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Xeneta

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Supply chain start-up in the spotlight: Xeneta

Founded in Oslo (Norway) in 2012, Xeneta has grown into a leading data source for shippers worldwide, enabling them to compare container shipping rates against market averages and market highs and lows. The company provides …

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Online retailer Bergzeit opens new logistics centre to improve responsiveness

Bergzeit, a German online retailer of outdoor and mountaineering equipment attracting over 1.5 million visitors per month to its online shop, has opened a newly constructed central warehouse in Otterfing, Bavaria, Germany. The warehouse complex …

collaboration

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M&S improves supply chain visibility and collaboration

UK-based retailer Marks and Spencer (M&S) has selected supply chain technology company Zetes to help transform visibility and fulfilment across its fresh food supply chain. Thanks to the ZetesOlympus supply chain visibility platform, the retailer …

Milkman

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Supply chain start-up in the spotlight: Milkman

Founded in 2015 in Milan by Antonio Perini and Tommaso Baù, Italian start-up Milkman aims to become Italy’s – and later Europe’s – go-to company for truly innovative, customer-centric last-mile delivery options. The service enables …

Byrd

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Supply chain start-up in the spotlight: Byrd

Founded in Austria in 2016 as part of the i²c TUW i²ncubator, byrd positions itself as an all-in-one low-cost shipping partner for both ecommerce and traditional retailers. It offers a simple, convenient and enjoyable logistic …

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Delivery problems force temporary closure of hundreds of KFC UK outlets

On Monday 19 February, fried-chicken chain KFC was forced to close more than half its 900 restaurants in the UK due to supply chain problems with fresh chicken deliveries. DHL, who only recently took over …

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Supply chain start-up in the spotlight: Cubyn

Founded in 2014 by Adrien Fernandez Baca and Mathieu Lemaire and currently employing 25 people, Paris-based Cubyn is a pioneer in the fast-growing first-mile logistics segment. The French company offers on-demand logistics for online businesses, including …

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Daimler to digitalize aftersales for Mercedes

The approach to the Mercedes aftersales service is set to change dramatically. Just as within other disruptive companies, a digital platform will play a big role, according to Stefan Putzlocher, Head of Global Warehouse and …

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Boeing set to build its own seats

Aircraft manufacturer Boeing is also turning its attention to the production of aeroplane seats in an attempt to achieve supply chain benefits. It is partnering with Adient, a car seat specialist, to set up a …

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Supply chain start-up in the spotlight: Seven Senders

Logistics startup Seven Senders was founded by Dr Johannes Plehn and Thomas Hagemann in Berlin, Germany, in 2015. With the motto ‘You sell. We deliver’, the company is aimed at optimizing the delivery and after-sales …

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