It’s Turkey Time!


Well, for us folks up here in the Great White North, aka Canada, Thanksgiving will be gloriously celebrated on October 12 with family, fond memories, and in my case, a turkey dinner with all the fixings. And my oh my how I do love my turkey! But seeing as this is a blog about supply chain, and not about my preferred poultry, I thought I’d take a look at what goes into getting those millions of pounds of turkey from the farm to the table. The post It’s Turkey Time!

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Talking Turkey for Thanksgiving

Enterra Insights

Contractor ( @FarokGlobalBiz ), a Distinguished Professor of Management & Global Business at Rutgers University, we can thank the global supply chain for many of the food items we will consume — including the turkey. And the turkey on Thanksgiving tables may not be a bird native to the U.S. Europeans confused this bird with the guinea hen (an African fowl) that had been imported via Ottoman Turkey. ” In the past, Cunnane notes, turkeys have been big business.

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The Turkey Day Supply Chain in 2020


Regardless of any changes in plans, there’s one thing that will be at the center of most families’ tables – turkey. The post The Turkey Day Supply Chain in 2020 appeared first on Kuebix. Blog Food and Beverage Holiday Grocery kuebix Supply Chain Thanksgiving TMS Turkey

Doing Business in Turkey


Turkey was founded in 1923 from the remains of the Ottoman Empire, and it adopted many social, legal and political reforms. Since its founding, Turkey has dealt with instability and military coups, although each time, the country returns to democracy. Manufacturing in Turkey.

How supply chains can mitigate the turkey shortage for Brits this Christmas

IT Supply Chain

The post How supply chains can mitigate the turkey shortage for Brits this Christmas appeared first on IT Supply Chain. By Stijn-Pieter van Houten (pictured). VP Industry Solutions, o9 Solutions.

Turkey Logistics: The Thanksgiving Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, a time for family, friends, and turkey. Lots of turkey. Just how much turkey? According to the National Turkey Federation, over 730 million pounds of turkey will be consumed in the United States during Thanksgiving. Given that the average weight of a Thanksgiving turkey is 16 pounds, that is about 45 million […].

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The US Turkey Trot: Turkey Supply & Demand Balancing

Logistics Viewpoints

Last Thanksgiving, my colleague Chris Cunnane wrote a holiday post titled Turkey Logistics: The Thanksgiving Supply Chain that discussed the aggregate demand fueled by America’s voracious appetite for turkey. As he stated in that article, about 730 million pounds of turkey is consumed by Americans over the Thanksgiving holiday, of which about 90 percent are frozen turkeys that are bred, slaughtered, and frozen year round.

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Sage Advice? Only for Turkeys.

Supply Chain Shaman

Here I want to question some of it, because as a cook, I believe that sage is a best fit for turkeys, and I don’t believe I am surrounded by turkeys. This week, I am grounded due to weather. So, I am spending my time writing. Music is blaring, my toe is tapping, and I am hard at work on what I love. I enjoy writing research. I am currently writing an article on supply chain excellence.

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Integrated Supply Chain 2015 – Turkey

Supply Chain Movement

Integrated Supply Chain – Turkey. After the successful launch of ‘ISC’ Turkey 2014, ‘ISC’ Turkey 2015 will focus on examining the challenges behind the alignment of partners and processes, and will discuss how: Improving Supplier Relationship Management can improve Customer loyalty. Events Hilton Bomonti Integrated Supply Chain inventory reduction Istanbul supplier relationship management supply chain Turkey Value chain excellence Date: 28-29 April 2015.

Integrated Supply Chain – Turkey – 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Integrated Supply Chain – Turkey. 2015 has been a tough year for Turkey both economically and politically. At ‘ISC’ Turkey 2016 now in its third year, we will be discussing all these issues, as well as how delegates will learn how to: Handle this new world of multi-channel demand signals. Date: 4-5 May 2016. Venue: Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel (TR). Organisation: Integrated Supply Chain. URL:

Time for Food & Beverage Companies to Talk Turkey Over Sustainability


Perhaps it’s little consolation, but the food and beverage (F&B) sector came through the pandemic – more accurately, the first 18 months of the pandemic – in better financial shape than many industries. We’re not for a moment downplaying the severity of COVID’s impact.

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Looking Back at the Thanksgiving Supply Chain: How Turkeys Were Delivered to Millions of Americans


What would Thanksgiving be without any fresh food and turkeys? If there is a special acknowledgement, it should definitely go to the field agents who delivered turkeys and fresh food before that special day. The turkey supply chain. A typical turkey supply chain.

Sharing Dutch supply chain knowledge in Turkey

Supply Chain Movement

With 80 million inhabitants and strategically located, Turkey is regarded as a very interesting market by the organising partners. For the second consecutive year, the two-day event included an awards ceremony to recognise Turkey’s most influential supply chain professionals. The third International Supply Chain Summit Istanbul revolved around the theme of supply chain collaboration and building bridges between Europe and Asia.

