NAW SmartBrief

News for the wholesale distribution industry

NAW SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors

The implications of Alibaba's IPO


  • Wired.com
  • TED Magazine

The Alibaba initial public offering could value the Chinese company at about $167 billion, or $7 billion more than Amazon. The company's strengths include its breadth and efficiency. "Its marketplaces… Read More

CSCMP Supply Chain SmartBrief

News for supply chain management professionals

CSCMP Supply Chain SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals

Supply for Apple iPhone 6 falls behind preorders


  • Reuters

Preorders for the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus reached a record-breaking 4 million on the first day, surpassing the number of phones in supply. Shipping and delivery of preordered phones will start … Read More