Gaining Clarity on Inventory Effectiveness

Supply Chain Shaman

The impact of complexity on inventory is not quick. To help, today I want to share some of the insights from our recent Inventory Optimization study. Inventory management is a hot issue. Companies invest in project after project, yet inventory levels remain the same.

ISC Europe 2015 Conference

Supply Chain Movement

ISC Europe 2015 Conference. Fast forward to 2015 and we are now slowly experiencing increased economic activity across Europe, but the supply chain environment has changed once more. Provide optimal service levels while reduce costs and inventory. Date: 7-8 October 2015.

ISC Europe 2016 Conference

Supply Chain Movement

ISC Europe 2016 Conference. Fast forward to 2015 and we are now slowly experiencing increased economic activity across Europe, but the supply chain environment has changed once more. Provide optimal service levels while reduce costs and inventory. Date: 7-8 March 2016.

Design, Operating and Situational Inventory Trade-Offs

ToolsGroup

Gartner analyst Paul Lord has developed a framework to better understand inventory trade-offs by categorizing those decisions according to the objectives they are meant to achieve: structural, operational and situational. or “How can we reduce inventory and improve our balance sheet?”.

Patient-centric networks at the heart of pharmaceutical supply chain management: Lessons from LogiPharma Europe 2018

Kinaxis

by Dr. Madhav Durbha With the Alps as a backdrop, LogiPharma Europe 2018 proved to be both energizing and thought provoking. Excellence in operations driven by end-to-end visibility into inventory levels will be important.

14th Annual 3PL Summit – Europe

Supply Chain Movement

14th Annual 3PL Summit – Europe. The 3PL Summit & Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum is Europe’s largest meeting of 3PL Providers and customers featuring the biggest industry thought leaders and hard-hitting sessions exploring new opportunities, technologies and markets in logistics. Europe’s only C-level logistics event will enable you to: Benchmark your strategic plan against the industry and discover if you have a USP customers want to pay for.

What is Inventory Carrying Cost?

EMERGE App

But while the newly arrived goods sit in your warehouse, did you know that there are also costs associated with keeping inventory? They are collectively called inventory carrying costs because they need to be paid to hold inventory. What is Inventory Carrying Cost?

Europris and RELEX Win Renowned Reta Europe Award

RELEX Solutions

On Monday 6th March evening Europris and RELEX proudly received the award “Best Enterprise Solution” during the retail technology awards Europe (reta) 2017 in Düsseldorf, Germany. The post Europris and RELEX Win Renowned Reta Europe Award appeared first on RELEX. Read PDF.

American Fox Head relocates logistics hub in Europe

Supply Chain Movement

Menlo will provide transport management services for inbound product and distribution to the Fox dealer network; inventory and warehousing management and order fulfilment and dispatch.

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

RELEX Solutions

RELEX will choose the best master’s thesis with a focus on retail and supply chain planning (forecasting, replenishment, seasons or promotions management, allocations, inventory management, category management or assortment management). The post RELEX Retail & Supply Chain Award 2018: Best Master’s Thesis, Europe appeared first on RELEX Solutions. RELEX is looking for the best Retail and Supply Chain Master’s Thesis submitted in a European university during the year 2018.

RELEX Retail & Supply Chain Award 2017: Best Master’s Thesis, Europe

RELEX Solutions

RELEX will choose the best master’s thesis with a focus on retail and supply chain planning (forecasting, replenishment, seasons or promotions management, allocations, inventory management, category management or assortment management). The post RELEX Retail & Supply Chain Award 2017: Best Master’s Thesis, Europe appeared first on RELEX Solutions. RELEX is looking for the best Retail and Supply Chain Master’s Thesis submitted in a European university during the year 2017.

RELEX Retail & Supply Chain Award 2016: Best Master’s Thesis, Europe

RELEX Solutions

RELEX will choose the best master’s thesis with a focus on retail and supply chain planning (forecasting, replenishment, seasons or promotions management, allocations, inventory management or assortment management). The post RELEX Retail & Supply Chain Award 2016: Best Master’s Thesis, Europe appeared first on RELEX. RELEX is looking for the best Retail and Supply Chain Master’s Thesis submitted in a European university during the year 2016.

