How Would a Hard Brexit Impact UK/EU Trade?

QAD

On 23 June 2016, the citizens of the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. This is formally named the “United Kingdom European Union membership referendum,” but is more commonly referred to as Brexit, a portmanteau of “British” and “exit”.

Manufacturing and Covid-19: 11 Major Reports Summarised

Unleashed

Track the impact of Covid-19 on manufacturing and wholesale businesses around the world. Granular review of the Covid-19 outbreak’s effects on every manufacturing and wholesale industry subdivision in Australia and New Zealand. All manufacturing & wholesale.

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The Missing Link? EU Supply Chains after Brexit

SCM Research

The United Kingdom has been one of the key links in EU supply chains for more than 40 years. BBC Newsnight has recently reported on how Brexit could break that chain and what the consequences could be for manufacturers.

Manufacturing Pulse Report 2016

Supply Chain Movement

The manufacturing sector is in the midst of a period of great change. JDA’s Manufacturing Pulse report examining consumer industries has revealed that in the last 12 months, more than two-fifths (42%) of European adults have bought goods directly from a manufacturer.

There’s Blood in the Supply Chain

ToolsGroup

The National Health Service (NHS), the world’s largest health care organization, has implemented a new supply chain planning system for managing the United Kingdom’s blood supply. This week’s posting is actually a video rather than a written blog.

Deal or no deal: The impact of Brexit on automotive supply chains

DELMIA Quintiq

The United Kingdom (UK) imports the most goods by far compared to other European countries, not just final products but also parts and components for further production and assembly. Some manufacturers have started to prepare by trying to build stock, which increases their costs.

Checklist: Logistics challenges in China

Supply Chain Movement

Supply chain in China was once an afterthought or was only thought of in terms of the ‘Make’ and ‘Ship’ processes included in manufacturing in China. trillion economy that was the world’s sixth largest, trailing the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom and France.

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AkzoNobel: Painting a Better Picture of Demand

E2open

“Their software is used by some of the world’s largest manufacturers to plan demand in more than 160 countries.”

Transforming Your Supply Chain Planning, Transforming Your Business

ToolsGroup

At HVAC manufacturer Lennox Residential , now that nearly all planning decisions have been automated, they are starting to redefine their customer service around new business models. Last week we described how attitudes towards improving supply chain planning productivity are changing.

Golden Results in the Supply Chain

EcoVadis

La Palette Rouge, a division of Euro Pool Group, is a red pallet pooling company specializing in manufacturing and retail chains in the fast-moving consumer goods sector. LPR operates in several European countries, including Benelux, France, Spain, Portugal and the United Kingdom.

Mindmap for the Fashion & Luxury Goods Market

Supply Chain Movement

Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands. Fashion and luxury goods manufacturers are defining their own seasons, which is making the planning of campaigns more complex.

How Sustainability Will Fundamentally Change Your Supply Chain

Supply Chain Nation

In the electronics industry, manufacturing processes and the supply chain as a whole constitute up to 80% of a typical firm’s greenhouse gas emissions. Morrisons, a leading grocery chain based in the United Kingdom, teamed up with Blue Yonder to optimize replenishment.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

The Netherlands secured first place based on the results from the large-scale survey among logistics decision-makers within manufacturing and retail companies in Germany. Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States.

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Arkieva Customer Spotlight: AkzoNobel Strengthens Position as The Leading Global Supplier in Coil Coatings

Arkieva

Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Arkieva customer AkzoNobel is a leading global paints, coatings and specialty chemicals manufacturing company.

The Digital Supply Chain: Making The Leap With A Ball and Chain

Supply Chain Shaman

Used from the 17th century until the late mid-20th century, a ball and chain found in 2009 in the United Kingdom from the 17th century was an 18 pound ball six inches in diameter.

How COVID-19 is Battering Australia’s Imports and Exports

Logistics Bureau

percent of the total, followed by the United States, at 8.8 Australian imports from China mainly comprise manufactured goods, including telecommunications equipment, IT products, furniture, home ware, clothing, toys, sports equipment, and televisions. United States, $34.9

Rethinking your optimum

Supply Chain Movement

The benefits of the Self-Learning Supply Chain in manufacturing. Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands.

