Coop Denmark Strengthens its Retail Planning Strategy with RELEX’s Unified Store Portal

RELEX Solutions

Grocer increases communication and transparency between stores and central teams, improving replenishment and planogram implementation while strengthening its position as one of Denmark’s largest retailers. Coop Denmark , which operates around 1,100 supermarkets under the Fakta, Irma, Kvickly, SuperBrugsen and Dagli’Brugsen brands, is deepening its partnership with RELEX Solutions, provider of unified retail planning solutions. Press Releases coop-denmarkRead PDF.

Coop Denmark deploys new tools to cut waste in its 1,200 stores

RELEX Solutions

Denmark’s biggest retailer, Coop Denmark, expects to save tens of millions through better supply chain management by using RELEX Solutions. Coop Denmark, which operates the Fakta, Irma, Kvickly, SuperBrugsen and Dagli’Brugsen supermarket chains, already uses RELEX’s space planning tool and was seeking to upgrade its technology to cut inventory levels in its DCs and increase shelf availability. About Coop Denmark Coop Denmark A/S is Denmark’s largest supermarket chain.

The Price of a Big Mac in Denmark: Worth the wages?

Supply Chain View from the Field

Today’s NYT has an article about how fast food restaurants like McDonald’s and Burger King pay $20 an hour – a living wage – in Denmark. Here’s the sentences that caught my eye in the NYT article : “In interviews, Danish employees of McDonald’s, Burger King and Starbucks said that even though Denmark had one of the world’s highest costs of living — about 30 percent higher than in the United States — their $20 wage made life affordable.

Denmark’s Top Health & Beauty Retailer, Matas, Chooses RELEX for Supply Chain Efficiency

RELEX Solutions

Matas, a health and beauty retailer that supplies 280 stores across Denmark from a central distribution center, is replacing its legacy technology with a forecasting and replenishment solution from unified retail planning experts RELEX Solutions. Working with such a respected business can only boost our growing reputation and profile both globally and in Denmark.”. Matas has 280 stores in Denmark and about 3,000 employees in stores and in headquarters. Read PDF.

Stéphane Simonetta new EVP and Head of Operations at Grundfos

Supply Chain Movement

He will relocate in Denmark together with his wife and their two twin daughters. We aim to provide our customers with world class delivery service, reduce our costs and use our supply chain as showcase for sustainable manufacturing” People ambition career Denmark Grundfos Honeywell Transportation Systems imd job Mads Nipper Manufacturing Stéphane Simonetta supply chain Valeo

International SAP Conference on Supply Chain 2014

Supply Chain Movement

Location: Scandic Copenhagen, Denmark. Events applications Conference decision making Demand network Denmark SAP Scandic Copenhagen supply chain T.A. International SAP Conference on Supply Chain 2014. Date: 22-24 September 2014. Organisation: T.A. Cook Consultants Limited. URL: Transforming your Supply Chain into a Demand Network.

Coop Denmark takes the next step in its customer-centric journey with Galleria RTS

RELEX Solutions

Coop Denmark extends its use of Galleria solutions to tailor its product offering in line with customer demand by localizing assortment and space. Coop Denmark A/S, the largest grocery chain retailer in Denmark, has expanded its portfolio of Galleria retail and category optimization software in order to achieve greater competitive differentiation and put its customers at the centre of store-specific assortment, merchandising and space optimization decision-making.

Ranking Master’s Programs in Supply Chain Management

SCM Research

Finding the right Master’s program can be a difficult exercise. In spite of their sometimes oversimplifying nature, rankings can provide a first indication to make this exercise a bit easier. One of such rankings is the 2013/2014 Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking, provided by SMBG, a French consulting company, and based on a global survey of recruiters, students and representatives of academic institutions.

Do We Really Need a New Smart Phone Every Two Years?

SCM Research

kg), Switzerland, Iceland, Denmark, and the United Kingdom. We all know about natural resource scarcity. However, as brand companies make consumers believe they need a new smart phone every two years, today’s global supply chains are responsible for incredibly large amounts of electronic waste. A new United Nations University report, titled The Global E-waste Monitor 2014 , details e-waste generation by region. The total amount of e-waste generated in 2014 is 41.8

With Brexit Looming, New Supply Chain Requirements Emerge


Optilon was founded in 2005 and is today active throughout the Nordic region with offices in Sweden, Denmark and Finland. On October 31st, the United Kingdom will leave the EU, with or without an exit deal. This, combined with the 2019 EU election results that changed the political landscape, opens speculation regarding this alternative reality, and what requirements it would put on companies in the EU.