Turkey’s leading online retailer Hepsiburada wants own delivery network

Supply Chain Movement

Turkey’s leading online retailer wants own delivery network. Turkey’s largest and leading player in e-commerce Hepsiburada – 600,000 SKUs and 26 million monthly customer visits – is executing a business plan to prepare for the next growth phase. E-commerce in Turkey is growing rapidly. Since the mid-2000s online sales have been growing 25% annually in Turkey and has been outperforming the market with 50% annual growth rate, says Saatcioglu.

Supply Chain Weekly Wrap-Up 11/11/2022-11/18/2022

All Things Supply Chain

Ukraine says Grain Deal will be Extended Following a United Nations brokered deal, to allow exports of Ukrainian grain from the Black Sea, is set to be extended by a… General Weekly wrap-up amazing supply chain amazon china electric vehicles robotics shipping trade turkey Ukraine United Nations USA volvo warehouse automation

There May Be Enough Turkeys for Thanksgiving, But at a Price

Supply Chain Brain

The cost of a traditional Thanksgiving Day feast has risen 14% this year, while the bird’s price tag has jumped 24

The 2020 Thanksgiving Logistics Shake-Up

Logistics Viewpoints

The turkey supply chain remains a complex balancing act between supply and demand, especially at the fresh turkey level. For those that enjoy a Black Friday deal after a day of turkey, this will be a different year as well.

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Logistics Behind Thanksgiving Turkey

Clear Spider

After all, a successful turkey day blossoms out of thoughtful planning. The post Logistics Behind Thanksgiving Turkey appeared first on [link]. Logistics management Thanksgiving TurkeyThanksgiving is the time families gather around the table and share delicious home-cooked meals.

Türkiye’yi öne ç?karma- Driving Turkey forward

Supply Chain Movement

He also has responsibility for the ongoing development of the supply chain function and for building and maintaining relationships with the commercial and industrial pillars of the organisation.Furthermore, he plays a vital role in the relationship between the supply chain organisation in Bursa, Turkey and the wider Fiat Chrysler Group of which Tofa? has been producing automotive vehicles in Bursa, Turkey since 1971, after having been founded by Vehbi Koç in 1968.

Track That Turkey


turkey brands served up additional details about the origins of their products thanks to the support of blockchain and other technologies Consumers have increasing appetites for knowledge about where their food comes from. This Thanksgiving, major U.S.

It’s Time To Celebrate Thanksgiving And The Turkey Supply Chain

Gravity Supply Chain

Thanksgiving is a time for food, drink, family, relaxation, and shopping, so supply chains must become outward-facing to keep up with customer expectations. Leave a Reply [contact-form-7]. Articles

The 2020 Thanksgiving Logistics Shake-Up

Logistics Viewpoints

The number one item for Thanksgiving is the turkey. The US National Turkey Federation states that nearly 90 percent of Americans will eat turkey on Thanksgiving Day. That equates to over 50 million turkeys served on one day. The real question is what kind of turkey to buy.

Using Blockchain on Turkeys


Yesterday was Thanksgiving in the United States, and to celebrate many families around the country enjoyed a feast, which almost certainly included turkey

Thanksgiving Supply Chain News: Online Grocery Surge, Tracking Turkey, and Cranberry Tariffs


We lead off with a report on online grocery shopping trends and new fulfillment technology investments, a Turkey traceability initiative using blockchain, and the impact of tariffs on cranberry and turkey prices. According to the survey , consumers are still planning to buy their turkeys and pies at local retailers, but a surprising number of other Thanksgiving staples will be purchased online. Know Your Turkey Better With Blockchain.

Minnesota turkeys are stuffing outbound trucks

DAT Solutions

The Land of a Thousand Lakes is also the number-one state for turkey production, by a wide margin. So it's no big surprise that the Minneapolis market area was also the land of a thousand loads (per day) in the first half of November, as fresh turkeys got stuffed into temp-controlled trailers during the run-up to Thanksgiving. Top 8 states for turkey production. Americans consumed more than 244 million turkeys last year, which amounts to 5.3

Dil?at Uyguroglu:“Supply chain plays a huge role in sustainability agenda”

Supply Chain Movement

Unilever’s corporate vision – “to double the size of the business, whilst reducing our environmental footprint and increasing our positive social impact” – is top of mind, bordering on evangelical, for the company’s supply chain in Turkey. at Uyguroglu is responsible for logistics and customer service operations of the company’s 30 brands in Turkey and Central Asia where there are eight factories, including one of the world’s largest ice-cream factories.

Business boundaries in supply chains

Supply Chain Movement

Some Dutch tomato growers are working around the sanctions by exporting to Russia via Turkey. They ship their tomatoes in plain boxes to Turkey, where the packages are labelled ‘Made in Turkey’ and then sent on to Russia without a hitch. I realised then that I would need to print our magazine locally in Turkey in order to ensure distribution there. The European economy is finally growing again, albeit only slightly and still very tentatively.

