supply chain


3 Political Events Happening Now That Might Add Risk

Here are 3 current political events that may add risk to your supply chain, right this very second. Have you determined if they impact your company? 1. Russia is home to the world’s largest natural gas producer, Gazprom, which supplies much of Europe’s energy. The European Union has decided not to enforce heavy sanctions over […]


John Muir, naturalist, explorer, and writer (1838-1914)

Everything Is Hitched To Everything Else In The Universe

Every day we are bombarded with news of politically charged events happening around the world. Have you ever wondered how these events can affect the products your company develops and the supply chains that help manufacture them? As John Muir once said, “When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it is […]


EICC-GeSI Releases New 2015 Conflict Minerals Template

EICC-GeSI released the latest version of its Conflict Minerals data collection template in April 2014. Companies listed on the U.S. stock exchange had one year since the final rule update in May 2013 to get themselves ready to submit official filings. While taking on large data gathering efforts up and down their supply chains, most […]