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

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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

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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.

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

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At the Singapore stop of the Quintiq World Tour this year, our panel of industry influencers delved into these topics and more. Charlie Macdonald (Industry Executive for Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, Telstra): We’re on this journey of transformation towards customer centricity.

The top six 3PL companies in Singapore

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

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.

Crossroads 2016: The Future of Package Delivery

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

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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.

This Week in Logistics News (September 17-21, 2018)

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In the meantime, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Volvo Trucks presents future transport solution with autonomous electric vehicles. Singapore Exchange leads US$44.4 Another Friday, another flight home from a conference.

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

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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.

This Week in Logistics News (January 7-11, 2019)

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The big efficiencies come from machine learning,” Bradley Jacobs, XPO’s chief executive, said in an interview last year when the company announced it was deploying AI-equipped robots from Singapore-based robotics company GreyOrange Ltd. New in Transportation Management Systems (TMS).

The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge Tests the Boundaries of Energy Efficiency

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Robinson’s teams in Singapore and Australia are providing the logistics solutions those same students have with their solar car challenge. . The engineering students of Singapore Polytechnic have entered the SunSPEC 6 into the 2019 competition.

Is TPPA going to ground e-commerce or let it fly (ideally, as air freight)?

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This would mean that a consumer in Malaysia buying from Amazon in the US would not experience significant differences in pricing of the same product bought from an online store in Malaysia or neighboring Singapore. Planet Planning Transport & Logistics

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.

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How time and money is wasted in the congested sea and airspace

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Once again, my recent trip from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore reminded me why congestion is a major enemy in the business of transporting goods and people, whether by air, sea or land. Supply Chain Planning & Optimization Transport & Logistics

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Expert insights: An interview with entrepreneur & author Vivek Sood

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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.

Warehouses are the next HOT investment triggered by the digital transformation of the supply chain

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The deal with Singapore’s GLP Pte , the second-largest owner of U.S. Articles Digital Supply Chain Director's Blog Logistics SCRC News Transportation Planning Uncategorized

Automating Arrival Notifications with AIS & Artificial Intelligence

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See below aerial shot of the Port of Pasir Panjang, Singapore where the red dots indicate a vessel stop at berth. Emerging Trends Freight & Transportation Information Technology New Ideas News & Info

What does increasing regulatory oversight mean for the pharma supply chain?

The Network Effect

Singapore is currently drafting new GDP standards (ColdChainIQPC). Shifting disease patterns and innovative products will have an impact on what and how we store and transport. Market changes and decentralized supply chains will require new and modified transportation routes.

What role will human planners play in the supply chain of the future?

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We asked three experts at the Quintiq World Tour event in Singapore. Charlie Macdonald, Industry Executive for Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, Telstra. “If Gerald Tan, CEO, Pan Asia Logistics Singapore Pte Ltd. “I

ABB’s Daniel Helmig: “We are moving to virtual centres of expertise”

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Daniel Helmig, head of ABB’s Supply Chain management, is currently busy implementing supply chain transformation throughout the company’s 450 plants and many project sites as the company consolidates back end processes and establishes ten global transportation management centres. “It

This Week in Logistics News (April 18-22, 2016)

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These futuristic driverless pods will run on Singapore’s roads by end of the year ( Mashable ). As the folks on Sesame Street would say, the future of transporting goods and people is brought to you by the letter ‘D’ — as in droids, drones, and driverless. If your answer is still “We’re in the transportation and warehousing business,” then your value proposition in the eyes of customers is becoming more limited and commoditized.

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.

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This Week in Logistics News (June 24-28, 2013)

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Trucks Transported 60.6% Another crazy Friday morning, now with the kids out of school, so let’s go straight to this week’s news: JDA Announces Major Enhancements to Workforce Mobility, All-Channel Commerce Solutions.

This Week in Logistics News (November 17-21, 2014)

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The solutions help customers across a number of industry verticals, including third-party logistics (3PL), food and beverage, retail and healthcare, improve transportation efficiency and reduce the cost of delivering goods. I’m guessing it’s summer.

Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

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Singapore. Supply chains are becoming more complex with frequent adaptations, whether temporary or permanent, and increasingly with logistics outsourcing and calls for integrated transport management.

Expect Uncertainty for Inbound Shipments into Asia and China

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But these same disruptions are also causing serious challenges to the transportation industry in China and Asia at large. . In fact, almost all Southeast Asia countries have seen some change: Singapore as the most competitive country.

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Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Goods have to be transported across the globe and across the neighbourhood. Singapore. Goods have to be transported across the globe and delivered to different destinations – from congested cities to remote, rural areas.

6 Answers for Your Top TPP Agreement Questions

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While we’re still sorting through the full text, we wanted to provide you with some background, answer some questions, and offer some insight about what the TPP agreement means for the transportation and logistics industry.

What you should know about ASEAN Last Mile Delivery

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Due to these diversifying characteristics, the movement of goods and services around ASEAN countries requires multi-modal transportation development. Thailand government aims to expand on rail transport and cross-border infrastructure planning.

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How to Create Workforce Housing From Transportation Hubs.

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Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

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If you’re a transportation professional, for example, and all you know is transportation, your opportunities for advancement are limited compared to someone who has a broader supply chain perspective. 2017 Food Industry Transportation and Logistics Conference , March 5-7, Orlando, FL.

DHL Supply Chain partners Tetra Pak to implement its first digital twin warehouse in Asia Pacific

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DHL Supply Chain has implemented an integrated supply chain solution for Tetra Pak’s warehouse in Singapore, one of its largest globally. Tetra Pak is the world’s leading food processing and packaging solutions company serving the needs of hundreds of millions of people in more than 160 countries, and we are proud to play a part in their vision to make food safe and available everywhere,” said Jerome Gillet, CEO, DHL Supply Chain Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines. “By

[Infographic] Driverless Trucks Filling the Gap of the Driver Shortage

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roads, traveling more miles and transporting more good than ever before. Also, trucks are still transporting 73 percent of almost all cargo weight moved in one year. Technology Transportation

What is the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? Guest Post by Arun Gupta, PhD

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In its current form the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a potential free trade agreement (FTA) between the US and 11 Asia-Pacific (APAC) countries (Canada, Mexico, Peru, Chile, Japan, Vietnam, Brunei, Singapore, Australia, Malaysia, and New Zealand). BVL International China Supply Chain Emerging Issues in Supply Chain Global Distribution Global Supply Chain Retail Logistics Supply Chain Economics Supply Chain Strategy Transportation Planning

Lack of commercial property development during global downturn hampers logistics service providers’ expansion plans

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More effective transport management systems and freight forwarding systems could actually reduce the number of physical locations needed, reducing costs overall.

Who Wins and Who Loses in Australia’s Fuel Shell Game?

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Transport Topics reports oil prices have plummeted 45 percent over the past year. diesel prices are hovering around $USD 1.70/gallon and the cost for diesel fuel based on Singapore benchmark (Gasoil)–the […]. Blog Transportation Uncategorized Chainalytics Freight Carriers Fuel Surcharge Levies Logistics Richard Koch