Market Monitor of Turkish domestic logistics market

Supply Chain Movement

The heydays of 2009 to 2011 may be over but Turkey is still a very attractive market for European manufacturers. Although exports are increasing, Turkey remains a net importing country specifically for energy, high tech, industrial and consumer goods. The oil price fluctuations are heavily impacting logistics costs in Turkey. Reports 3PL distribution DSV Solutions economy Istanbul Loder logistics logistics service providers Outsourcing supply chain transport Turkey

International Supply Chain Summit Istanbul 26 September 2013

Supply Chain Movement

The OECD estimates that Turkey will be the third fastest-growing country in the world by 2017, before surpassing India to become number two behind China. Combined with the youngest and fastest-growing population in Europe, such economic vibrancy leaves Turkey well-placed to play an increasingly prominent role in the global marketplace. Agenda includes: • The latest economic developments and outlook for Turkey, presented by Selim Çak?r,


Supply Chain Movement

After seeking advice from a number of Turkish supply chain directors we decided to publish the magazine in English, because supply chain management is so internationally oriented and most managers in Turkey can speak and understand English reasonably well. Additionally, we are now bringing to Turkey the Supply Chain Professional Award, which we have been organising in The Netherlands for the past eight years. Ben Türkçe ö?reniyorum. reniyorum. I’m currently learning Turkish.

Online retailer Hepsiburada wants own delivery network

Supply Chain Movement

Turkey’s leading online retailer wants own delivery network. Turkey’s largest and leading player in e-commerce Hepsiburada – 600,000 SKUs and 26 million monthly customer visits – is executing a business plan to prepare for the next growth phase. E-commerce in Turkey is growing rapidly. Since the mid-2000s online sales have been growing 25% annually in Turkey and has been outperforming the market with 50% annual growth rate, says Saatcioglu.

Online grocery retailer selects new home delivery solution

Supply Chain Movement

” LA Software Group, a Descartes United by Design partner in Turkey, will lead the implementation process at Cases Aslanoba Gida dairy Descartes fresh food grocery Hakan Dogru home delivery implementation itsubwaymap LA Software Group meat online optimization retail software Turkey

International Supply Chain Summit Istanbul – 2015

Supply Chain Movement

Events 3D printing DSV global supply chains International Supply Chain Summit Istanbul Internet of Things iscsi Istanbul kalamis marina hotel Loder Ortec redesign Slimstock Supply chain collaboration Supply Chain Media Supply Chain Visibility Turkey wyndham Wyndham Grand Istanbul Kalamis Marina Hotel 3rd International Supply Chain Summit Istanbul. Date: September 16-17, 2015. Venue: Wyndham Grand Istanbul Kalamis Marina Hotel‎.

Logitrans 2014

Supply Chain Movement

For the first time ever, the largest exhibition for transport and logistics in Turkey will open its gates from Wednesday through Friday this year. Events brochure countries pavilions EKO MMI Fair event Exhibit Expo Center Istanbul Logitrans Turkey Logitrans 2014. Date: 19-21 November 2014. Venue: Istanbul Expo Center 9 -10 Hall. Organisation: EKO MMI FAIR LTD. URL: english. Logitrans 2014 – new running time.

The Logistics & Supply Chain of Thanksgiving


The turkey is out of the oven. per pound for turkey might seem like an expense, but that cost and bird reflects more about the supply chain’s functions than you realize. The Thanksgiving Turkey’s Plight. Frozen turkeys make up 90 percent of Thanksgiving sales, explains Chris Cunnane of Logistics Viewpoints. Turkeys are bred, slaughtered and frozen. The remaining 10 percent of turkeys sold are fresh, meaning they are never frozen.

Tarik Toprak: “Growth brings its own challenges.”

Supply Chain Movement

Last year Turkey contributed Euro120 million to the Group’s Euros 8 billion turnover. Tarik Toprak, supply chain manager for the Ferrero Group Turkey, explains the challenges of starting-up a new factory, doing business in a non-EU country and maintaining the mission of producing high quality, fresh products while upholding the company’s social and environmental values. Ferrero set up activities in Turkey four years ago and volume has been growing at a steady 20-25% per year.

It’s Time to Talk Turkey (About Fulfillment Pricing)

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

There are some recipes – like the content of your Aunt Ethel’s Thanksgiving stuffing – you’re probably better off not knowing. By contrast, there are others you can’t afford to ignore, especially if your company wants to be fiscally fit. I’m thinking, in particular, of the combination that drives most fulfillment pricing

Turkey seeks stronger ties with the Middle East

Logistics Middle East

Consul General of Turkey visited Jafza in Dubai for trade talks

The Holidays and The Logistics Crunch: It’s all about the Planning & a Fun Comparison of Logistics & A Successful Turkey Day!


I can remember one year when I failed to check that the turkey had thawed. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post The Holidays and The Logistics Crunch: It’s all about the Planning & a Fun Comparison of Logistics & A Successful Turkey Day! Have you started planning your Thanksgiving meal yet?

Thanksgiving 2015

Enterra Insights

A majority of Thanksgiving tables this year are likely to find turkey being served as the main protein; but, the … Continued. The post Thanksgiving 2015 appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Miscellaneous Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelis Supply Chain Thanksgiving

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