A planning guide for beverage manufacturers in Asia

DELMIA Quintiq

Last week I explained how individual tastes, compounded by geography, climate and less developed distribution and logistics infrastructure challenge beverage manufacturers in Asia.

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How A Premiere 3PL In South East Asia Digitizes Logistics Process

Abivin

Meanwhile, things are getting easier these days for a 3PL company in South East Asia thanks to a fully digitized logistics process. Introduction Growing into a premiere 3PL company in South East Asia takes a long time with a well-planned strategy.

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Amazon vs. Alibaba: A Battle for Southeast Asia

Elementum

By becoming key players in trucking, warehousing, and shipping, Amazon is able to lower its shipping costs, open doors for smaller merchants to publish more products, and allow Chinese and Indian sellers and manufacturers to access Amazon warehouses.

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The Belt and Road Initiative: Rail Service between Europe and Asia

CH Robinson Transportfolio

For example, you might be surprised how beneficial rail service between Europe and Asia can be for your business today. . Robinson’s average rail transit time between Europe and Asia is 14-18 days, with some routes completing the trip in only 12 days.

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DHL Supply Chain partners Tetra Pak to implement its first digital twin warehouse in Asia Pacific

EFT

DHL Supply Chain has implemented an integrated supply chain solution for Tetra Pak’s warehouse in Singapore, one of its largest globally. This is the first smart warehouse for DHL in Asia Pacific to deploy the digital twin technology, which involves using digital models to better understand and manage physical assets. Warehouse supervisors can use real-time operational data to make informed decisions to reduce congestion, improve resource planning and allocate workload.

Benefits of Using Logistics Service Providers in Warehouses

Vinculum

Warehouse spaces are vast spaces or facilities where businesses can store large amounts of goods, products, and items, which all have costs associated with the company. Warehouses require so many criteria, such as large spaces, ventilation, lighting, and such.

Asia Supply Chain Insights e-Commerce frenzy the biggest challenge for Asia Logistics in 2015

EFT

For 2015, we can expect continuing exciting omni-channel developments in Asia, embracing plentiful challenges and opportunities. With the Asia Pacific region now representing over 35% of the global B2C e-commerce market - valued at over USD 1.5 trillion - 2015 will present some significant challenges for logistics in Asia. Column Executive Insights Asia-Pacific

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Ushering in a New Era of Warehousing in Singapore

Supply Chain Nation

Singapore, an island city-state known as a hub for global commerce, finance and transport, has taken a giant step into a new era of warehousing with the opening of DHL Supply Chain’s Advanced Regional Center (ARC) in April. This is not just a new warehouse.

Is Warehouse Robotics at the Inflection Point?

Locus Robotics

Each of the 8 Factors below have their own unique implications in Europe, Asia and other markets around the globe. Very simply, 3PLs cannot find enough warehouse workers to meet their Service Level Agreements (SLAs). Robots dramatically improve the ergonomics of the warehouse.

Ushering in a New Era of Warehousing in Singapore

Supply Chain Nation

Singapore, an island city-state known as a hub for global commerce, finance and transport, has taken a giant step into a new era of warehousing with the opening of DHL Supply Chain’s Advanced Regional Center (ARC) in April. JDA is proud to be a part of this initiative and we believe it ushers in a new era of warehousing that will redefine the efficiency, scalability and profitability of warehouse operations around the world. This is not just a new warehouse.

The Supply Chain Detective™ and the Distribution Center Disaster!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Much of the product was sourced from vendors all over the world, most significantly from Asia, where the company had absolutely zero experience in sourcing, supplier management, or logistics. I started walking up and down the warehouse aisles row by row to see for myself.

The Supply Chain Detective™ and the Distribution Centre Disaster!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Much of the product was sourced from vendors all over the world, most significantly from Asia, where the company had absolutely zero experience in sourcing, supplier management, or logistics. I started walking up and down the warehouse aisles row by row to see for myself.

Why the U.S. Lags Asia in Use of Robots in Factories and Warehouses

Supply Chain Brain Podcast

China, Japan and South Korea rely far more heavily on robots for manufacturing and distribution than does the U.S.

Inventory Management Techniques for New Warehouse Owners

Vinculum

Today, so much of the world’s warehouse spaces hold stocks and inventory for companies and businesses alike. For one, LS Commercial’s warehouses are specifically designed to house quite a considerable amount of products and materials of varying shapes and sizes.

Peak Season Resurgence to Test Pared-Down Global Supply Chain

BluJay Solutions

Whilst near-shore and onshore sourcing is a growing trend, most retailers are still reliant on suppliers in Asia to fulfill the bulk of their orders. Many LSPs simply do not have spare trucks and warehouses to cope with unscheduled arrivals at ports any more.

Trending: Effects of West Coast Ports Labor Dispute

Creating Supply Chain Excellence

They are anxiously awaiting (and hoping for) a successful dock worker agreement between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA). Retailers rely heavily on these ports for imported goods coming in from Asia. By Chris Ferrell.

Vinculum is a part of Gartner Magic Quadrant for WMS (2017-2020)

Vinculum

Gartner recognized Vinculum in ‘Gartner Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems’ for the 4th consecutive year (2017-2020). Based on research with leading warehouse management solution companies all over the world, Gartner recognizes top WMS solution providers in its Magic Quadrant.

Air Freight Still the Best Option for Smaller Shipments

BluJay Solutions

almost double-digit growth in the Middle East, yet declines in Asia). Stay up to date on industry software tools such as Freight Forwarding (Software) , Logistics (Software) , Supply Chain (software) , Transport Management (Software) , Warehousing Management (Software).

