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.

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Collaboration Heroes: Axway Ireland takes part in Volunteer Day

Axway

Back in July, our Collaboration Heroes at Axway Ireland took part in a volunteering day to support our community and to help paint and refurbish a prefab for the Aisling project.

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

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.

Northern Ireland will be in the UK and the EU at the same time….kind of.

BluJay Solutions

” Provisions of the Union Customs Code will apply to Northern Ireland. The post Northern Ireland will be in the UK and the EU at the same time… kind of.

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.

This Week in Logistics News (August 3 – 9)

Logistics Viewpoints

My colleagues took over for me the last two Fridays as I was on vacation exploring Ireland and Northern Ireland. It’s nice to be back bringing you the logistics news round-up again. It was such an amazing trip on so many levels. First there was the family aspect. I saw family I hadn’t seen in years, watched my kids meet and play with new cousins, visited the house where my father, grandfather, and most likely […].

Multimodal 2020: Sustainability in supply chains takes centre stage

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Sustainability issues within global supply chains will take centre stage at Multimodal 2020, the UK, Ireland, and Northern European freight transport, logistics and supply chain management event, which is set to take place for the 13th year running at the NEC in June

Are We Facing A Supply Chain Talent Shortage?

ModusLink Corporation

For one day this week, some of the sharpest minds in the supply chain industry will be in my back yard as the End2End Supply Chain Conference takes place October 8 in Dublin, Ireland.

Backstop alternatives a reality ?

Descartes

It was reported in a UK newspaper last week that one UK proposal to avoid the contentious Backstop would be for Ireland to temporarily leave the EU Single Market and align itself with UK standards to avoid a hard border. Not surprising this does not seem to have gained much traction in Ireland or the EU especially considering Ireland appears to export more to the EU in total than to the UK*. * [link

‘Drive-through’ Irish border post-Brexit possible, says BluJay

BluJay Solutions

BluJay has partnered with Fujitsu to introduce a simple and effective solution that will help ensure trade across the Northern Ireland border remains friction-free in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Latest HMRC Advice as Brexit Counts down

Descartes

With the latest proposals Ireland remains within the customs territory of the UK, but also apply EU Customs rules and the suggestion of a proposal to track goods entering Northern Ireland to determine whether they ended up in the Republic. Brexit countdown We have seen the hopes of a Brexit deal rise and fall over the weekend of 12 – 13th October.

‘Drive-through’ Irish border post-Brexit possible, says BluJay

BluJay Solutions

BluJay has partnered with Fujitsu to introduce a simple and effective solution that will help ensure trade across the Northern Ireland border remains friction-free in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day 2020

Enterra Insights

The Great Irish Famine devastated Ireland from 1845 to 1849. As a result, the population of Ireland dropped from 8 million people before the famine to 4.4 This figure represents around 25 times the number of people actually living in Ireland today. Patrick’s blue was considered symbolic of Ireland for many centuries and the Irish Presidential Standard is still blue. Today people in the U.S.

Axway innovates with a hackathon in three global cities

Axway

We held a global Hackathon between various Axway R&D centers in the USA, France and Ireland and we branded the event “PDG Invent” (Phoenix, Dublin, Grenoble).

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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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Transatlantic Trade Update: The U.S. to Impose Punitive Duties on The European Union

Transplace

Section 6: Liqueurs and cordials from Germany, Ireland, Italy, Spain or the United Kingdom. Transatlantic Trade Update: The U.S. to Impose Punitive Duties on The European Union. By: Mollie Bailey, Vice President, International, Transplace. Linda Bravo, Director U.S.

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?

Brexit and the Global Distribution Landscape

Veridian Solutions

According to the Washington Post , Brexit would create a break among its trade-dependent partners, including Ireland. The fears of how the global distribution landscape would change following Brexit were founded on the uncertainty that the referendum created. Without a successor agreement in place, financial costs could lead to supply chain meltdown and even threaten the state of the EU, not to mention omnichannel supply chains.

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.

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.

Rethinking your optimum

Supply Chain Movement

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

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.

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.