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In this issue, delve into a risk-and-reward theme with the cover article, “An Overdue Audible on Risk,” about how procurement organizations are developing a new playbook to manage risk.Additionally, learn considerations for assessing whether reshoring or nearshoring could be options for your company, and how, with the heightened emphasis on environmental, social and governance (ESG) across companies, executive compensation is increasingly being linked to the success of such initiatives. Also, read about how warehouses are becoming “smarter” in their quest to mitigate risk.

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Inside Supply Management Magazine

Outcomes Matter.  ISM News Can Help.

Inside Supply Management® is a leading publication for those within the procurement/sourcing and supply chain profession. Our magazine covers essential news, innovative trends, ISM Report On Business® coverage, research analysis, leadership profiles, career strategies and much more.

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Camille Batiste, CPSM, C.P.M.
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Archer Daniels Midland Company


George Chang
GE Aviation


Norbert Dean, CPSM
Carnival Cruise Line


Thomas W. Derry
ISM


Kimberly DeWitt, CPSM
CF Industries

 

Miguel Gonzalez
DuPont


Michelle Hawkins, PMP
Charter Communications

Howard Levy
Zimmer Biomet


Hemant Porwal, CPSM
WESCO Distribution, Inc.


Kristopher Pinnow, CPSM
Collins Aerospace
A United Technologies Company


Stacey Taylor
TriMark USA


Jeffrey P. Wincel, MBA, D.Min.
AMD


Susanna Zhu
The Hershey Company

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