Operations and Supply Chain

Research on Operations, Manufacturing, Procurement and Supply Chain

New research establishes a direct link between manufacturing worker churn and decreased product quality
The pandemic should change how we calculate and manage supply chain risk costs across almost every global region and business sector
New research updates one of the most well-known theories in supply chain management for a networked world
New research looks at how both the "dark" and "bright" sides of complexity play out when major supply chain disruptions take place
A comprehensive analysis of a decade's worth of robot investments finds that robots create more jobs than they eliminate — but that may be the bad news
Can brands claim ignorance of illegal supply chain subcontracting? Research suggests the answer is no