Skyports partners with low-cost airline developer Irelandia to bring drone deliveries to Colombia

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Putting Infrastructure on Colombia’s Public Policy Map

MIT Supply Chain

If Colombia is to realize its vast economic potential, the country must improve the efficiency of its freight transportation systems. Featured Transportation Colombia investing in infrastructure logistics in Colombia MIT CTL President Juan Santos South America transportationBut the national and regional government agencies responsible for infrastructure planning and construction lack the knowledge required to achieve the required improvements.

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SmartHop hires Uber alum Liu, opens New York, Colombia offices

The Supply Chain Journal

SmartHop also announced the opening of an office in Bogota, Colombia. Following a $12 million funding round announced in February, SmartHop is moving forward quickly with new hires and expansion of its services.

Driving Trucks and Sustainability in Colombia

MIT Supply Chain

Colombian manufacturer Corona and the Center for Latin-American Logistics Innovation (CLI), based in Bogotá, Colombia, have teamed up with another important logistics player to lower carbon emissions: the truck driver community. Companies often collaborate with suppliers and customers to reduce the carbon footprint of their freight operations.

Finding the Right Solution for New Tax and e-Invoicing Policies in Colombia

Descartes

Colombia becomes the eight country to follow the e-invoicing trends of other countries, like Peru and Chile. Here are some high level highlights in Decree 2242, as announced by Colombia’s tax authority, DIAN: XML will be the standard format. Why should businesses in Colombia install an e-invoicing system? The post Finding the Right Solution for New Tax and e-Invoicing Policies in Colombia appeared first on Appterra Collaborative Commerce.

A Case Study of Risk Management in Colombia

MIT Supply Chain

The Center for Latin-American Logistics Innovation (CLI), based in Bogotá, Colombia, is developing a quantitative risk assessment methodology for deciding which risks represent the most serious threat to a company’s operations. Featured Resilience center latin american logistics innovation Colombia home appliance manufacturing mitigating risk SCALE Network supply chain disruptions supply chain risk management

Mexico shootout slows Texas border truck traffic

The Supply Chain Journal

The flow of trucks is still flowing into the World Trade Bridge and Colombia Solidarity [International] Bridge because of the checkpoints from the Mexican military and Mexican police.”. About 6,000 commercial trucks cross the World Trade and Colombia Solidarity International bridges each day.

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Restructure for success: Sales and marketing seal the deal

The Supply Chain Journal

Lean’s nearshoring service transfers various aspects of a company’s back-office services and other facets of the business to satellite offices in Colombia. Why Colombia? Many in the younger generations in Colombia are bilingual and eagerly embrace American values and culture.

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Restructure for success: Sales and marketing seal the deal

The Supply Chain Journal

Lean’s nearshoring service transfers various aspects of a company’s back-office services and other facets of the business to satellite offices in Colombia. Why Colombia? Many in the younger generations in Colombia are bilingual and eagerly embrace American values and culture.

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A Real World Humanitarian Logistics Model

MIT Supply Chain

Floods in Colombia caused widespread damage. The new work is being carried out in collaboration with Antioquia University, Colombia, University of California, Davis, US, and an independent field expert in Colombian conflict zones. In Colombia, for example, FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia) is such a group. Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: center latin american logistics innovation , Colombia floods , humanitarian logistics , SCALE Network.

Colombia eyes Jafza investment in diversification push

Logistics Middle East

Colombian ambassador to the UAE and Jafza senior VP of sales explore Dubai opportunities

Why Is Blockchain Not Hotter?

Supply Chain Shaman

I was sitting with a representative from the United Nations on my way back from Colombia. As we took off from Bogota, we discussed the potential of blockchain to help her with feeding children in the highlands of the Colombian-Venezuelan border. I was surprised that she knew enough about blockchain to have a discussion, and I think that she was surprised to find someone who could help her to have a deeper discussion. Today I connected her to some technology providers to start a pilot.

FreightWaves Classics/Fallen Flags: American President Lines still lives under new ownership (Part 1)

The Supply Chain Journal

Two steamship routes would be operated – New York City to Chagres, Colombia on the eastern side of the isthmus, and a second route from Panama City, Colombia to Astoria, Oregon. What is now the nation of Panama was a province of Colombia until 1903.). Overview.

Storm-caused power outages at World Trade Bridge causing traffic congestion

The Supply Chain Journal

Taboada also added: —Southbound traffic – Mexico customs has implemented contingency to clear shipments on bridges, including the World Trade and Colombia Solidarity bridges.

3PL Basics: An Introduction to 3rd Party Logistics with Roberto Cadena

The Logistics of Logistics

based companies set up satellite offices in Colombia. Lean ensures that your satellite office in Colombia is staffed with highly educated, English speaking professionals trained in your company’s processes and systems.

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The Competitive Advantage with David Bell and Peter Rentschler

The Logistics of Logistics

LSG helps its clients set up and establish satellite offices in beautiful countries like Colombia, Guatemala, and the Philippines.

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REPOST: 3PL Basics: An Introduction to 3rd Party Logistics with Roberto Cadena

The Logistics of Logistics

based companies set up satellite offices in Colombia. Lean ensures that your satellite office in Colombia is staffed with highly educated, English speaking professionals trained in your company’s processes and systems.

