Supply Chain Challenges

This article originally appeared in Managing Automation.

SHANGHAI — About two dozen supply chain executives from around the world gathered here earlier this month to discuss the business-technology challenges of managing their dispersed and diverse supplier networks in China, a country rich in opportunity but short on support infrastructure.

Sponsored by the Supply-Chain Council and GeorgiaTech’s Executive Masters in International Logistics program, the Supply-Chain Executive Forum attracted senior supply-chain managers from Lowe’s Companies, Sealed Air Corp., BMW Manufacturing Corp., The Walt Disney Co., Motorola Corp., Hewlett-Packard Co. , Intel Corp. , and Dell Inc., among others.

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