Industry-Focused White Papers

The Global Supply Chain Institute’s white papers, written and researched by the University of Tennessee’s globally ranked faculty, explore supply chain trends and challenges and discuss innovative approaches to supply chain management to reveal today’s best practices. Research from these white papers has appeared in leading business and industry publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Harvard Business Review, Supply Chain Management Review and DC Logistics.

Supply Chain Talent: Our Most Important Resource

Supply Chain Talent: Our Most Important Resource

The ABCs of DCs - Distribution Center Management: A Best Practices Overview

The ABCs of DCs - Distribution Center Management: A Best Practices Overview

Global Supply Chains

Global Supply Chains

Managing Risk in the Global Supply Chain

Managing Risk in the Global Supply Chain

Bending the Chain: The Surprising Challenge of Integrating Purchasing and Logistics

Bending the Chain: The Surprising Challenge of Integrating Purchasing and Logistics