Issue ExplORer is an occasional publication of The OR Society and is intended to raise issues relevant to the UK business community. Issues are listed below by their titles.
Wasting space in trucks and containers costs big money Are you spending more than you need to on logistics and transportation? How O.R.: The Science of Better can cut transport and storage costs (there is also PDF version)
The effective management of human resources is a crucial part of any strategic approach for organisations Are you getting the very best value out of your most expensive assets? (there is also PDF version)
Better Supply Chain Management can dramatically cut costs and improve efficiency in today’s connected economy Is your profitability being hit by outdated supply chain functions? (there is also PDF version)
Extending the most credit to the safest customers is good business; refusing any credit to potentially good customers costs money Is your credit risk management strategy costing you profit? (there is also PDF version)