The 5 Cs of Transportation Success in Australia


By Richard Koch | Associate Director | Chainalytics Australia We’re a nation of independent thinkers in Australia, with a unique and vibrant culture unlike any other in the world. The post The 5 Cs of Transportation Success in Australia appeared first on Chainalytics.

Amazon Prime Launch in Australia Sets Consumer Expectations for Fast Delivery

BluJay Solutions

The full Prime offer is now available in Australia at half the rate of U.S. Consumers in Australia can use Prime Video and Twitch Prime (for gamers), and have exclusive access to free release date deliveries and deals on Prime-eligible items.

How Inventory Management is a problem the size of Australia

The Network Effect

Trillion… almost as much as Australia’s GDP! The post How Inventory Management is a problem the size of Australia appeared first on The Network Effect. chem7/Flickr. You’re about to learn some depressing news, so first, take a look at the cute Koala above. Ok, ready?

Amazon’s Australia Launch Highlights Fulfillment Challenges Evolving Retailers Face

Supply Chain Nation

A lot of attention was focused on the full launch of Amazon’s retail operations in Australia this week. The reason lies in the evolution of retailing in Australia, said Patrick Viney, VP of Retail Industry Strategy for APAC at JDA Software. “In In Australia, pre-Amazon, there was already a lot of work done around e-commerce delivery options and click-and-collect,” Viney said. Australia is a pretty mature market when it comes to online commerce.

GreyOrange to showcase its end-to-end robotics logistics solutions at CeMAT Australia

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

GreyOrange, a multinational robotics and supply chain automation company, and Advanced Warehouse Solutions, its distributor in Australia, will showcase the Butler range of robotics solutions at CeMAT Australia 2018, at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from 24 to 26 July

Supply Chain Automation – Is Australia Ready?

Logistics Bureau

Supply Chain Solutions and Innovations at ProMat 2017: Technology Videos

PODCAST: NZ Post's Experiment With On-Demand Delivery; Australia Post Launches Shipster


Also in this episode: analysis of Shipster , Australia Post's new subscription delivery service. . We discuss: What inspired NZ Post to investigate on-demand delivery. Supplying parts for the construction sector.

Lean versus EOQ? What’s best for your organization?

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Best practices General News Lean manufacturing Products Sales and operations planning (S&OP) Supply chain management Accounts payable Africa Application software Asia Australia Cloud computing Enterprise resource planning (ERP) Information technology PricewaterhouseCoopers Software as a service

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[Webinar] Introduction to Freight Market Intelligence | Australia


The post [Webinar] Introduction to Freight Market Intelligence | Australia appeared first on Chainalytics.

Australia’s Fragile Energy Supply and Demand


Australia is the second-largest exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world. Last week, The Wall Street Journal described the country’s challenges in “How Energy-Rich Australia Exported Its Way into an Energy Crisis However, in spite of its natural resource volume, the country is experiencing its own energy crisis, including frequent blackouts and a lack of domestic reserves.

Will Australia Develop the First Universally-recognized Quantum Computer?

Enterra Insights

The post Will Australia Develop the First Universally-recognized Quantum Computer? Although a Canadian company called D-Wave has created a quantum annealing device that can be used to solve specific optimization … Continued.

The top 3PL providers for eCommerce in Australia


Third-party logistics (3PL) companies for eCommerce businesses are becoming increasingly common in Australia. As more and more brick-and-mortar businesses move their operations online the new digital-first businesses are emerging in the market. Logistics eCommerce Shipping

DP World will challenge 800% rent hike in Australia

Logistics Middle East

Rent increase for DP World Australia would make Port of Melbourne most expensive container terminal in the country

New MSC service links Australia direct with Middle East

Logistics Middle East

MSC launches express service linking Australia directly with Middle East and other markets

Two new ASCs from Kalmar for DP World Australia

Logistics Middle East

DP World Australia purchases two additional ASCs from Kalmar for Fisherman Islands Terminal in Brisbane

Etihad doubles freight handling capacity to Australia

Logistics Middle East

The additional flight will be operated by a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft

Who Wins and Who Loses in Australia’s Fuel Shell Game?


The post Who Wins and Who Loses in Australia’s Fuel Shell Game? By Richard Koch | Associate Director, Logistics Operations, Chainalytics | Unless you’ve been otherwise preoccupied, you know there’s an ongoing global fuel glut. Transport Topics reports oil prices have plummeted 45 percent over the past year. Meanwhile, U.S. diesel prices are hovering around $USD 1.70/gallon and the cost for diesel fuel based on Singapore benchmark (Gasoil)–the […].

