New Supply Chain Management E-Newsletter

4th March 2008

Click here to read the first installment of the Supply Chain Management E-Newsletter published by the USAID | DELIVER PROJECT. Each quarter, the newsletter will include articles on supply chain best practices, public and private sector supply chain technology, project topics, and descriptions and evaluations of pilot programs. The newsletter is intended for professionals working to improve health supply chains throughout the world.

Articles in the first issue include:

  • The Bullwhip Effect: The Importance of Consumer Demand Data Throughout the Supply Chain
  • Handheld Technologies at the Supply Chain Last Mile
  • Optimizing the Supply Chain Network
  • Optimizing Warehouse Layout
  • Spotlight on Mozambique: Evaporative Cool Boxes for Storage in Remote Clinics

To submit an idea for a future newsletter, or to share information with readers, please contact Ryan McWhorter, Technical Advisor, at, or Suzy Sacher, Programme Officer, at

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