US & Israel new joint cybersecurity programme

IT Supply Chain

The post US & Israel new joint cybersecurity programme appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Ronan David (pictured). Chief of Strategy, EfficientIP. Industry Talk

Overcoming Last Mile Challenges with Israel Duanis

The Logistics of Logistics

Overcoming Last Mile Challenges with Israel Duanis. Israel Duanis and Joe Lynch discuss overcoming last mile challenges. Israel is the Vice President of the Logistics and Last Mile Delivery Platforms at Via , where he oversees all facets of Via ’s logistics-related business.

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Israeli aerospace firm launches cargo conversion program for Airbus A330

The Supply Chain Journal

Israel Aircraft Industries (IAI) announced Monday it will develop a program for converting Airbus A330-300 passenger aircraft into cargo freighters and produce 30 of them for Dublin-based Avolon, the third-largest aircraft leasing company in the world, between 2025 and 2028.

Boeing, IAI expand production lines for 737, 777 freighter conversions

The Supply Chain Journal

Boeing (NYSE: BA ) and Israel Aerospace Industries are adding production capacity to meet growing demand for conversions of narrow- and wide-body passenger aircraft into freighters.

777 aircraft conversions: Mammoth Freighters takes on the ‘Big Twin’

The Supply Chain Journal

That same year, Israel Aircraft Industries and GE Capital Aviation Services plan to deliver their first 777-300 converted freighter , dubbed the “Big Twin,” to a U.S.

AT&T, Sony team for Smart Label parcel tracking tech

The Supply Chain Journal

The company, in work with Sony Semiconductor Israel (Sony), has launched a Smart Label that leverages Internet of Things (IoT) technology to track every package anywhere on the planet. Tracking demands for e-commerce parcels are and other parcels are continuing to increase.

Look to Israel for a Measure of How the US Vaccine Supply Chain Has Failed

MIT Supply Chain

To put the scale of the debacle into context, let’s compare the US performance to that of tiny Israel. By comparison, Israel was vaccinating 150,000 people a day or about 1.7% Israel imported the first shipments of the Pfizer vaccine before the US FDA approved it.

Supply Chain by the Numbers for Oct. 14, 2021

Supply Chain Digest

Israel with Major New Drone Delivery Test. Inflation Surges in September. Cass Linehaul Index Way Up in August. The Sad Story of Stranded Sailors across the World

Supply Chain by the Numbers for March, 18, 2021

Supply Chain Digest

Major Drone Delivery Test in Israel, Supply Chain Disruptions Hampering US Manufacturing, Amazon Now Tops in Apparel, Bad Weather Drops Manufacturing Output in February

Ice cream gets political ? The Stockout

The Supply Chain Journal

Ben & Jerry’s announcement that the brand will no longer be carried in the Israel-controlled West Bank was met with a heated response on social media, including from several elected officials. This episode of The Stockout is sponsored by NYSHEX.

REPOST: Supply Chains in VUCA Environments with Jim Tompkins

The Logistics of Logistics

Tompkins Ventures is headquartered in Raleigh, NC with partners spanning Africa, Asia, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Central America, China, Germany, Indonesia, Israel, Panama, Mexico, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States. Supply Chains in VUCA Environments with Jim Tompkins.

FedEx and Freightos – Improving Digital Freight Together

Freightos

For example, importing plastic disposable cups to Israel results in different tariffs depending on whether or not there is a logo printed on the cup…and don’t get me started on duties for Santa Claus suits.

From Dirt to Denim: A Global Textile Logistics Story

CH Robinson Transportfolio

From Vietnam, China, Egypt, Israel, and the U.S., One of the most rewarding parts of logistics is keeping the world’s economies running—and not just at the end-product stage. For instance, our global textile logistics team uses country-specific knowledge and expertise across trade lanes to take your everyday blue jeans from dirt to denim. it takes supply chain experts to move raw materials and bring the finished product to your doorstep.

