Today’s executives face the challenge of managing processes,
resources and disparate business applications in a global arena. Globalization
has brought with it diversity in management styles, controls and operating
standards. To remain profitable, companies must review processes, reevaluate
resource requirements and assess the metrics needed to be successful in the
marketplace. In this chaotic climate, successful companies take a systematic
approach. They set standards, procedures and continually monitor their progress,
making changes as needed. This systematic approach includes implementing controlled
workflow solutions with centralized standards that extend beyond the boundaries
of the enterprise, to include all supply chain partners from suppliers to customer.
The following checklist will give you an idea of how prepared you are to meet
the challenges of global labeling.