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Ed Shoemaker | December 19, 2013

What Logistics Managers Can Learn From Football Coaches

As an avid sports fan, I know that many football coaches script the first 10 to 15 plays of the game.  They have a game plan based on hours upon hours of preparation, practice and film sessions.  However, how they adjust and change the scri...
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Topics: Supply Chain Challenges, Consumer Goods Logistics

Ed Shoemaker | August 28, 2013

The Importance of Vacations

Some recent discussions about company vacation policy prompted this question from an associate:  "How will this impact people who don't take their vacation or hold it over to the next year?"
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Topics: KANE Company News

The Ultimate Guide to Being a Great 3PL Customer

This quick-read eBook lists 12 best practices designed to elicit greatness from your 3PL.

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Safety In Logistics Operations

4 strategies to turn safety from a compliance-driven chore to a profit-driving opportunity.

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Ed Shoemaker | May 22, 2013

Big Hairy Audacious Supply Chain Goals

I participate in many strategy sessions at KANE.  One common theme in the meetings is how can we differentiate ourselves?  What can we do to set our solutions apart from our competitors?  These "open space" exercises are often used to flesh...
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Topics: Supply Chain Challenges

Ed Shoemaker | January 30, 2013

Skinning Cats & Hat Racks

I often reflect on growing up thinking about how my dad helped mold me into the person I am today.  I fondly remember him saying many times… "There is more than one way to skin a cat."  One of his other favorite sayings was "C'mon, Ed, use ...
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Topics: Supply Chain Challenges, KANE Company News

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