RELEX’s Rapid Expansion Continues to France, Italy and Spain

RELEX Solutions

His team has established a presence for RELEX in Italy since February by meeting retailers and participating in industry events. And I suspect we’ll have no shortage of enthusiastic volunteers from Helsinki wanting to help on implementation projects in Italy, France and Spain, especially in the middle of the Finnish winter,” he adds wryly. The post RELEX’s Rapid Expansion Continues to France, Italy and Spain appeared first on RELEX. Read PDF.

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CEVA Logistics selling its Italy groupage business

Logistics Middle East

Xavier Urbain, CEVA CEO, said that the company identified Sittam?s s business as ''non-core

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Unilever launches new sustainable logistics train initiative

Supply Chain Movement

Green Express takes trucks off the road in Italy, equating to an annual CO2 saving of 2,600 tonnes (the equivalent of 260,000 trees). David Beauchamp, Vice President Logistics for Europe said: “Traditionally, goods have been transported by road in Italy but this model is designed to be a game-changer. We hope that other companies in Italy can also adopt similar rail transportation approaches.

Who said supply chains are boring?: The supply chain of marble

Supply Chains Rock

As per my last post I took holiday in Tuscany, Italy. While I certainly took the chance to visit the vineyards I also squeezed in a side trip to Carrara, Italy , which as anyone in the area will tell you is world famous for its marble. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two.

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Who said supply chains are boring?: Vintage IBM Logistics

Supply Chains Rock

A few years ago I came across some vintage photos of IBM shipping hardware in Italy , including on a gondola in Venice. Who said supply chains are boring? Whenever I tell a friend, colleague or family member about my job as soon as the words "supply chain" are muttered I immediately see glassy eyes followed by a yawn or two. Little do they realize that every time they discard or recycle a carton of milk they are completing the end of the supply chain cycle.

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Lessons of the 2011 Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Applied in 2016

Supply Chain Matters

This week, our thoughts and prayers are with all those that have impacted by the recent significant earthquakes that have occurred in Italy, northwest of Rome. We trust that those affected by the latest quakes in Italy will be able […]. News images once again remind us of the death and destruction of such natural disasters.

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Quintiq World Tour: How NTV overcame complexity in passenger rail planning

Quintiq

Find out how Italy’s first private high-speed rail operator reduced costs and minimized the effect of disruptions, decreased staff turnover and achieved an impressive on-time rate. Where : Hilton Rome Airport Hotel Via Arturo Ferrarin 2, Rome, Italy.

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Global Logistics—July 2015

Inbound Logistics

Port of Hamburg unveils new traffic light system; CEVA Logistics TireCity in Italy demonstrates interest in sector-specific supply chain collaboration; China debuts longest freight rail route in the world; TPP agreement raises concerns about traceability in the seafood supply chain; Africa capital investment heats up; New G6 Alliance rotation features Polish port; Indian 3PL uses containers as mobile logistics classrooms; Intel eyes Asia for IoT ecosystem

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Sustainable Supply Chains: A Country Comparison

SCM Research

The report reveals that suppliers in France, the UK, Spain and Germany are identified as the most sustainable ones, whereas suppliers in China, Italy and the U.S. The global not-for-profit organization CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) has published a report: Supply Chain Sustainability Revealed: A Country Comparison. The report was written by Accenture Strategy.

[PROFILE] Anna Accorsi '14 - Parker CMC Networking

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Hometown:  Correggio, Italy. Parker CMC Networking. About UCLA Parker CMC.

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BluJay Acquires Italian Customs Solution Provider, ERA System

BluJay Solutions

Based in Genoa, Italy, ERA System has been delivering innovative customs solutions for six years. Our advanced solutions are built on a modern architecture and are being used by over 250 customers throughout Italy. ERA System is a leading provider of customs management solutions in the Italian market.

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Just because it Ain’t Broke, Doesn't Mean You Shouldn’t Fix It: Our Top 4 YMS Reads

C3 Solutions

We can track delivery of literally anything - office supplies, handmade shoes coming straight from Italy, even a pizza coming from just two blocks away. As a global community, we are more connected than ever before - especially when it comes to global consumerism.

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Global Logistics—July 2015

Inbound Logistics

Port of Hamburg unveils new traffic light system; CEVA Logistics TireCity in Italy demonstrates interest in sector-specific supply chain collaboration; China debuts longest freight rail route in the world; TPP agreement raises concerns about traceability in the seafood supply chain; Africa capital investment heats up; New G6 Alliance rotation features Polish port; Indian 3PL uses containers as mobile logistics classrooms; Intel eyes Asia for IoT ecosystem

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Final GAP Presentations Fill Strategic Needs - UCLA Anderson.

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

In total, 110 executives from Finland, Italy, Brazil, Australia, New Zealand, Estonia and the United States watched GAP teams present their findings before a panel of three expert judges. UCLA Anderson School of Management Blog. Archives. July 2014. June 2014. May 2014. April 2014. March 2014.

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.

Overcoming complex logistics in building better cities

Quintiq

Whether it is shipping pipes to Egypt for irrigation projects or support trusses to build bridges in Italy, the logistics puzzles of the materials industry are varied and complex. We talked about production planning in building better cities , but what about logistics? Moving hundreds of tons of building materials around the globe involve lots of planning.

