From the ever-provocative Jim Carroll: Why Santa Rocks at Innovation. One quick snippet:
He has mastered organizational logistics: his delivery system puts FedEx to shame. The timing and execution of a massive burst of activity in such a brief period of time should be required reading for anyone interested in how to manage a supply chain in the global economy. Not only that, but he has been doing it for years without the benefit of a GPS.
The whole thing is just really cute. Check it out.