One of AIAG’s most popular annual supply chain events, the 2015 Customs Town Hall is a convergence of importers, exporters, brokers, and customs service providers who meet to discuss programs that impact customs clearance.
AIAG's third Packaging Technical Networking Session, scheduled for Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at the AIAG headquarters in Southfield, Michigan, will bring together automotive, container, packaging, and supply chain technology experts from OEMs, suppliers, and service providers to learn about the latest trends and initiatives.
Give your company’s materials management efficiency and supply chain effectiveness a boost by attending the Global MMOG/LE Implementation Training — Level 1 on Oct. 7, 2015Read More
AIAG’s Finished Vehicle Logistics initiatives are gearing up again after the summer months. As part of the Finished Vehicle Transportation Optimization committee, four OEMs met recently to exchange ideas about further outbound vehicle optimization. This committee has already tackled rail co-loading and VIN-level shipments and is now looking at broadening its scope here in North America.Read More
AIAG’s Supply Safe Program, hailed as the “next evolution in border security,” reduces redundancy and strengthens security through an united industry effort.
This conference has been growing every year as automakers and suppliers are faced with expanding regulatory requirements. This is your opportunity to learn about key trends as well as best practices that will help your company comply.Read More
You and your suppliers understand the challenges related to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which requires compliance reporting by every SEC-reporting company with products that contain conflict minerals (tin, tantalum, tungsten, and gold). It’s no surprise that — given the complexity of the rule and the extent of the effort required to comply — many companies struggle with reaching a determination as to their DRC conflict minerals status. Common reasons include:Read More
Tanya Bolden, AIAG’s director, corporate responsibility products and services, has accepted her nomination to the Corporate Responsibility Association’s advisory board. The CRA advisory board acts as the advising body of the association and dedicates itself to improving the services, programs, communication, and benefits available to its members. Bolden joins a group of 14 other CR leaders on the advisory board and will be the board’s second representative from the automotive industry.Read More
Water scarcity and extreme weather conditions are among the biggest environmental risks that companies are faced with today. These risks have the potential to cause major sourcing disruptions to the supply chain and create an unsafe working environment for employees. To help mitigate these threats, companies should strive to build resilient supply chains through proper environmental risk management and planning. In particular, companies looking to gain a competitive advantage and safeguard against environmental risks should consider two key areas of focus: commodity sourcing and health and safety issues.