RELEX’s Rapid Expansion Continues to France, Italy and Spain

RELEX Solutions

Under the command of David Ritel , Country Manager, France, RELEX opens up Europe’s third largest economy as a market for its demand forecasting and inventory optimization solutions. In France one must work hard to prove to the market that what you offer is the best. In France one must work hard to prove to the market that what you offer is the best. The post RELEX’s Rapid Expansion Continues to France, Italy and Spain appeared first on RELEX. Read PDF.

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Terror Attack in Nice, France: What We Know So Far

Elementum

France extended its State of Emergency for three months following the terror attack in the city of Nice at Bastille Day celebration, the country’s most important national holiday, on Thursday evening, July 15. Several European Union countries, including Germany, Spain and Italy, have stepped up security along their borders with France. Air France, meanwhile, lost 1.7%.

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Did the Macron Law Influence Freight Rates into France?

CHAINalytics

By Olga Rissin| Product Manager, Freight Market Intelligence Consortium Europe & Russia | Chainalytics What happened to transportation rates after the Macron Law implementation in France? The law, which … The post Did the Macron Law Influence Freight Rates into France?

Supply Chain Event (Paris, France) 2014

Supply Chain Movement

Organisation: Reed Expositions France. Events Chemist Cnit La Defense energy Exhibition FMCG France High tech Hygiene Parfumery Paris Reed Expositions retail Supply Chain Event Supply Chain Event. Date: 26-27 November 2014. Location: Cnit Paris La Défense, Paris (FR). URL: www.supplychain-event.com. Supply Chain Event, 26-27 November 2014, Cnit Paris-La Défense.

France Will Stop Selling Diesel and Gasoline Cars Entirely By 2040

Supply Chain 24/7

France is joining a growing movement to force the extinction of vehicles that run on fossil fuels, saying today that it would aim to end the sale of gasoline and diesel cars by 2040

Yet Another Shipping Alliance and an Industry Stalling the Inescapable

Supply Chain Matters

This alliance would include China’s Cosco Group, Hong Kong’s Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL); Taipei based Evergreen Marine and France’s CMA CGM. The Wall Street Journal reports (Paid subscription required) that a new ocean container shipping alliance is being formed. This new grouping, to be termed the Ocean Alliance, will operate nearly 350 vessels across […].

Probabilistic Forecasting: Right Fit for Your Business?

Supply Chain Shaman

Customers include Qantas, Air France, Lufthansa, and Malaysia Airlines. In the design of planning systems, it is important to think through the elements.

The WannaCry Cyberattack: Another Warning for Supply Chain Executives

Talking Logistics

As reported by the Wall Street Journal : When workers arrived at a Renault plant in Sandouville, in northern France, on Saturday morning, TV screens that usually update staff on company productivity had a different message: A demand, in French, for $300 in ransom.

A Blunt Statement from Airbus’s CEO Regarding Cabin Equipment Suppliers

Supply Chain Matters

According to this Bloomberg report, France based Zodiac Aerospace, a supplier of upscale lie-flat airline seats was struggling […]. In a mid-December posting, Supply Chain Matters called attention to a media report indicating that a component shortage within the commercial aerospace sector that was suspected of causing delayed shipments of brand new Airbus and Boeing airplanes.

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.

Majestic Wine Runs RELEX to Optimize Its Supply Chain

RELEX Solutions

Offering a wide range of wines, beers and spirits, Majestic operates 210 stores in the UK and two in France, and a separate commercial division serving independent restaurants and pubs. Majestic Wine is the UK’s largest specialist retailer, with 210 branches in the UK and 2 in France.

Transforming Your Supply Chain Using Big Data Analytics

Enterra Insights

Avoid “Lost in Translation”. Monetize S&OP to Include Finance.

ToolsGroup

One business, where finance was not involved in S&OP, was crushed by a rapid currency appreciation in the Swiss franc that made its products too pricey for the market. Finance speaks a different language than supply chain.

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A great leap forward: Quintiq joins Dassault Systèmes

Quintiq

Headquartered in Paris, France, Dassault Systèmes is a world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions. At Quintiq, news is often greeted with excitement. That’s because it is usually great news.

Global Supply Chain Report 2017 (Guest Post by Dexter Galvin)

SCM Research

That’s more than the annual emissions of France, and it shows that the supply chain is a critical component – the missing link – in securing our sustainable, low-carbon future. I am happy to share the following guest post by Dexter Galvin, Head of Supply Chain, CDP. Thank you for contributing to my blog. Our latest Global Supply Chain Report 2017 , written in partnership with BSR and the Carbon Trust, revealed emissions savings of 434 million tonnes disclosed by suppliers in 2016.

4 unstoppable forces that WILL change your end-to-end supply chain

The 21st Century Supply Chain

The current categorization of G7 (Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, UK, USA) won’t be applicable. by Alexa Cheater If there’s one thing you can count on in supply chain, it’s that things will change. Often.

L’Oreal: A Beautiful Supply Chain

Supply Chain Shaman

Richard has worked in Operations and Supply Chain for L’Oreal for over 20 years, starting in Canada, followed by roles in France and the United States.

Using Weather and Climate Data to Improve Demand Forecasting

ToolsGroup

For instance, in a recent application that involved temperature and ice cream, a consumer goods company deployed machine learning to develop a model for five European countries: Germany, Poland, Sweden, the Netherlands, and France.

Manhattan Exchange EMEA 2016 to shine spotlight on delivering a fulfilling customer experience

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

has announced a powerful line-up of keynote speakers for its Exchange EMEA conference to take place October 5-6 at Hotel du Collectionneur in Paris, France Manhattan Associates, Inc.

