Mercado | Insights | The 80's called. They want their supply chain back.

Insight: The 80’s called. They want their supply chain back

ArticleFirst Things FirstInsight: The 80’s called. They want their supply chain backJanuary 27, 2023By Rob GarrisonSubscribe for more insights, straight to your inboxEvery week, Mercado CEO Rob Garrison pens his latest learnings from the supply chain industry as part of an on-going series. Each article aims to share a little insight into what’s going on that week, and to help …

Mercado | Insights | Looking ahead

Insight: Looking ahead

ArticleFirst Things FirstInsight: Looking aheadJanuary 17, 2023By Rob GarrisonSubscribe for more insights, straight to your inboxEvery week, Mercado CEO Rob Garrison pens his latest learnings from the supply chain industry as part of an on-going series. Each article aims to share a little insight into what’s going on that week, and to help foster discussion amongst industry professionals across levels, …

Mercado | Insights | All forwarders are digital forwarders

Insight: All forwarders are digital forwarders

ArticleFirst Things FirstInsight: All forwarders are digital forwardersJanuary 11, 2023By Rob GarrisonSubscribe for more insights, straight to your inboxEvery week, Mercado CEO Rob Garrison pens his latest learnings from the supply chain industry as part of an on-going series. Each article aims to share a little insight into what’s going on that week, and to help foster discussion amongst industry …

Mercado | Article | The SEC climate risk rule: What it means for the import supply chain

The SEC climate risk rule: What it means for the import supply chain

ArticleThe SEC climate risk rule: What it means for the import supply chainPublished: November 24, 2022As consumers become increasingly conscious about their impact on people and the planet, we’re beginning to see this manifest in the demands investment firms and shareholders are making on their portfolio companies. With the recent volatility in markets, this is becoming even more pressing, with …

Mercado | Insights | Import DNA: Creating a digitized, networked, and automated import supply chain

Insight: First Things First – Import DNA: Creating a digitized, networked, and automated import supply chain

ArticleFirst Things FirstImport DNA: Creating a digitized, networked, and automated import supply chainNovember 1st, 2022   ·   By Rob GarrisonSubscribe for more insights, straight to your inboxEvery week, Mercado CEO Rob Garrison pens his latest learnings from the supply chain industry as part of an on-going series. Each article aims to share a little insight into what’s going on …

Mercado | Insights | Who is going to do to the first mile what Amazon did to the final mile? Part 2

Insight: First Things First – Who is going to do to the first mile what Amazon did to the final mile? [Part 2]

ArticleFirst Things FirstWho is going to do to the first mile what Amazon did to the final mile?Part 2October 26th, 2022   ·   By Rob GarrisonSubscribe for more insights, straight to your inboxEvery week, Mercado CEO Rob Garrison pens his latest learnings from the supply chain industry as part of an on-going series. Each article aims to share a …

The Lab | First Things First - Episode 7: Supply Chain is More Than Meets the Eye

First Things First: The Fastest Five Recap – August 2022 Edition

ArticleFirst Things FirstThe Fastest Five Recap – August EditionAugust 10th, 2022   ·   By Callum BerryWe hope you all enjoyed Mercado’s First Things First live show that aired yesterday. Our CEO and host Rob Garrison had an insightful conversation with Dan Gardner (founder of Trade Facilitators) about his experience in the supply chain industry. If you missed it, don’t …

The Lab | First Things First - Episode 6: Educating an industry stuck in the 80s

First Things First: The Fastest Five Recap – July 2022 Edition

ArticleFirst Things FirstThe Fastest Five Recap – July EditionJuly 13th, 2022   ·   By Callum BerryWe hope everyone enjoyed our July edition of First Things First, where Mercado Labs CEO and podcast host, Rob Garrison, spoke with industry veteran Mark Baxa (CMPSC President and CEO) about his vast experience working in the supply chain industry. Mark was a great …

Mercado | Article | From ‘Chains’ to Response Networks - How to align your supply and demand networks

From ‘chains’ to response networks: How to align your supply and demand networks

ArticleFrom ‘chains’ to response networks: How to align your supply and demand networksThe advantages of having a digital supply networkWhen the British logistician Keith Oliver coined the term “supply chain” in the 1980s, the world was incredibly disconnected in comparison to the modern era. Globalization was in its early days, PCs were yet to be mass manufactured, and the World …

The Lab | First Things First - Episode 2: The Supply Chain Isn’t What it Used to Be

First Things First: Investing in the supply chain first mile with Rob Garrison & Dave Anderson

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