Is Logistics Outsourcing Right for Your Company?

Supply Chain Movement

More shippers today appear to be outsourcing some or all of their logistics. How does a company decide that outsourcing logistics is the right choice? Robinson help companies simplify their global supply chains. Is logistics outsourcing right for your company?

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

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

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Strategic moves among logistics providers

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Manufacturers and retailers welcome the ongoing consolidation in the fragmented logistics industry. they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Bhutan. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Many people get really confused about KPIs or Key Performance Indicators in Logistics and Supply Chain operations. Cost as a percentage of sales (Logistics or Supply Chain). Total logistics cost. Why Do Companies Have Too Many KPIs?

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3PL Subway 2015: Strategic movements among logistics providers

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After years of declining revenues in European logistics services, the business started to stabilise in 2013/2014. Bhutan. The logistics business in Europe is finally improving again. Acquisitions dominated the logistics headlines in 2014 and that trend is continuing this year.

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Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

To manage this logistics complexity while adhering to customer service standards and incurring reasonable costs, companies need Global Logistics Integration. Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration. Bhutan.

Mindmap for Supply Chain Execution 24/7

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Together with Consafe Logistics, a supplier of supply chain execution software, Supply Chain Movement has created this Supply Chain Execution Mindmap to outline the route, including road signs indicating potential hazards along the way. >>Please Bhutan.

Gradual changes in the European supply chain consulting market

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Following on from its other two highly popular subway maps of supply chain software vendors and logistics service providers, the quarterly magazine Supply Chain Movement has now published the third edition of the Consulting Subway Map Europe showing the European supply chain consultancy sector.

Complex costs of transportation

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By consolidating at the source, several shipments can be combined into one, thereby reducing the number of shipments even before the shipments arrive at the Logistics Service Provider (LSP). Answer the following 10 questions to discover how far your company has Freight Spend under control. >>Please

SCM Map Europe: European location decisions remain complex

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According to logistics real-estate specialists, the Netherlands – and in particular the southern part of the country – is a favoured location and will remain so for the coming years. Bhutan. Supply chains in Europe are facing a wide variety of changes.

Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

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Global competition is forcing companies to optimally manage the orders they have scored. Bhutan. Companies competing globally not only have to secure orders from customers but also have to fulfil them optimally. Global competition impacts companies in many ways.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

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as the advance of e-commerce continues, companies with an omnichannel approach are increasingly implementing specific order management systems. Bhutan. Companies have an ever-growing need for systems integration, not only internally but also externally with their chain partners.

Talent development essential for supply chain leaders

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Here, a number of leading companies show that it is possible to take a structural and creative approach to talent development. Bhutan. Recruiting raw talent is ‘extremely challenging’. Supply chain leaders have gained an ever-stronger position in the world of business over recent years.

Mindmap High-Tech Supply Chain 4.0

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Bhutan. These external trends force high-tech companies to prepare for this unpredictable future: Plan. Impact on high-tech companies. The impact of trends force companies to make clear trade-offs: Do.

Mindmap for the Supply Chain Director 2020

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The rapidly changing world is forcing companies to continually adapt. Bhutan. Commercial companies are experiencing fast and significant changes, not least due to demographic shifts such as the ageing population and social transitions, such as towards the ‘sharing economy’.

New: Global Trade Map 2016

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Consequently, if a company is involved in overseas operations it is often exposed to a higher degree of risk, which in turn can significantly impact bottom-line growth and affect success across intra-company departments. Bhutan.