Dealing with the Climate in Your Thailand Warehouse Design

Logistics Bureau

In general, design considerations for warehouses in Thailand differ little from anywhere else in the world. For example, while not unique to this country, issues such as heat and high humidity must be allowed for in many aspects supply chain operation in Thailand, warehouse design included. Either way, for warehouses in Thailand that house largely manual operations, adding some form of climate control will make a marked difference to productivity.

Thailand Ecommerce Logistics for ASEAN Enterprises: Should You Go Local?

Logistics Bureau

The ecommerce market in Thailand has never been healthier and all the signs indicate huge potential for growth in the next few years. With the Thai government’s Thailand 4.0 Statistic: By 2022, Thailand’s ecommerce market is expected to be worth around $5.8 That said though, there are some generic pros and cons of local versus cross-border strategies for ecommerce logistics in Thailand. Relative simplicity compared to starting a new operation within Thailand.

Should You Move Manufacturing From China to Thailand?

Insights Solutions Global

So why do these companies ultimately choose Thailand? Is Thailand a place that irreplaceable? The post Should You Move Manufacturing From China to Thailand? It is true that the cost of investing in China is increasing, and it is a reasonable practice for companies to withdraw from the Chinese market. appeared first on Insight Solutions Global. Insight

Innovative Approaches to Supply Chain Risk

Kinaxis

This scenario played out for thousands of companies after the Japan earthquake, the Thailand floods and numerous other smaller scale disasters. Inventory management Supply chain risk management IBM Japan Natural disaster Risk management Supply chain Taiwan Thailand

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Thailand Distribution Network Design: Should You Optimise or Wait?

Logistics Bureau

Big changes are on the cards for Thailand’s transportation infrastructure, assuming the government’s plans to upgrade road and rail networks between now and 2022 come to fruition. No doubt if you rely on a distribution network to supply customers in Thailand, you have been keeping an interested eye on developments, as at some point, they may provide opportunities to reduce logistics costs for your business. Statistic: Thailand’s planned infrastructure upgrade is worth US$25.2

Thailand and Philippines set to boost Jafza investment

Logistics Middle East

Business delegates from Thailand and the Philippines set to boost Jafza investment

Elephant in the Room: Thoughts on Metrics That Matter in Semiconductor and Hard Disk Drives

Kinaxis

Reliance on suppliers beyond the US borders has extended the length of the supply chain, and opened it up to significantly more risk, as demonstrated by the impact of the Thailand flooding on both the Semiconductor and HDD segments. by CJ Wehlage.

Thailand Courts Foreign Investment, While Leadership Questions Remain

Supply Chain Brain

Those were among the phrases that officials voiced at a recent seminar in Bangkok organized by the Thailand Board of Investment (BOI). Thailand’s rulers, led by Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha, are waging an all-out campaign to attract foreign investment to the country’s infrastructure and industrial sectors. It’s part of a wildly ambitious plan to supercharge the economy and transform Thailand into a major, modernized force in Southeast Asia over the next 20 years.

Mountains and the Supply Chain

Logistics Bureau

Details and Booking Thailand: Supply Chain Performance Seminars (Bangkok) . Details and Booking Australia: Supply Chain Performance Seminars (Sydney and Melbourne) . Best Regards, Rob O’Byrne. Email: robyrne@logisticsbureau.com. Phone: +61 417 417 307.

Don’t risk falling behind: 3 things you can do to start mastering analytics

AIMMS

PTT , Thailand’s largest oil and gas company, leveraged analytics for network optimization using an AIMMS App. In today’s business environment, you can’t remain competitive without mastering analytics.

The Cost to Serve Bangkok Customers… And Why it Matters

Logistics Bureau

In this short article, I’m going to explain why not knowing the cost to serve (CTS) is a mistake that could be limiting the profitability of your business operations in Thailand. You see, the costs you incur in running your supply chain make up a significant part of your overall business expenses, and in Thailand, there are plenty of logistics challenges that, left unaddressed, may be costing more than you realise. Thailand Cost to Serve Analysis: What it Can Reveal.

Global Logistics—January 2016

Inbound Logistics

sign liberalized air transport deal; global manufacturers shift production to Bangladesh, Thailand, Korea and Vietnam

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Airline tells staff to treat dolls like real passengers

Logistics Middle East

A subsidiary of Thailand?s s national carrier instructs flight crew to treat passenger?s s dolls in the same way they would real people

Selecting a 3PL – 8 Things the Great 3PLs Do

The Logistics of Logistics

Joe has successfully launched cars in China and Thailand. Click to register for this free webinar: Selecting a 3PL: 8 Things the Great 3PLs Do (Wednesday, February 12, 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm). Companies with logistics needs are increasingly using 3rd party logistics providers (3PLs). Contracting with a 3PL is a great choice as long as you pick the right 3PL. The right 3PL can save your company money, improve service and generally make life easier.

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How to identify and avoid deforestation in your supply chain

Provenance

Countries that have shown significant deforestation over the last couple of decades include Brazil, Indonesia, Thailand, the Democratic Republic of Congo and other parts of sub-saharan Africa, as well as parts of Eastern Europe.

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What happens after you toss a recyclable plastic container in the recycle bin?

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Since China banned the import of plastic waste (except the cleanest plastics) in late 2017, America has been shipping its plastic waste to other countries including: Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Turkey, etc. . Christopher Tang. .

