Finn-Tack implements inventory and demand management solution

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It also has a further four warehouses in The Netherlands, North America, Russia, and in Finland. The best-of-breed product selected was Optimiza Inventory and Demand Planner, a demand planning software application designed to compile and maintain an accurate requirement forecast.

American Fox Head relocates logistics hub in Europe

Supply Chain Movement

Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo) has recently established a new distribution centre for the company at its Eersel, (Netherlands) Logistics Centre. Cases American apparel distribution distribution hub Fox Head Menlo multi-channel Netherlands relocate retail Transport management

Job opportunity: Associate Director Demand & Supply at Astellas

Supply Chain Movement

Fulltime, 40 hours, Leiden, The Netherlands. In this role you will have the responsibility for surveying and continuously improving the supply chain planning, ordering and logistics execution processes, including optimal information sharing and inventory management and control across all supply channels to ensure that stock availability for distribution is secured and cost targets are achieved. Astellas employs around 900 persons in the Netherlands, in Leiden and Meppel.

3D Printing Set to Streamline the Retail Supply Chain Through Reduced Lead Times and Inventory

BluJay Solutions

The attractiveness of 3D printing for manufacturers and retailers/distributors centers around reducing both lead times and the risks involved in holding inventory. Not sure if an electronic toy that’s very popular in Japan will hit the mark with children in the Netherlands?

Checklist for working capital management

Supply Chain Movement

Working capital management revolves around inventory, debtors and creditors. Netherlands. Netherlands Antilles. Visuals cash checklist earn x turn finance inventory inventory days raw material risk Slimstock suppliers working capital

VMI system goes live at Fokker Aerostructures

Supply Chain Movement

VIBA Aerospace Products and Services in the Netherlands and Peerless Aerospace Fastener Corporation, a distributor of aerospace fasteners based in Farmingdale (NY), went live with their Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) of special fasteners at Fokker Aerostructures covering several programs.

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‘Supply Chain Opportunities in China’ – 24 juni 2015

Supply Chain Movement

Erik Jutte, Trade Lane Manager China – DSV Air & Sea The Netherlands. Order and stock optimization of your Chinese Inventory. How do you optimize your inventory levels in the volatile Chinese market? van der Meulen Transport China customs delivery distribution DSV Erik Jutte export Foss Fred Sengers Green Freight Europe Guillaume Burette Henk-Jan Groeneveld human resource import inventory Jan W. ‘Supply Chain Opportunities in China’. Datum: 24 juni 2015.

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How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics


I joined Peapod from our parent company, Ahold Delhaize, in the Netherlands. Peapod has a large number of what we call warerooms – small fulfillment locations attached to Ahold Delhaize grocery stores that are used to serve online grocery customers, while also leveraging the store’s inventory.

Andreas Gärtner of Nestlé on Forecasting: “Track the Mad Bulls!”

Supply Chain Movement

Speaking during the SAS Forum in the Netherlands, he explained how Demand Planning is in transition and how Nestlé is building on analytics to become a more demand-driven organisation. Forecasting product demand will never by 100% perfect but it is possible to reduce the error of judgment.

AkzoNobel: Painting a Better Picture of Demand


When paint and specialty chemicals producer AkzoNobel looked to improve customer service and raise return on capital by cutting excess inventory, it turned to Terra Technology.

What Your Company Needs to Succeed in Today’s Retail Landscape


In Europe, V&D , a major Dutch department store, and Brantano , a large footwear retailer operating in the Netherlands, Belgium and the UK, have officially declared bankruptcy. It’s no mystery that some of the world’s largest retail chains are struggling to survive.

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Pernod Ricard Drinks to Better Demand Forecasts

Supply Chain Movement

Combined with the expertise within the Pernod Ricard supply chain team, the flexibility of the application has helped Pernod Ricard UK achieve an ongoing improvement in demand forecast accuracy and a more optimal inventory level.

DiManEx partners with Wipro to offer Distributed Manufacturing Services


Building on its extensive consulting and engineering experience, Wipro will collaborate with DiManEx to offer services for the distributed manufacturing of 3D printed parts and provide a digital inventory of parts for its clients.

3 Uses of IoT Tech Spurring Sustainability in Supply Chains


Tire giant Pirelli has attached sensors to its inventory that allow it to see where its tires are located and get an accurate idea of how many and what kinds of new units need to be produced.

Optimizing Liberty Global’s Supply Chain: An Interview with Willem Vesters


I am originally from Breda, a city in the southern part of the Netherlands. Our inventory levels on this side of the business tend to be quite high, with a rotation going to 1 year. We limited the amount of cash we needed for inventory by bringing it down by 35%.

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Why you don’t need perfect data to start implementing S&OP


We have 3 factories, one in USA, one in China and one in the Netherlands (in the city of Edam). They have their regional session with manufacturing mainly to discuss the demand plan, compare it with the inventory at the different D&SCs and with capacity levels at the factories.

