10 reasons why supply chain is not boring

Supply chain seems boring. To most people, the phrase “supply chain” creates little excitement. To the chagrin of operational consultants everywhere, it probably ranks close to the bottom on the list of sexy MBA topics – somewhere close to the...

How Walmart “feeds the bottleneck”

Vegetable pricing machine. I was walking through Walmart the other day and saw this simple machine that weighs and prices veggies and fruits. On the surface it seems simple enough – shoppers can price their produce, and save time at check out.  To this...