Manufacturing Pulse Report 2016

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The manufacturing sector is in the midst of a period of great change. JDA’s Manufacturing Pulse report examining consumer industries has revealed that in the last 12 months, more than two-fifths (42%) of European adults have bought goods directly from a manufacturer. Argentina.

World Cup Plays that Build Winning Supply Chain Teams

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For example, Dell Corporation was the leading personal computer manufacturer in the world, earning accolades for its vaunted manufacturing postponement strategy. The goal scored by Germany in the final against Argentina to win the trophy exemplifies the simple-and-direct philosophy. Filed under: Strategy Tagged: Amazon , Argentina , Brazil , Dell , FIFA , Germany , MIT CTL , soccer , supply chain resilience , Walmart , world cup.

Doing Business in Brazil

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Brazil is located in Eastern South America and borders the Atlantic Ocean as well as the countries of Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela. Manufacturing in Brazil. Supply Chain Infrastructure for Manufacturing.

Is Soy the Next Palm Oil?

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And over 80% of soybean was produced in three countries: the United States (35%), Brazil (29%) and Argentina (18%). Expansion of soy since the 1970s in Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay has seen almost half of the important ecosystem provided by the Cerrado grasslands completely wiped out.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

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Argentina. In this fast-paced world, where there is also increasing pressure to reduce the carbon footprint, global fashion and luxury goods manufacturers have to redesign their go-to-market strategy to meet demand in a cost-efficient and sustainable way: Plan.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

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The Netherlands secured first place based on the results from the large-scale survey among logistics decision-makers within manufacturing and retail companies in Germany. Argentina.

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“Too Big to Fail”: 10 Things you Need to Know About El Niño

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That’s good news for agriculture and manufacturing in the state, two industries that rely heavily on almost nonexistent water. During the 1997 El Niño, droughts in Indonesia and Argentina caused mining activity to halt, raising prices of copper, zinc, and nickel.

Talent development essential for supply chain leaders

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In addition to being responsible for manufacturing and logistics, a CSCO also has to ensure alignment with internal departments such as Sales and Marketing, and with external partners such as customers and suppliers. Argentina. Recruiting raw talent is ‘extremely challenging’.

Strategic moves among logistics providers

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Manufacturers and retailers welcome the ongoing consolidation in the fragmented logistics industry. Argentina. Manufacturers and retailers had a generally positive outlook on the prospect of consolidation. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

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Argentina. Because companies are increasingly outsourcing their manufacturing and logistics activities around the world, they are also more exposed to disruptions in the supply chain. The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux.

Mindmap High-Tech Supply Chain 4.0

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These developments impact Original Equipment Manufacturers, both at strategic level and at operational level within their supply chains. Argentina. And Manufacturing needs to be agile to keep up with rapid changes in the market.

Mindmap for Supply Chain Execution 24/7

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Argentina. Customers are becoming more demanding all the time: they increasingly expect personalised offers, available globally and round the clock. Such huge pressure on sales is also dragging the supply chain department(s) towards an ever-higher service level.

Gartner’s survey analysis: Women in Supply Chain 2016

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Industrial manufacturers have noticeably lower representation than other sectors. Argentina.

Gartner’s Women in Supply Chain Survey 2016

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Industrial manufacturers have noticeably lower representation than other sectors. Argentina. Gartner’s first Women in Supply Chain Survey, conducted with AWESOME, an executive women’s leadership group, compares the representation of women in supply chain leadership roles.

Logistics Services Providers Shift Investment Focus Outside BRIC Markets

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Many manufacturers are seeking alternatives to BRIC countries, in particular China, as part of their future sourcing strategies. The emerging markets of Brazil, Russia, India and China that make up the ‘BRIC’ acronym continue to forge ahead.

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Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

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Manufacturers and retailers welcome the ongoing consolidation in the fragmented logistics industry. Argentina. Manufacturers and retailers had a generally positive outlook on the prospect of consolidation. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

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Production/manufacturing. Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! The information on this page WILL help you get it right. Many people get really confused about KPIs or Key Performance Indicators in Logistics and Supply Chain operations. Which ones to use?…

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SCM Map Europe: European location decisions remain complex

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The logos illustrate the manufacturers’ choices about whether or not to produce close to their sales markets. Argentina. Supply chains in Europe are facing a wide variety of changes.

Who said supply chains are boring?: Supply Chain Corporate.

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By the end of 2008, we had completed a cumulative total of 553 initial audits; including expansion into three additional growth market countries (36 initial audits): Argentina, Malaysia and Vietnam. Manufacturing Central. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

Despite NAFTA Uncertainty, Logistics Investments Continue

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Its network includes Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Panama and Peru, and will soon expand into Brazil. As the NAFTA and tariffs battles continues on, the logistics market continues to meet the growing demand for cross-border services.

US Against the World: Everything You Need to Know About Trump's Controversial Trade Policies

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When White House trade adviser Peter Navarro, in a meeting hosted by the American Iron and Steel Institute and the Steel Manufacturers Association (AISI), said that the tariff would help safeguard local companies from low-priced imports, he was met with resounding applause.

Here there be Monsters: Jobs and AI

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Former business executive Jim Vinoski ( @JimVinoski ) notes, “Breathless headlines predict the end of manufacturing jobs, as robotics and artificial intelligence combine to make human workers obsolete.”[1] After Greece (52 per cent), the ‘definitely’ countries were South Africa (45 per cent) and Argentina (40 per cent).”[2]. … Even manufacturing has been doing pretty well.”[3] 1] Jim Vinoski, “ Will A Robot Take My Manufacturing Job?

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U.S. Against the World: Everything You Need to Know About Trump's Controversial Trade Policies

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When White House trade adviser Peter Navarro, in a meeting hosted by the American Iron and Steel Institute and the Steel Manufacturers Association (AISI), said that the tariff would help safeguard local companies from low-priced imports, he was met with resounding applause. Other countries — Argentina, Brazil, and Australia — were granted temporary exemption , with details yet to be finalized.

The Upswing of Chinese Logistics Companies

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Logistics, the complex operation involving the movements of people, facilities, and supplies, is applied in every industry from manufacturing to retail to trade. Within South America, Brazil and Argentina were the most notable markets for logistics in RoW.

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