Brexit: Will the United Kingdom be Able to Feed Itself?

Supply Chain 24/7

For the UK, currently facing the very real prospect of a hard or no deal Brexit, complications in trading with the EU and other countries, coupled with vastly increased customs processing times, could lead to significant food and medicine shortages

How Would a Hard Brexit Impact UK/EU Trade?

QAD

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”. Examples of these codes include the WTO’s Harmonized System (HS); the EU codes from TARIC, the integrated Tariff of the European Union; and the Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) of the United States.

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My Busy day at the Richmond Supply Chain Forum

DynaSys

Culture Featured DDMRP Delos Partnership Demand Planner Demand Planning DynaSys Event Forecasting Forum Gary Shaw IBP Integrated Business Planning Katherine Mills Machine Learning Mind reader QAD QAD DynaSys Quickstart IBP Richmond Richmond Supply Chain Forum Supply Chain UK United KingdomLast week QAD DynaSys attended the Richmond Supply Chain Forum held at the Belfry Hotel & Resort in Sutton Coldfield, UK.

Supply Chain Weekly Wrap-Up 10/02/2020 – 10/08/2020

All Things Supply Chain

Supply Chain Weekly Wrap-Up 09/11/2020 – 09/17/2020

All Things Supply Chain

UK strikes post-Brexit trade agreement with Japan The United Kingdom has announced a $19.5 billion deal with Japan which will take effect on January 1st, 2021. The deal aims to… General Supply Chain News Weekly wrap-up

Unleashed Heads to Glasgow for Brewers Lecture

Unleashed

Company News beer brewing breweries brewery inventory management craft brewery GB inventory management inventory management software united kingdomBrewers Journal is holding Brewers Lectures — a series of half-day lectures to inspire change, encourage discussion and share brewing expertise. This series is held five times a year across the UK and Ireland. The team at Unleashed will be sponsoring and attending the July lectures in Glasgow.

The Missing Link? EU Supply Chains after Brexit

SCM Research

The United Kingdom has been one of the key links in EU supply chains for more than 40 years. BBC Newsnight has recently reported on how Brexit could break that chain and what the consequences could be for manufacturers. I like the video and have used it for my Supply Chain Risk Management course to discuss this topic with my students. Practice Globalization Supply Chain Management Supply Chain Risk Management Video

With Brexit Looming, New Supply Chain Requirements Emerge

Brookes Supply Chain Planning Blog

On October 31st, the United Kingdom will leave the EU, with or without an exit deal. This, combined with the 2019 EU election results that changed the political landscape, opens speculation regarding this alternative reality, and what requirements it would put on companies in the EU. supply chain brexit

Ireland—the Answer to your Post-Brexit Supply Chain

ModusLink Corporation

When the United Kingdom voted to part ways with the European Union (EU) two years ago, it opened doors for change, possibility and above all else, uncertainty. Due to ongoing negotiations around what exactly Brexit will entail, the shift has left brands across all industries guessing what the future holds for business — making planning […]. The post Ireland—the Answer to your Post-Brexit Supply Chain appeared first on Steel Connect.

After Brexit: It’s Time to Model Your Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

In June the citizens of the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union. As a result, the political system is in a state of chaos as the various parties jockey for control. Some of the changes expected from a Brexit (i.e. British Exit) vote have already happened. A week from the referendum, the pound was down 10 percent against the US dollar and eight percent against the Euro. The UK Chancellor has said there […].

Supply Chain Weekly Wrap-Up 09/11/2020 – 09/17/2020

All Things Supply Chain

UK strikes post-Brexit trade agreement with Japan The United Kingdom has announced a $19.5 billion deal with Japan which will take effect on January 1st, 2021. The deal aims to… General Supply Chain News Weekly wrap-up

IAG Cargo Restarts London to Tokyo Service

Supply Chain Brain

IAG Cargo has restarted its direct service from the United Kingdom to Tokyo. The service will run year-round, three times per week from London Heathrow

With Brexit Looming, New Supply Chain Requirements Emerge

ToolsGroup

On October 31st, the United Kingdom will leave the EU, with or without an exit deal. As October 31st draws closer, so does the deadline for the United Kingdom to leave the EU. This, combined with the 2019 EU election results that changed the political landscape, opens speculation regarding this alternative reality, and what requirements it would put on companies in the EU.

Game Over as Bankrupt Toys ‘R’ Us Files for Liquidation and Begins US & UK Store Closures

Supply Chain 24/7

Toys ‘R’ Us Inc, the iconic toy retailer, will shutter or sell its stores in the United States and the United Kingdom after failing to find a buyer or reach a deal to restructure billions in debt, putting at risk about 30,000 retail and supply chain jobs

Supply Chain weekly wrap-up: 7/1/16 – 7/7/16

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16 Teams participate in Amazon’s latest robot picking challenge Recent study results released by Oxford University and Deloitte claim that approximately 33% of jobs in the United Kingdom could be done by machines within the next 20 years. Jobs within … Continue reading → Supply Chain News Weekly wrap-up supply chain news

There’s Blood in the Supply Chain

ToolsGroup

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. The backstory is that the NHS had a manually-intensive push approach for managing a rather complex supply chain: a team of 3000 people, 6000 units delivered every day, hundreds of hospitals, blood components of all kinds, and around the clock demand.

David Rajakovich Becomes CEO of SiPM, following investment by Levine Leichtman Capital Partners

Procurement Academy

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, DATE –7/24/2020 On 23 June 2020, SiPM announced the appointment of David Rajakovich as its new CEO. David Rajakovich was promoted by SiPM from the role of Managing Director Operations and started with the company in 2013.

