Regional & global perspectives: Highlights from Quintiq World Tour Singapore 2015


Well, according to attendees of Quintiq World Tour Singapore, the answer was a resounding yes! in Singapore marked the halfway point for World Tour events in 2015 – six down, six to go. Let’s revisit some of the things that made Singapore’s so special.

Chainalytics Opens Singapore Office, Continues Strategic Asia-Pacific Expansion to Meet Growing Demand


Atlanta, GA & Singapore (February 1, 2015) – Chainalytics, a global leader in supply chain consulting, analytics and market intelligence today announced the opening of a new Singapore office to be led by current Managing Director of the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region Tim Foster.

Bringing SCOR to Singapore


A daylong educational forum in Singapore in July will introduce the SCOR model to supply chain professionals representing some of the world’s largest and most recognized semiconductor and electronics companies.

Traceability Top of Mind at GS1 Event in Singapore


25 - 27 at the Singapore Expo , where attendees can get a firsthand look at some of the latest solutions to optimize traceability and improve efficiency. As companies across all industries step up their efforts in adopting reliable track-and-trace systems to stay compliant and mitigate the risk of product recalls, there are a number of things to consider to help make the right decision. Fortunately, there are events like the Manufacturing Solutions Expo (MSE 2017), held this week from Oct.

How ClearMetal Customers Stay a Day Ahead of the Competition

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The top six 3PL companies in Singapore


Third-party logistics providers (3PL) are widely used by businesses in Singapore and globally. 3PL refers to any third-party business used to outsource any part of a company’s distribution or fulfillment services. This includes supply chain management, distribution, warehousing, transportation, and more. Business Growth Productivity

Plan for greater success: What experts said at Quintiq World Tour Singapore 2015


At the Singapore stop of the Quintiq World Tour this year, our panel of industry influencers delved into these topics and more. When is the right time to seek a new IT solution for your business? How does UPS reduce travel time for their drivers? And what can Amazon learn from Rakuten?

Singapore’s sustainable packaging mandate is coming


Sustainability has long been a concern to packaging professionals, but the reality … The post Singapore’s sustainable packaging mandate is coming appeared first on Chainalytics. | Posted by Rich Lindgren CPP, Chainalytics | Contributing Editor | January 14, 2017 It makes all the sense in the world to get out in front of this impending regulation rather than scrambling to catch up with it after implementation has begun.

Singapore’s High Technology Port Delivers a Logistics Edge

Logistics Viewpoints

First-time visitors coming in to Singapore’s Changi Airport often remark on its salubrious surroundings and smooth, efficient processes – a main performance target is to have the first bag on the belt within 12 minutes of aircraft touchdown, for instance.

Ushering in a New Era of Warehousing in Singapore

Supply Chain Nation

Singapore, an island city-state known as a hub for global commerce, finance and transport, has taken a giant step into a new era of warehousing with the opening of DHL Supply Chain’s Advanced Regional Center (ARC) in April.

Ushering in a New Era of Warehousing in Singapore

Supply Chain Nation

Singapore, an island city-state known as a hub for global commerce, finance and transport, has taken a giant step into a new era of warehousing with the opening of DHL Supply Chain’s Advanced Regional Center (ARC) in April. The Singapore ARC is the first facility of its kind deployed by DHL globally and creates a model for the future of warehousing, particularly in land-scarce countries and dense cities where land availability is limited and expensive.

Singapore eCommerce Hackathon


From Friday 23rd February until Saturday 24th February, TradeGecko co-hosted the first eCommerce Hackathon at WeWork co-working space in Singapore, with EasyShip, and General Assembly. The event was sold out and proved to be a huge success. Engineers, designers and product enthusiasts were given the opportunity to code, attend learning workshops, eat pizza, drink beer, network and most importantly design and present their new creations to win some amazing prizes.

TradeGecko Hosts Singapore’s First Shopify Meetup


Singapore’s first official Shopify meetup was hosted by TradeGecko on Thursday 15th June, 2017. With a turnout of approximately 150 attendees, the event was on par with other Shopify meetups held around the world. TradeGecko eCommerce

Shopify Meetup Singapore March 2018


On Tuesday 13th March, 2018, TradeGecko, Shopify and Jumpstart Commerce co-hosted the Shopify Meetup in Singapore. Special guests and industry experts discussed tips on how SMEs can optimise their online store and grow their business in 2018. Business Growth eCommerce

Crossroads 2016: The Future of Package Delivery

Supply Chain @ MIT

Featured Innovation Sustainability Transportation crossroads conference future supply chains last mile MIT CTL package delivery self-drive vehicles Singapore

TradeGecko hosts the Singapore Shopify Meetup in November 2017


TradeGecko hosted the last Shopify Meetup for 2017 in Singapore on Wednesday, 22nd November 2017. It was a full house with great discussions, networking, food and drinks with likeminded ecommerce businesses. Business Growth TradeGecko eCommerce

