Build a responsive supply chain to handle spikes and pauses!

Creating a responsive supply chain ahead of peak shopping season is a no-brainer. While the season is usually referred to as the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas, responsive processes have a lasting effect. A responsive supply chain provides greater flexibility in labor management, streamlines warehouse operations, reduces dock restrictions, and more. Managing the balance between … Read more

How to ship craft beer safely!

Entrusting your beer to the American Post Office can be a daunting task. For one thing, you need to know how to pack your craft beer properly so that it reaches its destination safely. On the other hand, you have to research whether you can ship your craft beer within the USA or internationally at … Read more

Supply chain scams and scams!

Very early in my career, an employee of mine was fired because he was found to be accepting kickbacks from packaging suppliers whom he had favored and inappropriately contracted with. Lately I’ve been getting a lot of emails and messages from unknown people offering to sell me masks and other personal protective equipment (PPE) at … Read more

Is online gambling possible in Namibia?

Regarding online gambling in Namibia vs. South Africa, African countries have surprised us with the ever increasing statistics for the gambling market. Generally, when you think of Africa, you think of relatively developed nations with recurring social problems. While that’s still partially true, things aren’t the same in Africa as they were 50 years ago. … Read more

International Retail Expansion (Infographic)

The path to international expansion in retail has been successful, but has also been lined with many accidents and failures. But is it that simple? “We will expand to the USA!” I’ve heard that refrain many, many times. The growth and success that a retailer experiences as it expands in its original home market inspires … Read more

Get the best shipping rates!

Many companies, such as those specializing in the import and export of goods, today seek the help of an experienced freight forwarder to ensure a seamless and hassle-free transportation process and excellent freight forwarding rates. The reason for the popularity of freight forwarding services lies in the fact that most products, especially imported ones, are … Read more

What is business sense? (infographic)

business acumen! It doesn’t matter what industry, it’s the most important thing executives tell us they’re looking for when hiring at the sole employee level and above. For many managers, it is even more important than relevant experience. “If the candidate has business acumen,” the reasoning goes, “they will make an effective contribution to my … Read more