The top 3PL companies in Singapore in 2020

TradeGecko

Third-party logistics providers ( 3PL ) are widely used by businesses in Singapore and globally. This includes supply chain management, distribution, warehousing, transportation, and more.

Insights on Covid-19’s Impact on Singapore’s eCommerce Market

Vinculum

It’s been a while since Singapore’s circuit breaker; Singapore has shown immense change in the way the citizens live, business strategies, practically everything has taken a turn. How is Singapore’s eCommerce Market Picking up This 2020?

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The top six 3PL companies in Singapore

TradeGecko

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. JDA is proud to be a part of this initiative and we believe it ushers in a new era of warehousing that will redefine the efficiency, scalability and profitability of warehouse operations around the world. This is not just a new warehouse.

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. JDA is proud to be a part of this initiative and we believe it ushers in a new era of warehousing that will redefine the efficiency, scalability and profitability of warehouse operations around the world. This is not just a new warehouse.

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

EFT

DHL Supply Chain has implemented an integrated supply chain solution for Tetra Pak’s warehouse in Singapore, one of its largest globally. This is the first smart warehouse for DHL in Asia Pacific to deploy the digital twin technology, which involves using digital models to better understand and manage physical assets. Warehouse supervisors can use real-time operational data to make informed decisions to reduce congestion, improve resource planning and allocate workload.

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

NC State SCRC

A recent article in Bloomberg suggests that warehouses are now becoming one of the hottest investments in the market, based on recent moves by the Blackstone Group LP, who are betting $18.7 The rise of Amazon and other e-commerce companies has increased the need for warehouse space by retailers seeking to expand their digital operations and cut delivery times. The deal with Singapore’s GLP Pte , the second-largest owner of U.S.

Amazon vs. Alibaba: A Battle for Southeast Asia

Elementum

By becoming key players in trucking, warehousing, and shipping, Amazon is able to lower its shipping costs, open doors for smaller merchants to publish more products, and allow Chinese and Indian sellers and manufacturers to access Amazon warehouses. 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.

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

BluJay Solutions

Although in many logistics hotspots, such as Rotterdam or Singapore, the lack of potential new distribution centres or warehouse facilities was a long-standing issue due to the density of existing facilities and sheer lack of space for further construction, development of the radius around ports and airports has ground to a halt in recent years. Logistics Logistics (Software) Supply Chain Supply Chain (software) Transportation Management (TMS) Warehousing Management (Software

Digitalisation of Supply Chains: Supply Chain Resilience, Responsiveness and Renewal – LogiSYM August 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

It functions as the base of blu’s operations, housing a technologically-enabled warehouse space, robotically-powered fulfilment systems, and an integrated last mile distribution centre. Taking a digital-first approach.

Crisis is an opportunity for speeding up Digital Transformation to enhance Agility, Resilience and Productivity – LogiSYM September 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Does incoming inventory have a pre-designated place within the warehouse or is it placed randomly? Is data entry manually done at various systems within the warehouse? Is your warehouse systematically organised to help your warehouse personnel with picking and packing of orders? Companies need to switch to smart solutions with respect to inventory, warehousing, logistics and distribution management. This slows down the pace of progress of work in a warehouse.

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

Talking Logistics

HighJump Software Enhances HighJump Warehouse Advantage Express Offering to Meet Increased Demand in SMB Marketplace. Meanwhile, HighJump Software announced that it has updated HighJump Warehouse Advantage Express, its warehouse management system (WMS) specifically designed for small and mid-sized wholesale distribution operations. HighJump Warehouse Advantage Express is built upon the same technology as its tier one HighJump Warehouse Advantage solution.

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

Talking Logistics

Moving on, here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: Amazon to invest in French firm’s technology for self-driving forklifts (Reuters) Warehouses Test a New Breed of AI Robots (WSJ – sub. Robots in the Warehouse. Bottom line: while many companies are taking a “wait and see” approach to some emerging technologies, like blockchain and drones, they are charging ahead with more mature and proven technologies, like robots in the warehouse.