Tanker still in Dubai, Singapore deeply concerned

Logistics Middle East

Singapore says it is 'deeply concerned' by the attack on one of its ships by Iran last week, with the vessel now lying in Jebel Ali

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TradeGecko hosted the second Shopify Meetup in Singapore


TradeGecko hosted the second Shopify Meetup in Singapore on Tuesday, 26th September 2016. Gaining momentum from the previous event, the meetup saw over 120 attendees including many eCommerce retailers and wholesalers. TradeGecko eCommerce

Amazon Prime Now enters the eCommerce race in Singapore


Amazon Prime Now has arrived in Singapore and Singaporeans can sign up for a service offering free delivery for groceries and popular household items within 2 hours. It’s a huge statement of intent from the global eCommerce giant, which is pitting itself against Alibaba in an aggressive move into Southeast Asia. eCommerce Amazon

Paula’s Choice Singapore provide customers with a true omni-channel eCommerce experience


Paula’s Choice Singapore strive to deliver affordable, effective and informative skincare products to customers in the region

Habitat by Honestbee: Asia's first tech-enabled grocery & dining concept


Online marketplace Honestbee launched Habitat last week in Singapore – a supermarket, dining, and retail innovation lab all-in-one. Inventory Management Supply chain management Popular Posts Case studies

Profile: Singapore Airlines Boeing 777 Service to Dubai.

Logistics Middle East

Home / East and West Express gets nod from Singapore Airlines

Logistics Middle East

The automated container terminal and the odd (mis)adventure of the Google car


In 2011, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and PSA Singapore Terminals, operating one of the world’s largest container transhipment ports, pumped in S$50 million each towards R&D in port technologies.

The State of Globalization in a Fragile World

SCM Research

It is also found that the Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, Belgium and the United Arab Emirates are the most connected countries. DHL has recently released the fifth edition of their Global Connectedness Index , which provides an analysis of globalization, measured by international flows of capital, trade, information and people.

CMA CGM to Acquire Neptune Orient Lines for $2.4 Billion- A Sign of Further Consolidation to Follow

Supply Chain Matters

It’s official, French shipping company CMA CGM, the third largest ocean container shipping line has agreed to buy Singapore’s Neptune Orient Lines Ltd. NOL) for approximately $2.4 billion in cash. This deal has been speculated for several weeks as financially troubled NOL sought out a buyer. The offer is reported as being a 49 percent […].

Globalization Hits New Record High

Material Handling & Logistics

The world's top five most globally connected countries were the Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, Belgium and the United Arab Emirates

Spark a brainwave or 10: Top business quotes to live by


The Singapore edition of the Quintiq World Tour 2015 was all about answers: Professionals who were seeking solutions to their business challenges, and experts who readily shared their insights on tackling planning problems effectively.

Amazon vs. Alibaba: A Battle for Southeast Asia


Now, Amazon is further expanding their reach, announcing their plans to enter Southeast Asia with a launch in Singapore in the first quarter of 2017. Rumors are circling that the company is planning a launch in Singapore in early 2017.

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Expert insights: An interview with entrepreneur & author Vivek Sood


We explore these questions and more as we catch up with Quintiq World Tour Singapore guest speaker Vivek Sood to get his thoughts on the developments in the industry. I’ve written about this at length in my books and spoke about it in my presentation in Singapore.

Open Banking & Open API: The future of financial services in Asia at IDC


The IDC Financial Services Congress 2019 just wrapped up in Singapore and, although the topic of AI was a general theme, Open Banking & Open API was still a big focus for the audience. Focus group roundtable, journey 2: Open … AMPLIFY products API Management Events Others digital transformation

SME Success Series part one: Digital Transformation


TradeGecko and Xero team up to help Singapore’s SMEs ‘Go-Digital

A Supply Chain Matters Podcast with Dr. Parag Khanna, Author of The Future is Asian

Supply Chain Matters

Born in India and raised in Dubai, New York, London and Berlin, Parag is based in Singapore and represents the vanguard of global thinkers and entrepreneurs building the future world order from Asia outward.

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Asian Airfreight Volumes Expected to Jump

Logistics Trends and Insights

Although reporting a decline in September cargo, Singapore Airlines announced plans to begin flights to Seattle beginning in September 2019 bringing the total number of US destinations in its network to five. By all accounts, it looks as if the airfreight market from Asia has cooled a bit.

Freight Visibility and Control: Introducing the Freightos Baltic Index (FBX)


Today, I’m happy to announce that together with the Baltic Exchange, a Singapore Exchange subsidiary, we’re taking the index to the next level. Freight Visibility and Control: Introducing the Freightos Baltic Index (FBX). By Zvi Schreiber, CEO, Freightos.