Samurai enter Europe news item

Claritum

Samurai expands into Europe. Provides Real-time stock inventory. The post Samurai enter Europe news item appeared first on Claritum. Claritum Article - Procurement Blog.

Examining LogiPharma 2019 – Top 3 symptoms you caught the life sciences supply chain bug

Kinaxis

Temperature, timing, and few supply options with no buffer inventory to satisfy demand are all risk factors along with the fact this is a high touch supply chain requiring extremely talented individuals. One strategy is to stock pile inventory for the UK, but this would be at the expense of other markets because of limited capacity. Then there’s the challenge of expiring inventory goods are not positioned properly. by Bill DuBois.

‘Supply Chain Opportunities in China’ – 24 juni 2015

Supply Chain Movement

Is the trade imbalance between China and Europe going to keep freight costs towards Asia low for the foreseeable future? Order and stock optimization of your Chinese Inventory. How do you optimize your inventory levels in the volatile Chinese market? van der Meulen Transport China customs delivery distribution DSV Erik Jutte export Foss Fred Sengers Green Freight Europe Guillaume Burette Henk-Jan Groeneveld human resource import inventory Jan W.

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The Influence of IoT: How it’s Transforming Global Logistics

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Companies can keep less inventory on hand and more in motion if their supply chain network can reflect accurate product locations and specifications. We recently released the Navisphere Driver App in Europe to help surface transportation companies prepare for this critical transformation.

Renegade Riposte

Supply Chain Shaman

Quote from a Supply Chain Leader at a Conference in Europe. I get called frequently to talk to supply chain leadership teams about inventory. Often the CEO hires a strategic consultant to audit the supply chain, and they roll through the organization making inventory promises.

RELEX Solutions to Showcase First Cloud-Based Collaborative Planogram Solution at RBTE, Europe’s Fastest Growing Annual Retail Event

RELEX Solutions

RELEX, a leading provider of integrated retail and supply chain planning solutions, brings together all aspects of retail planning through the continuous analysis of real-time data, from the shop floor all the way back up through the supply chain driving increased sales, less inventory and reduced spoilage. The post RELEX Solutions to Showcase First Cloud-Based Collaborative Planogram Solution at RBTE, Europe’s Fastest Growing Annual Retail Event appeared first on RELEX. Read PDF.

Edgar Beers from Vanderlande named as Supply Chain Professional 2015

Supply Chain Movement

Allison Thomas, Supply Chain Director, CS&L Transformation, PepsiCo Europe. 2014 Jeroen van Weesep, Vice President Supply and Inventory Management Europe/Asia, Lego. 2010 Erik Bouwer, Director Supply Chain Management North-West Europe, Perfetti Van Melle.

Jewelry Makers and EMERGE App Inventory Management

EMERGE App

In fact, it started with the Neanderthals in Europe who made perforated beads made from small sea shells. And the best way to manage your production of jewelry prices is with inventory management software. Inventory Management for Jewelry Designers. Introduction.

3 Ideas for Finding Air Capacity in the Transatlantic Lane

CH Robinson Transportfolio

In 2017, Europe saw the demise of some airlines at the same time as exports to the United States grew. We recommend taking the following steps when we work with shipping customers: Take an inventory. We work with your inventory to arrange for the space with the airlines.

Supply Chain Movement 20 – Trends & Consulting

Supply Chain Movement

10 | SCM Consulting Map Europe 2016. At the same time, the supply chain specialists are expanding across Europe and even into North America. 12 | Profile Hans Willems, Vice President Supply Chain Europe, Boston Scientific. Contents Supply Chain Movement 20 – 2016 Q1.

The New Silk Road: Have You Evaluated Your Freight Options?

TMC

China’s so-called “One Belt One Road” strategy connects the country via an overland and sea corridor to Central Asia, the Middle East, and Europe. These include a number of TMC customers that have begun moving product from China to Europe by rail where they previously did not.