The Urgency To Transform Vietnam Cold Chain Logistics

Abivin

Foreign language proficiency of workers is also weak compared to other countries in the region (Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia,) (9). Having influences from the fastest-growing economies – India and China – and the growth of trade in Indonesia, Vietnam, and Singapore turning them into prospering economic and social centers, the cold-chain industry is considered as a solution to solve food wastage, to develop the warehousing industry and create jobs opportunities. ,To

Disrupting Logistics: 4 Innovative Blockchain Startups to Watch in 2018

Techgistics

FreshTurf FreshTurf based in Singapore, is building a blockchain to manage last mile delivery transactions between retailers, logistics companies, and consumers. Singapore has a nationwide government network of delivery lockers where consumers can pick up their packages ordered online. Blockchain technology will allow all of the entities involved (raw materials, producer, logistics provider, warehouse, retailer etc.) Source: The Daily Dot.

Study Shows Two-Thirds of Companies Yet to Execute Digital Transformation in Supply Chain Planning

ToolsGroup

Our services help clients develop the right supply chain strategy for their business challenges and implement the process and technology solutions to improve Demand/Supply Planning, Procurement and Sourcing, Logistics and Warehousing, and Reverse Logistics business performance. Founded in 2002, Spinnaker has offices in Boston, Columbus, Denver, Houston, Memphis, Pittsburgh, London, and Singapore. PRESS RELEASE.

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

Talking Logistics

These futuristic driverless pods will run on Singapore’s roads by end of the year ( Mashable ). 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. Demand has also taken a hit from persistently high inventories at major retailers, which reduces the need for shippers to restock stores and warehouses.

Reimagine Supply Chain of the Future – agile, resilient, and balanced – LogiSYM July 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Develop methodologies to measure risk for each supply chain node, warehouse, factory, supplier, geography, or transportation node. He has completed formal Executive Leadership management courses at INSEAD, Singapore. Let me start with a quote from a great leader!! When the world changes around you, and when it changes against you, what used to be a tailwind is now a headwind — you need to lean into that and figure out what to do because complaining isn’t a strategy.”.

Multiple Constraints of Route Planning in ASEAN

Abivin

Apart from the 2 leading nations – Singapore and Malaysia, other nations like Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam are also rapidly upgrading their road, rail, maritime and air cargo infrastructure in line with ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) frameworks.

Responding to Disruptive Delivery Models & Rising e-Commerce in APAC

BluJay Solutions

In the last 12 months, we saw the arrival of e-commerce giant Amazon in APAC , as well as Alibaba doubling its investment to US$4 billion in the Singapore-headquartered regional e-commerce firm Lazada Group, as it rivals Amazon in its move to expand aggressively in the region. Additionally, Singapore rolled out its first Smart Post Office that is supported by a self-service area that has 24/7 access, with the aim to offer every customer greater flexibility and efficiency.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

Talking Logistics

Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC) Conference , April 30 – May 3, Fort Worth, TX. eft 3PL Summit and Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum , TBA, Singapore (2016: Dec 6-7). Editor’s Note: This is one of the most popular posts we publish every year: our list of supply chain and logistics events to attend in the coming year. Most of the conferences on our list are in the U.S., although some are in Europe, South America, and Asia.

Podcast: Executive Talent Scout Radu Palamariu on Supply Chain Leadership Skills

Requis

We’ve seen some major investments in warehousing real estate because they see the potential in e-commerce, and they’re consolidating locations because they know micro-fulfillment options will be the next thing needed.

The need to know

EFT

Port of Los Angeles container volumes hit an all-time high in August, as importers restocked warehouses and retailers prepared for the upcoming holiday season, but officials warned that uncontrolled spread of COVID-19 remains an economic threat.

Top 20: The Ultimate Logistics Technology Roundup

Freightos

Companies like GoGoVan or EasyVan in Singapore are leading the charge. Ubiquitous data collection, as goods, supply chain assets and warehouses communicate with each all spell out huge data insights. Real-time access to information in the warehouse can fundamentally change how logistics employees work. Feel like you keep on reading headlines about “ the Uber-ificiation of 3D printed big-data drones “? We know how you feel.

