Norway “Underground” Short Cut for Shipping

The Network Effect

Norway has unveiled plans to build the world’s first ship tunnel by blasting through 7.5 The post Norway “Underground” Short Cut for Shipping appeared first on The Network Effect. million tons of rock on. Logistics Transportation infrastructure shipping

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Norway’s fastest growing online supermarket, Kolonial.no, chooses RELEX to support further growth

RELEX Solutions

Today, the company employs 450 people and has an assortment of nearly 6,000 products that are distributed through its central warehouse, situated close to Oslo, Norway. is the largest online food retailer in Norway. Prices are kept low with the cooperation with one of Norway’s largest food retailer, REMA 1000. had the goal to create the best grocery-shopping experience in Norway, and to make their customers’ life easier. Read PDF. RELEX to help Kolonial.no

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This Week in Logistics News (April 29 – May 3, 2013)

Talking Logistics

Descartes opened up its wallet and made another acquisition, this time KSD Software Norway AS , a Scandinavia-based provider of electronic customs filing solutions for the European Union. This Week in News Bureau of Transportation Statistics CargoSphere Cass Freight Index collaboration Con-way Descrates Floodgate Quote Refresh global trade management GTM KSD Software Norway NAFTA trade network-based solutions Walmart

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Grilstad selects Blue Ridge supply chain planning solutions to execute a better S&OP process

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Blue Ridge, the supply chain planning solutions provider, has announced that Grilstad, the producer of meat products in Norway, has selected solutions from the Blue Ridge Supply Chain Planning platform to execute a best practice sales and operations planning (S&OP) process. One of Norway’s largest producers of meat products, Grilstad began as a cured meat factory in Trondheim in 1957

Iptor achieves multiple success in Nordics

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Iptor, the Swedish-based, global provider enterprise resource planning, supply chain management, planning and logistics software and services, reports exceptional success in Norway, Sweden and Finland in the first half of 2020

SCP and S&OP Solutions Put Norwegian Meat Producer Grilstad into Elite Competitive Position

Blue Ridge

“Planning production in a food processing company is a complex and fast-moving target,” said Terje Kløver, food retail supply planning manager at Grilstad, one of Norway’s largest meat producers.

Do We Really Need a New Smart Phone Every Two Years?

SCM Research

The top per capita producers, however, are Norway (28.3 We all know about natural resource scarcity. However, as brand companies make consumers believe they need a new smart phone every two years, today’s global supply chains are responsible for incredibly large amounts of electronic waste. A new United Nations University report, titled The Global E-waste Monitor 2014 , details e-waste generation by region. The total amount of e-waste generated in 2014 is 41.8

Technology Team of the Year Award for RELEX and Customer Europris

RELEX Solutions

The team that implemented RELEX’s retail planning solution for Norway’s largest discount variety retailer was honoured at a ceremony on Thursday evening. The project, which brought RELEX planning power to more than 230 Europris stores across Norway was completed in March this year and cut inventory by almost a fifth, more than halved out-of-stock days and pushed availability to over 97% (an increase of 5ppt). “It

Norwegian king visits DMCA stand at Nor-Shipping

Logistics Middle East

HM King Harald V of Norway commended the authority's efforts to bolster the UAE as a maritime hub

Doosan Infracore selects o9 Solutions as Integrated Business Planning partner

o9 Solutions

Doosan Infracore is a Korean construction machinery and engine company with production facilities in Korea, China, and Norway and sales companies, branch offices, and dealer networks worldwide.

Xeneta providing rate transparency in turbulent ocean freight market

The Supply Chain Journal

Oslo, Norway-based Xeneta, an ocean freight rate benchmarking and intelligence platform, announced Thursday it has closed its $28.5 Xeneta co-founder and CEO Patrik Berglund said providing ocean freight rate transparency is more important now than ever. “In

Xeneta providing rate transparency in turbulent ocean freight market

The Supply Chain Journal

Oslo, Norway-based Xeneta, an ocean freight rate benchmarking and intelligence platform, announced Thursday it has closed its $28.5 Xeneta co-founder and CEO Patrik Berglund said providing ocean freight rate transparency is more important now than ever. “In

Europris and RELEX Win Renowned Reta Europe Award

RELEX Solutions

Fred Graham, Country Manager RELEX Norway, is thrilled about the latest award: “Europris and RELEX have been working together for two years now, and it is fun to see that the success we experience in our partnership is acknowledged by such professionals as the juries behind these awards. Europris is Norway’s largest discount variety retailer by sales and is listed on Oslo Stock Exchange. The Company’s headquarters are located in Fredrikstad, Norway. Read PDF.

