Gebrüder Weiss and SMR AMT Hungary win Supply Chain Excellence Awards

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At Translog Connect Congress in Budapest (Hungary) on November 27, 2013 professor Sebastian Kummer announced Gebrüder Weiss and SMR AMT Hungary as the winners and handed out the awards at the Award ceremony.

FMCG Drinks Route to Market – let’s get fizzical in CEE

Enchange Supply Chain Consultancy

Driving across the Hungary-Romanian border during the heat wave we discussed where to stop for food and much needed drink and decided to cross into Romania as the Hungarian road side service stations all seemed busy.

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ModusLink takes EICC leadership role

ModusLink Corporation

To date, the EICC Facility Recognition Program has recognized 10 global sites including facilities in the US, Mexico, the UK, Thailand, the Philippines, Hungary and Malaysia. I’ve written before on our company’s work with the EICC.

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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Translog Connect Congress 2016

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Corinthia Grand Hotel Royal Budapest, Hungary. TRANSLOG Connect is the market leading cross-industrial business summit for transportation, logistics and supply chain management professionals in the CEE region taking place annually in November, in Budapest, Hungary.

La carte du commerce international 2016 / Global Trade Map 2016 in French

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Hungary. Les accords commerciaux et leurs risques d’un point de vue UE.

10 questions about the benefits of S&OP for your organisation

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Hungary. Management at the helm. Some companies have a well-developed sales & operations planning (S&OP) process as a safeguard for structured decision-making. Those companies take an integral view of supply and demand, including the financial impact of mediumterm risks.

Complex costs of transportation

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Hungary. 10 questions about Freight Spend Management. There are numerous ways a shipper can reduce freight spend. They can renegotiate contracts, find other carriers, and do a better job of maximizing their truck utilization. But these efforts bring temporary, not permanent, relief.

Mindmap High-Tech Supply Chain 4.0

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Hungary. A technology revolution is rapidly changing the way we work, providing threats and opportunities along the way. These developments impact Original Equipment Manufacturers, both at strategic level and at operational level within their supply chains.

GrandVision: “We are changing completely as we become demand driven”

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Many of these stores are recognised under banners such as Apollo-Optik in Germany, Générale d’Optique and GrandOptical in France, Pearle in the Netherlands, Belgium and Austria and Vision Express in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Poland, Hungary, the Middle East and India to name just a few.

Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

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Hungary. Global competition is forcing companies to optimally manage the orders they have scored. Supply chain execution software can coordinate the necessary alignment process between the various systems within the network.

Talent development essential for supply chain leaders

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Hungary. Recruiting raw talent is ‘extremely challenging’. Supply chain leaders have gained an ever-stronger position in the world of business over recent years.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

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Hungary. The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux. Three large, international take-overs are changing the face of the market.

Gartner’s Women in Supply Chain Survey 2016

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Hungary. Gartner’s first Women in Supply Chain Survey, conducted with AWESOME, an executive women’s leadership group, compares the representation of women in supply chain leadership roles.

Manufacturing Pulse Report 2016

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Hungary. The manufacturing sector is in the midst of a period of great change. Driven by a desire to get closer to end customers, many are now looking at selling directly to shoppers, while continuing to serve their traditional B2B channels.

Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

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Hungary. The world is becoming smaller and larger at the same time through globalization and the internet. Goods have to be transported across the globe and across the neighbourhood.

Gradual changes in the European supply chain consulting market

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Hungary. The major consultancy firms are still acquiring smaller niche competitors to intensify their supply chain expertise. At the same time, the supply chain specialists are expanding across Europe and even into North America.

SCM Map Europe: European location decisions remain complex

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Hungary. Supply chains in Europe are facing a wide variety of changes. To arrive at optimal European supply chains it is crucial to consider shifts in economic growth, currency fluctuations and tax reductions in addition to production and distribution costs.

Mindmap for the Supply Chain Director 2020

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Hungary. The rapidly changing world is forcing companies to continually adapt.

Mindmap for Supply Chain Execution 24/7

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Hungary. Customers are becoming more demanding all the time: they increasingly expect personalised offers, available globally and round the clock. Such huge pressure on sales is also dragging the supply chain department(s) towards an ever-higher service level.

10 questions about supply chain optimisation

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Hungary. Better decision-making processes. The business complexity is increasing all the time due to globalisation, big data and dynamic interdependences. It is becoming ever-more difficult for supply chain professionals to make the right decisions.

