How Would a Hard Brexit Impact UK/EU Trade?


On 23 June 2016, the citizens of the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. This is formally named the “United Kingdom European Union membership referendum,” but is more commonly referred to as Brexit, a portmanteau of “British” and “exit”.

Complex costs of transportation

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To anticipate and respond to high customer demand, a modern Transportation Management System (TMS) needs to optimize inventory allocation. Deviations that occur during transportation execution are not necessarily approved immediately. Tanzania, United Republic of. United Kingdom.

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Brexit: A Last Mile Checklist for Transportation Leaders


As Brexit — the United Kingdom’s impending departure from the European Union — looms […]. The post Brexit: A Last Mile Checklist for Transportation Leaders appeared first on Convey.

Hard Lessons from a Hard Brexit Landing

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The United Kingdom’s tortuous withdrawal from the European Union appears to be headed for a hard landing. Instead of leaving the EU in an orderly fashion, the country could be unceremoniously dumped outside the door without an agreement.

There’s Blood in the Supply Chain


The National Health Service (NHS), the world’s largest health care organization, has implemented a new supply chain planning system for managing the United Kingdom’s blood supply. This week’s posting is actually a video rather than a written blog.

From the First Message to the Last Mile, BluJay’s Latest Software Releases Improve Complex Logistics and Global Trade Operations

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of its transportation, distribution, and compliance software applications. BluJay’s Transportation Management for Shippers now offers a Client Portal, which allows clients of BluJay shippers to create orders and track their shipments. which includes new capabilities in the Warehouse Management, Cross Dock, and Transportation Management components of the platform.

Off to a Healthy Start, Logistics M&A Activity Could be on Hold

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On Monday of last week, XPO Logistics announced that it would acquire the majority of the United Kingdom-based contract logistics operations of Kuehne + Nagel, including its 75 facilities and customer base. by Amy Wunderlin .

This Week in Logistics News (April 27 – May 1, 2015)

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New Capabilities from JDA Create Transportation Resiliency – Enabling Shippers to Balance Service and Cost Pressures. Latest Versions of SAP® Transportation Management, SAP Extended Warehouse Management and SAP Event Management Now Available.

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


On October 2nd, the United States Trade Representative (USTR) announced , “The U.S. These products are subject to a 10% duty rate increase: Section 1: New airplanes or other aircrafts from France, Germany, Spain or the United Kingdom. Transatlantic Trade Update: The U.S.

Checklist: Logistics challenges in China

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trillion economy that was the world’s sixth largest, trailing the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom and France. 15 questions about Chinese supply chains.

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This Week in Logistics News (May 4-8, 2015)

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According to the press release: Borderfree provides cross-border ecommerce solutions through a proprietary technology and services platform that enables retailers in the United States and United Kingdom to transact with consumers around the world.

Golden Results in the Supply Chain


Carbon footprint: to continue to optimize our business, we obviously rely on state-of-the-art IT systems to study all the possibilities for optimizing transport. LPR operates in several European countries, including Benelux, France, Spain, Portugal and the United Kingdom.

Mind Map for Order Management 2.0

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Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands. Global competition is forcing companies to optimally manage the orders they have scored.

Most desirable logistics location of Europe in 2018

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The market study by VerkehrsRundschau (a leading German magazine with a website about transport and logistics) assessed the attractiveness of the countries close to Germany as a base for logistics activities. Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom.

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Logistics Responses to Europe’s Migrant Crisis


So far, we’ve found that the expected fallout in terms of higher transportation prices and operational disruptions has been relatively muted. million trucks in both directions between France and the United Kingdom last year.

Reducing Food Waste


trillion per year, about the same as the 2016 GDP of the United Kingdom. Initiatives include establishing efficient storage and transport systems for produce and training farmers on good harvest practices.

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Arkieva Customer Spotlight: AkzoNobel Strengthens Position as The Leading Global Supplier in Coil Coatings


BASF’s Global Industrial Coatings business supplies a range of products for industries including construction, domestic appliances, wind energy and commercial transport.

Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

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Goods have to be transported across the globe and across the neighbourhood. Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands.

