The Future of Supply Chain Management is Both Global and Local

Date Friday, July 18, 2014
Magazine Published Working Capital Optimisation Guide 2014 (tmi)

Many assume that globalised supply chains come hand-in-hand with the centralisation of management processes. But this doesn’t make sense for all aspects of the supply chain, and in a globalised economy, local expertise is increasingly important and each supply chain needs to be approached according to their individual characteristics, argues Sebastian Hölker, Head of Innovative Trade Products at UniCredit.