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This Week in Logistics News (May 23 – 29)

Logistics Viewpoints

I spent the last week and a half in Israel attending my wife’s cousin’s wedding. The trip was wonderful and the wedding was beautiful. However, traveling 12 hours with a 7 hour time change with 2 small children is no easy feat. We packed light in terms of clothes, but heavy in terms of books, […]. This Week in News

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Demand and Fulfillment Blocking & Tackling

BlueYonder

The first week of December 2014 was the beginning of a joint effort by JDA and Mega Retail Israel to advance Mega to the current JDA Demand and Fulfillment (D&F)version. Residence: Ashdod, Israel. Workplace: Mega Retail (formerly Blue Square Israel). Seasons 2006-2014: Home Center (DIY Retail Chain) Israel as Supply Chain Planning Manager. Grocery Retail in Israel.

Why you should modernize your spare parts planning

ToolsGroup

More recently, I learned about an automotive parts supply chain based in Israel, Lubinski - an established family business that’s the sole importer for Citroen and Peugeot vehicles. There’s untapped cash and profits in your spare parts business. Aftermarket parts is a big net margin producer for many manufacturers, and yet service levels and inventory in these operations are often woefully sub-optimized (See CapGemini statics above).

Busy month in Louisiana: Another guilty plea in staged accident case

The Supply Chain Journal

According to the supporting document filed in connection with the guilty plea, Israel “provided false testimony about the circumstances of the June 12, 2017, accident and covered up the fact that [Damian Labeaud, who already has pleaded guilty] had been the driver in this staged accident.”.

Boeing adds capacity for 767 freighter conversions in China

The Supply Chain Journal

Israel Aircraft Industries is a major producer of 767 conversions but has its own design and is not part of Boeing’s program. Boeing Co.

The Stockout: L’Oreal’s supply chain running well — except in the US

The Supply Chain Journal

Results from Israel and China suggest we may be in for a global “makeup party.” Makeup revenue in Israel increased 43% y/y in the first quarter with the luxury makeup segment up 80% y/y. In today’s The Stockout, I discuss first-quarter earnings reports from Pepsi and L’Oreal.

Optimizing Inventory Is About Improving Service While Lowering Inventory. Wait, What?

ToolsGroup

Lubinski, the sole importer for Citroen and Peugeot vehicles in Israel moved to an advanced, intelligent planning system to optimize its inventory of roughly 20,000 parts, of which 75 percent were slow-movers. Optimize. /??pt?m??z/. verb.

This Week in Logistics News (April 2 – 8)

Logistics Viewpoints

Israel Aircraft Industries is remodeling older Air Canada passenger jets to carry heavy freight. Anyone that has seen the movie Forrest Gump remembers the music montage of Forrest running across the country.

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How PassportCard consolidated multiple subsidiaries and locations under one sustainable procurement workflow

Precoro

Company: PassportCard, part of the Davidshield Group Location: Israel, European Union, United States, Australia Industry: Insurance Website: www.passportcard.com Using Precoro since: 2019 Users: 41 POs per month (av.):

Watch: How Nestle CPW Increase Capacity & Reduce Losses With Seebo

Seebo

At the recent Israel Industry 4.0 Week in Tel Aviv, Nestle CPW’s Head of Continuous Improvement Thierry Friant showcased how […]. The post Watch: How Nestle CPW Increase Capacity & Reduce Losses With Seebo appeared first on Seebo Blog. Industry 4.0

Embrace Opportunity

JDA software

She has a rich upbringing, born in Israel, moving to the UK and then spending a few years in South Africa, just at the time Apartheid ended. I was born in Israel. Following my law degree, I moved to Israel to continue my legal training, which is where I met my husband to be who happened to be British! My training contract was at the leading IP law firm in Israel, where I worked closely on the patent and trademark enforcement claims.

Körber User Conference Showcases Ecommerce Warehouses

Logistics Viewpoints

The Gold Bond Group stood up a new warehouse in Ashdod Israel focused solely on providing ecommerce services for their customers. Chad Collins, CEO of Körber. Körber, which was known as HighJump Software until about a year ago, completed their virtual Elevate Americas user conference.

Two Kinds of Supply Chain Risk and How to Prepare for Them

ToolsGroup

Automotive parts supplier Lubinski imports Citroen and Peugeot spare parts into Israel. When most people think of supply chain risk, they often think about the impact of major unforeseen “headline grabbing” events - like the tsunami in Japan impacting automotive supply chains or horse meat making its way into British beef supplies. These are big, important and often unpredictable risks.

