ISC Europe 2015 Conference

Supply Chain Movement

ISC Europe 2015 Conference. Trucks full, stock low, warehouse busy. Fast forward to 2015 and we are now slowly experiencing increased economic activity across Europe, but the supply chain environment has changed once more. At ‘ISC’ Europe 2015 Conference we will be discussing all these issues, and it is designed to provide a combination of information, networking and knowledge sharing. Date: 7-8 October 2015. Venue: Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Brussels (B).

ISC Europe 2016 Conference

Supply Chain Movement

ISC Europe 2016 Conference. Trucks full, stock low, warehouse busy. Fast forward to 2015 and we are now slowly experiencing increased economic activity across Europe, but the supply chain environment has changed once more. At ‘ISC’ Europe 2016 Conference we will be discussing all these issues, and it is designed to provide a combination of information, networking and knowledge sharing. Date: 7-8 March 2016. Venue: Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Brussels (B).

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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. In early April I attended the LogiPharma Europe 2018 conference in Montreux, Switzerland, an event that attracted more than 800 attendees, including practitioners and executives from pharma and medical device industries, along with software vendors and many service providers.

Does Your Warehouse Need Voice?

Supply Chain Shaman

A warehouse is not a warehouse and a supply chain is not a supply chain. One of these options is voice-directed warehousing. Voice-directed warehousing, where a warehouse worker is directed to perform tasks based on voice automation using a headset, is now over twenty years old. Today’s warehouses are more complex than ten years ago. cold chain, frozen), and warehouse employee turnover is greater than ever before.

Top 25 3PL warehousing companies in 2020 (by revenue)

6 River Systems

Third-party logistics companies ( 3PLs ) specialize in distribution, warehousing and fulfillment services. Today, there are many top 3PL warehousing companies that handle warehousing, fulfillment, logistics and distribution services for companies of all sizes. Many metrics can be used to determine the top 3PL warehousing companies, such as company revenue, the number of warehouses, total warehouse square footage , etc. Warehouse Operations

New download: SCM Map Europe 2014-2015

Supply Chain Movement

There appears to be considerable upheaval in Europe as a result of the political unrest between Russia and Ukraine. A number of large factories have closed down in Western Europe while new ones have opened in Central Europe and further east. However, the main growth in freight flows lies on the periphery of Europe and the Middle East is also continuing to develop, both for domestic supply and for distribution to Africa. SCM Map Europe 2014-2015.

How Europe is Coping with Supply Chain Disruption

Jaggaer

On top of this, a growing number of truck and van drivers are off work, often with symptoms of the virus, while many warehouse workers are unhappy about the risks posed. And of course, the problem is acute right across Europe. Adapting to the present and future challenges of COVID-19.

A new era is dawning for warehousing

Supply Chain Movement

For warehousing a new era is dawning. Amazon plans to have a total of 90 distribution centres in Europe in order to be close enough to consumers. Strategic warehousing. However, intelligent mechanisation is not necessarily limited to new warehouses. Software supplier Ortec, known for its transport planning solutions, has worked with a partner to develop a sequencing buffer for warehouse racking. Google Glass in the warehouse.

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Alibaba versus Amazon in Europe

Logistics Trends and Insights

A battle between Alibaba and Amazon for global e-commerce dominance is brewing and Europe is the focal point. To support the necessary logistics in its European network, Alibaba’s logistics subsidiary, Cainiao, is building out a European network connecting Asia to Europe to the final mile.

The Belt and Road Initiative: Rail Service between Europe and Asia

CH Robinson Transportfolio

For example, you might be surprised how beneficial rail service between Europe and Asia can be for your business today. . As such, by 2011, the first regular rail connections from China to Europe opened between Chengdu-?ód?, Learn more about our Europe-Asia rail service on our website.

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The United Nations of Warehousing

BluJay Solutions

Despite the after-effects of the global economic downturn still being felt, Logistics Services Providers (LSPs) throughout Europe and in many parts of Asia and the US are struggling to find skilled workers for their warehouses. However many are now realizing that if they opt for alternative language settings to better suit their temporary workforce, they can make following warehouse processes much, much easier and reduce queries and errors.

