What’s Tax Got to Do With It?

Supply chain professionals rarely have a degree in tax law. That's too bad… because understanding international regulations is important and getting more important every day. “As country-level agencies issue regulations and increase enforcement, manufacturing and compliance become more complex for manufacturers. Supply chain leaders must collaborate with their regulatory affairs groups to assess pending and…

If It’s on NPR, It Must Be True

I was listening to the radio recently when NPR began to broadcast a report about the increased reshoring of manufacturing to the United States. NPR interviewed Harold Sirkin, a senior partner at Boston Consulting Group who has been surveying companies about reshoring. Sirkin stated that 20%-25% of the manufacturing operations that have been offshored will…