Xiaomi & The Supply Chain Behind the World's Highest Valued Smartphone Startup

Elementum

In fact, in its early stages the only brick-and-mortar buildings that Xiaomi operated were its “e-commerce warehouses”, optimized to handle the fast-moving inventory necessitated by Xiaomi's model. Xiaomi Is (Still) The Tech Startup to Watch.

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Job opening: Global Supply Chain Director at Océ

Supply Chain Movement

Within this organization, you are responsible for global supply chain management activities across geographies (Netherlands, Germany, Canada and Singapore), successfully driving supply chain strategies and policies ensuring availability and on time delivery of products (print systems, parts, and OEM) to customers. You lead and manage customer service, forecasting, production planning, inventory control, warehousing, transportation, and other functions as required.

Xiaomi & The Supply Chain Behind the World's Highest Valued Smartphone Startup

Elementum

In fact, in its early stages the only brick-and-mortar buildings that Xiaomi operated were its “e-commerce warehouses”, optimized to handle the fast-moving inventory necessitated by Xiaomi's model. Xiaomi Is (Still) The Tech Startup to Watch.

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KPI Key Performance Indicators in Supply Chain & Logistics

Logistics Bureau

Warehousing. Of course, the difference between KPIs and metrics will vary at different levels of your organisation, so for example, while a metric recording “receiving accuracy” in a warehouse would certainly be a KPI for a warehouse manager, it would be completely extraneous as an executive-level KPI. Supply Chain KPIs are Essential – The Right Ones! The information on this page WILL help you get it right.

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Takeaways from the 2018 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference

Kinaxis

While observing that US and Israel are lagging several other countries such as Singapore and South Korea in standardized tests, he attributed the innovation of US and Israel to the high self-esteem of the students, fostering entrepreneurial spirit. This will call for partnerships with service providers, enabling the ‘Uberization of transportation’ and warehousing. by Dr. Madhav Durbha Supply chain insights from leading industry experts.

Why Inventory Revaluation Is Your Next Important Task

Unleashed

This way, you can move a high volume of items quickly and get that dead stock out of the warehouse. Ahead of the month-long closure of non-essential businesses, the restaurants donated nearly 15,000kg of perishable food products to The Food Bank Singapore.

The India supply chain revolution

Supply Chain Movement

billion USD in investments have poured into India for improving warehousing facilities and technology in the hopes that tax reform will lead to larger regional and national warehouses. For example, Singapore has become a prominent hub due to its trade agreements in the region. ADJUSTING TO A NEW TAX REGIME. India is on the cusp of a supply chain transformation that may end up being nothing short of a major game changer.

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

Talking Logistics

As reported in the Wall Street Journal yesterday, it appears that “Amazon’s robot army is finally falling into place,” with deployments at warehouses in California, Kentucky, Texas, and others. Here are some interesting details from the article: At a 1.2-million-square-foot warehouse in Tracy, Calif., warehouses, it can guarantee same-day or overnight delivery for more products to more customers. . I’m guessing it’s summer.

Xiaomi & The Supply Chain Behind the World's Highest Valued Smartphone Startup

Elementum

In fact, in its early stages the only brick-and-mortar buildings that Xiaomi operated were its “e-commerce warehouses”, optimized to handle the fast-moving inventory necessitated by Xiaomi's model. Xiaomi's devices became notorious in Asia for selling out within hours of availability; in 2014, the company’s Singapore release of the Mi3 sold out in just 2 minutes. Xiaomi Is (Still) The Tech Startup to Watch.

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Top 6 Wholesale Distribution Trends for 2019

EMERGE App

Less affected are Singapore, South Korea, and Thailand. These include the Philippines, Cambodia, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand. Multiple warehouse locations, to ship orders from locations closest to your customer, are built in. Introduction. Soon we shall bid adieu yet another year and sing about not forgetting old acquaintances.

Talent development essential for supply chain leaders

Supply Chain Movement

Managing factories and warehouses with a lot of employees demands leadership skills focused on routine, whereas connecting departments and supply chain partners actually requires creativity. Singapore. Recruiting raw talent is ‘extremely challenging’. Supply chain leaders have gained an ever-stronger position in the world of business over recent years.