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.

International SAP Conference on Supply Chain 2014

Supply Chain Movement

Location: Scandic Copenhagen, Denmark. Gaining greater transparency and control over your complex supply chain through the use of innovative technological solutions and applications – for better decision making and results – is essential to ensure that growth objectives are met.

Battery Assault: The Innovation of Batteries “Powering” Automotive Manufacturing & Manufacturing Industries


The Convenience and Innovation of Light Weight Sustainable Power and Energy. Modular Zinc Air in Sea Land; Picture of Big Bend Power Station by wkniught94 talk container picture by Marc Cromme, Denmark.

Supply Chain Movement issue 26 – Logistics Strategy

Supply Chain Movement

the fifth edition of supply Chain Movement’s 3pl subway Map of europe doesn’t appear to show many changes in the competitive landscape, but start-ups – both from the netherlands and abroad – are the source of the real innovations in logistics nowadays. 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.

Maersk’s Transformation Embraces Digital Forwarding

Logistics Trends and Insights

Maersk’s September 3 announcement of moving Twill, Damco’s digital freight forwarding service, under the Maersk umbrella as a ‘Maersk Innovation’ effective immediately and combined with Damco’s supply chain services moving to the Maersk folds on January 1, 2019 seems to have left Damco’s freight forwarding services hanging. Traditional Forwarder – 0. Digital Forwarder – 1.

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. Denmark. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

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 Denmark.

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. Denmark. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

Smartbox Group implements RELEX’s supply chain optimization solution to maximize sales and increase operational efficiency internationally

RELEX Solutions

Smartbox Group has an omni-channel presence, with its own stores, web stores, and also currently has over 10,000 POS/shop locations across major retailers in Europe including the UK, Belgium, Netherlands, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Sweden and Switzerland. Read PDF.

The Smart Shipping Container Revolution

GTG Technology Group

This shipping company out of Denmark has designed units with built-in smart sensors that monitor container conditions at all times. Governments support new security innovations because of their impact on customs. Shipping containers are an integral part of the world’s supply chain.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Denmark. On the other hand, innovations such as wearable technologies are increasingly becoming a standard and technological advancement means that better, easy-to-implement IT tools are available to improve planning across the supply chain.

Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Denmark. At the same time, a tsunami of technology innovations is flooding the business landscape, creating new possibilities but also more complexity. The world is becoming smaller and larger at the same time through globalization and the internet.

RELEX Solutions acquires Galleria RTS as it builds a global end-to-end integrated retail and supply chain planning platform

RELEX Solutions

RELEX’s founders have an unprecedented clarity of thought in how retailers’ existing supply chain and planning processes can be improved through the latest generation of innovative technology.”. Read PDF.

RELEX Solutions acquisisce Galleria RTS nel quadro dello sviluppo di una piattaforma globale, integrata ed end-to-end per le vendite al dettaglio e la pianificazione della supply chain

RELEX Solutions

I fondatori di RELEX hanno idee di una chiarezza senza precedenti sul modo per migliorare gli attuali processi di pianificazione e supply chain utilizzando tecnologie innovative di ultima generazione.”. Leggi il PDF.

Lego's Sweet Sustainability Plan: Plastic Made from Sugar Cane

Material Handling & Logistics

It's a noble pursuit, and unsurprising considering Denmark's eco-friendly landscape rife with windmills and bike paths. On the plus side, a recent study found sugarcane plantations didn't directly lead to deforestation and recent innovations have reduced its water footprint.

This Week in Logistics News (October 3-7, 2016)

Talking Logistics

This innovation, which will help ease the burden for those living with T1D, took many years and millions of dollars to achieve. Denmark’s DSV eyes more big acquisitions in fragmented freight market (Reuters).