How COVID-19 is Battering Australia’s Imports and Exports

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percent of the total, followed by the United States, at 8.8 United States, $21.774 billion – partner share 19.92 United Kingdom, $ 6.374 billion – partner share 5.83 United States, $34.9 United States, $ 48.8

Reducing Food Waste


trillion per year, about the same as the 2016 GDP of the United Kingdom. Initiatives include establishing efficient storage and transport systems for produce and training farmers on good harvest practices. One-third of edible food worldwide goes to waste, amounting to about 1.3

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Giants of the seas: Planning for the world’s largest container ships

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The CSCL Globe on her maiden voyage, arriving at Felixstowe, United Kingdom. Transport & Logistics Image credit: Keith Skipper ( Flickr ) / CC BY-SA 2.0.

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This Week in Logistics News (December 3-7, 2018)

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While you think about it (the answer is posted below), here’s the supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention this week: project44 Acquires GateHouse Logistics, Creating World’s Most Comprehensive Global Transportation Visibility Platform.

[INFOGRAPHIC] The 7 Benefits of Made in USA Driven by Reshoring Movement, Technology, and Better Transportation Costs


offers lower labor, natural gas and electricity costs than some other developed countries in Europe and Asia, including the United Kingdom, Germany, France and Japan. Manufacturing reshoring Transportation benefits of made in usa

Is Logistics Outsourcing Right for Your Company?

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Skilled employees apply deep knowledge of market conditions and proven processes to solve transportation problems. From local truck transportation to global supply chain management systems, from produce sourcing to consulting based on practical experience to outsourcing, C.H.

What Brexit means for the Global Supply Chain


turnout, the highest in a United Kingdom-wide vote since the 1992 general election. On Friday, shares of transportation and logistics companies slumped in trading on world markets.

XPO Logistics (XPO) to Acquire Con-way (CNW)

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XPO will also capitalize on synergies from the combination with Con-way’s managed transportation, truckload and freight brokerage businesses. In Europe, XPO has leading LTL positions in the United Kingdom, France, Spain and Portugal. • GREENWICH, Conn. and ANN ARBOR, Mich.

Extreme Global Weather Set to Continue – What’s the Supply Chain Impact (Part 1)?

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Stay up to date on industry software tools such as Freight Forwarding (Software) , Logistics (Software) , Supply Chain (software) , Transport Management (Software) , Warehousing Management (Software) , Compliance (Software) and Visibility (Software).

Is the US Grounded in the Race to Develop Drone Delivery?

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Australia is one of the leaders, and it is notable that Amazon has carried out much of its initial development work in the United Kingdom. Companies that want to test aerial drones in the United States have to provide proprietary data if they use designated test sites, and this can be a deterrent. For more information contact Nancy Martin at: Filed under: Transportation. Transportation

Coronavirus Highlights Fragility of Global Supply Networks


The ease with which the virus can be spread, even by people who have never been to China, let alone Wuhan, was highlighted by a case in the United Kingdom. million units.

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Demand-Driven Transformation at Shell

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Located in the United Kingdom (UK), he has more than twelve years of experience in progressive roles driving demand-drive projects for their global supply chain. Nick Lynch is the Global Excellence Manager at Shell Lubricants, a division of Shell Global.

This Week in Logistics News (July 14-18, 2014)

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We are a transportation company – we are not law enforcement. This case raises an interesting question, which FedEx brings up in its statement: What responsibility, if any, do transportation companies have in ensuring the legality of what’s inside the boxes it transports?

Strategic moves among logistics providers

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Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands. Fourth release of 3PL Subway Map Europe.

Mindmap for Supply Chain Execution 24/7

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Tanzania, United Republic of. United Arab Emirates. United Kingdom. United States. United States Minor Outlying Islands. Customers are becoming more demanding all the time: they increasingly expect personalised offers, available globally and round the clock.

GrandVision: “We are changing completely as we become demand driven”

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Many of these stores are recognised under banners such as Apollo-Optik in Germany, Générale d’Optique and GrandOptical in France, Pearle in the Netherlands, Belgium and Austria and Vision Express in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Poland, Hungary, the Middle East and India to name just a few.

BluJay Solutions Accelerates Supply Chain Efficiency for Customers with Updates to its Global Trade Network Platform

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BluJay’s latest update delivers full multimodal transportation support, with extended customs management and mobile capabilities designed to help companies streamline their global supply chain management. Transportation Management – BluJay’s Transportation Management offers full multimodal support in one solution – truckload, LTL, ocean, parcel, rail and now air – for freight moves around the globe. BluJay extends this carrier tool beyond transportation to Yard Management.