Lidl introduces new, centralized ERP system

Supply Chain Movement

Lidl is looking to press ahead with standardizing processes worldwide and chose SAP ERP Retail powered by SAP Hana to do the job. “The key for us was using SAP ERP Retail powered by SAP Hana to create a lightning-fast platform for transparent processes worldwide.

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Sky Deutschland, Teleplan and DHL open a new European distribution centre

Supply Chain Movement

million customers with a wide range of different hardware items such as set-top boxes, smartcards, hard drives, and WLAN modules that are delivered by a parcel service to customer households, retail partners, as well as hotels and sports bars in Germany and Austria.

GrandVision: “We are changing completely as we become demand driven”

Supply Chain Movement

the world’s largest network of optical retail stores is far along the path from historically being supplier-led to having a strong demand driven supply chain. After that it quickly went on to buy many other optical retailers including the French based, multinational GrandVision SA in 2005.

Manufacturing Pulse Report 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Furthermore, while the combination of in-store and online shopping – omnichannel – has long been a feature of the retail world, it is only now really starting to impact the manufacturing sector. Austria. Reports JDA Manufacturing Omni-channel online retail shopping supply chain

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

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. Austria.

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Can you win with a broken chain?

Kinaxis

During his race run in Leogang, Austria, Gwin’s chain broke a few pedal strokes out of the starting gate. Mike Sinyard, Specialized founder and CEO, said: “We are investing in our supply chain to ensure we are delivering the best product at the best price to riders and our retailers. Traditionally, bike companies like Specialized only sold bikes through a retail vendor network. by Carmen Humplik.

This Week in Logistics News (January 27-31, 2014)

Talking Logistics

Robinson Opens Austria Office. Here are some excerpts: “As the retail market shifts to a direct-to-consumer model, more and more companies are leveraging UPS solutions,” said Scott Davis, UPS chairman and CEO. Atlanta. 2 inches of snow.

Inventory optimization: German DIY and Garden Center Chain HELLWEG Implements RELEX SCM-Software

RELEX Solutions

Established in 1971, the family-owned group runs 96 HELLWEG Baumärkte (DIY) stores across Germany and Austria, 56 BayWA Bau und Gartenmärkte (DIY and gardening) outlets in southern Germany, and six Gartencenter Augsburg garden centers in North Rhine-Westphalia. Read PDF.

Evergreen Garden Care Chooses BluJay’s MessageBroker for Fully Managed Enterprise Integration as a Service (IaaS) Solution

BluJay Solutions

Evergreen Garden Care operates in the UK, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Austria, Poland, the Nordics, Australia, and New Zealand. The brand focuses entirely on developing the best-known brands and launching the most exciting and consumer-relevant innovations as they deliver growth – literally – for consumers and retailers. Garden care supplier gains seamless information-sharing with global partners.

Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

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

Global Trends in Digital Supply Chain - 2017 Review

Abivin

From this data, Walmart will determine valuable keywords for online retail, target marketing campaigns, and decide which products to sell, and which to lose. As of today, Amazon's shipping drones are being tested at development centers in the US, UK, Austria, France, Israel.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

Supply Chain Movement

Austria. directly from their suppliers, from their own warehouse or even from a retail store). The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux. Three large, international take-overs are changing the face of the market.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Austria. The retail channels demand high service levels, while planning is becoming increasingly difficult.

Gradual changes in the European supply chain consulting market

Supply Chain Movement

Austria. Firstly, in May 2015, it acquired the Javelin Group, specialised in transforming end-to-end supply chain and retail operations for the digital era and with offices in the UK and France.

Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

Supply Chain Movement

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

Rolling with the Punches

Supply Chain Nation

It was the perfect environment to learn from the team and to get some insights into sales, all while growing my knowledge in supply chain, manufacturing, retail and 3PL. Anita Lyons, Business Development Representative at JDA, is the definition of a go getter.

BluJay Solutions Accelerates Supply Chain Efficiency for Customers with Updates to its Global Trade Network Platform

BluJay Solutions

The new release adds New Computerized Transit System (NCTS) support for Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Italy, Poland, and the United Kingdom. BluJay Solutions delivers supply chain software and services to the world’s most progressive retailers, distributors, freight forwarders, manufacturers, and logistics service providers. Newest software release features full multimodal support, compliance enhancements for multiple countries, extended mobile capabilities, and more.

Winner of last quarter: The Netherlands as a logistics base

Supply Chain Movement

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. The Netherlands is the best region for a logistics base according to the ‘VerkehrsRundschau Markenstudie ImageRanking’.

Sufficiently “Primed”? What We Can Learn from Amazon Prime Day

FLEXE

After running its third annual Prime Day, it’s clear the Amazon-specific holiday is only getting smarter and gaining traction for boosting sales in retail’s second-slowest month of the year. Happy Belly bottled water (Japan), and Soda Stream (Germany and Austria).

Who said supply chains are boring?: AMR's Top 25 Highs and Lows

Supply Chains Rock

One company I am glad to not see in the list this year is Zara, the Spanish clothing retailer. I still have bitter memories of all the T-Mobile shops in Austria running out of iPhones on the launch day. 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.

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German Hypermarket Chain ‘real’ Launches Forecasting and Replenishment Project with RELEX

RELEX Solutions

Retailer and Unified Retail Planning specialist aim to optimize and automate hypermarket’s forecasting and replenishment for warehouses and stores. With its new retail planning tool, ‘real’ aims to further optimize replenishment of standard and promotional items to better meet demand.

Sufficiently “Primed”? What We Can Learn from Amazon Prime Day

FLEXE

After running its third annual Prime Day, it’s clear the Amazon-specific holiday is only getting smarter and gaining traction for boosting sales in retail’s second-slowest month of the year. </p> Happy Belly bottled water (Japan), and Soda Stream (Germany and Austria)</li></ul><h2>So what does this mean for Amazon?</h2> </p> <p>It isn’t completely hurting other retailers, either.