addition to any team. They are...
IMO2020 – What you need to Know

IMO2020 – What you need to Know

January 1st next year will mark the full implementation of the IMO 2020 regulations that enforces a new 0.5% global sulphur cap on fuel content – reducing the current 3.5% limit significantly.  The cap is part of the IMO’s response to heightening environmental...
No Deal Tariff Plan Announced

No Deal Tariff Plan Announced

Following yesterday’s vote to reject Prime Minister May’s Brexit proposal, the government has confirmed that most imports into the UK will not be subject to a tariff in the event of a no-deal Brexit.It was confirmed that a temporary scheme would mean that around  87%...
Management Project Delivers Innovation

Management Project Delivers Innovation

Supply Chain Academy group partners – Uniserve – held this years Management Development Project. It came to an impressive conclusion last week, when three project teams presented their innovative solutions for business challenges to the Uniserve...
Four More Considerations For 2019

Four More Considerations For 2019

Supply chains around the world are always transforming and adapting and at the Supply Chain Academy we ensure we stay at the forefront of current thinking on the subject.  At the start of the year we covered Ten Supply Chain Considerations for 2019 , highlighting...