Manufacturing Pulse Report 2016

Supply Chain Movement

The manufacturing sector is in the midst of a period of great change. JDA’s Manufacturing Pulse report examining consumer industries has revealed that in the last 12 months, more than two-fifths (42%) of European adults have bought goods directly from a manufacturer. Costa Rica.

Addressing sustainability threats to coffee supply chain using low-code technology

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I had the privilege to visit Volcafe in San José, Costa Rica, and learn more about the success of Volcafe Way. Low-Code ManufacturingHow Volcafe is improving farm practices, increasing productivity, and delivering higher quality.

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Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

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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. Costa Rica.

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Why Counterfeiting Is So Dangerous

Shipchain

Recently, 19 American tourists visiting Costa Rica passed away while visiting the area. The alcohol in Costa Rica was laced with methanol, a chemical also found in anti-freeze and windshield wiper fluid.

Rethinking your optimum

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The benefits of the Self-Learning Supply Chain in manufacturing. Costa Rica. Rethink your optimum: Prepare your supply chain for the challenges of 2017 and beyond.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

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Costa Rica. In this fast-paced world, where there is also increasing pressure to reduce the carbon footprint, global fashion and luxury goods manufacturers have to redesign their go-to-market strategy to meet demand in a cost-efficient and sustainable way: Plan.

Talent development essential for supply chain leaders

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In addition to being responsible for manufacturing and logistics, a CSCO also has to ensure alignment with internal departments such as Sales and Marketing, and with external partners such as customers and suppliers. Costa Rica. Recruiting raw talent is ‘extremely challenging’.

Coming of Age: The Digital Consumer Chain

Supply Chain Insights

The three main protagonists in this production are the consumer/shopper, manufacturer/supplier and the retailer. The modern manufacturer/supplier can now reach the consumer one-on-one via those same devices.

Tropical Storm Nate: What You Need to Know

Elementum

Tropical Storm Nate has already left 22 people dead, blocked roads, damaged bridges and houses in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, and Honduras. By Thursday, a national emergency was declared in Costa Rica. Louisiana, the first state expected to be affected by the storm, boasts traditional and emerging industries which include advanced manufacturing, aerospace, agri-business, automotive, and energy.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

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Costa Rica. Because companies are increasingly outsourcing their manufacturing and logistics activities around the world, they are also more exposed to disruptions in the supply chain. The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux.

World Cup Plays that Build Winning Supply Chain Teams

Supply Chain @ MIT

For example, Dell Corporation was the leading personal computer manufacturer in the world, earning accolades for its vaunted manufacturing postponement strategy. One of the most pleasing features of the 2014 World Cup is how “small” teams such as Algeria and Costa Rica gave bigger teams a run for their money. Costa Rica reached the quarter-finals where they took soccer behemoth, the Netherlands, to a penalty shoot out.

Strategic moves among logistics providers

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

Mindmap for Supply Chain Execution 24/7

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Costa Rica. Customers are becoming more demanding all the time: they increasingly expect personalised offers, available globally and round the clock. Such huge pressure on sales is also dragging the supply chain department(s) towards an ever-higher service level.

Gartner’s survey analysis: Women in Supply Chain 2016

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Industrial manufacturers have noticeably lower representation than other sectors. Costa Rica.

Gartner’s Women in Supply Chain Survey 2016

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Industrial manufacturers have noticeably lower representation than other sectors. Costa Rica.

Supply Chain Alone Can’t Solve Sustainability But it Has a Part to Play!

Supply Chain Game Changer

It saw leaders from around the world pledging new initiatives to address the ongoing climate crisis, including a $60 Billion renewable energy commitment from Germany, and 15 countries including Britain, Norway and Costa Rica pledging to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050. Howell outlines how consumers, suppliers and manufacturers all have a role to play. And manufacturers – the companies bringing these products to market – need to do their part to eliminate waste.

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

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Production/manufacturing. Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! The information on this page WILL help you get it right. Many people get really confused about KPIs or Key Performance Indicators in Logistics and Supply Chain operations. Which ones to use?…

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Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

Supply Chain Movement

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

SCM Map Europe: European location decisions remain complex

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The logos illustrate the manufacturers’ choices about whether or not to produce close to their sales markets. Costa Rica. Supply chains in Europe are facing a wide variety of changes.

Despite NAFTA Uncertainty, Logistics Investments Continue

Logistics Trends and Insights

Its network includes Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Panama and Peru, and will soon expand into Brazil. As the NAFTA and tariffs battles continues on, the logistics market continues to meet the growing demand for cross-border services.