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

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.

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

Global Market Expansion e-commerce Netherlands Blue Banana Venray End-to-End Solutions Financial Management Services Customer Engagement Center Logistics Service Providers

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

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.

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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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

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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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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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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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Patient-centric networks at the heart of pharmaceutical supply chain management: Lessons from LogiPharma Europe 2018

The 21st Century Supply Chain

To highlight his point, Thornley shared this example: The API was manufactured in China, granulation was performed in Puerto Rico, and then packaging was performed in Netherlands.

This Week in Logistics News (January 22-26, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Alstom to test automated freight train in the Netherlands (Reuters). Drones, driverless vehicles, and global trade all made the headlines in this week’s supply chain and logistics news… Teamsters Tell UPS: No Drones or Driverless Trucks (WSJ – sub. req’d).

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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Driverless Trucks: Heading Somewhere or Nowhere Quickly?

Talking Logistics

See the European Truck Platooning Challenge from earlier this year, where “six brands of automated trucks – DAF Trucks, Daimler Trucks, Iveco, MAN Truck & Bus, Scania and Volvo Group – have been driving in columns (platooning), on public roads from several European cities to the Netherlands.”.

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.

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. As we wrote in a previous blog post , implementing Sales and Operations Planning has many benefits.

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Dassault’s Acquisition of Quintiq- Broader Simulation and Decision Support in Product Lifecycle Management

Supply Chain Matters

Netherlands based Quintiq has dramatically increased its brand profile globally and specifically in the U.S. Today Dassault Systemes announced the signing of a definitive share purchase agreement to acquire supply chain and operations planning software provider Quintiq for approximately €250 million ($338 million).

4 reasons not to miss the Quintiq World Tour

Quintiq

Andreas Novak, Director Manufacturing, Vlisco Netherlands. Another year, another stretch goal. Your boss is expecting you to squeeze every last dollar of efficiency out of your plans. With pressure to deliver results, does your wish list look something like this? What if you could spend a day talking to industry experts for insights to improve efficiency? Proven strategies to convince your boss to try? The Quintiq World Tour is designed to help you fulfil your wish list.

Global Blockchain Market for the Supply Chain Expected to Grow at 87% CAGR Until 2023

EFT

The global blockchain supply chain market is expected to grow from $45 million in 2018 to $3,314.6 million by 2023, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 87% during the forecast period, according to MarketsandMarkets. An increasing need for supply chain transparency and rising demand for enhanced security of supply chain transactions are major growth factors for the market.

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.

Learn from the Supply Chain Masters – Q&A with Hans Velthuizen

The 21st Century Supply Chain

Hans has been a business consultant with Kinaxis for more than three years, and is based out of the Netherlands. by Alexa Cheater A look at the roster of Kinaxis employees reveals an incredible depth of supply chain talent, knowledge and experience.

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.