Bristlecone Flash – February 2019

Bristlecone

In the past three months alone, we’ve worked with clients in dozens of countries – USA, UK, India, Thailand, Romania, Vietnam, China, Malaysia, Canada, Germany, UAE, Taiwan, Indonesia and many more. AMERICAN CORPORATE APPAREL COMPANY SELECTS BRISTLECONE.

7 Guidelines to Achieving Growth Through Globalization

The Network Effect

Key e-commerce emerging markets include: Malaysia, UAE, Thailand, Chile, Peru, Columbia, and South Africa. Nicolas A. Tonelli/Flickr. Global headlines anticipating growth through globalization are plentiful.

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.

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

DELMIA Quintiq

In fact, with the addition of the high-speed freight link from Kunming (China) to the ports of Malaysia and Thailand, the existing ports in the Malay Peninsula will eventually replace Singapore as the ‘must stop and tranship here’ place.

ModusLink takes EICC leadership role

ModusLink Corporation

To date, the EICC Facility Recognition Program has recognized 10 global sites including facilities in the US, Mexico, the UK, Thailand, the Philippines, Hungary and Malaysia. I’ve written before on our company’s work with the EICC.

Logistics Bureau signs formal MOU with Thai University

Logistics Bureau

Rob O’Byrne, who lives part of the year in Bangkok remarked “ that Supply Chain and Logistics capability provided a solid foundation for business success in all regions of the World and he looked forward to contributing to the future success of Supply Chain Management in Thailand”.

3 Compelling Reasons to Start Using Prescriptive Analytics

AIMMS

PTT , the largest oil and gas company in Thailand, is a good example.The company was using a solution for global supply chain planning but they found this solution too restrictive.

What do I need to do to get a drink around here?

DELMIA Quintiq

It is very different in the south and the north of Thailand. How Asia challenges beverage supply chains. If you aren’t familiar with Asia, the unique complexities it piles onto your beverage supply chain are hard to see.

Forced Labor in Seafood Supply Chains

EcoVadis

Western multinationals linked to these practices through their supply chains into damage control and Western governments responded by imposing trade sanctions on Thailand. Thailand, the target of much of the attention in Southeast Asia, is the third largest seafood exporter in the world.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

Supply Chain Movement

Thailand. The Netherlands is the best region for a logistics base according to the ‘VerkehrsRundschau Markenstudie ImageRanking’.

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China’s first commercial self-driving trucks begin operations

EFT

Deppon Express is a leading logistics company in China, with operations in Korea, Japan, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, and Vietnam. China Post and Deppon Express have begun autonomous package delivery services with the first self-driving vehicles to be put into daily commercial use in China.

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What you should know about ASEAN Last Mile Delivery

Abivin

Thailand government aims to expand on rail transport and cross-border infrastructure planning. of GDP in 2016, higher than those of China, Thailand and Japan.

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Global Logistics and Trade Programs: An Update on GSP and C-TPAT

TMC

trade preference program—was established by the Trade Act of 1974 to promote economic development by eliminating duties on thousands of products imported from one of the 129 designated beneficiary countries and territories, including India, Thailand, and Indonesia.

Global Logistics and Trade Programs: An Update on GSP and C-TPAT

TMC

trade preference program—was established by the Trade Act of 1974 to promote economic development by eliminating duties on thousands of products imported from one of the 129 designated beneficiary countries and territories, including India, Thailand, and Indonesia.

Why Commercial Drone Is NOT the Future of Supply Chain

Supply Chain Opz

For your information, a motorcycle delivery is a way of life in Bangkok, Thailand. Since the early December 2013, Amazon Prime Air, a program which aims to utilize a whole fleet of drones to make a delivery within 30 minutes, has been capturing the news headlines.

A Chocolate Addict’s Plea: Know Your Supply Chain Risks!

Kinaxis

My colleague John Westerveld has previously written about the subject of supply chain risk, outlining how massive flooding in Thailand in 2011 had a large-scale impact on the manufacturing of hard drives. by Alexa Cheater Hi, my name is Alexa and I am a chocoholic.

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Experts Suggest How to Slash Supply Chain Risk Properly

Supply Chain Opz

This is how Western digital managed to restore its operations after the flood in Thailand much sooner than its competitors. - Developing supply chain risk mitigation strategy can be a time consuming task. To tackle risks timely, we invite experts to explain what strategy really works.

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Spotlight on Ocean Shipping in The Transpacific Eastbound Lane

CH Robinson Transportfolio

A few have already started importing from Thailand, Vietnam, and India instead of China. In a typical year, shipping by air and ocean follows a fairly predictable pattern of peak and slow times.

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Slavery and Supply Chain Transparency

Enterra Insights

To underscore that point, Clare Leschin-Hoar reports, “A new report confirms forced labor and human rights abuses remain embedded in Thailand’s fishing industry, years after global media outlets first documented the practice. and European countries that purchase much of Thailand’s seafood exports. 4] “ Responsible Sourcing of Seafood – Thailand Action plan 2015-2016.

Checklist for working capital management

Supply Chain Movement

Thailand. 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.

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

Talking Logistics

I’m guessing it’s summer. My father stands barechested in front of me, but he’s still wearing his work pants, and he looks a bit sweaty, his hair (what’s left of it) is slicked back, and he’s all animated about something. “I