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EurOMA Conference Anniversary

SCM Research

I enjoyed the conference and will definitely join the 21 st EurOMA Conference in Palermo, Italy in 2014. 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. Second, the European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) just celebrated its 20 th International Annual Conference in Dublin, Ireland this week.

Warby Parker vs Luxottica: Supply Chain Disintermediation in the Eyewear Industry

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Based in Italy, Luxottica has a monopoly-like position in the global eyewear industry. Luxottica has manufacturing facilities in five countries: Italy, China, India, United States and Brazil. Warby Parker also sources most of their raw material from a family-based firm in Italy.

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Warby Parker vs Luxottica: Supply Chain Disintermediation in the Eyewear Industry

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Based in Italy, Luxottica has a monopoly-like position in the global eyewear industry. Luxottica has manufacturing facilities in five countries: Italy, China, India, United States and Brazil. Warby Parker also sources most of their raw material from a family-based firm in Italy.

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Demand-Driven Transformation at Shell

Supply Chain Shaman

The planners would then drive all replenishment planning (for make, move or buy) directly in Orchestr8.The pilot went live in October 2017 in Spain, Italy, and Turkey and included the inbound materials planning managed by the planning service center in Krakow, Poland.

Warships rescue thousands off Libya coast

Logistics Middle East

Children as young as two and heavily pregnant women have been saved from overcrowded boats ferrying migrants from Libya to Italy

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3 Uses of IoT Tech Spurring Sustainability in Supply Chains

Cerasis

The Internet has already transformed the way individuals interact, make choices, and process information.

China’s Silk Road Initiative to Benefit from Trade War

Logistics Trends and Insights

Examples include Chinese state-owned Cosco investing in port operations in Spain, Greece, Italy and Belgium. China’s Silk Road initiative, better known as One Belt One Road ( OBOR ), received a big boost as the US implemented additional tariffs on Chinese goods with threats of even more.

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2018 CPhI worldwide at Madrid

The Supply Chainer Report

Clever idea to call your attention from pharmaclean (Italy). . About CPhI. CPhI is an international brand where UBM ( PharmExec , LCGC ) organizes the largest Pharmaceutical performances in terms of manufacturers’ number and companies involved.

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Back to basics: Adapting to a dynamic steel industry

Quintiq

ABS, Italy’s top specialty steel producer faced similar challenges. Reheating furnaces to hot rolling steel at the production line of Cherepovets Steel Mill, Russia. The outlook for the steel industry in 2015 remains cautious.

Passenger Service Product of the Year 2013

Quintiq

Here’s an excerpt from Urban Transport Agenda’s latest issue: Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV), Italy’s first private operator on the country’s high-speed rail network, selected Quintiq to provide supply-chain planning and optimisation (SCP&O) software to hone all operational resources, everything from long-term strategic planning to real-time rescheduling and disruption management. Overcoming complexity in passenger rail planning is not easy.

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Prénatal Retail Uses RELEX to Unify the Supply Chains of Three Leading Retail Brands

RELEX Solutions

The three retail chains, which have approximately 240 directly operated stores in Italy, used different systems and approaches to supply chain management before the creation of the Prénatal Retail group in 2015. According to Jarno Martikainen, RELEX’s Country Director, Italy, “The Prénatal project has been a fantastic challenge for RELEX and RELEX Italy. Read PDF.

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The Data Behind Amazon’s Logistics and Fulfillment Play

Freightos

Across twenty additional countries, Amazon’s other centers are predominantly focused on fulfillment and delivery stations while some countries, like Italy, the UK, Germany, France, Spain, Singapore, and Japan also have Prime delivery facilities.

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Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

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

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Italian Pharmaceutical Group Unifarm Manages Replenishment Orders of Customer Pharmacies with RELEX

RELEX Solutions

a pharmaceutical products wholesaler which supplies 1900 pharmacies across Northern Italy and Sardinia, has implemented and fully rolled out RELEX’s system to improve the pharmacies’ inventory turnover and further increase the level of service they offer their customers. It is considered the forerunner of innovation as it’s so focused on continually improve its already very high level of service,” says RELEX Italy Country Director Jarno Martikainen. Read PDF. Unifarm S.p.A.,

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IT versus supply chain

Supply Chain Movement

The company intends to plan the production of its denim jeans based on insight into current capacity at contract manufacturers in Italy and Turkey. Does IT have a place in today’s boardrooms?

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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

Avantida’s platform currently serves Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, France, Italy, Portugal, Poland and Spain. MONDAY 22 OCTOBER 2018. 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. Combination of E2open and INTTRA forms the Global Logistics and Supply Chain Network with Access to World-Wide Ocean Container Capacity and information.

“We want people in the supply chain to be multi-skilled” – Henri-Xavier Benoist

Supply Chain Movement

In Europe Bridgestone employs 12,000 staff, has sales organisation clustered in 6 sub-regions, nine manufacturing plants (in Spain, Poland, Belgium, France, Italy, and Hungary), one plant. One in every six vehicles drives on tyres made by the Bridgestone Corporation.

This Chardonnay Has an Elegant Bouquet and Bright, Crisp RFID Tag

Supply Chain Network

An article in RFID Journal discusses a GS1 study done last year (with results published this year) involving wine being shipped from Italy to Hong Kong. Working at a winery is a lot of fun. You get to talk with visitors from all over the world.

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Rethinking your optimum

Supply Chain Movement

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