Logistics Hubs as Drivers of Innovation

Supply Chain @ MIT

Pictured is the Grupo Carreras facility in the PLAZA logistics park near Zaragoza, Spain. In Spain, however, there are relatively fewer rail options, and the challenge is to persuade rail operators to expand the number of services for shippers.

European Supply Chain & Logistics Summit 2014

Supply Chain Movement

Venue: Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, Hotel Rey Juan Carlos I, Barcelona, Spain. Building next-generation supply chains – Supporting growth through innovative and responsive strategies. Benchmarking your operation against leading examples of supply chain innovation. Events Barcelona logistics SCL Europe Spain Summit supply chain Supply Chain Innovation European Supply Chain & Logistics Summit 2014. Date: 16- 18 June 2014.

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How to Learn About Supply Chain Research From Around the World in a Few Hours

Supply Chain @ MIT

These are: the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (Cambridge, USA), the Zaragoza Logistics Center (Zaragoza, Spain), the Center for Latin-American Logistics Innovation (Bogotá, Colombia), and the Malaysia Institute for Supply Chain Innovation (Shah Alam, Malaysia).

How to Harness the Economic Power of Logistics Clusters

Supply Chain @ MIT

The Zaragoza Logistics Center, Zaragoza, Spain, is based in PLAZA, Europe’s largest logistics park, and both organizations benefit from the relationship. The Zaragoza Logistics Center (ZLC), Zaragoza, Spain, is celebrating its 10 th anniversary this week. Mutual benefits.

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Agile retailing: new ways to manage uncertainty, disruption and innovation

RELEX Solutions

The real opportunity for retailers of all sizes is to grow by leading innovation and causing disruption. The real opportunity for retailers of all sizes is to grow by leading innovation and causing disruption. Agile adaptation is a defensive strategy, but agile innovation is aggressive.

Where Bricks-and-Mortar Meets Omni-Channel

Supply Chain @ MIT

Dr. Maria Jesus Saenz, Director, Zaragoza Logistics Center, Zaragoza, Spain, and Dr. Elena Revilla, Professor at the IE Business School, Madrid, Spain, describe this part […].

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A Real World Humanitarian Logistics Model

Supply Chain @ MIT

A humanitarian logistics model developed by the Center for Latin American Logistics Innovation (CLI) improves the efficiency of response efforts by taking a holistic view of these operations. Floods in Colombia caused widespread damage.

Major Trends Impacting the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Ecosystem

Supply Chain View from the Field

IMS health data reports that in 2011 China cemented its place as the third largest pharmaceutical market in the world – almost 50 percent bigger than Germany in fourth place – while Brazil overtook the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain and Canada to rank sixth. Biopharmaceutical Supply Chain Global Supply Chain Healthcare Supply Management Organizing for Supply Chain Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Supply Chain Innovation Supply Chain Management Supply Chain Strategy

Bringing Freight Online with WebCargoNet and Freightos

Freightos

The surest bet to escape this is technological innovation. So at the peak of the global crisis – with Spain being particularly hard hit – and despite pleas from their families, the two teenagers quit their studies and started a freight revolution.

Maersk’s Transformation Embraces Digital Forwarding

Logistics Trends and Insights

Maersk’s September 3 announcement of moving Twill, Damco’s digital freight forwarding service, under the Maersk umbrella as a ‘Maersk Innovation’ effective immediately and combined with Damco’s supply chain services moving to the Maersk folds on January 1, 2019 seems to have left Damco’s freight forwarding services hanging. Traditional Forwarder – 0. Digital Forwarder – 1.

Improving Logistics Efficiency: How Cities Can Join Forces to Combat Traffic Congestion

TMC

While some major cities have deployed innovative urban mobility programs, others still struggle to find ways to speed up traffic flows and meet their sustainability goals. The SOLUTIONS project aimed to address this imbalance by helping laggard cities to import know how from innovators.

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The Data Behind Amazon’s Logistics and Fulfillment Play

Freightos

In his 2017 annual shareholder letter , Bezos lauded “divinely discontent” customers as innovation drivers.

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Hyperloop Transportation Technologies and Hamburg port to explore hyperloop possibilities in new joint venture

EFT

The company will focus on integrating the latest container movement innovations with hyperloop technology into the largest rail port in Europe. HHLA has a long history of innovation.

Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Spain. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

3 Technologies Transforming Modern Manufacturing Techniques

USC Consulting Group

Were America’s manufacturing sector its own country, it would be in the world’s top 10 economies , ahead of Spain, Brazil, and Canada, based on estimates from the Manufacturing Institute. The U.S. economy is experiencing a period of job growth.

Insights from Elemica reveal 2014 Frankfurt

Talking Logistics

The German team overcame disappointments in 2006 and 2010 to win the World Cup this year, while favorites Spain (the defending champion) and Brazil (the host country) were humbled by the competition. What do the Germany World Cup Team and the Boston Red Sox have in common?

Best Supply Chain Conferences of 2019

Veridian Solutions

The NRF Conference brings together buyers and exhibitors to learn more about the innovations driving the industry. Dates: June 17 – 19, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. Dates: October 7 – 9, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain.

Improving Logistics Efficiency: How Cities Can Join Forces to Combat Traffic Congestion

TMC

While some major cities have deployed innovative urban mobility programs, others still struggle to find ways to speed up traffic flows and meet their sustainability goals. The SOLUTIONS project aimed to address this imbalance by helping laggard cities to import know how from innovators.

