As the trend to globalisation shows no signs of weakening, global sourcing is throwing up many challenges for supply chain operations and the wider business.

I contributed to a Logistics Europe round-table discussion exploring these challenges with other panellists. And the plethora of organisational issues global sourcing impacts is interesting, including areas like corporate reputation and organisational culture.

Read the full Logistics Europe summary here.

© Sigi Osagie 2008

Round-table summary published as “The Challenge of Global Sourcing” in Logistics Europe, May 2006