India’s Inland Waterways Transportation

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The post India’s Inland Waterways Transportation appeared first on Chainalytics. Blog Transportation Chainalytics India's Inland Waterways NHAI Rohit Prasad Sarma Supply Chain

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How to Design Successful “Swachh Bharat” (Clean India) Supply Chains

CHAINalytics

Consultant, Integrated Demand & Supply Planning | Chainalytics “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan” — also known as the “Clean India Mission” — is one of the major initiatives that Indian Prime Minister Modi announced in October 2014 on Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday. One … The post How to Design Successful “Swachh Bharat” (Clean India) Supply Chains appeared first on Chainalytics.

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Modular Refrigeration Units Could Reduce Cold Chain Costs in India

Supply Chain @ MIT

A team of MIT and Harvard University students won the first-ever MIT Food and Agribusiness Innovation Prize this month for an idea to make India’s temperature-controlled supply chain for food — or cold chain — more affordable.

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Transportation Procurement in India

CHAINalytics

The post Transportation Procurement in India appeared first on Chainalytics. By Linsa Godwin Sathiamoses | Consultant, Transportation, Chainalytics | Procuring transportation services is an important activity on the supply chain calendar.

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Report Indicating the Assembly of the First iPhone in India

Supply Chain Matters

A report indicates that Apple has assembled the first iPhone in an assembly facility in India. We view Apple’s manufacturing strategy concerning India to be quite savvy, one that when completed, can provide a lot of market and supply chain benefits down the road.

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Report that Alibaba Has Taken Majority Control of India’s Paytm

Supply Chain Matters

Omni-Channel Commerce Supply Chain Impacts Online Customer Fulfillment Retail Supply Chain Alibaba customer fulfillment capabilities Alibaba strategies in India blogs- independent analysis and insights on supply chain management Supply chain Matters blog

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Amazon Taking a Long View on India Online Market Penetration

Supply Chain Matters

The Asian editions of the Wall Street Journal report (paid subscription or free metered view) that Amazon is taking a long view on the growth opportunities for online commerce in India. The online juggernaut is reported to be prepared to invest $2 billion in India for developing a nationwide delivery system along with technologies tailored to serve India’s consumers, most of which don’t have computers but do have mobile phones.

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Currency in India: Current State of Disruption, Confusion, and Economic Slowdown

Transportfolio

Currency in India: Current State of Disruption, Confusion, and Economic Slowdown.Transportfolio. Two of India’s major currency denominations have been withdrawn since November 8. India is, by large, a cash economy.

India’s tiger unleashed: Supply chain design under GST

CHAINalytics

By Mayur Vamanan, Director of the Supply Chain Consulting at Chainalytics India. After spending 11 years in various states of limbo, the Constitution Amendment Bill to institute a single Goods & Service Tax (GST) has passed both houses of Parliament in India and signed by President Pranab Mukherjee. It’s a done deal and is expected … The post India’s tiger unleashed: Supply chain design under GST appeared first on Chainalytics.

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Conducting Business in India? Chances Are that You Could Be by 2025

Transportfolio

If projections and recent rhetoric are to be believed, India will join China as the only non-North American countries in the $500 billion club by 2025. Shippers around the world seem fairly optimistic about growing their engagement with India. The post Conducting Business in India?

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Supply Chain Success in India: How to Choose the Right Site Locations

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… The post Supply Chain Success in India: How to Choose the Right Site Locations appeared first on Chainalytics.

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Additional Report Indicating Apple to Begin Manufacturing iPhones in India

Supply Chain Matters

In late January, Supply Chain Matters called attention to a published report by The Wall Street Journal, citing local government sources, indicating that global smartphone and consumer electronics provider Apple was nearing a deal to manufacture its products locally in India.

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Unrest in India and the Impact on Global Supply Chains

Transportfolio

Recent protests in Northern India states resulted in the mass blockade of key roadways, national highways, and the railway system. Movement of containers to and from Northern India have been affected and will likely remain that way for the next couple of weeks.

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Will It or Won’t It? The $1.5 Trillion Question of India’s Tax Reform

CHAINalytics

By Mayur Vamanan, Director of Consulting, Chainalytics India Growing up, I spent my summer vacations with my grandparents. Trillion Question of India’s Tax Reform appeared first on Chainalytics. Blog S&OP Supply Chain Design Supply Chain Operations What's New APAC India India Tax Reform Mayur Vamanan Supply ChainAt bed time, my Paati (Tamil, for grandmother) would tell my siblings and I the most interesting stories.

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India Regulators Cite 200 Drug Makers for High Risk in Compliance Standards

Supply Chain Matters

FDA News and other India news outlets report that 200 drug manufacturers have been now cited by India’s national drug regulator for noncompliance and “high risk” for quality control lapses as part of an initial effort to crackdown on the country’s pharmaceutical […]. Here is some rather troubling news for pharmaceutical and life sciences supply chains.

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Made in India: an Impossible Dream or A Reachable Star?

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

In February, 2016, India unveiled the world’s cheapest smartphone “Freedom 251” that sells for US$ 4! Not only are the Indians excited about this phone, Prime Minister Modi embraces this phone because it supports his “Made in India” and “Digital India” initiatives.