This Week in Logistics News (April 24 – 30)

Logistics Viewpoints

The US, Norway, and Britain joined forces with companies including Amazon and Nestle to launch a project aimed at protecting the world’s tropical forests. The Noid is back. For those unfamiliar, let me explain.

HHS researching ways to expand production of gloves, gowns

The Supply Chain Journal

Norway, Austria and Denmark, but it hopes to sell those companies as well. This is an excerpt from Medically Necessary, a health care supply chain newsletter. Subscribe here.

Maersk’s Transformation Embraces Digital Forwarding

Logistics Trends and Insights

Twill currently serves full container load, ocean services from port to door, importing from China (including Hong Kong and Taiwan territories), India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia to the UK, Spain, Poland, Mexico, United States, the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway, Germany, India, China (including Hong Kong and Taiwan territories) or the Czech Republic. Traditional Forwarder – 0. Digital Forwarder – 1.

Europris: “Best Enterprise Solution” at Reta Europe Awards

RELEX Solutions

On 6th March 2017, Europris, the largest discount variety retailer in Norway, and RELEX proudly received the award “Best Enterprise Solution” at the retail technology awards Europe (reta) 2017 in Düsseldorf, Germany. By winning, Europris demonstrates increased efficiency in its supply chain through the implementation of an innovative system, namely RELEX Solutions. Related videos.

Game of Chains

Supply Chain Movement

Volvo has similar kinds of partnerships with a number of retailers in Sweden, Norway and Switzerland. The traditional boundaries between sectors and industries are blurring, or even vanishing, due to the increasing digitalization of business globally. It’s now much easier for new digital players to enter – and completely transform – existing markets.

This Week in Logistics News (March 27 – April 3)

Logistics Viewpoints

Norway-based AutoStore said Tuesday that it’s working with integrator Bastian Solutions to develop a fully automated micro-fulfillment center to support H Mart’s online grocery operations in Carlstadt, NJ as a result of a surge in online grocery ordering during the pandemic.

RELEX and Customer Europris Win Second Award

RELEX Solutions

RELEX and Europris have been recognised, yet again, for a project that transformed the supply chain at Norway’s largest discount variety retailer. The project, which brought RELEX planning power to more than 230 Europris stores across Norway was completed in March this year and cut inventory by almost a fifth, more than halved out-of-stock days and pushed availability to over 97% (an increase of 5ppt).

CSOs get a seat at the C-suite table

The Supply Chain Journal

Øistein Jensen, CSO at Bergen, Norway-based chemical storage and ocean transportation provider Odfjell SE , was chief of staff before the company replaced that position with the CSO in 2020.

Swedish Cosmetics Retailer KICKS Reviews IT Portfolio and Chooses RELEX for Supply Chain Management

RELEX Solutions

RELEX will provide a solution tailored to the needs of the retailer’s online channel and 250 stores across Sweden, Norway, and Finland. With well-trained beauty experts in 250 stores in Sweden, Norway and Finland and a modern omni-channel solution, where physical store and e-commerce are integrated, KICKS offers personal and inspirational beauty services and around 25,000 products from 300 brands. Read PDF.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

Norway. The Netherlands is the best region for a logistics base according to the ‘VerkehrsRundschau Markenstudie ImageRanking’. The market study by VerkehrsRundschau (a leading German magazine with a website about transport and logistics) assessed the attractiveness of the countries close to Germany as a base for logistics activities.

