Winner of last quarter: The Netherlands as a logistics base

Supply Chain Movement

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

International SAP Conferences on Extended Supply Chain and IoT - November 3-4, The Hague, Netherlands.

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

6 Events, 1 Venue, 600 Attendees. Join us at the International SAP Conferences on Extended Supply Chain and IoT, the first event of its kind, bringing together SAP’s entire Extended Supply Chain solution portfolio across six events in one location

Food giant Mondel?z outsources its e-commerce-operation

Supply Chain Movement

ModusLink’s senior management team flew in from the USA to the Netherlands to sign the contract and held a joint press conference with Mondelēz to mark the occasion in Venray on 13 May 2015.

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Job opportunity: Associate Director Demand & Supply at Astellas

Supply Chain Movement

Fulltime, 40 hours, Leiden, The Netherlands. Astellas employs around 900 persons in the Netherlands, in Leiden and Meppel. Trends ambition Astellas career full-time job Leiden logistiek Netherlands opportunity senior supply chain vacancyDo you have a genuine interest in Sales and Operations Planning, combined with sound experience in the Supply Chain area and do you have a background in food, pharma or chemistry? Then Astellas has an interesting job opportunity for you!

Servicing the Blue Banana from a Small Dutch Village, Part 2

ModusLink Corporation

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6th Annual Life Science Cold Chain & Product Handling: Temperature Controlled Logistics

Supply Chain Movement

Venue: Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Events Amsterdam Cold Chain event Fleming Forum life science product handling Schiphol Airport temperature controlled logistics The Netherlands6th Annual Life Science Cold Chain & Product Handling: Temperature Controlled Logistics. Date: 17-19 May, 2016. Organisation: Fleming. URL: fleming.events/en/events/pharma/cold-chain-temperature-logistics-forum.

How Peapod drives supply chain innovation and efficiency with analytics

AIMMS

I joined Peapod from our parent company, Ahold Delhaize, in the Netherlands. Yes, I think that’s a key difference between the Netherlands and the US. An interview with Daniël van Gool at Peapod.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

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

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Supply chain solution provider FuturMaster appoints new sales execs in Europe

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

FuturMaster, the supply chain solution provider that helps a number of major food, retail and manufacturing companies with demand forecasting and streamlining production and supply, continues its international expansion with the opening of a new Northern Europe operation, located in Rotterdam in the Netherlands

Vlisco Seminar 2014: Taking optimization to the next level

Quintiq

Find out more when you attend the Vlisco seminar on May 14, 2014 at Vlisco in Helmond, the Netherlands. Take a look at pictures from last year’s seminar at Vlisco, the Netherlands. How do you know if you need a planning and optimization solution for your operations?

FedEx Acquisition of TNT Express Clears European Regulatory Approval

Supply Chain Matters

At the time the transaction represented an implied value for Netherlands based TNT of approximately $4.8 In April of 2015, global package delivery and transportation provider FedEx announced its intention to acquire Europe based TNT Express in all cash offering for TNT stock. billion. Last week a major regulatory hurdle was cleared regarding this acquisition. […]. Procurement and Sourcing Transportation and Logistics FedEx acquisition of TNT Express Supply chain Matters blog

Winner of the last quarter: Unilever’s Marc Engel

Supply Chain Movement

In his 20-year career with Unilever, Engel has worked in Singapore, the Netherlands, UK, Brazil, Switzerland and Kenya. Engel originally joined Unilever in 1990 at Unilever Meat Group in Oss, the Netherlands.

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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.

The 8th Annual European Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum

EFT

Channels: Supply Chain Event Date: Mon, 2017-10-16 to Wed, 2017-10-18 Event URL: [link] Event Location: Venlo, Netherlands Number of attendees: 400 Programme URL: Brochure URL: Speakers URL: Purchase Recording URL: Event Organiser: Danielle Horsnell Event Organiser E-mail: dhorsnell@eft.com Précis: Where the heads of supply chain of Europe's manufacturers and retailers discuss the state of global supply chain Entire Month Duration: No

Optimizing the food industry: a conversation with UniSoma’s Luis Pinto

AIMMS

Visit Booth 7.F092 at VIV Europe taking place in Jaarbeurs, Utrecht in the Netherlands, June 20-22, 2018 for a free demo of our new TacticalOps planning & optimization software. . The food supply chain is complex and challenging.

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De Rijke Serves Customers Faster and More Efficiently with BluJay Solutions’ Platform

BluJay Solutions

Dordrecht, Netherlands – July 6, 2017 – Logistics service provider De Rijke has implemented BluJay Solutions’ integrated Transportation Management and Warehouse Management software to manage its logistics, transportation, storage, and customs. BluJay supports the broad range of De Rijke services in the Netherlands and Belgium, helping to ensure that the organization is digitally fit.