First test run of new expansion to Suez Canal complete

Logistics Middle East

Three cargo ships from US, Denmark and Bahrain successfully transit new Suez Canal ahead of its grand opening in August

DB Schenker to secure deliveries with Zetes

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

ensure a seamless and continuous flow of goods with a lean and optimised supply chain, the operator will implement Zebra handheld terminals and fully managed services in Sweden and Denmark, as part of a wider European implementation Global logistics provider DB Schenker will enhance its delivery processes with Zetes.To

Supply Chain Movement issue 26 – Logistics Strategy

Supply Chain Movement

She was recently voted Denmark’s best Supply Chain executive 2017. 30 | Top 25 SCM Executives Denmark 2017. The Copenhagen business School (CbS) has developed many business leaders in Denmark over the past 100 years. In this context, the organizers asked Supply Chain media to prepare a ranking of the top 25 Supply Chain executives in Denmark. Contents Supply Chain Movement 26 – 2017 Q3. Date of appearance: September 15th, 2017. 7 | News & Background. ‘e-Commerce

The problem with renewable energy resources isn’t the technology, but the quantity of supply


If they haven’t already, a number of people may wish to point out that countries such as Denmark or Portugal are very close to being completely powered by renewable energy. With only 50 1 Twh (Portugal) and 33 1 Twh (Denmark), these are quite small compared to even just Canada.

Aboard a Cargo Colossus

SCM Research

Møller – Mærsk of Denmark, the world’s largest container shipping company, the Triple-E’s went into service last year, muscling their way into the $210 billion container industry.” New York Times reports : “As companies look for more efficient ways to move freight from factories in China to consumers in Europe, the Mary is among the newest giants, known as the Triple-E’s. Owned and operated by A.P.

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Consolidation in shipping continues as DP World acquires Unifeeder


Based in Aarhus (Denmark), Unifeeder is Europe’s largest container feeder operator and, according to Alphaliner, the 30 th largest container shipper in the world.

RELEX Retail and Supply Chain Award 2017 Granted to Research That Tackles a Societially Relevant Problem: Food Waste

RELEX Solutions

This year, the award was granted to Philippe Schuler from Copenhagen Business School in Denmark for his research “Food Loss and Waste in the Fresh Potato Supply Chain of Denmark”. RELEX Solutions’ annual Retail and Supply Chain Award is given to the best European master’s thesis in the field of retail and supply chain planning. The award has been handed out since 2014 and is given to the best master’s thesis with a focus on retail and supply chain planning.

RELEX Retail & Supply Chain Award 2019: Best Master’s Thesis, Europe

RELEX Solutions

2017 Philippe Schuler, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark Food Loss and Waste in the Fresh Potato Supply Chain of Denmark Read more about the winners of the 2017 award. RELEX is looking for the best Retail and Supply Chain Master’s Thesis submitted in a European university during the year 2019. Are you a recently graduated supply chain specialist or finalizing your master’s thesis with a focus on retail planning?

Maersk’s Transformation Embraces Digital Forwarding

Logistics Trends and Insights

Twill currently serves full container load, ocean services from port to door, importing from China (including Hong Kong and Taiwan territories), India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia to the UK, Spain, Poland, Mexico, United States, the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway, Germany, India, China (including Hong Kong and Taiwan territories) or the Czech Republic. Traditional Forwarder – 0. Digital Forwarder – 1.

RELEX Retail & Supply Chain Award 2018: Best Master’s Thesis, Europe

RELEX Solutions

Philippe Schuler, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark. Food Loss and Waste in the Fresh Potato Supply Chain of Denmark. RELEX is looking for the best Retail and Supply Chain Master’s Thesis submitted in a European university during the year 2018. Are you a recently graduated supply chain specialist or finalizing your master’s thesis with a focus on retail planning?

3 Uses of IoT Tech Spurring Sustainability in Supply Chains


In fact, according to Alberta energy providers , efficiency, stemmed from the use of IoT Tech, itself is now being referred to as the “fifth fuel” - in 11 International Energy Agency member countries (America, Australia, Britain, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands and Sweden) improvements in efficiency allowed for savings equal to 1.4 The Internet has already transformed the way individuals interact, make choices, and process information.

Logistics Responses to Europe’s Migrant Crisis


For example, early in the new year, Denmark tightened its border controls with Germany, after Sweden had imposed similar measures [2]. And as the recent action taken by Denmark underlines, governments are apt to impose new restrictions that can make border crossings more complicated. The crisis is eroding this agreement, and countries such as Denmark are being forced to introduce stringent border checks that inevitably cause delays.