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Nowports raises $16M to automate Latin American freight

The Supply Chain Journal

ces in Mexico, Chile, Colombia and Uruguay. Nowports , a Mexico-based digital freight forwarder, announced it has raised $16 million in Series A funding.

What You Can’t See Can Hurt You – Is Your Supply Chain Really Transparent?

Logility

In 2020, the poorest working conditions were identified in Bangladesh, Brazil, Colombia, Egypt, Honduras, India, Kazakhstan, the Philippines, Turkey, and Zimbabwe. Increasing scrutiny of labor practices requires supply chain technology that proves accountability and compliance. Key Takeaways.

Transportation in the Americas: A Cross-Country Comparison

MIT Supply Chain

For instance, Brazil and Colombia both come in at 2.4 on the index overall, but Colombia has more consistent public policies toward developing and maintaining the transportation sector, while Brazil scores much higher on trucking innovation.

Fire-damaged container ship being towed to Port of Oakland

The Supply Chain Journal

The Delphinus called Cartagena, Colombia, in mid-April. A container ship damaged by fire off the coast of California is being towed to the Port of Oakland.

Can the Latin America and Caribbean Region Use Nearshoring to Become a Supply Chain Hub?

MIT Supply Chain

Using its business environment rankings to evaluate the potential of countries in the region, the EIU singled out Mexico, Costa Rica, Chile, and Colombia as well positioned to compete with Asia in supply chains.

What is “World Logistics Passport” initiative?

Shipsy

along with Indonesia & South Africa, joining Colombia, Senegal, Kazakhstan, Brazil, Uruguay and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the club of trading nations.

LATAM locks in expansion plan with Boeing 767 converted freighters

The Supply Chain Journal

The new aircraft will be used to increase capacity from Colombia and Ecuador to North America to support the flower industry, as well as from Chile to meet demand for salmon exports and imported goods.

Colombeia SAS and Axway partner for sound results with MFT and B2Bi

Axway

Colombeia SAS and Axway have partnered for the last four years with outstanding results for the countries of Colombia and Venezuela. Axway’s Managed File Transfer (MFT) and B2Bi solutions have provided Colombeia SAS’s customers with a go-to solution to solve … AMPLIFY products B2B & EDI Integration Managed File Transfer Partners AMPLIFY B2Bi AMPLIFY MFT partners

This Week in Logistics News (April 9 – 15)

Logistics Viewpoints

This week, US Customs and Border Protection showed five-hour delays for entry into Laredo through the Laredo-Colombia Solidarity International Bridge. A couple of years ago, I mentioned that the robot uprising had reached the retail store.

Blue Yonder Pivots to a Partnership Strategy

Logistics Viewpoints

netLogistik is a private company headquartered in Mexico City but with offices in the US, Colombia and Barcelona. Umar Ausaf head’s Blue Yonder’s partnership program in North America. He used to compete with the Partners.

Borderlands: Embracing tech standards before pandemic benefited manufacturers, survey finds

The Supply Chain Journal

eBay is partnering with Latin American e-commerce services hub StoreON to streamline the sale of products and services from Mexico, Colombia and Peru to the United States, according to a release. .

Borderlands: Chip shortage sinks Mexican auto exports in July

The Supply Chain Journal

followed by Canada (6.7%), Germany (5.3%), Colombia (1.5%) and the United Arab Emirates (1.4%). Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade.

The Log Book: TA kicks off a round up campaign with St. Christopher’s

The Supply Chain Journal

While the company aims to give back to its local community, Norton said that Loadies have been focused on giving back to other communities around the world including New York City, Brazil, El Savador and Colombia.

Borderlands: Mexico exports of commercial trucks jump 277%

The Supply Chain Journal

Canada (2.2%) and Colombia (1.7%) were second and third. Borderlands is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of United States-Mexico cross-border trucking and trade.

DHL Express invests $360M in Americas to keep up with e-commerce

The Supply Chain Journal

Expansions are also taking place in other South American countries, including new retail service point locations in Chile and Colombia, and an expanded gateway in Lima, Peru.

Universal Logistics reports record Q1, declares cash dividend

The Supply Chain Journal

and Mexico, Canada and Colombia. Universal Logistics Holdings (NASDAQ: ULH ) opened 2021 with record first-quarter financial results, posting $415.2 million in operating revenue, an 8.6% year-over-year increase.

Digitizing Check Calls with Trey Griggs and Ryan Rogers

The Logistics of Logistics

based companies set up satellite offices in Colombia. Lean ensures that your satellite office in Colombia is staffed with highly educated, English speaking professionals trained in your company’s processes and systems. Digitizing Check Calls with Trey Griggs and Ryan Rogers.

A True Supply Chain Transformation Requires the Proper Talent

Logistics Viewpoints

In Belcorp’s case they have four factories located in Colombia, Mexico, Peru, and Ecuador. Belcorp’s Maturity in Supply Chain Design. When companies implement enterprise software solutions, they often label that implementation as being part of their company’s digital transformation.