Global Vendor Management: What It Is & Why It’s Essential for Your Shipping Strategy

CH Robinson Transportfolio

In Europe, three of the most common programs are: • Combined Program. That means the company never handles the shipments, or has to put them into inventory or reship the freight. Europe Global Forwarding Supply Chain Consulting Global Supply Chain Global Vendor Management Supply Chain

Supply Chain Scope: New Study Shows Rise in US Inventories; California Estimated to Improve Freight Efficiency by 25% in 2030

Arkieva

A new study by the SupplyChainDigest analyzing the main components of working capital: Days Sales Outstanding (DSO), Days Inventory Outstanding (DIO), and Days Payables Outstanding (DPO) revealed an uptick in DIO. New Study Shows a Rise in US Company Inventories.

The Story Continues…. Let’s Don’t Sugar Coat the Real Issue

Supply Chain Shaman

Today, this is not a valid assumption, and most manufacturers lack the inventory buffers for inconsistent flows. On March 16th-18th, I will be on a book tour in Europe discussing the concepts of Supply Chain Metrics That Matter.

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Runsvengruppen Integrates Inventory Planning Between Central Warehouse and Stores with RELEX Solutions

RELEX Solutions

Runsvengruppen, which operates ÖoB, one of Sweden’s leading discount chains, has chosen RELEX’s supply chain solutions to integrate planning and inventory control between its central warehouse and stores. The chain needed a flexible, easy-to-use inventory management system to collect and analyze all data in one place, in order to more effectively control the entire product flow. Read PDF.

How vehicle customization will drive the supply chain of the future

Kinaxis

A certified Six Sigma black belt as well as various quality certifications, Mirza moved into the wind turbine industry, working for manufacturers in the US as well as in Europe. Planning and managing inventories.

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Three Lies and a Truth

Supply Chain Shaman

Here is the list: Supply chain technology implementations have reduced inventory. Here they are: The Lie of Inventory Reduction. Repeatedly, I heard that supply chain applications have saved costs, reduced inventory and improved customer service.

Quick & Easy Store-Specific Planograms: Tailoring Your On-Shelf Inventory to Each Store

RELEX Solutions

Scott has been helping retailers & FMCG suppliers solve their Space & Assortment challenges in Europe, North America, Asia & Australia since 2011. The post Quick & Easy Store-Specific Planograms: Tailoring Your On-Shelf Inventory to Each Store appeared first on RELEX.

Elephant in the Room: Thoughts on Metrics That Matter in Semiconductor and Hard Disk Drives

Kinaxis

This could create a shortage in the US/Europe OEM chain. Understanding inventory planning will take on a new dynamic. On the downside, it appears that these industries are struggling with inventory issues. by CJ Wehlage.

Self-Storage Has Become Big Business! (Infographic)

Supply Chain Game Changer

While immensely popular in the United States, self-storage solutions have remained pretty uncommon throughout Europe… that is, until now. Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Inventory Management Supply Chain Management Freight Logistics SCM storage supplychain warehouse

Identifying the Key Differences Between a B2B and B2C Supply Chain

Unleashed

Sales volumes are higher in a B2B supply chain than in a B2C supply chain because B2B involves the sale of bulk services or inventory stock required by business clients for production purposes or for resale as part of a retail strategy. Successful B2B eCommerce businesses have effectively connected the front-end customer experience with the back-end processes of inventory control , order processing, order fulfilment and returns.

The emergence of supply chain localization strategies

NC State SCRC

First, you have less cash tied up in your supply chain – and less inventory sitting on a boat, on a plane, or in a container. More nations are becoming more protectonist in nature, whether its Europe, China, India, and of course the US. Articles Director's Blog Global Supply Chain Inventory Management Logistics Uncategorized

7 Steps To Manage Your Chemical Inventory With Software

EMERGE App

Here, we’ll cover how you can use off-the-shelf inventory management software to manage your chemical inventory. First, we’ll start by listing some obligations when dealing with chemicals in Europe, Australia and the United States. Europe. Introduction.