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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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.

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Demand and Fulfillment Blocking & Tackling

Supply Chain Nation

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.

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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.

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This Week in Logistics News (July 23-27, 2018)

Talking Logistics

“If shore-based and ship-based IT systems are linked, it could open a gateway to the COSCO ships, leaving them highly susceptible to an attack,” said Itai Sela, CEO of Israel based maritime cyber security firm Naval Dome, in a MarineLog article. Cyberattack and hacker threats.

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Takeaways from the 2018 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

The 21st Century Supply Chain

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.

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Augmented Reality Supply Chain is Here and It’s Going to be Effective

Cerasis

In fact, some huge "Futurists" like Robert Scoble and Shel Israel, as well as Brett King are currently writing books on the matter ( Beyond Mobile: Life after Smartphones and Augmented - Life in the Smart Line respectively). Augmented.what? Reality? Augmented Reality Supply Chain?

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Rethinking your optimum

Supply Chain Movement

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

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Checklist for working capital management

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. 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.

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Checklist for Global Trade Management

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. 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.

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Global Trends in Digital Supply Chain - 2017 Review

Abivin

As of today, Amazon's shipping drones are being tested at development centers in the US, UK, Austria, France, Israel.

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

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. 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.

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

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. 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.

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UK Pharma Awaits Fallout Following Brexit

Elementum

There is a possibility that the UK’s pharmaceutical industry could be successful outside the union—just like Canada, Switzerland, and Israel. A month after the British people voted to leave the EU , difficulties for the pharmaceutical industry and risks in future investments have arisen.

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KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! The information on this page WILL help you get it right. Many people get really confused about KPIs or Key Performance Indicators in Logistics and Supply Chain operations. Which ones to use?… … How many to use?

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

Supply Chain Movement

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

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Is Logistics Outsourcing Right for Your Company?

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. More shippers today appear to be outsourcing some or all of their logistics. How does a company decide that outsourcing logistics is the right choice? This C.H.

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Demand and Fulfillment Blocking & Tackling: Part 2 – Do you hear or listen?

Supply Chain Nation

In Part 1 of my series on Demand and Fulfillment Blocking and Tackling , I discussed the start of Mega Retail Israel’s year-long journey to redefine our strategy based on customer input and implement a much newer version of JDA’s Demand and Fulfillment solution. I can tell you what Mega Retail in Israel has chosen to focus on: we listen to our customers, always, every time we meet, because we really care.

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This Week in Logistics News (May 4-8, 2015)

Talking Logistics

It has 253 employees and is headquartered in New York, NY, with offices in Tel Aviv, Israel; Dublin, Ireland; and Brighton, England. Ever get a song stuck in your head?

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Checklist Regelkonforme Lieferketten/Global Trade Management

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. 11 Fragen zum Global Trade Management / 11 questions about Global Trade Management. Der globale Handel wächst – und mit ihm die Regulierung. Das effiziente Management von Lieferketten wird dadurch immer weiter erschwert.

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Talent development essential for supply chain leaders

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. Recruiting raw talent is ‘extremely challenging’. Supply chain leaders have gained an ever-stronger position in the world of business over recent years.

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Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. Global competition is forcing companies to optimally manage the orders they have scored. Supply chain execution software can coordinate the necessary alignment process between the various systems within the network.

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Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux. Three large, international take-overs are changing the face of the market.

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Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe. Manufacturers and retailers welcome the ongoing consolidation in the fragmented logistics industry. they want logistics service providers to offer full service on a global scale and are demanding more technological innovation.

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Mindmap High-Tech Supply Chain 4.0

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. A technology revolution is rapidly changing the way we work, providing threats and opportunities along the way. These developments impact Original Equipment Manufacturers, both at strategic level and at operational level within their supply chains.

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Thanksgiving Mall Closures Could be a Sign of Further Black Friday Pushback

Supply Chain Nation

The company currently employs some 25,000 engineers and scientists, with plans to hire heavily from the US and Israel as well as China.

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Gartner’s survey analysis: Women in Supply Chain 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. Gartner’s first Women in Supply Chain Survey, conducted with AWESOME, an executive women’s leadership group, and supported by Supply Chain Media, compares the representation of women in supply chain leadership roles.

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Gartner’s Women in Supply Chain Survey 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. Gartner’s first Women in Supply Chain Survey, conducted with AWESOME, an executive women’s leadership group, compares the representation of women in supply chain leadership roles.

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Mindmap for Supply Chain Execution 24/7

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. Customers are becoming more demanding all the time: they increasingly expect personalised offers, available globally and round the clock. Such huge pressure on sales is also dragging the supply chain department(s) towards an ever-higher service level.

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Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. In the global fashion and luxury goods market, ever-higher customer expectations, combined with demographic and economic shifts, are making it increasingly difficult to predict consumer behaviour and plan accordingly.

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Complex costs of transportation

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. 10 questions about Freight Spend Management. There are numerous ways a shipper can reduce freight spend. They can renegotiate contracts, find other carriers, and do a better job of maximizing their truck utilization. But these efforts bring temporary, not permanent, relief.

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10 questions about supply chain optimisation

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. Better decision-making processes. The business complexity is increasing all the time due to globalisation, big data and dynamic interdependences. It is becoming ever-more difficult for supply chain professionals to make the right decisions.

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Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. 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.

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Gradual changes in the European supply chain consulting market

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. The major consultancy firms are still acquiring smaller niche competitors to intensify their supply chain expertise. At the same time, the supply chain specialists are expanding across Europe and even into North America.

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

Supply Chain Movement

Israel. Management at the helm. Some companies have a well-developed sales & operations planning (S&OP) process as a safeguard for structured decision-making. Those companies take an integral view of supply and demand, including the financial impact of mediumterm risks.

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