10 countries where truckers make the most money

The Supply Chain Journal

Switzerland: $70,452 Australia: $53,951 Belgium: $50,462 Norway: $47,572 United States: $47,130 Germany: $46,871 Netherlands: $46,865 Austria: $46,217 Canada: $43,445 Sweden: $42,751. Truck drivers help keep the flow of goods moving around the world and can make good money doing it.

Viewpoint: Klaveness Digital building resilient, decarbonized, modern supply chains

The Supply Chain Journal

The pandemic has given strength to those efforts, and it is in this context that startups like Klaveness Digital , which is based in Oslo, Norway, exist. The views expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of FreightWaves or its affiliates.

Viewpoint: Klaveness Digital building resilient, decarbonized, modern supply chains

The Supply Chain Journal

The pandemic has given strength to those efforts, and it is in this context that startups like Klaveness Digital , which is based in Oslo, Norway, exist. The views expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of FreightWaves or its affiliates.

Your Supply Chain Needs a New Place to Put Plastic

AFFLINK

Norway, for example, recently announced that its recycling operations were to efficient that it was running out of fuel for its incinerator plants. Will Norway be the world’s next trash destination? In today’s regulated supply chain, the end of a product lifecycle is just as important as the beginning. Your manufacturing facilities need to dispose of the end-products of the manufacturing process – plastic scrap, offcuts, and the like.

Workers at Risk As Robots Set to Replace 66 Million Jobs, Report Warns

Supply Chain Brain

The report said some of its member states were far more vulnerable than others to seeing jobs replaced by computers or algorithms: “There are significant differences across countries: 33 percent of all jobs in Slovakia are highly automatable, while this is only the case with 6 percent of the jobs in Norway.

How America's Clean Coal Dream Unravelled

Supply Chain Brain

The $7.5bn Kemper power plant once drew officials from as far as Saudi Arabia, Japan and Norway to marvel at a 21st-century power project so technologically complex its builder compared it to the moonshot of the 1960s. It’s promise? Energy from “clean coal.” “I’m I’m impressed,” said Jukka Uosukainen, the United Nations director for the Climate Technology Centre and Network, after a 2014 tour, citing Kemper as an example of how “maybe using coal in the future is possible.”

Scandinavian Photo Takes Control of its Supply Chain with RELEX

RELEX Solutions

With shops in Sweden and Norway and an e-commerce channel that also serves Denmark and Finland, Scandinavian Photo handle approx. The company is currently active in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark. Read PDF. The Nordic region’s leading photographic and video equipment retailer aims to improve assortment decisions, availability and customer satisfaction.

Blue Ridge Executives Discuss The Future of Supply Chain at Nordics Supply Chain Conference

Blue Ridge

and Oslo, Norway -- July 6, 2016. Blue Ridge , a global leader in cloud demand forecasting , planning, replenishment, allocation and analytics, sponsored the 8th annual Nordics Supply Chain Conference at Losby Gods Manor in Oslo, Norway attracting a record number of attendees. Conference highlighted new perspectives and game-changing technology to drive supply chain innovation. Atlanta, Ga.

Checklist for working capital management

Supply Chain Movement

Norway. 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. Supply Chain Media and software vendor Slimstock have developed this checklist for working capital management. >>Please >>Please click on the red button and fill in the fields to activate the green download button.

The need to know

EFT

billion, the Norway-based robotics firm said on Monday, in yet another big investment by the conglomerate in warehouse automation technology that optimizes e-commerce operations. The need to know from Reuters’ global network of journalists.

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Rethinking your optimum

Supply Chain Movement

Norway. Rethink your optimum: Prepare your supply chain for the challenges of 2017 and beyond. Advanced analytics and optimization technology is the game-changing advantage that will push you past the competition – giving your business more agility, higher accuracy and sharper insights to maximize your revenue. Learn more about: How data, advanced analytics and optimization technology combine to give your company the adaptability it needs in challenging markets.

Checklist for Global Trade Management

Supply Chain Movement

Norway. 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. Supply Chain Movement and software supplier Amber Road have put together this checklist for Global Trade Management. >>Please >>Please click on the red button and fill in the fields to activate the green download button. Checklist for Global Trade Management.