This Week in Logistics News (August 31 – September 4, 2015)

Talking Logistics

Unions set sights on e-commerce and manufacturing firms after NLRB ruling (Reuters). Union organizers see Thursday’s ruling as paving the way for gains across a range of industries given the widespread use of subcontracting by the manufacturing and service sectors to lower costs. “It’s

Coronavirus Highlights Fragility of Global Supply Networks

Jaggaer

The ease with which the virus can be spread, even by people who have never been to China, let alone Wuhan, was highlighted by a case in the United Kingdom. Other manufacturing hubs in China, particularly in Hubei province, have also been badly hit by the coronavirus outbreak. .

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From the First Message to the Last Mile, BluJay’s Latest Software Releases Improve Complex Logistics and Global Trade Operations

BluJay Solutions

In addition, the cross-dock mobile application supports a wide array of services including loading, unloading and unit checking. BluJay’s Customs Management-Global application, a single, multi-country platform for import and export compliance, introduced many new declaration types for Denmark, the Netherlands, Slovakia, and the United Kingdom.

Separation Pangs: What Does The Post-Brexit Supply Chain Really Look Like?

Elementum

Keeping their manufacturing and supply lines in step with whatever trade policies the European powers decide on. Pre-Brexit, the United Kingdom and its companies were included in this single market. European manufacturers with bases in the U.K.,

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

Talking Logistics

According to the press release: Borderfree provides cross-border ecommerce solutions through a proprietary technology and services platform that enables retailers in the United States and United Kingdom to transact with consumers around the world.

5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs). Digital Transformations in the Manufacturing and Retail Industries.

For supply chains, faster is not always better

Supply Chain Movement

March 2013 was the coldest in decades for much of Europe and the eastern United States. But in March the previous year, the United States had experienced heatwaves. Many manufacturers maintain extra capacity in order to be able meet this extraordinary – and highly profitable – demand.

Separation Pangs: What Does The Post-Brexit Supply Chain Really Look Like?

Elementum

Keeping their manufacturing and supply lines in step with whatever trade policies the European powers decide on. Pre-Brexit, the United Kingdom and its companies were included in this single market. European manufacturers with bases in the UK, and British companies with plants across Europe, are faced with the need to find alternative suppliers to avoid supply chain issues that could seriously damage business.

Beverage Sector Performance in 2020 – Unleashed Special Report

Unleashed

Multiple countries are represented in the cohort, with the majority based in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. Read more: Data-driven decision making in beer manufacturing – Q&A with specialist US craft brewing business advisor Maria Pearman.

Mindmap High-Tech Supply Chain 4.0

Supply Chain Movement

These developments impact Original Equipment Manufacturers, both at strategic level and at operational level within their supply chains. Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands.

Brexit: Supply Chain Risk or Opportunity?

Logility

The surprising outcome of the 2016 referendum on European Union (EU) Membership for the United Kingdom (UK) has led to a complex process of withdrawal that is estimated to take two years. One alternative for companies affected by labor shortages is to implement automation in supply chain planning and manufacturing operations.

Talent development essential for supply chain leaders

Supply Chain Movement

In addition to being responsible for manufacturing and logistics, a CSCO also has to ensure alignment with internal departments such as Sales and Marketing, and with external partners such as customers and suppliers. Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates.

Butter Prices Jolt Supply Chain

Elementum

Peter Tuborgh, chief-executive of a huge farmer-owned dairy company and considered the largest United Kingdom milk buyer, Arla Foods, just released a statement saying that a shortage of butter and cream before the 2017 holiday season is predicted in the UK.

Updated IT Subway Map: Major acquisitions in SC software

Supply Chain Movement

Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands. The supply chain software industry is in a considerable state of flux.

Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

Manufacturers and retailers welcome the ongoing consolidation in the fragmented logistics industry. Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands.

5 Disruptions Shaping the Digital Transformation in Distribution and Logistics

Supply Chain Nation

Manufacturing and retail transformations, technology disruptions and digitalization of data have redefined the roles of distributors and third party logistics (3PLs). Digital Transformations in the Manufacturing and Retail Industries.

Why Workforce Productivity for Third Party Logistics and Wholesale Distribution Can’t Just be an Operational Issue Any Longer – Part 1 of 3

Supply Chain Nation

In fact, according to the Rainer Strack TED Talk, “ The Workforce Crisis of 2030 – and how to start solving it now ,” most of the top GDP countries will face a critical workforce shortage by 2030, including countries such as the United States, United Kingdom, Germany and Japan.

GrandVision: “We are changing completely as we become demand driven”

Supply Chain Movement

In the last three years we’ve developed our strategy, centralised procurement, purchasing and manufacturing aligned our portfolios across all categories globally and developed our exclusive brands portfolio. Grandvision has grand plans.