Download Resilinc's Brexit Global Supply Chain Impact Analysis Whitepaper

Resilinc

On June 24 th 2016, citizens of the United Kingdom voted and passed a referendum to leave the European Union. Better known as “Brexit”, the move sent a shock wave through global financial and currency markets. In context of the interconnected globalized economy, Brexit is not a localized phenomenon. Given the significance of the UK to the world economy, the vote has global economic repercussions and its’ impact is not limited to the UK and its citizens.

Do We Really Need a New Smart Phone Every Two Years?

SCM Research

A new United Nations University report, titled The Global E-waste Monitor 2014 , details e-waste generation by region. With 32% of the world’s total, the United States (7.1 kg), Switzerland, Iceland, Denmark, and the United Kingdom. United Nations University, IAS – SCYCLE, Bonn, Germany. We all know about natural resource scarcity.

TradeGecko Payments helps SME wholesalers get paid 3x faster

TradeGecko

Today, the TradeGecko Payment platform is available in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, Canada and New Zealand. Since launching TradeGecko Payments in early 2017, we have helped provide a built-in payment platform that helps wholesale merchants get paid on orders faster and have greater visibility and control over their cash flow.

Hard Lessons from a Hard Brexit Landing

Supply Chain @ MIT

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. The experience is delivering some harsh lessons for the UK – and for other countries including the […].

Regional health check; how is small business faring across countries?

TradeGecko

Today we take a deep dive into trends in key markets across three key regions; the United States, United Kingdom and Australia, comparing 2019 sales volumes to 2020. In our last blog on small business order trends, we looked at year on year commerce trends across a range of key industries. Managing through Coronavirus

Provenance founder is awarded MBE from the Queen’s Honour List for services in Global Supply Chains

Provenance

With famous faces, such as Olivia Colman and Bear Grylls , as well as members of the general public, the list “recognises the achievements of a wide range of extraordinary people across the United Kingdom.” (– Cabinet Office ). We’re proud to announce that our founder and CEO, Jessi Baker, has received an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) for the Queen’s Honour List , announced on the Queen’s birthday, 8th of June 2019.

SCL Event – September 2014

Supply Chain Movement

Venue: Whittlebury Hall– Northamptonshire, United Kingdom. The SCL Event. Date: 30 September – 1 October 2014. Organiser: Global Business Events. URL: www.2014.scl-event.com. The aim of the event is to leverage the global executive community to create a world-class platform of end-user driven academia to help executives make the right decisions for their organization.

Forecasting Brexit’s Logistics Implications

APICS

Just about a week ago, the world received the news that citizens of the United Kingdom (UK) voted to withdraw from the European Union (EU) by a narrow margin of 4 percentage points. Now, after months of speculating whether or not Brexit could be a reality, the business world is forecasting how Brexit will affect global commerce.

Brexit: A Last Mile Checklist for Transportation Leaders

Convey

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.

U.K.’s Carbon Dioxide Shortage Creates Concern for Meat, Beer and Crumpet Supply

APICS

As people in the United States wind down from celebrating Independence Day — often with beer and meat – people in the United Kingdom may soon face a beer and meat shortage, due to a scarcity of carbon dioxide across the U.K.

The Three “Habits” for Successful IoT Implementations

ToolsGroup

They included 300 executives in 11 industries in Canada, China, Germany, and the United States. While Costa opted for more of a “big bang” approach, another UK-based organization, the National Health Service (known as the NHS) employed a more gradual rollout (although focusing on a single use case, rather than multiple use cases) in implementing a new supply chain planning system to manage the United Kingdom’s blood supply.

GS1 Numbering System Required to Identify Products Online

Descartes

The UPC is a specific type of barcode used in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and other countries for tracking trade items. GS1 is a neutral and global non-profit organization that develops and maintains supply and demand chain standards across multiple sectors. It includes the numbering system that enterprises are now required to use to identify products online. These product identification forms are vital parts of any supply chain.

Cost optimization is the key to sustainable EBITDA improvement

Proxima

We’ve seen millions of workers in the United States and United Kingdom laid off, and many economists forecast increasing unemployment in the coming months. Companies across the world have been buffeted by the impact of COVID-19.

Distribution Disruption Causes KFC Chicken Shortage

APICS

Last week, even the Colonel couldn’t help KFC restaurants in the United Kingdom. Approximately 800 of the 900 KFCs in the U.K. temporarily closed because of a chicken shortage, according to CNN Money

Is the European Air Cargo Market Cause for Worry?

Logistics Trends and Insights

Coupled with declines in new orders, and new export orders from the largest European economies (France, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom), recession fears are growing. By Cathy Morrow Roberson. There are worrisome economic signals coming from Europe as airports and airlines across the continent report dismal February volumes.

TradeGecko Payments helps SME wholesalers get paid 3x faster

TradeGecko

Today, the TradeGecko Payment platform is available in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, Canada and New Zealand. In May 2017, TradeGecko launched TradeGecko Payments , a built-in payment platform that helps wholesale merchants get paid on orders faster and have greater visibility and control over their cash flow. TradeGecko Payments Press Release

GS1 Numbering System Required to Identify Products Online

Descartes

The UPC is a specific type of barcode used in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and other countries for tracking trade items. GS1 is a neutral and global non-profit organization that develops and maintains supply and demand chain standards across multiple sectors. It includes the numbering system that enterprises are now required to use to identify products online. These product identification forms are vital parts of any supply chain.

The SCL Event

Supply Chain Movement

Venue: Selsdon Park Hotel – Heathrow, United Kingdom. The SCL Event. Date: 11-12 February, 2014. Organiser: Global Business Events. URL: www.scl-event.com. WELCOME SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONALS. “I I like to define innovation as the creation of value, economic value, social value and/or environmental value through the application of ideas that are new to YOU.