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.

Finn-Tack implements inventory and demand management solution

Supply Chain Movement

It also has a further four warehouses in The Netherlands, North America, Russia, and in Finland. Finn-Tack invited Barloworld Supply Chain Software (SCS) to evaluate the future requirements of the company with a view of implementing a robust inventory and demand management solution capable of delivering significant inventory reductions across all of its warehouses. Cases Barloworld SCS consolidation demand planning Finn-Tack inventory Optimiza software

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American Fox Head relocates logistics hub in Europe

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Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo) has recently established a new distribution centre for the company at its Eersel, (Netherlands) Logistics Centre. Menlo will provide transport management services for inbound product and distribution to the Fox dealer network; inventory and warehousing management and order fulfilment and dispatch. Cases American apparel distribution distribution hub Fox Head Menlo multi-channel Netherlands relocate retail Transport management

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 capital10 questions to assess working capital management. Some companies generate cash so quickly that they can even achieve negative working capital.

VMI system goes live at Fokker Aerostructures

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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.

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. In reality, retailers routinely pass the inventory risk to their suppliers, particularly since the phenomenal growth of multi-channel retailing, with direct dispatch (or drop ship) suppliers bulking up retailers’ online offerings without requiring a financial commitment or warehousing space.

June 2019 Automation Hero: Erwin van der Wouden of Araco

EazyStock

I am the Supply Chain Manager at Araco International , a fast-growing wholesaler of promotional business gifts, based out of Enschede, the Netherlands. We have gone from manual to automated purchasing of our inventory, which consists of more than 2000 SKUs. Now we have it all automated with EazyStock which has allowed us to get better control of our inventory, particularly seasonal items.

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. Forecasts are often on the high side leaving warehouses with unnecessary inventory and sales and planners in debate about how to close the gap. People Andreas Gärtner Demand Forecasting demand planning forecasting inventory Mad Bulls made to stock Nestlé Peter Brabeck sales SAP APO SAS SKUs

June 2019 Automation Hero: Erwin van der Wouden of Araco

EazyStock

I am the Supply Chain Manager at Araco International , a fast-growing wholesaler of promotional business gifts, based out of Enschede, the Netherlands. We have gone from manual to automated purchasing of our inventory, which consists of more than 2000 SKUs. Now we have it all automated with EazyStock which has allowed us to get better control of our inventory, particularly seasonal items.

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

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. Neither of those standard solutions deal with having a store-like warehouse that shares inventory with a store. Yes, I think that’s a key difference between the Netherlands and the US.

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

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. Neither of those standard solutions deal with having a store-like warehouse that shares inventory with a store. Yes, I think that’s a key difference between the Netherlands and the US.

AkzoNobel: Painting a Better Picture of Demand

E2open

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. Alain Crottaz, EMEA Planning Director at AkzoNobel, explains the business drivers behind the company’s decision to implement Demand Sensing and Multi-Enterprise Inventory Optimization in Europe and Africa.

3 Uses of IoT Tech Spurring Sustainability in Supply Chains

Cerasis

In fact, according to Alberta energy providers , efficiency, stemmed from the use of IoT Tech, itself is now being referred to as the “fifth fuel” - in 11 International Energy Agency member countries (America, Australia, Britain, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands and Sweden) improvements in efficiency allowed for savings equal to 1.4 The Internet has already transformed the way individuals interact, make choices, and process information.

Pernod Ricard Drinks to Better Demand Forecasts

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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. At present Infor Demand Planning is deployed throughout Pernod Ricard UK, and Pernod Ricard Travel Retail EMEA, the affiliate covering the Middle Eastern and North African countries, the Netherlands and Belgium.

Is Traffic Congestion Slowing Down Your Delivery During Peak Season? We Got A Solution!

Abivin

A study in the Netherlands called the VERDI conducted by TNO shows that half of the delayed delivery trips to warehouses was caused by traffic congestions. Because of traffic congestion, this inventory management technique cannot be applied to serve its purpose of cutting costs and waste. It lessens the opportunity of earning larger market size, affects intermodal connection of freight transport, slows down business inventory and operation.

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

Kinaxis

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. Do I have the system-wide ability to support the demand in such situation and still manage my assets and inventory effectively?

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

AIMMS

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. A recent report from Auburn University summarizes these changes quite neatly: Inventory – consumer demand for flexible delivery times and pick-up options is changing inventory management. It’s no mystery that some of the world’s largest retail chains are struggling to survive.

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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.

DiManEx partners with Wipro to offer Distributed Manufacturing Services

DiManEx

Utrecht, the Netherlands – March 13, 2018: DiManEx, a cloud-based, end-to-end service provider for distributed 3D manufacturing, today announced a strategic partnership with Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company.

Job opening: Global Supply Chain Director at Océ

Supply Chain Movement

Within this organization, you are responsible for global supply chain management activities across geographies (Netherlands, Germany, Canada and Singapore), successfully driving supply chain strategies and policies ensuring availability and on time delivery of products (print systems, parts, and OEM) to customers. You lead and manage customer service, forecasting, production planning, inventory control, warehousing, transportation, and other functions as required.

DiManEx launches Supply Chain Inspector

DiManEx

Part of DiManEx’s end-to-end platform, the solution uses supply chain data to help teams build their digital inventory. Utrecht, Netherlands, November 14, 2019 – DiManEx, a company that makes 3D printing easy for supply chain teams, is excited to announce the launch of Supply Chain Inspector , an analytics tool that uses semantic search, powered by machine learning, to help you identify the right parts for Additive Manufacturing (AM).

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

AIMMS

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. I guess in the CPE side of the business, we proved that we could bring down inventory levels and generate value. We limited the amount of cash we needed for inventory by bringing it down by 35%.

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

Freightos

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.” Also, the mass customization of products would mean that inventory levels fall, as goods are made to order. In fact, in 2014, DHL carried out a pilot project testing smart glasses and augmented reality in a warehouse in the Netherlands.

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

AIMMS

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. A recent report by the ACE European Group identifies supply chains as of the biggest sources of concern for European businesses today.

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

AIMMS

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. You can see demand, capacity and inventory in a single view. An interview with Boon Edam’s Aron Waas. Implementing Sales and Operations Planning has many benefits.

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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. Better performance in inventory turns than the peer group average for the period of 2006-2015. If you trace the year-over-year pattern, you can see that P&G made progress on inventory turns and operating margin 2006-2007, 2009-2010. Today, I unpacked my bags.

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Doing Business in Belgium

QAD

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. Belgium is bordered by France, Germany, Luxembourg and Netherlands, and has a robust shipping infrastructure including multiple ports, making it a perfect location for trade both within the EU and with other geographic regions. percent; Netherlands 12 percent and the U.K.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

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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. Three large, international take-overs are changing the face of the market. as the advance of e-commerce continues, companies with an omnichannel approach are increasingly implementing specific order management systems.

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. This year’s winner of Amazon’s robot picking challenge, The Netherlands’ TU Delft, was over three times faster at picking objects than last year’s champion (100 per hour versus 30).

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. Companies must invest in and balance their inventories more wisely to ensure optimal on-shelf availability in all commercial outlets.

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. 10 questions about Freight Spend Management. There are numerous ways a shipper can reduce freight spend.

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

AIMMS

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. You can see demand, capacity and inventory in a single view. An interview with Boon Edam’s Aron Waas.

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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

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.

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. Chapter 1 of this global fashion retail series was about network design and inventory location. 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. Goods have to be transported across the globe and across the neighbourhood.