A break with tradition now inevitable in warehousing

In the Supply Chain

SnapFulfil MD for UK & Europe. The post A break with tradition now inevitable in warehousing appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Tony Dobsonl (pictured). Industry Talk

A bigger boom in warehousing on the way? Part 2: E-commerce, automation and the long-term outlook

EFT

Warehousing has been on a long journey in the last two decades, rising from a necessity few were interested in on an organisational level, to a critical asset that has to run smoothly for an operation to be effective. Maintaining profitability is a huge challenge in this new age and, therefore, warehouses will need to be structured and fitted out for high-end efficiency that befits a new post-pandemic world. This need for power underlines the journey warehouses are undergoing.

thyssenkrupp Steel Europe adds real-time visibility to key shipments

EFT

thyssenkrupp Steel Europe is working with logistics tech company Sixfold through its live shipment sharing platform to get visibility over key shipments in transit and also across warehouses and operational sites. thyssenkrupp Steel Europe is a joint customer of Sixfold and Transporeon , Europe's largest logistics network and used by 1,200 shippers in the manufacturing and retailing industries.

German grocers expand through taking up industrial space in Europe

EFT

. German supermarket giants Lidl and REWE are expanding their industrial footprints in Europe by moving into two new facilities. It has taken up a 10-year lease with developer DHG for a new logistics centre in the Netherlands for 42,839 square metres of warehouse space. Lidl is opening a new logistics centre in Moerdijk in the southern Netherland.

A bigger boom in warehousing on the way? Part 1: Current demand and COVID-19

EFT

Within this, however, warehousing has seen little let up in the demand for space, with a number of critical macro-trends being accelerated by the advent of coronavirus. Already, before this crisis warehousing was seeing a considerable period of sustained growth, as both mega-tenants, such as Amazon, as well as smaller businesses, sought space closer to consumers and growth markets. Actually, most of the deals that have happened for new warehouse space this year have been long-term.

23 warehouse pros reveal the best ways for warehouses to control & reduce fulfillment costs

6 River Systems

Every warehouse strives for efficient order fulfillment. There are many factors that can impact costs, from warehouse replenishment practices to the warehouse equipment deployed to support the fulfillment process. ” Meet Our Panel of Warehouse Pros: Nate Masterson. Read on to learn more about the best strategies to control and reduce your warehouse fulfillment costs. 1) Warehousing space and inventory control. Warehouse Efficiency

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

RELEX Solutions

2014 Richard Lämsä and Sebastian Mattson, Lund University, Sweden Investigation of buying in retail companies – Understanding the effects of a central warehouse Read more about the winners of the 2014 award. The post RELEX Retail & Supply Chain Award 2019: 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 2019.

Why warehouses are becoming more efficient

EFT

This is extending into the supply chain and to warehousing, where sustainability is meeting business practices to make facilities that are cheaper to operate as well as helping the environment. “I’d It’s those large warehouses have the potential to be energy generation systems.

Boom Time for the Shared Economy within Supply Chain

Logistics Bureau

In logistics and supply chain management, however, transport and warehousing are the most significant sharing processes thanks to a welter of economic benefits for all parties—and the trend is accelerating despite the dampening effect of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Carrefour now operates Europe’s largest hydrogen-powered forklift truck fleet

EFT

The warehouse is now home to the largest number of hydrogen forklifts in all of Europe. This installation was co-financed by the FCH-JU (Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking) public-private partnership as part of the HyLift Europe project. Europe has approximately 300 forklifts in service, of which around 270 are powered by Air Liquide, leaving significant growth potential.

On-demand warehousing company FLEXE secures $43 Million in Series B funding

EFT

Since launching in 2013, FLEXE claims to have created the largest open network of warehouses connected through a single technology platform, reaching more than 1,000 warehouses across North America. We are excited to announce our investment in FLEXE, the pioneer of on-demand warehousing, as the company continues to transform the $1.5 At FLEXE, we believe the on-demand warehousing category will be as big as, if not bigger than, on-demand cloud computing, cars, and lodging.".

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. Californian based Fox Head, owner of the action sports apparel and clothing brand Fox, is rapidly expanding its reach in the European market. Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo) has recently established a new distribution centre for the company at its Eersel, (Netherlands) Logistics Centre.

