Ireland—the Answer to your Post-Brexit Supply Chain

ModusLink Corporation

The post Ireland—the Answer to your Post-Brexit Supply Chain appeared first on Steel Connect. When the United Kingdom voted to part ways with the European Union (EU) two years ago, it opened doors for change, possibility and above all else, uncertainty.

Integrated Supply Chain – UK & Ireland 2014

Supply Chain Movement

Integrated Supply Chain – UK & Ireland. Any system is only as good as its weakest link – and at ‘ISC’ UK & IRELAND 2014 we will discuss the different elements that will either enable or prevent businesses from gaining competitive advantage moving forward: Now in its third year, ‘ISC’ UK & IRELAND 2014 will examine how these new technologies and thought processes will affect Supply Chain: Performance.

Ireland's Supply Chain Security to lead agenda at The National Manufacturing and Supply Chain Conference

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The National Manufacturing and Supply Chain Conference, the largest gathering of manufacturing and supply chain professionals, takes place on the 31st January in the Citywest Convention Centre, Dublin with a focus on sustainability, brexit, manufacturing, renewable energy, procurement, recycling and more

UK’s Largest Independent Buying Group & Top N. Ireland Wholesaler Both Sign With RELEX Solutions

RELEX Solutions

The Northern Ireland-based wholesaler recognised similarities between its relationship with Today’s Group and with its own customer network of independent stores. Both firms merged in 2000 to become the Savage & Whitten Wholesale of today, the largest independent wholesaler in Northern Ireland. Ireland Wholesaler Both Sign With RELEX Solutions appeared first on RELEX Solutions. Read PDF. Today’s Group and Savage & Whitten Optimize Operations with RELEX Space Planning.

Ireland's Supply Chain Security to lead agenda at The National Manufacturing and Supply Chain Conference

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The National Manufacturing and Supply Chain Conference, the largest gathering of manufacturing and supply chain professionals, takes place on the 31st January in the Citywest Convention Centre, Dublin with a focus on sustainability, brexit, manufacturing, renewable energy, procurement, recycling and more

End2End Supply Chain Conference 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Make Sure You Are Part of the Discussion… Register now >> Download the agenda >> Events analytics big data Conference digital supply chain Dublin End2End Supply Chain event Event Strategies Ireland logistics Manufacturing Operations Procurement supply chainEnd2End Supply Chain Conference 2016. Date: 28 September 2016. Venue: Ballsbridge Hotel, Dublin. Organiser: Event Strategies. URL: www.supply-chain.ie/index.php. index.php.

Brexit Vote: No deal, no confidence, no certainty

BluJay Solutions

It appears that the Government will probably survive, supported by the Democratic Unionist Party of Northern Ireland. How to take fear out of the uncertainty. The UK Government’s proposed Brexit deal with the European Union has been rejected by Parliament in a resounding defeat.

Sustainability: Do Supply Management and Global Sourcing Matter? (Guest Post by Jury Gualandris, UCD)

SCM Research

Jury is a Lecturer at UCD Smurfit Graduate Business School in Dublin, Ireland. Is it possible to achieve high environmental and social performance in global supply chains? I am happy to share the following guest post by Dr. Jury Gualandris, shedding some light on this problem. Thank you for contributing to my blog. Increasing demand from a variety of stakeholders has pushed firms to improve environmental and social sustainability in their supply chains.

Another Executive Leadership Change Affecting Bombardier CSeries Program

Supply Chain Matters

Major components such as fuselage wings and tail are sourced in China, Ireland, Italy, and other countries. In our industry specific coverage of commercial aerospace supply chains, Supply Chain Matters has featured a number of prior commentaries concerning Bombardier’s CSeries aircraft program, and the program’s efforts to penetrate single-aisle commercial aircraft market with the likes of an Airbus, Embraer or Boeing.

Introducing the Journal of Supply Chain Management (Guest Post by the Co-Editors-in-Chief)

SCM Research

Mark Pagell holds a Chair in Global Leadership and is a Professor of Sustainable Supply Chain Management at University College Dublin, Ireland. In today’s guest post, Mark Pagell, Brian Fugate and Barbra Flynn highlight what will guide them in their tenure as the new Co-Editors-in-Chief of the Journal of Supply Chain Management. Being appointed as the co-editors of JSCM is both a great honor and a significant responsibility.

Molton Brown improves stock accuracy with Datalogic Memor

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Datalogic has announced that its Memor mobile computer is being used by luxury fragrance brand Molton Brown to improve stock accuracy and visibility across its network of 58 independent stores located in the UK, Ireland and USA and at selected concessions housed within 15 to 20 high-end department stores

Introducing the Journal of Supply Chain Management (Guest Post by the Co-Editors-in-Chief)

SCM Research

Mark Pagell holds a Chair in Global Leadership and is a Professor of Sustainable Supply Chain Management at University College Dublin, Ireland. In today’s guest post, Mark Pagell, Brian Fugate and Barbara Flynn highlight what will guide them in their tenure as the new Co-Editors-in-Chief of the Journal of Supply Chain Management. Being appointed as the co-editors of JSCM is both a great honor and a significant responsibility.

AkzoNobel: Painting a Better Picture of Demand

E2open

Weekly forecast error for AkzoNobel’s paint business in United Kingdom, France, Germany, Netherlands and Ireland was reduced by 29% for the first week of forecast.

