Real All About It: Supply Chain Efficiency
New York City, Acollaborative information-sharing network enables partnerships that provide quick, clean and reliable information needed for efficiency in today’s competitive supply chain.
That’s some of the advice from Harshal Gaikwad and David Sauls, authors of “Building Supply Chain Efficiencies Through Collaborative Information-Sharing Networks.” The authors, both executives at Infosys Technologies Limited, propose a framework consisting of strategic and technology components, enabling the four linkages of collaboration—setup, transact, share and collaborate.
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Wegmans Food Markets Inc. Chairman Dies at 87
Rochester, Chairman of Wegmans Food Markets Inc. Robert B. Wegman died Thursday at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, N.Y., at age 87. Wegman was known to donate a significant portion of the millions he made in the grocery business to schools and other institutions. In January 2005, Wegman handed his title as company CEO to his son Danny, and Danny’s daughter, Colleen Wegman, became company president.
Kroger Aims for New Store Categories
Cincinnati, Kroger is undergoing a redesigning and remerchandising effort in order to fit its stores into “upscale,” “value” and “mainstream” categories, Supermarket News reported. The move comes as the company is renovating its portfolio and adds new locations. The new store categories will reportedly emphasize different kinds of products and services.