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

RELEX Solutions

2014 Richard Lämsä and Sebastian Mattson, Lund University, Sweden Investigation of buying in retail companies – Understanding the effects of a central warehouse Read more about the winners of the 2014 award. 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.

Is Warehouse Robotics at the Inflection Point?

Locus Robotics

I just returned from a trip to Europe where I met with the executive team from one of the country’s largest retailers. Each of the 8 Factors below have their own unique implications in Europe, Asia and other markets around the globe. Very simply, 3PLs cannot find enough warehouse workers to meet their Service Level Agreements (SLAs). The crisis is exacerbated by increases in wage rates for warehouse workers. Robots dramatically improve the ergonomics of the warehouse.

Join us at Home Delivery Europe 2020!

Locus Robotics

Join us at Home Delivery Europe 2020 in Amsterdam, 22-23 September 2020, for Europe’s most important retail logistics conference and exhibition. The post Join us at Home Delivery Europe 2020!

$1.9 Trillion warehouse market growing strongly driven by emerging markets

EFT

The global market for warehousing is currently growing at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 6 – 8%, according to Beroe Inc, a procurement intelligence firm. The increasing service levels such as e-commerce and same-day delivery are influencing retailers to invest further in the warehouse industry. The growth of retail and FMCG goods has been the main driver for the industrial warehouse industry.

Location Decision Drivers: Trends Shaping New Location Selection in Europe

EFT

With changing demographics and increased levels of value-added services in logistics warehouses, availability of qualified staff has become a structural as well as a cyclical driver and this ranked highly in the 2015 and 2013 surveys, as well as 2017. Currently, it is mostly the largest logistics warehouse operators who are investing in robotics. Dirk Sosef, Vice President, Research & Strategy Europe. . Customer Industry in Prologis warehouses, Europe (%, NRA basis). .

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

RELEX Solutions

Investigation of buying in retail companies – Understanding the effects of a central warehouse. 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. Are you a recently graduated supply chain specialist or finalizing your master’s thesis with a focus on retail planning?

UK warehouses reaching capacity, just weeks left before full

EFT

A survey of logistics and warehousing operations, conducted by leading sector trade association UK Warehousing Association (UKWA), has revealed that lack of available warehousing space in the face of COVID-19 restrictions is reaching a critical point, with potential for zero capacity within weeks.

Is Warehouse Robotics at the Inflection Point?

Locus Robotics

I just returned from a trip to Europe where I met with the executive team from one of the country’s largest retailers. Each of the 8 Factors below have their own unique implications in Europe, Asia and other markets around the globe. Very simply, 3PLs cannot find enough warehouse workers to meet their Service Level Agreements (SLAs). The crisis is exacerbated by increases in wage rates for warehouse workers. Robots dramatically improve the ergonomics of the warehouse.

Is Warehouse Robotics at the Inflection Point?

Locus Robotics

I just returned from a trip to Europe where I met with the executive team from one of the country’s largest retailers. Each of the 8 Factors below have their own unique implications in Europe, Asia and other markets around the globe. Very simply, 3PLs cannot find enough warehouse workers to meet their Service Level Agreements (SLAs). The crisis is exacerbated by increases in wage rates for warehouse workers. Robots dramatically improve the ergonomics of the warehouse.

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

RELEX Solutions

Investigation of buying in retail companies – Understanding the effects of a central warehouse. 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. Are you a recently graduated supply chain specialist or finalizing your master’s thesis with a focus on retail planning?

Join us at Home Delivery Europe 2020!

Locus Robotics

Join us at Home Delivery Europe 2020 in Amsterdam, 22-23 September 2020, for Europe’s most important retail logistics conference and exhibition. Get a live, in-person demo while you’re at the show to discover, first hand, how deploying the Locus Solution will have an immediate difference in your warehouse operations! The post Join us at Home Delivery Europe 2020!

Pokemon Go is coming to a warehouse near you!

Techgistics

Augmented reality requires that warehouse workers are equipped with small glasses, like Google Glass, where a user will see a “digital pick-list” in their field of vision. While picking offers the most benefits, some additional use cases inside the warehouse include: Route Optimization - The glasses can display the most optimal travel route inside the warehouse, like a GPS, to travel from one location to the next to reduce total travel time.