‘Purchasing’ a more affordable healthcare system

‘Purchasing’ a more affordable healthcare system

The government has been urged to regulate the cost of private healthcare as part of its efforts to lessen the...

Leveraging blockchain technology for halal supply chains

Leveraging blockchain technology for halal supply chains

Halal supply chains have inherent problems or flaws, namely in traceability (ability to verify the location of a product) and...

5 game-changers for logistics service providers

5 game-changers for logistics service providers

We are at the beginning of the fourth industrial revolution, fundamentally changing the way we live, work and relate to...

Halal Reputation Management: combining individual and collective reputation management strategies

Halal Reputation Management: combining individual and collective reputation management strategies

Halal reputation can be defined as a collective representation of the firm’s past actions & halal performance, and the firm’s...

Don’t let inventory management be an afterthought

Don’t let inventory management be an afterthought

In Asia wholesale, retail and other stockholding companies are blind to the magnitude and impact of shortages. Furthermore they are...

Vertical farms to shape future agriculture supply chains

Vertical farms to shape future agriculture supply chains

By 2040 the world will have 9 billion inhabitants, of which the majority will live in cities. With a growing...

Halal blockchains to boost supply chain transparency

Halal blockchains to boost supply chain transparency

A series of high profile halal issues and scandals in recent years with top brands have shown that halal reputation...

Moving towards ‘economies of chains’

Moving towards ‘economies of chains’

We are increasingly concerned about the impact of our actions on the environment. We need to be green in order...

How to organise big events?

How to organise big events?

Last weekend, a fire at a nightclub in Bucharest (Romania) killed at least 27 and injured many more. Up to...

Logistics sector expected to gain from Trans-Pacific Partnership

Logistics sector expected to gain from Trans-Pacific Partnership

Ever since the sea container was introduced to the industry back in 1956 by the American entrepreneur Malcolm McLean and...