MSC launches Australia Express service via Saudi Arabia

Logistics Middle East

MSC launches new Australia Express service featuring DP World's London Gateway and Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah port

TradeGecko provides an effortless inventory management solution for Amazon Australia merchants


TradeGecko, the leading inventory and order management platform for small and medium businesses, is excited to announce their integration with the highly anticipated Amazon Australia marketplace. Integrations Inventory Management Amazon Popular Posts

From retailers to Australia’s top cloud consultants: The SMB Consultants Story


In just 7 years, SMB Consultants have pulled off a remarkable transformation - creating and defining a new category of consulting business, and are now the leading “cloud integrators” in Australia and New Zealand. Case studies

5 huge retail trends you need to know

BluJay Solutions

Read the full article in Business Insider Australia. Aussie retailers are facing steep competition as global retailers tighten their grip on the local market. BluJay’s Paul Soong discusses processes, technology and supply chain trends that are altering the retail business model.

Global Logistics—August 2014

Inbound Logistics

Plan now to avoid supply chain disruptions from the latest Icelandic volcano eruption; Australia struggles with home delivery challenges; EU and China sign landmark customs agreement

Accountech.Live brings together open-minded accountants


Melbourne, Australia. Company News Partners accountants AU Australia cloud inventory management events partnersCloud technology is continually growing and evolving, and new software solutions are entering the market. Accountech.Live welcomes open-minded accountants, bookkeepers and advisors who want to deliver value to their clients and bring about positive change for a digital future.

Meet Graham – The Road Warrior from Down Under

The Network Effect

Auto Automobile Transportation Australia automotive Graham road safety transportationIn 2015 38,300 people were killed on U.S. roads, and 4.4 million were seriously injured, meaning 2015 likely was the deadliest driving year since 2008. NPR) The biggest rises in traffic deaths were in: Oregon +27% Georgia +22% Florida +18% Some states saw a decline in traffic deaths: New Mexico -20% Kansas -7% New Jersey […].

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Land Use in Food Supply Chains

SCM Research

That is an area equivalent to Australia + China + European Union + United States. New research published in Science ( Poore & Nemecek, 2018 ) analyzes land use in food supply chains. An astounding 3.1

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Shoes of Prey Presents Prescriptive Analytics at Retail Supply Chain Summit

River Logic

At this year's Annual Online Retail Supply Chain Summit, held in Melbourne, Australia, River Logic's customer Shoes of Prey gave a keynote entitled "Overcoming key supply chain challenges to meet customer fulfillment." Presented by Chris McCallum, Chief Operating Officer at Shoes of Prey , the keynote focused on three topics: Prescriptive Analytics Customers Retail

Compelling Use Cases for Drones in Today’s Supply Chain


He is based in Sydney, Australia has worked previously for DHL, Republic National, and Tyco where he focused on supply chain technology. John Mabe is a blogger and writes about technology’s impact on Logistics with a specific focus on how emerging technologies are transforming eCommerce logistics. supply chain innovation digital supply chain drones

Implications of the Revised CPTPP Trade Agreement Now in Effect Among Asian Nations are Already Becoming Visible

Supply Chain Matters

This free trade agreement currently includes Australia, Canada, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand and Singapore, with Vietnam now part of the agreement starting today. farmers will lose out to Australia, Canadian, and to some extent, Latin American farm interests in this new trade agreement.

Mountains and the Supply Chain

Logistics Bureau

Details and Booking Australia: Supply Chain Performance Seminars (Sydney and Melbourne) . Details and Booking Thailand: Supply Chain Performance Seminars (Bangkok) . Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne. Email: Phone: +61 417 417 307.

Supply Chain News on Lots of News on the eFulfillment Front Last Week

Supply Chain Digest

Walmart Testing Deliveries by Employees on Way Home, Dominos Australia Wants a 10 Minute Delivery Cycle, UPS Joint Venture with Chinese Parcel Firm

Global Logistics—September 2014

Inbound Logistics

Plan now to avoid supply chain disruptions from the latest Icelandic volcano eruption; Australia struggles with home delivery challenges; EU and China sign landmark customs agreement

Where’s the beef?


With the recent Brexit and according to the recent news article , Australia’s meat industry is poised to boost exports as the UK looks elsewhere for to sign free trade deals across the globe to cater to the growing demand.

Dubai-based Freightworks handles crocodile transfer

Logistics Middle East

The crocodiles flew from Queensland, Australia, into Sharjah Airport

Of course healthcare is a supply chain


I fly Qantas around Australia quite frequently (don’t ask how many frequent flyer miles I’ve got banked, but my wife loves her new washing machine). I get no such service from any clinic or hospital around Australia. Join us at the Quintiq World 2015 in Sydney, Australia.

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Have you Heard About ‘’Chain of Responsibility’’ in the Supply Chain and Transportation?


As our customer presence in Australia is growing, we are learning new things from our Commonwealth cousins from ‘’Down Under’’. Although we have much in common, the transportation laws in Australia and New Zealand have a distinct difference with those in Europe, the U.K.