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Resilience360 and Riskpulse, Combine and Rebrand as Everstream Analytics

Resilience360 and Riskpulse unveiled today a new company name and brand reflecting the integration of the two companies and launched a new platform that combines the unique capabilities of two leading global supply chain risk analytics solutions.

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ISM reports strong manufacturing gains for February

In its monthly Manufacturing Report on Business, ISM said that the report’s key metric, the PMI, was 60.8 (a reading of 50 or higher indicates growth), which was 2.1% higher than January’s 58.7, and matched the 60.8 PMI recorded in February 2018, with the overall economy growing for the ninth consecutive month.

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2021 Rate Outlook: Higher shipping rates dead ahead

Freight transportation providers responded to COVID-19 pressures heroically, becoming leaner, more collaborative and efficient. Patrick Burnson reports that while this is good news for the nation’s freight network, shippers should expect significantly higher rates across all modes in the months ahead as the world moves through recovery.

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Enduring Lessons from the COVID 19 Pandemic

The MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics asked two leaders, Lynn Torrel, the chief procurement officer and supply chain officer at Flex, and Dave Wheeler, the chief operating officer at New Balance, to relate their pandemic experiences.

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Decision-making under uncertainty

When you are tasked with decision-making under uncertainty: take action, ASAP—you might become a supply chain hero.

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What supply chain leaders need to know about virtual collaboration

The shift to remote work and virtual collaboration was abrupt, but it’s likely to endure.