This Week in Logistics News (January 14-18, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Also this week, as reported by Reuters , “Ford, technology giant IBM, South Korean cathode maker LG Chem and China’s Huayou Cobalt have joined forces in the first blockchain project to monitor cobalt supplies from Democratic Republic of Congo.”.

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Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Congo. Congo, The Democratic Republic of The. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’.

Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

Supply Chain Movement

Together with MP Objects, supplier of supply chain software, Supply Chain Movement has created a mindmap for innovative order management, including a handy description of the route and with road signs indicating potential hazards along the way. >>Please Congo.

Reflections: Building the Network of Networks

Supply Chain Shaman

When I started, I believed that I could put “the smartest business leaders” and “technology innovators” in a room and learn through a series of pilots and group sharing. Congo Metals. I remember the call like it was yesterday. Four years have passed.

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Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Congo. Congo, The Democratic Republic of The. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’.

Multiplying Impact: Collaboration on Sustainability Powers Business Performance

EcoVadis

As corporate responsibility attracts more attention, more and more companies are working with peers and competitors in their respective industries to accomplish sustainability-related goals. Responsible purchasing programs are proving to be key drivers of financial value.

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Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Congo. Congo, The Democratic Republic of The. At the same time, a tsunami of technology innovations is flooding the business landscape, creating new possibilities but also more complexity.

How socially responsible is your supply chain?

Supply Chain Movement

A report by Amnesty International describes unsafe working conditions, exposure to health risks and child labor at artisanal cobalt mining operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Pressure Mounting in EU Regarding Sustainable Supply Chains

EcoVadis

Due diligence for high risk sectors/countries – Disclosing on due diligence remains a voluntary company measure and the report recommends requiring companies to exercise due diligence particularly in high risk areas, such as the regulation passed in the United States requiring companies to annually disclose their exercised due diligence on the source and chain of custody of conflict minerals originating from the conflict-affected eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.