10th International Conference of Logistics Directors

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Location: Hotel Kapitány, Sümeg, Hungary. Beside the valuable case studies there is another aim: to strengthen the professional network for logistics managers, supply chain managers, purchasing managers, warehouse managers not only in Hungary, but through the whole world.

Gartner’s survey analysis: Women in Supply Chain 2016

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Hungary. Gartner’s first Women in Supply Chain Survey, conducted with AWESOME, an executive women’s leadership group, and supported by Supply Chain Media, compares the representation of women in supply chain leadership roles.

Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

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Hungary. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe. Manufacturers and retailers welcome the ongoing consolidation in the fragmented logistics industry. they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation.

New: Global Trade Map 2016

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Hungary. Uncovering and mitigating trade risks in international operations. International trade can entail significantly more risk than straightforward domestic business-to-business transactions.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

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Hungary. In the global fashion and luxury goods market, ever-higher customer expectations, combined with demographic and economic shifts, are making it increasingly difficult to predict consumer behaviour and plan accordingly.

3PL Subway 2015: Strategic movements among logistics providers

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Hungary. After years of declining revenues in European logistics services, the business started to stabilise in 2013/2014.

New download: SCM Map Europe 2014-2015

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Toy manufacturer Lego is currently building an enormous, sustainable factory in Hungary, and also has concrete plans for its first production facility in China. Slight shift in European networks.

“We want people in the supply chain to be multi-skilled” – Henri-Xavier Benoist

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In Europe Bridgestone employs 12,000 staff, has sales organisation clustered in 6 sub-regions, nine manufacturing plants (in Spain, Poland, Belgium, France, Italy, and Hungary), one plant. One in every six vehicles drives on tyres made by the Bridgestone Corporation.

Uncertainty in supply due to nature: An everyday struggle for you, too?

Quintiq

Let’s imagine that you are sourcing corn seeds from France and Spain, processing and mixing in Hungary, and delivering to Germany. Is your agriculture business dependent on what nature is giving you? Are you sourcing from different countries and facing logistical complexities?

One belt, one road, and one very blurry supply chain benefit

Quintiq

Undoubtedly, the new infrastructure, financed almost entirely by China, will benefit the government of Serbia and Hungary. It is big. It is bold. It is talked about. It is … well … complicated.

Is Logistics Outsourcing Right for Your Company?

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Hungary. More shippers today appear to be outsourcing some or all of their logistics. How does a company decide that outsourcing logistics is the right choice? This C.H.

Gartner Supply Chain Executive Roundtable

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He also oversaw similar global logistics functions in the Tesco CE territories of Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic. Gartner Supply Chain Executive Roundtable – Presentation, Discussion and Peer Networking. Date: 2 March 2016. Location: Gartner Office, Amsterdam Zuid-Oost.

Anita Arts: “A supply chain manager can no longer sit in an ivory tower

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The British company is owner of Unitymedia KabelBW (Germany), UPC (The Netherlands, Republic of Ireland, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Switzerland, Austria, Hungary and Romania), VTR (Chile) and Liberty (Puerto Rico).

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

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With factories in Denmark, Mexico, Hungary and the Czech Republic, it produces a mind-blowing 40 billion Lego bricks a year.

Aya??n?z? yorgan?n?za göre uzat?n… – Cut your coat…

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They were buying or producing all their materials in The Netherlands, shipping them to low-cost countries like Hungary, Romania and Ukraine for manufacturing and then shipping the products back to The Netherlands for distribution. rgiyim imalatç?s? Narkonteks Yönetim Kurulu Ba?kan?

Winner of last quarter: The Netherlands as a logistics base

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In the ‘Base for Logistics Activities’ category, the Netherlands outranked France, Austria, Italy, Poland, Switzerland, Belgium, Spain, the Czech Republic, Russia, Hungary, Turkey, Denmark, Slovakia and Romania.

Rethinking your optimum

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Hungary. Rethink your optimum: Prepare your supply chain for the challenges of 2017 and beyond.

Sky Deutschland, Teleplan and DHL open a new European distribution centre

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For picking up urgent orders, in some cases we have at most one hour,” says Filip Budík, Managing Director, DHL Supply Chain Czech Republic and Hungary. On August 25 Teleplan, Sky Deutschland and DHL opened a new 13,600 sq.

White paper: Are the weakest link in your supply chain?

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Hungary. Increasingly, your supply chain is seen as a value-creating process that differentiates your company from the competition. Clearly, this does not change the call for efficiency and productivity. And now, the pressure is on you -as senior executive- to deliver.