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The Impact of Demand Volatility and a Changing Technology Landscape on European Supply Chains


Let’s take the example of inventory optimization. In the Netherlands, the internet retailer Coolblue has 24-hour delivery even for orders placed on Sunday.

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Is Google the most innovative supply chain company in the world?


Inventory management and replenishment as well as reverse logistics can now be managed by mobile as well as payments. The service was originally launched in the Netherlands and Belgium in early 2013 and called “Staples Easy 3D.”

Job opening: Global Supply Chain Director at Océ

Supply Chain Movement

You lead and manage customer service, forecasting, production planning, inventory control, warehousing, transportation, and other functions as required. employs approximately 2,200 specialists in Venlo, The Netherlands, and develops technologies, product concepts and software.

Doing Business in Belgium


The Kingdom of Belgium achieved its independence from the Netherlands in 1830, and has become an admired modern country, well-known as the home of international organizations such as NATO and the EU. In fact, 23 percent of its GDP in 2017 went to investments in fixed capital and inventories.

How Can We Heal the Global Supply Chain?

Supply Chain Shaman

In the last six months, in my travels, I have presented to supply chain teams in China, Belgium, France, Germany, Peru, Mexico, Netherlands, South Africa, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. Inventory Turns. Today, I unpacked my bags.

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Patient-centric networks at the heart of pharmaceutical supply chain management: Lessons from LogiPharma Europe 2018


Excellence in operations driven by end-to-end visibility into inventory levels will be important. To highlight his point, Thornley shared this example: The API was manufactured in China, granulation was performed in Puerto Rico, and then packaging was performed in Netherlands.

Why you don’t need perfect data to start implementing S&OP


We have 3 factories, one in USA, one in China and one in the Netherlands (in the city of Edam). They have their regional session with manufacturing mainly to discuss the demand plan, compare it with the inventory at the different D&SCs and with capacity levels at the factories.

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Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

Supply Chain Movement

Netherlands. Netherlands Antilles. Such a system enables those companies to fulfil orders flexibly by dispatching the goods from various inventory points (e.g. The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux.

Can Omni-Channel Help Consumer Goods Companies Fight Private Label?

Talking Logistics

Whether that was the landed aristocracy versus the peasants in agrarian society, the big merchants of The Netherlands and Great Britain against the third world producers of foodstuffs and raw materials in the 1600s and 1700s, the great industrialists battling both labor and retailers in the late 1800s, or manufacturers taking on mass merchants in the 20th century, the struggle has always been about economic power.

This Week in Logistics News (July 4-8, 2016)

Talking Logistics

When the economy picks up, inventory levels drop below a certain threshold, and/or capacity is realigned with demand — whichever occurs first, which by most estimates won’t happen until late this year or early 2017.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Adequate demand planning and accurate inventory investments are key to successful supply chain management in this fast-moving industry. Netherlands. Netherlands Antilles.

Complex costs of transportation

Supply Chain Movement

To anticipate and respond to high customer demand, a modern Transportation Management System (TMS) needs to optimize inventory allocation. A TMS with inventory allocation enables shippers to monitor shipments down to the package level. Netherlands. Netherlands Antilles.

Challenges of global fast fashion supply chains (Part IV)

Supply Chain Movement

In this series on global fashion retail we have discussed about network design and inventory location in Chapter 1, stores replenishment in Chapter 2 and sourcing and manufacturing lead times in Chapter 3. 1) Network design and inventory location. Talent development.

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Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Netherlands. Netherlands Antilles. Finally, the system should enable intelligent inventory location management to ensure optimal on-shelf availability for the end customers. The world is becoming smaller and larger at the same time through globalization and the internet.

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

Supply Chain Movement

Netherlands. Netherlands Antilles. Management at the helm. Some companies have a well-developed sales & operations planning (S&OP) process as a safeguard for structured decision-making.

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


The shipper, beneficial cargo owner, freight forwarder and logistics service provider communities derive value from a larger combined network and new end-to-end solutions that improve operational efficiency, reduce inventories and deliver efficient logistics operations. Avantida’s platform currently serves Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, France, Italy, Portugal, Poland and Spain. MONDAY 22 OCTOBER 2018.

3PL Subway 2015: Strategic movements among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

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

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Seco Tools: Cutting Edge Supply Chain Strategy Takes Shape


Historically, customers held their own inventory. This became an expensive proposition for the industry, which gave way to placing the responsibility (and cost) back on the manufacturer to hold inventory and deliver it when needed.

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This Week in Logistics News (April 4-8, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Global Trade Content and Compliance : Denied party screening services for international ecommerce and ad hoc analysis; landed cost calculation services for global trade automation; and support for customs initiatives in the United States, Canada, The Netherlands, Argentina, Cuba and Paraguay.

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