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Supply chain start-up in the spotlight: Shippeo

Founded in Paris, France, in 2014, Shippeo is a real-time transport visibility platform providing shippers, carriers and logistics providers with instant access to predictive and real-time information about all deliveries. Based on a self-learning, proprietary …

MSD

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Pharmaceutical company MSD achieves one-number planning

A key characteristic of integrated business planning (IBP) is the involvement of the financial director in the monthly planning cycle. Sometimes, the financial director may even be the initiator of an integrated planning approach – …

JDA

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JDA Software to acquire Blue Yonder

JDA Software Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end retail and supply chain solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Blue Yonder, the market leader in artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for retail. This acquisition reflects the increasing …

Scania

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Scania wins Greener Supply Chain Award

Scania recently won the Greener Supply Chain Award for its environmentally friendly transport operations in Germany and the Benelux countries. The prize was presented at the first-ever Automotive Logistics Awards ceremony, which was held on …

Magnitude Software

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Magnitude Software acquires Every Angle

In late June 2018, Magnitude Software, Inc., a leader in delivering unified application data management to global organizations across industries, announced the acquisition of Every Angle Software Solutions, a business analytics and reporting specialist that …

Transparix

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Logistyx Technologies acquires Transparix to support its parcel shipping SaaS solution

Logistyx Technologies, a US-based leader in parcel transportation management execution (TME) systems and multi-carrier parcel shipping software solutions, has acquired Transparix, a TME Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company headquartered in the Netherlands. The acquisition supports Logistyx’s strategy to …

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Total solution for transport management

Alpega, a logistics software supplier and the owner of companies including Teleroute, recently acquired the Swedish firm TenderEasy to further improve its ability to meet the transport management needs of carriers, freight forwarders, logistics service …

Chris Tyas

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Chris Tyas of Nestlé No. 1 Supply Chain Executive in DACH region

Who is the most influential supply chain leader in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (the ‘DACH’ region)? To answer this question, Supply Chain Media applied its methodology to produce the Top 27 Supply Chain Executives in …

LuckaBox

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Supply chain start-up in the spotlight: LuckaBox

Founded in August 2017 in Winterthur, Switzerland, LuckaBox’s vision is to become the largest on-demand supply platform for deliveries and warehousing in Europe. Its mission is to enable retailers and e-tailers, particularly in the Fashion, …

Joris Jellema

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Joris Jellema, Givaudan: “The challenge is to model the trend”

Givaudan, the global leader in flavours and fragrances, began its long journey of innovation and acquisition 250 years ago. From its beginnings in Grasse, France, in 1768 to the recent Naturex acquisition, the company works …

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