This Week in Logistics News (September 28 – October 2, 2015)

Talking Logistics

SendSuite Tracking Online, which is designed for small and medium businesses, is available in 12 countries across North America, Europe and Asia.” This capability can lead to next-generation productivity gains for both supervisors and employees and can increase warehouse throughput.

28 supply chain professionals share the biggest challenges of supply chain management

6 River Systems

Our supply chain involves a contract manufacturer, a third-party testing facility, warehouses to store inventory and a freighting company. Or, can Amazon use their data collected at their website, the warehouses and the points of delivery to identify the areas where costs can be reduced?

Lack of commercial property development during global downturn hampers logistics service providers’ expansion plans

BluJay Solutions

Across Europe and Asia Pacific, competition for sites for new distribution centres or warehouse facilities is increasing, with logistics service providers facing being outbid or out-manoeuvred by shippers who also face the same dilemma.

25 supply chain experts reveal the best tactics to optimize a supply chain

6 River Systems

From raw materials sourcing to warehouse operations , logistics technology , order fulfillment and beyond, there are dozens of points throughout the supply chain, all of which contribute to overall supply chain efficiency. Warehousing. Warehouse Operations

What do I need to do to get a drink around here?

DELMIA Quintiq

How Asia challenges beverage supply chains. If you aren’t familiar with Asia, the unique complexities it piles onto your beverage supply chain are hard to see. If you live here, you know that to understand diversity of Asia, one only needs to look at our cuisine.

Build It and They Will Come…Maybe

Logistics Trends and Insights

Kuehne + Nagel, for example, introduced eShipAsia, an online logistics platform focused on Intra-Asia shippers, and allows users to compare sailing schedules and rates.

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Is Google the most innovative supply chain company in the world?

Freightos

In particular, emerging markets such as Asia-Pacific, Africa and Latin America, the adoption of mobile devices is rapid as consumers and businesses bypass traditional laptops and desktops in favor of smartphones and tablets. This would have the effect of reducing warehousing requirements.

Confident Chinese Consumers Drive Need For Improved Logistics

EFT

The logistics sector in China is massively fragmented, with AT Kearney reporting that companies are using an average of twelve transportation providers and five warehousing operators to implement a nationwide distribution network. Image: Column Mark Millar Features & Opinion Asia-Pacific

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Using Digital Supply Chain Planning to Respond to Market-Changing Disruptions like COVID-19

ToolsGroup

Examples of this include expediting with LTL and air freight and costly in-network transfers from warehouse to warehouse–all of which erode profit margins.

Supply Chain Movement 16 – Consultancy

Supply Chain Movement

30 | Innovations in warehousing. For warehousing a new era is dawning. at Uyguroglu duties export Greg Javor innovation international supply chains Jungheinrich Russia Starbucks Supply Chain Movement Unilever warehousing Contents Supply Chain Movement 16 – 2015 Q1.

Experts Discuss How to Streamline Global Supply Chain

Supply Chain Opz

That said, implementing Lean concepts would undoubtedly be part of that strategy, for example, - Lean Warehousing : Many firms (both retailers and manufacturers) are now aggressively rolling out Lean in their warehouse operations.

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This Week in Logistics News (July 7-11, 2014)

Talking Logistics

The Accellos 3PL WMS product has tremendous market adoption within multi-client public warehouse 3PLs and is differentiated in the market based on 3PL specific product features and domain expertise in the Accellos’ 3PL business unit. . Lots of news to get to this week, so let’s dive right in.

China’s Silk Road Initiative to Benefit from Trade War

Logistics Trends and Insights

OBOR includes several land routes connecting East Asia with Europe via Russia, Kazakhstan, Iran and Turkey with future routes into Africa. In addition, Eastern European countries as well as Germany are becoming major hub locations for warehousing and last mile capabilities to meet OBOR needs.

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This Week in Logistics News (April 3-7, 2017)

Talking Logistics

LLamasoft Offers Customers Access to FLEXE Marketplace for On-Demand Warehousing Services. Fuel-Cell Maker to Help Amazon Improve Warehouse Efficiency (WSJ – sub. Cargo Owners Complain of ‘Total Mess’ Shipping Goods to Asia (WSJ – sub. My garage door is crumpled.

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The Top 2019 Logistics Trends Shippers Should Know

Cerasis

2019 is shaping up to be a year in which warehouses and distribution centers continue the development and implementation of technology-based processes. As dropshipping increases in use, more organizations will purchase software to manage and control warehouses.

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Supply Chain Convergence Making Collaboration and End-to-End Visibility a Reality

Talking Logistics

It’s not unusual for a company’s transportation management system (TMS) and warehouse management system (WMS) to not be fully integrated, or for a degree of manual processing or reprocessing to be necessary to process customer orders. Evan has been with Kewill since 2004 in senior Marketing and Product Management roles, most recently as Chief Operating Officer for Kewill Asia Pacific.

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The West Coast Warehouse Market Was About to Settle Down … Then Trump Tweeted

American Global Logistics

The vessels heading into West Coast ports with goods from Asia are coming into crowded shores. The post The West Coast Warehouse Market Was About to Settle Down … Then Trump Tweeted appeared first on AGL. Supply Chain Dive -Container ships and real estate deals don’t move as fast a trade policy — at least not these days. The Port of Los Angeles has been breaking its volume records for months, and April 2019 was […].