Logistics Responses to Europe’s Migrant Crisis

TMC

Probably the most notable outcome from a logistics standpoint has occurred in Calais, France, where trucks headed for the Channel Tunnel to the United Kingdom were being boarded by migrants. million trucks in both directions between France and the United Kingdom last year.

What do ArcelorMittal Dofasco & the Eurotunnel have in common?

Quintiq

In spite of their differences, the world’s largest steel producer and busiest railway line share one common problem: Complex maintenance operations, often time-consuming and costly. The complexity of maintenance resource planning & optimization.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

Talking Logistics

SITL Paris , March 14-16, Paris, France. Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S.,

The Supply Chain Impact of Europe’s Refugee Crisis

The 21st Century Supply Chain

The flow of refugees coming in through Calais, France, prompted the creation of Refugee Maps. by Kirsten Watson The Syrian refugee crisis has produced some staggering statistics.

FedEx Express Expands Paris-Charles de Gaulle Distribution Hub

Supply Chain 24/7

billion vote of confidence in France in the wake of Britain's decision to exit the European Union FedEx unveiled plans for a $220 million expansion of one of its principal European hubs, outside Paris, with French officials touting the expansion and a new 30-year lease as a $1.54

FMCG: Performance turn-around needs fresh supply chain faces

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Uniquely, they only recruit players who were born or trained in football in the greater Basque region of Spain and Southern France.

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FMCG: 7 Reasons to engage an Interim Supply Chain Manager

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Spain and others remain on the brink and France/Germany seem to be keeping their own Euro boats afloat by sinking Euro partners. The global recession rumbles on and on and on like Coronation Street – which will end first? Once again it is Greece holding out a cap for another IMF/EU bale out?

KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

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?… … How many to use?

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Supply Chain Event 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Organisation: Reed Expositions France. More information >> Register now >> Events 3D printing Conference event inventory Paris Porte de Versailles Procurement management Reed Expositions France supply chain Supply Chain Event warehouse roboticsSupply Chain Event 2016.

Bringing Freight Online with WebCargoNet and Freightos

Freightos

Following a successful pilot in France, forwarders can now send booking requests directly from their pricing platform. Bringing Freight Online With WebCargoNet And Freightos.

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Brewing Up E-Commerce Success with Tassimo

Value Unchained

This included the countries of Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom, as well as in Ukraine and Russia.

WMS Rollout at Mephisto: Kick-off in France

Supply Chain Movement

At the beginning of 2015 the shoe company Mephisto issued a tender for the implementation of a Warehouse Management system for the production and distribution center in Sarrebourg, France.

Our must-read picks for 2014

Quintiq

S&OP continues to be a trending topic within the manufacturing industry.” – Alice Berthier, Marketing Manager France. As another year comes to a close, we want to say a big thank you to all our readers for another great year on the Quintiq blog.

Maarten Hut: ‘Growing with the company’

Supply Chain Movement

Maarten Hut recently moved from France to Mauritius, to become Head of Supply Chain & Logistics at Aspen Global. In France he was Group Supply Chain Director at Wessanen based in Lyon. WHY THE MOVE FROM FRANCE TO MAURITIUS?

SCM Map Europe: European location decisions remain complex

Supply Chain Movement

Europe’s highest level is in France, at 33.33 As well as high wage costs, France also has Europe’s highest number of days lost to strikes, which explains why relatively few international brands have based their factories and distribution centres in that country. France.

Noteworthy Supply Chain Tech News: LLamasoft and FusionOps

Supply Chain Matters

The company was then acquired by France based ILOG in April of 2007, where the plan was to assimilate LogicTools applications among other ILOG technology. There is some noteworthy supply chain technology news this week which we wanted to call attention to Supply Chain Matters readers.

Martec & RELEX Solutions present ‘State of the Retail Supply Chain 2017’

RELEX Solutions

The research, for which 80 retailers across France, Germany, Italy, the Nordics, Spain and UK with sales in excess of €100 million per annum were interviewed, indicates that managing promotions remains singularly the biggest supply chain business challenge. Read PDF.

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Servicing the Blue Banana from a Small Dutch Village, Part 1

Value Unchained

Back in 1989 a group of French geographers known as RECLUS developed a geographical concept of an area stretching from North West England over The Netherlands, Belgium, Southern Germany, a very small part of Northern France and Switzerland up to Northern Italy.

Hankyu Hanshin Express Deploys Kewill Global Forwarding in Belgium

Kewill

Phase two occurred in 2014 with Kewill Global Forwarding being put into use in the UK, and France followed in 2015. Completes fourth phase of global expansion using Kewill solutions . July 12, 2016 – Manchester, UK and Chelmsford, MA, USA – Hankyu Hanshin Express, a leading Japanese provider of global logistics and freight forwarding services, has completed the implementation of Kewill’s freight forwarding software across its operations in Belgium.

How a Single Expensive Component Can Inhibit End-of-Year and Customer Fulfillment Goals

Supply Chain Matters

The December challenge stems from France based Zodiac Aerospace, a supplier of upscale lie-flat airline seats. Over the remaining few days of December various supply chain teams will be hard at work supporting end-of-year shipment and revenue milestones. Most supply chain teams are aware that completing key milestones, whether financial, business or management focused, are critically important for compensation and career considerations.

3 Uses of IoT Tech Spurring Sustainability in Supply Chains

Cerasis

The Internet has already transformed the way individuals interact, make choices, and process information.