Toy Retailer TOP-TOY Picks RELEX to Boost Availability and Automation

RELEX Solutions

The Copenhagen-based toy retailer operates 295 stores under the BR and Toys”R”Us brands in Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Iceland and Germany. Read PDF.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

Denmark. The Netherlands is the best region for a logistics base according to the ‘VerkehrsRundschau Markenstudie ImageRanking’. The market study by VerkehrsRundschau (a leading German magazine with a website about transport and logistics) assessed the attractiveness of the countries close to Germany as a base for logistics activities.

Doing Business in Germany


km and borders the Baltic Sea, the North Sea and other countries including the Netherlands, Poland, Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Luxembourg and Switzerland. Germany is the largest economy in the EU, and it’s the second most populous country.

Scandinavian Photo Takes Control of its Supply Chain with RELEX

RELEX Solutions

With shops in Sweden and Norway and an e-commerce channel that also serves Denmark and Finland, Scandinavian Photo handle approx. The company is currently active in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark. Read PDF. The Nordic region’s leading photographic and video equipment retailer aims to improve assortment decisions, availability and customer satisfaction.

Megaships Proving a Drag on Ocean Carriers in Trade Downturn

Operations and Supply Chain Management

Denmark’s A.P. Collapsing demand from coronavirus pandemic restrictions adds pressure to container lines operating half-empty ships. Megaships have become a financial albatross for ocean carriers during the coronavirus pandemic. PHOTO: JERRY LAMPEN/SHUTTERSTOCK. By Costas Paris.

Checklist for working capital management

Supply Chain Movement

Denmark. 10 questions to assess working capital management. Working capital management revolves around inventory, debtors and creditors. Some companies generate cash so quickly that they can even achieve negative working capital. Supply Chain Media and software vendor Slimstock have developed this checklist for working capital management. >>Please >>Please click on the red button and fill in the fields to activate the green download button.

TCV Makes $200 Million Investment in Unified Retail Planning Pioneer RELEX Solutions

RELEX Solutions

RELEX has consistently achieved 50 percent year on year growth and attracted leading brands across the globe including Coop Denmark, Franprix, MediaMarkt, Morrisons, PartyCity, Rossmann, Waitrose, and WHSmith. Read PDF. RELEX Solutions, a leading provider of unified retail planning solutions, today announced that TCV has made a $200 million minority investment in the company.

Rethinking your optimum

Supply Chain Movement

Denmark. Rethink your optimum: Prepare your supply chain for the challenges of 2017 and beyond. Advanced analytics and optimization technology is the game-changing advantage that will push you past the competition – giving your business more agility, higher accuracy and sharper insights to maximize your revenue. Learn more about: How data, advanced analytics and optimization technology combine to give your company the adaptability it needs in challenging markets.

The Pandemic hasn’t Dampened Enthusiasm for Blockchain Technology

Enterra Insights

Nadia Hewett ( @NadiaHewet ), Project Lead for Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology at the World Economic Forum, and Rasmus Winther Mølbjerg, Director at Deloitte Denmark, believe blockchain technology will be essential for developing trust in the post-pandemic world.[6] Two of the most obvious changes in consumer behavior during the novel coronavirus pandemic have been a spike in e-commerce and renewed interest in shelf stable food products.

Jeroen van Weesep: ‘Make more room for intuition and trust’

Supply Chain Movement

With factories in Denmark, Mexico, Hungary and the Czech Republic, it produces a mind-blowing 40 billion Lego bricks a year. Eighty years after its foundation, The Lego Group is still a privately held family company headquartered in Billund, Denmark. There are almost as many Lego Minifigures in the world as there are people – but that pales into insignificance compared with all the Lego bricks that have passed through children’s hands since 1957.

Checklist for Global Trade Management

Supply Chain Movement

Denmark. 10 questions about Global Trade Management. Managing the activities comprising a supply chain is becoming more difficult with the growth of trade and increased regulation. Supply Chain Movement and software supplier Amber Road have put together this checklist for Global Trade Management. >>Please >>Please click on the red button and fill in the fields to activate the green download button. Checklist for Global Trade Management.

Associated British Ports invest in Hull and Southampton to mitigate Brexit risk


Over 70 sailings every week connect the Humber to a number of destinations including Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark and Poland.

Novo Nordisk: A Story of a Supply Chain Leader

Supply Chain Shaman

The company is headquartered in Denmark and employs 42,000 people in 77 countries while marketing products in more than 165 countries. With more than 90 years of innovation in diabetes care, Novo Nordisk is a global pharmaceutical leader. The logo to the left showcases the evolution of the brand over time.) The Company’s goal is to defeat diabetes and drive better patient outcomes.