Mammoth Freighters invests in aerospace firm to jump-start 777 conversions

The Supply Chain Journal

Mammoth will be competing in the conversion market for 777s with Israel Aircraft Industries and GE Capital Aviation Services, which plan to deliver their first aircraft in 2023.

Freightos is going public…and how we got here

Freightos

Hagag Towers, North Tower, Floor 24, Haarba 28, Tel Aviv, Israel. Today we’re excited to announce that (drumroll…) Freightos is going public! The official announcement is here.

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This Week in Logistics News (February 19 – 25)

Logistics Viewpoints

Russia, along with the United States, China, Israel and the United Kingdom – are believed to have the most developed cyber warfare capabilities.

Amid freight congestion, Matson launches fast-boat service to Oakland

The Supply Chain Journal

The Israel-based shipping line pulled back spring plans to start an express service to Oakland when congestion flared up there. Matson Inc. is launching a new express vessel service into northern California Tuesday designed to help U.S.

Private fleets are a growing response to ongoing volatility

The Supply Chain Journal

Cold chain technology adoption surges across Israel. The hunt for available capacity is the ongoing refrain since the pandemic shifted consumer buying habits.

Reflecting on the Importance of Mothers During COVID-19

BlueYonder

My family immigrated from the Soviet Union to Israel, where I was born, and then from Israel to the United States in less than an eight-year time span. I guess you can call me a mamma’s boy. I talk to my mom every day…for the past 38 years. Gabriel and his mom.

Boutique French airline ventures into air cargo

The Supply Chain Journal

5 until the end of the year between Paris and Tel Aviv, Israel. Many passenger airlines have expanded cargo services out of necessity since the start of the COVID pandemic. Now, a boutique French carrier is leveraging the crisis to start cargo operations from scratch.

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Drone Disruptors: Flytrex is bringing drones to your backyard

The Supply Chain Journal

The Israel-based company is currently operating a miniature drone delivery network, with FAA approval, in the Fayetteville area of North Carolina, where it’s been airdropping cups of Starbucks coffee to a central pickup hub.

Takeaways from the 2018 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Kinaxis

While observing that US and Israel are lagging several other countries such as Singapore and South Korea in standardized tests, he attributed the innovation of US and Israel to the high self-esteem of the students, fostering entrepreneurial spirit. by Dr. Madhav Durbha Supply chain insights from leading industry experts. Supply chain skills in high demand, digital twins, disruptive technologies, and other takeaways from the 2018 Gartner supply chain conference.

Air Canada expanding refrigeration capability at Toronto cargo hub

The Supply Chain Journal

Israel Aircraft Industries is in the process of converting eight Air Canada 767-300 (Boeing) passenger aircraft into pure freighters.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. The Netherlands is the best region for a logistics base according to the ‘VerkehrsRundschau Markenstudie ImageRanking’. The market study by VerkehrsRundschau (a leading German magazine with a website about transport and logistics) assessed the attractiveness of the countries close to Germany as a base for logistics activities.

Why the News from India is So Bad: A COVID Cycle that Will Continue

NC State SCRC

The vaccination rates for India are very low; less than 2%, compared to 62% in Israel, 51% in the UK, 44% in the US, and 42% in Chile and Hungary. As the news rolls out that the vaccine rates are moving along here in the United States, it is easy for many people to become complacent.

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The 5 most fascinating drone deliveries of 2021 (so far)

The Supply Chain Journal

In June, fast food chain El Pollo Loco began delivering its customers chicken and rice from the sky , partnering with Israel-based drone startup Flytrex to deliver its Mexican cuisine to 10 cities in Southern California. It has been a great year for drones.

How ZIM, a smaller ocean carrier, is blowing away the big boys

The Supply Chain Journal

Israel-based ZIM (NYSE: ZIM ), which released blockbuster quarterly results on Wednesday, is pouncing on short-term gains. Spot ocean freight rates, already at epic levels, are still rising. As shipping companies move to take advantage of this historic bounty, strategies are diverging.