Sustainability pays off, but it’s not always traceable

Supply Chain Movement

The global middle class is growing even more rapidly: KPMG has calculated that by 2030 there will be three billion more middle-class consumers than in 2010. The global demand for natural raw materials such as coffee, tea, cocoa and palm oil continues to grow robustly.

Sürdürülebilirlik kar??l???n? veriyor – Sustainability pays off

Supply Chain Movement

yor: KPMG, 2030 y?l?na The global middle class is growing even more rapidly: KPMG has calculated that by 2030 there will be three billion more middle-class consumers than in 2010. Kakao ve palm ya?? zincirleri genellikle ay?rt rt edilmiyor. Cocoa and palm oil chains often unsegregated.

Public transport popularity soars in Dubai

Logistics Middle East

The RTA wants 30% of Dubai residents using public transport by 2030

Khalifa Port 2014 container volumes grow by a quarter

Logistics Middle East

Abu Dhabi has said its long-term goal is to increase Khalifa Port''s container terminal''s annual capacity to 15 million TEUs by 2030

Robotization In Transport And Distribution: Will Nine Out Of Ten DCs Soon Be Obsolete?


In the framework of the TEN-T program, the European Commission has designated ten international transport links – the “core network corridors” – that are to be fully built up and improved with EU funding through 2030. There’s not a lot being said about the robotization that’s already taking place in the transport sector. Naturally it will help make up for the anticipated shortage of personnel in the logistics labor market.

Evolution of B2B Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

In 2014 Thoma Bravo acquired GHX, a Supply Chain Operating Network for healthcare. In 2014 OpenText acquired GXS. Economic Vision of Supply Chain 2030. Join us for a critical view of supply chain 2030 through the insights of leading economists. Supply Chain 2030.

Network Consolidation: A Step Forward for Market-Driven Value Networks?

Supply Chain Shaman

For example, Infor purchased GT Nexus in 2015; OpenText purchased GXS in 2014, GHX purchased H-Card, LLC today; E2open purchased Terra Technology in May 2016 and Orchestro on Monday. E2open, following a rough 2014, was purchased by Insight Venture Partners in 2015.

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From Greater Production Traceability to Combating Biodiversity Loss and Meeting UN Sustainable Development Goal 15


This is why one of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), SDG 15 is committed to protecting, restoring and promoting “sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably managed forests, combating desertification reversing land degradation and halting biodiversity loss” by 2030.

No Easter Bunny?

Supply Chain Shaman

Activists won, partially won, or settled 73% of proxy fights in 2014; this is up from 55% in 2010. The overarching theme is to Imagine Supply Chain 2030.

Circular Economy in ICT – Completing the circle of supply


The United Nations University estimated that the total amount of e-waste generated in 2014 was 41.8 million metric tonnes (Mt) and predicted an increase to 50 million Mt of e-waste in 2018 ( United Nations University 2014 ).

Two Million Vacant Manufacturing Jobs by 2025…How Can We Tackle the Skills Gap?


For example, in China alone, where the last decade brought millions of new participants into the workforce, a skills gap is expected to cause a deficit of 23 million sufficiently skilled workers there by 2030. For example, job training grants totaling $450 million were distributed among approximately 270 community colleges in 2014.

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling & Logistics

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2014 : hybrid DCs, 3-D prototypes, location-based inventory system, and more. We salute the year’s top advancements in supply chain technology and processes.

Transitioning to a low carbon future, while boosting profits


Things were going great and the last race in 2014 was in Portugal, an 82-kilometre race in the hills of Setubal that we completed in 11h46min, 14 minutes below our target time.

A vision for a transparent global Rare Earth Element system using blockchain technology


Ali, 2014) making it difficult for monitors to distinguish the impact of a REE from the rest of the ore.

Walmart Says It Can Reduce Emissions in China by 50 Million Tons

Material Handling & Logistics

Last week the company announced that it will take out 50 million metric tons (MMT) by 2030 which is equivalent to the emissions associated with the average annual electricity consumption of 40 million Chinese households.