The 7th Annual European Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum

EFT

Channels: Supply Chain eCommerce/Retail CSCO Focus Event Date: Mon, 2016-10-10 to Wed, 2016-10-12 Event URL: [link] Event Location: Venlo, Netherlands Number of attendees: 200 Event Organiser: Danielle Horsnell Event Organiser E-mail: dhorsnell@eft.com Précis: Where the heads of supply chain of Europe's manufacturers and retailers discuss the state of global supply chain Entire Month Duration: No Region: Europe

Using Weather and Climate Data to Improve Demand Forecasting

ToolsGroup

For instance, in a recent application that involved temperature and ice cream, a consumer goods company deployed machine learning to develop a model for five European countries: Germany, Poland, Sweden, the Netherlands, and France.

Bolsius selects new planning software to optimize global supply chain

Supply Chain Movement

The start of the implementation, a pilot project at the Boxmeer site in the Netherlands, will be finalized in May. Bolsius, an international candle producer, has chosen OMP Plus to support and optimize their global supply chain.

Ranking Master’s Programs in Supply Chain Management

SCM Research

Finding the right Master’s program can be a difficult exercise. In spite of their sometimes oversimplifying nature, rankings can provide a first indication to make this exercise a bit easier. One of such rankings is the 2013/2014 Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking, provided by SMBG, a French consulting company, and based on a global survey of recruiters, students and representatives of academic institutions.

International SAP Conference for Connected Logistics in Cargo

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Cook Conferences and SAP have announced the International SAP Conference for Connected Logistics in Cargo taking place on 10-11 October, 2017 in Amsterdam, Netherlands

RFID, IoT, and AIDC New on Datalogic Wins 2015 AIM Award for Applying High Speed Grocery Store Bar Code Scanner Portal to Returns Processing

Supply Chain Digest

Netherlands 3PL Simon Loos Automates Scanning of Returns from In Store Displays

Graduate Thesis: ‘Opportunities in Istanbul’

Supply Chain Movement

My name is Sevim Garip, I am 21 years old and I am studying Marketing & International Management at Saxion University of Applied Sciences, in the Netherlands. In order to answer this CRQ, I will research subjects such as: advertisers, readers, competitor analysis, differences in business culture between the Netherlands and Turkey, costs of doing business in Istanbul, the role of cultural differences, destep analysis etc.

This Week in Logistics News (June 23-27, 2014)

Talking Logistics

It seems like The Netherlands is aiming to reach that future first. Although the World Cup is dominating the sports news these days, something else caught my attention this week.

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Why you don’t need perfect data to start implementing S&OP

AIMMS

We have 3 factories, one in USA, one in China and one in the Netherlands (in the city of Edam). An interview with Boon Edam’s Aron Waas. Implementing Sales and Operations Planning has many benefits.

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Holland’s supply chain software heroes

Supply Chain Movement

billion, the Netherlands ranked fourth in the world. The Netherlands is simply too small to suffice as a sales market on its own,” is how Simone de Bruin from The Metisfiles explains it. Dutch software is a successful export product. In 2006, with an export value of EUR1.5

Optimizing Liberty Global’s Supply Chain: An Interview with Willem Vesters

AIMMS

I am originally from Breda, a city in the southern part of the Netherlands. Liberty Global is the world’s largest international TV and broadband company with operations in more than 30 countries.

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This Week in Logistics News (July 2-6, 2018)

Talking Logistics

In the transportation realm, Logistyx Technologies acquired Transparix , a software-as-a-service transportation execution solution provider based in the Netherlands.

Rethinking your optimum

Supply Chain Movement

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

Effective marketing communication for supply chain professionals

Supply Chain Movement

In addition to the various ways of promoting their own discipline, supply chain managers based in the Netherlands have been able to join the Supply Chain Professionals Club since 2012, within which members share knowledge and exchange ideas with their peers.

Sharing Dutch supply chain knowledge in Turkey

Supply Chain Movement

On the evening of the awards ceremony, entrepreneur Murat Kiran, co-founder and owner of the Dutch consultancy firm Conclusion who was born and raised in Turkey, gave an interesting speech on cultural differences: “To be honest, Turkey and the Netherlands are not hugely different.

What Your Company Needs to Succeed in Today’s Retail Landscape

AIMMS

In Europe, V&D , a major Dutch department store, and Brantano , a large footwear retailer operating in the Netherlands, Belgium and the UK, have officially declared bankruptcy. It’s no mystery that some of the world’s largest retail chains are struggling to survive.

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SCM app updated to offer more functionalities

Supply Chain Movement

The top five countries in terms of number of downloads are currently the USA, the Netherlands, China, France and the UK. Supply Chain Media, publisher of Supply Chain Movement, has launched a new and improved version of its app.

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