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E2open to Acquire INTTRA, Adding the World’s Leading Ocean Shipping Network and Software Provider, Creating an Integrated Global Supply Chain and Logistics Operating Network

E2open

In joining forces with E2open, a company that shares our values and understands the benefits of global business networks, we envision a single platform with accelerated innovation to connect, streamline, and operate all aspects of global manufacturing, logistics, and distribution, resulting in immediate benefits for all stakeholders.”. Avantida’s platform currently serves Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, France, Italy, Portugal, Poland and Spain. MONDAY 22 OCTOBER 2018.

Demand-Driven Transformation at Shell

Supply Chain Shaman

The planners would then drive all replenishment planning (for make, move or buy) directly in Orchestr8.The pilot went live in October 2017 in Spain, Italy, and Turkey and included the inbound materials planning managed by the planning service center in Krakow, Poland.

Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

Supply Chain Movement

Together with MP Objects, supplier of supply chain software, Supply Chain Movement has created a mindmap for innovative order management, including a handy description of the route and with road signs indicating potential hazards along the way. >>Please Spain.

Best Supply Chain Conferences of 2019

Veridian Solutions

National Retail Federation: Retail’s Big Show ($950 – $1,275-Members and $1,000 – $2,375 -Non-Members) Dates: January 13 – 15, 2019 in New York City The NRF Conference brings together buyers and exhibitors to learn more about the innovations driving the industry. Veridian Partner: Manhattan Exchange (Cost TBD) Dates: October 7 – 9, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain.

Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

Supply Chain Movement

they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation. Spain. When asked where their LSPs fall short most often, customers responded with ‘innovation’. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

World Cup Plays that Build Winning Supply Chain Teams

Supply Chain @ MIT

Spain was the world champion at the start of the tournament, but went crashing out after being beaten 1-5 by the Netherlands in the team’s opening game. Brazil and Spain had established reputations for inventive, free-flowing soccer, but their pedigrees counted for little on the ground. An innovative, well-run supply chain can empower small, relatively unknown companies to compete successfully against much bigger opposition, and even redefine markets.

Smartbox Group implements RELEX’s supply chain optimization solution to maximize sales and increase operational efficiency internationally

RELEX Solutions

Smartbox Group has an omni-channel presence, with its own stores, web stores, and also currently has over 10,000 POS/shop locations across major retailers in Europe including the UK, Belgium, Netherlands, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Sweden and Switzerland. Read PDF.

Sustain 2018: Now Is the Time to Transform Your Business

EcoVadis

Sustainable procurement is not just a nice-to-have but an integral function responsible for mitigating business risk, protecting and improving brand reputation, and driving revenue and innovation. or about the same as the number of people who live in Spain.

This Week in Logistics News (April 27 – May 1, 2015)

Talking Logistics

It serves both B2B and B2C customers in the United Kingdom, Spain and France. Although it’s tempting to view TMS as a mature market segment, the reality is that there’s plenty of opportunity and demand for ongoing innovation.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Spain. On the other hand, innovations such as wearable technologies are increasingly becoming a standard and technological advancement means that better, easy-to-implement IT tools are available to improve planning across the supply chain.

Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Spain. At the same time, a tsunami of technology innovations is flooding the business landscape, creating new possibilities but also more complexity. The world is becoming smaller and larger at the same time through globalization and the internet.

Procurement Experiences, Trends and the Future!

Supply Chain Game Changer

We affirm several of the same areas (Supply Chain, Risk Management, P2P, Innovation Driven Procurement, Contract Management, SaaS….), The long-term approach allows suppliers to understand what the company will value in the future and enables them to innovate around these themes.

Industry 4.0: Will Your Business Survive?

Murano Corporation

Headquartered in the Thane District in the outskirts of Mumbai in India, they source and export internationally to Spain, Middle East, New Zealand, and Russia, in addition to catering to the local Indian market.

7 Things That Matter Most To Fresh Supply Chain Leaders

Logistics Bureau

For any fresh-food retail or supply business professional, the following seven insights into fresh supply chains around the world offer some ideas and innovations to consider , the adoption of which can open doors to meaningful cool-chain performance improvement.

Will Superjobs Require Super Humans?

Enterra Insights

” Maurice Conti ( @MauriceConti ), chief innovation officer at Alpha, a unit of Spain’s Telefónica, predicts, “We’re heading for a future where our natural human capabilities are going to be radically augmented in three ways: Computational systems will help us think. Among the many threads of discussion relating to the future of human work, perhaps the most interesting speculation involves the kinds of jobs that don’t exist today but will be created in the future.

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Amazon Go and the Future of Sentient Buildings: An Analysis

Supply Chain Brain

Amazon has achieved their almost mythic status by continually innovating at a pace that others find hard to keep up with. There are technology companies attempting to provide that kind of emotional intelligence, such as Emotion Research Labs (based in Spain) who refers to themselves as the “artificial empathy” company (I assume that is AE to complement AI). When it comes to disruption of business as usual for supply chains, Amazon towers above the rest.

This Week in Logistics News (August 29 -September 2, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Online freight marketplace Freightos acquires Spain’s WebCargoNet (TechCrunch). China, Canada, Spain and elsewhere. With a holiday weekend upon us, let’s go straight to the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Retailers Seek U.S.