Shipping Prospects Heat Up in the Arctic

Elementum

In an ironic twist, melting ice caps and rising sea levels may translate to new business opportunities and reduced greenhouse gas emissions for the shipping industry. Russia has also demonstrated its resolve to capitalize on newly-liberated shipping lanes.

Shipping Prospects Heat Up in the Arctic

Elementum

In an ironic twist, melting ice caps and rising sea levels may translate to new business opportunities and reduced greenhouse gas emissions for the shipping industry. As global warming has conjured up hotter summers and milder winters, one area in which its impact has been particularly visible is the Arctic, where shrinking ice caps may give way to new shipping lanes in the future. Russia has also demonstrated its resolve to capitalize on newly-liberated shipping lanes.

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How Disruptive is Global E-Commerce? More Than You Think

Talking Logistics

We have heard similar stories in Sweden and the U.S. Those electronic goods are bought on a website in China or a different country and shipped individually to the end customer. Local retailers and distributors will need to excel at “drop-ship” operations with their overseas suppliers.

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Supply Chain Planning with Microsoft Dynamics AX

ToolsGroup

Here are a few examples: Ratioform Packaging , a market leader in packaging for shipping, warehouses, and offices, was having a tough time balancing costs with service level for its slow-moving items, leading to too much inventory and manual work for planners.

3 Uses of IoT Tech Spurring Sustainability in Supply Chains

Cerasis

In the shipping and manufacturing industries, that same “worldwide web” is now being deployed to encourage more energy-efficient operational and communication strategies for a low-carbon economy, thanks to IoT Tech.

Big changes coming to the supply line, just not where you thought they’d be

Kinaxis

As reported by The Guardian a number of European truck manufactures recently collaborated on creating a convoy of more than six semi-autonomous (semi-autonomous because there was still a back-up human driver) trucks that drove from Sweden and south Germany to a port in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

The Dispatch Report | March 2019, Issue No. 11

Shipchain

So far, we have been overwhelmed with the amount of interest in what we’ve built, and we are so ready to watch it transform the world of shipping and logistics as we know it. We recently announced a partnership with Scanlog , a Scandinavian logistics company based out of Sweden.

Transatlantic Trade Update: The U.S. to Impose Punitive Duties on The European Union

Transplace

Section 8: Cheeses and substitutes for cheese from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden or the United Kingdom.

Season’s Greetings Calendar 2019

RELEX Solutions

Instead of shipping presents all over the world, we like to spread our holiday joy by doing charitable work and supporting good causes. Charity Golf (Team Sweden). Each year more than 300 children in Sweden get cancer. RELEX Season’s Greetings Calendar 2019.

A Guide to Sustainable Gift Giving

EcoVadis

After its single use, it’s sent to a materials recovery facility or to another country in a container ship. As wealthier countries shipped their waste overseas to meet their own recycling targets, developing countries were inundated with contaminated plastics. Recently, Coca-Cola Sweden released their first fully-recycled Coca-Cola plastic bottle. The clothes industry consumes more energy than the aviation and shipping industry combined.

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Strategic moves among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

Sweden. Eyefortransport is currently seeing major consolidation occurring in the shipping industry and expects to see further moves as logistics providers look to take advantage of e-commerce, cross-border trade and shifting global demand. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2017

Material Handling & Logistics

The goal of the project, a multinational collaboration between robotics specialists in the UK, Sweden, Italy and Germany, is to enable deployment of next-generation automated guided vehicles (AGVs) into current warehouse facilities to support tasks such as packing, palletizing and transporting goods.

Rising costs to challenge supply chain in 2019

EFT

A report from late 2018 estimated that in just the UK, Germany, France, Denmark Sweden and Norway there was a shortage of nearly 130,000 drivers.

Logistics Responses to Europe’s Migrant Crisis

TMC

For example, early in the new year, Denmark tightened its border controls with Germany, after Sweden had imposed similar measures [2]. This information helps shipping managers understand the costs of this type of risk.

Download now: 3PL Subway Map Europe 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Sweden. Eyefortransport is currently seeing major consolidation occurring in the shipping industry and expects to see further moves as logistics providers look to take advantage of e-commerce, cross-border trade and shifting global demand. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

Who said supply chains are boring?: AMR's Top 25 Highs and Lows

Supply Chains Rock

This article in MarineLog reported that "Toyota had to rent a boat in Sweden to store 2,500 extra cars from inventory.". Sir, I request you to please add following things to my knowledge a) Are their any other field or job profile or departments into SCM apart from Forecasting, Retail Logistics, Shipping Logistics, Warehousing management, Inventory management and Purchase or procurement in which I can specialize? Who said supply chains are boring?

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Uberisation of Logistics – Are You Too Late?

Logistics Bureau

Already in 2013, DHL Freight in Sweden piloted a mobile app called “My Ways” to connect shippers with individuals willing to deliver packages along their daily routes in return for a small fee. Published with kind permission of MHD Supply Chain Solutions Magazine.

The Journey of One Banana! A Supply Chain in Motion! (Infographic)

Supply Chain Game Changer

When local production sites have packaged the yield, major distributors load up massive cargo freights on company ships, or those of 3rd party logistic providers. shipping, trucking and refrigeration?—?contributes Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Lazer Lamps: Achieving rapid growth with the right cloud apps

Unleashed

I’ll be at an event or testing in the north of Sweden in winter. In fact, we already ship into one of the big OEM vehicle manufacturers as a Tier-1 supplier. By investing in cloud software early, new ventures can ensure they’re ready for success.

List of Top 65 Marketplaces Across the Globe in 2019

Vinculum

Ease of shopping, product variety, secure payments and free shipping are some of the reasons that have made online shopping a huge success. It makes it easier for sellers to store, pack and ship their products. In 2021, over 2.14

Logistics Technology Trends That Will Dominate 2017

Techgistics

China, Singapore, and Sweden. Making predictions in technology, even just one year out, are generally an exercise in futility, so this really isn't a forecast for 2017, but more a list of trends that I am interested in and keeping my eye on.