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Building Sophisticated Supply Chains in India

APICS

In my discussions and travels, I often meet engineers who have become supply chain professionals. To me, that makes a lot of sense. I think engineers, like supply chain experts, seek to make sense out of what appears chaotic and complex. Ask anybody with global experience, and they will tell you that supply chains and manufacturing

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India Based Ranbaxy Laboratories Acquired- Quality Conformance Remains an Issue

Supply Chain Matters

Supply Chain Matters has featured multiple commentaries citing India based generic drug producer Ranbaxy Laboratories. Our latest commentaries were in a specific posting in late January and in an India based industry regulatory commentary published in February. the parent of Ranbaxy, has agreed to sell the generic drug manufacturer to India based Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

Cars Drive India’s Manufacturing Growth

APICS

India grew its automotive industry to the 6th largest in the world through manufacturing strategy and investments by Ford, Toyota, Honda and others

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Xiaomi's Success in India Could Impact the Global Supply Chain

Elementum

India is becoming a battleground for market share among smartphone makers — and success will come down to supply chain. India is the world’s second-largest—and fastest growing—smartphone market in the world. Such results didn’t stop Xiaomi from taking chances with India.

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Moving Auto Components in India: More Complex than You’d Expect

Transportfolio

The new “Make in India” initiative is a major factor in the growing trend to move automotive manufacturing to India. Every day, I get to help auto manufacturing organizations with their supply chain challenges in India.

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Happy Birthday, GST! You Are Delivering Supply Chain Savings

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| By Karthik Ravikumar | Senior Manager, Supply Chain Design | and | Vikas Argod | Senior Manager, Supply Chain Operations | Chainalytics | Exactly one year ago, on 1st July 2017, India entered into “one country, one tax” world.

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How to Reap the Supply Chain Benefits in India’s GST

CHAINalytics

With the political impasse over the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill in India’s last parliament session, the new launch date now seems to be 12 to 18 months away. […]. The post How to Reap the Supply Chain Benefits in India’s GST appeared first on Chainalytics. By Prateek Chauhan | Manager, Supply Chain Strategy, Chainalytics After all the brouhaha, April 1, 2016 will still be celebrated only as All Fools Day!

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Supply Chain Management:Challenges Faced By E-Retailers in India

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Main | Increase in Operational Efficiency through Voice Technology » Challenges Faced By E-Retailers in India. In my previous blog , I highlighted the factors which helped e-commerce retailing develop in India. There are some of the major challenges which e-retailers face in India to be competitive in their business. About Us. Contact Us. Newsroom Investors Careers. Infosys Labs. Industries. Industries. Aerospace and Defense. Airlines. Automotive.

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Should we really 'Make in India'? Why & How?

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Should we really ''Make in India''? Last month on my flight back to Pune after Diwali Vacations, I happened to read an article on Manufacturing strategy in India. The article I read in my flight made me ponder on the decision to "Make in India". I agree that India''s policy should mainly focus on creating millions of more jobs in manufacturing for the stability of India''s socio-economic and political situation. Why & How?

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Tighten Up: India and China boost medical device regulations

Elementum

India and China have both recently introduced new regulation that will impact medical device manufacturers. India’s Department of Pharmaceuticals released a document titled “National Medical Device Policy, 2015” that delineates a new pricing structure for medical devices.

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Deep Dive on 2017 Prediction Eight- Alibaba and Amazon Continue to Position for Global Online Platform Dominance

Supply Chain Matters

Annual Predictions for Industry and Global Supply Chain Management Online Customer Fulfillment Retail Supply Chain Supply Chain Technology Transportation and Logistics Alibaba Amazon customer fulfillment capabilities Amazon India important developments in B2C online fulfillment Independent supply chain industry analyst Bob Ferrari's Blog online commerce challenges in India supply chain industry analyst advisory services Supply chain Matters blog

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Is Walmart Really Ready to Take on Logistics In India?

Supply Chain View from the Field

Today’s Wall Street Journal printed a great story on the challenges that Walmart faces as it grows its logistics network in India. The article notes how India is the second-largest producer of fruits and vegetables in the world, but that one-third of the produce rots because of its horrendous logistics infrastructure. Middlemen, tiny farming plots, and bad road conditions aren’t unique to India.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Recognition in India for Supply.

Supply Chains Rock

Recognition in India for Supply Chains Rock. For this reason I was thrilled to get a package yesterday from Hory Sankar Mukerjee in India who recently had an informative and educational textbook published called Industrial Marketing. If that wasnt enough, the proceeds of the book will support educating the deprived children in India, who cannot afford to go to school. Who said supply chains are boring?

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How to Expand Your Global Shipping to Meet Growing Indian Markets

Transportfolio

If projections and recent rhetoric are to be believed, India will join China as the only non-North American countries in the $500 billion club by 2025. Shippers around the world seem fairly optimistic about growing their engagement with India. How is Global Shipping Growing in India?

Are sustainable supply chains in India wishful thinking?

ModusLink Corporation

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Growing Pains: What’s Stopping India from Overtaking China?

Elementum

As China’s growth rate slows, India’s economy is picking up speed and manufacturers are taking note. stocks and threatens to severely impact India's export market. Things are looking up for India’s manufacturing sector. India’s energy sector is also facing problems.

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Supply Chain Planning Challenges: Exciting Times Ahead

Arkieva

My team and I had just gotten back from the India Manufacturing Supply Chain Summit & Awards 2016 at Mumbai. Arkieva accepts the “Emerging IT Supply Chain Solution Provider of the Year” award at the India Manufacturing Supply Chain Summit.