Supply Chain

Low Margins Put Shipping at Risk

Low Margins Put Shipping at Risk

Market conditions in the shipping industry may mean crises for cargo companies.

 
Insurance When the Internet Goes Down

Insurance When the Internet Goes Down

A recent internet outage underlines the need to reassess business interruption coverage.

 
Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

A massive recall of exploding phones highlights lesser-known and undervalued supply chain risks.

 
Five Third-Party Cybersecurity Myths

Five Third-Party Cybersecurity Myths

Third-party relationships create some of the hardest-to-manage cyberrisks in any industry.

 
Health Kick

Health Kick

Preserving healthy eating attempts.

 
Better Supply Chain Monitoring

Better Supply Chain Monitoring

Many of the tools companies are using to monitor their supply chains are not adequate to identify compliance and reputation risks.

 
The Weakest Supply Chain Link

The Weakest Supply Chain Link

As supply chains become more digitally interconnected, they are also becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyberattack.

 
Data Deluge: What the Panama Papers Mean for Business

Data Deluge: What the Panama Papers Mean for Business

The widespread corruption and third-party data security vulnerabilities revealed in the Panama Papers scandal demand attention now.

 
Human Rights and Corporate Wrongs

Human Rights and Corporate Wrongs

Companies are being held accountable for abusive practices in their supply chains.

 
Social Engineering Fraud: A Case Study

Social Engineering Fraud: A Case Study

A software company CEO shares a firsthand account of his company’s fight against scammers.

 
The Subjective Nature of Country Risk

The Subjective Nature of Country Risk

Determining if a partner is high risk requires more than just an assessment of location.

 
Stormy Seas

Stormy Seas

As hurricane season approaches, the shipping industry must take steps to protect its operations and the rest of the supply chain.

 
Third-Party Risks Spark Corruption Concerns

Third-Party Risks Spark Corruption Concerns

As third-party and M&A activities rise, gaps in anti-corruption measures are increasingly clear.

 
Dia de la Crisis: The Chipotle Outbreaks Highlight Supply Chain Risks

Dia de la Crisis: The Chipotle Outbreaks Highlight Supply Chain Risks

The fallout from outbreaks that sickened hundreds of Chipotle customers illustrates the many risks of supply chain failures.

 
Climate Change Tops Global Concerns

Climate Change Tops Global Concerns

The World Economic Forum highlights the greatest risks facing the planet this year.