Privacy Policies

Who we are:

At, our goal is to curate and develop superior content aimed at enhancing supply chain performance. We strongly encourage community engagement to contribute and enrich this content. For privacy-related inquiries, please contact us at


When visitors leave comments on our site, we collect the information provided in the comments form, along with the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string for spam detection purposes.

An anonymized string (hash) created from your email address may be shared with the Gravatar service to check if you have an associated profile picture. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy can be found here. Once your comment is approved, your profile picture becomes visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to our website, ensure they do not contain embedded location data (EXIF GPS) or infringe upon copyrights.


If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies for your convenience. These cookies will last for one year to avoid filling in your details repeatedly.

When visiting our login page, a temporary cookie is set to determine if your browser accepts cookies; this cookie contains no personal data and is discarded upon closing your browser.

Upon logging in, several cookies are set to retain your login information and screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, screen options cookies last for a year. Selecting “Remember Me” extends your login for two weeks. Upon logging out, login cookies are removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie is saved in your browser, containing no personal data and expiring after 1 day, indicating the post ID of the article edited.

Embedded content from other websites:

Articles on our site may include embedded content (videos, images, articles, etc.) behaving similarly to if you visited the external site directly. These websites may collect data, use cookies, embed third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with their embedded content.

Sharing your data:

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email for security verification.

Data retention:

Comments and their metadata are retained indefinitely to streamline the approval of follow-up comments automatically.

For registered users, their provided personal information in the user profile is stored. Users can access, edit, or delete their information (except the username). Website administrators also have access to and can modify this information.

Your data rights:

If you have an account or have left comments, you can request an exported file of your personal data. Additionally, you can request the erasure of any personal data, excluding data we must retain for administrative, legal, or security reasons.

Data transfer:

Visitor comments may undergo automated spam detection services.