EurOMA Conference Anniversary

SCM Research

Second, the European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) just celebrated its 20 th International Annual Conference in Dublin, Ireland this week. This year turns out to be the anniversary year of two of the major SCM-related conferences in Europe. First, as summarized by Gyöngyi in her blog, the NOFOMA was held for the 25 th time. I very much liked Mark Pagell’s keynote address. Herein, Mark compared the North American and European systems of training Ph.D.

BluJay Partners with Fujitsu to Deliver ‘Drive-through’ Irish Border Post-Brexit

BluJay Solutions

Manchester, UK – 25 March 2019 – BluJay Solutions , a leading provider of supply chain software and services powered by the world’s first Global Trade Network , has partnered with Fujitsu to develop an innovative technology solution to maintain an open border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland while also enabling customs checks to be made by the UK and Irish Governments. Geo-tagging and automated customs management will enable customs checks with no vehicle stops.

Bracing for Brexit today – reaping the benefits tomorrow

BluJay Solutions

There appears to be a likelihood of rejection, as it seems unlikely the required assurances on the controversial Northern Ireland backstop policy will be provided by the EU – and they must be legally binding in order for some MPs to agree. As Brexit negotiations stumble forward, a new series of votes could extend the deadline or guarantee a hard-Brexit. The uncertainty remains, but the time to prepare is slipping away fast. .

This Week in Logistics News (December 10-14, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Economic misery, gridlocked ports, shortages of medicine and food, disrupted flights and a potential rekindling of violence in Northern Ireland are all very real threats. Why can’t I be you?

Businesses Face Unanswered Questions a Year From Brexit — a Sector by Sector Analysis

Supply Chain Brain

British and EU governments last week agreed to postpone discussions over Northern Ireland in order to provisionally agree that a 21-month transition phase could begin after March 2019, but only so long as outstanding disagreements are solved nearer the time.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

Ireland. The Netherlands is the best region for a logistics base according to the ‘VerkehrsRundschau Markenstudie ImageRanking’.

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Asia, better brace yourself for Usagi! He’s not in a good mood…

Supply Chain View from the Field

For example, in addition to Southeast Asia, the US company might consider a second manufacturing contract with a company in Ireland, Eastern Europe or South America — wherever the cost per unit is affordable and climate vulnerability may be less intensive.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Selecting & Managing Logistics Companies & Emerging Logistics Tech Trends

Cerasis

The graphic was made by 2Flow , a logistics company out of Ireland. The rationale for outsourcing certain manufacturing and supply chain processes, such as transportation management, fulfillment, and more to logistics companies is evident and clear.

Multimodal 2015 – Advanced Supply Chain Management and Logistics for Cargo Owners

Supply Chain Movement

Entering its eighth year, Multimodal has grown to become the UK and Ireland’s premier freight transport and logistics event. Multimodal 2015. Date: 28 – 30 April 2014. Venue: NEC Birmingham. Organiser: Clarion Events. URL: www.multimodal.org.uk. It is a firm fixture in shippers’ diaries, whose decision-makers visit to find ways of operating more efficiently and sign contracts with those that can help them achieve their aims.

Rethinking your optimum

Supply Chain Movement

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

Checklist for working capital management

Supply Chain Movement

Ireland. 10 questions to assess working capital management. Working capital management revolves around inventory, debtors and creditors. Some companies generate cash so quickly that they can even achieve negative working capital.

'Brexit Is Scaring Businesses to Death': Two Experts Debate the Data

Supply Chain Brain

A Baker McKenzie survey of 800 business leaders in France, Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, Sweden and Ireland found that nearly half of respondents say their company has reduced investment in the U.K.

Global Trade Networks Create a Single Version of the Truth for Retailers

Talking Logistics

A multi-brand online retailer — currently the number one pure-play eTailer in the United Kingdom and Ireland has enjoyed these results: Over 22% of orders are fulfilled through drop ship method. Drop shipping is becoming more and more popular among retailers as the “Amazon effect” creates intense pressure from customers for quick delivery. Retailers are willing to take the risk associated with releasing the inventory management and fulfilment process so product moves faster.

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Checklist for Global Trade Management

Supply Chain Movement

Ireland. 10 questions about Global Trade Management. Managing the activities comprising a supply chain is becoming more difficult with the growth of trade and increased regulation.

Robert Walters 2017 Global Salary Survey Trends

Supply Chain 24/7

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

Supply Chain Movement

Ireland. 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.

White paper: What if you are the weakest link in your supply chain?

Supply Chain Movement

Ireland. 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.

The logistical consequences of a soft, hard or no-deal Brexit

EFT

And how will the border between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland be tackled? Ireland remains a tricky theme in all discussions. And the problem is so similar to that in Ireland, where politicians have been trying to reach a consensus for 30 years.

KFC Ran Out of Chicken! What Supply Chain Lessons Can We Learn?

Supply Chain Game Changer

John Boulter, the Managing Director of DHL’s operations for retail in the UK and Ireland issued a statement saying, “The reasons for this unforeseen interruption of this complex service are being worked on with a goal to return to normal service levels as soon as possible. Subscribe Here!

BluJay Solutions Extends Supply Chain Capabilities for Customers with Latest Release of Global Trade Network Platform

BluJay Solutions

Highlights include New Computerized Transit System (NCTS) support for Norway and Switzerland; Canada ACI for marine, air, and rail; Ireland Import and Export Amendment; and Netherlands Declaration Drug Precursors to customs. Software release expands capabilities for multi-modal transport, multi-country compliance, and supply chain workflow, mobility, visibility and reporting.

Brewing Up E-Commerce Success with Tassimo

ModusLink Corporation

This included the countries of Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom, as well as in Ukraine and Russia.

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

Supply Chain Movement

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