Supply chain startup in the spotlight: InstaFreight

Digital forwarding company InstaFreight was founded by Philipp Ortwein in Berlin, Germany, in June 2016 and currently employs around 30 people. The company sets out to reshape Europe’s fragmented B2B transport market for palletized goods …

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Supply Chain Movement themes of 2018

2018 just started and that means a fresh start with 4 upcoming Supply Chain Movement editions. We’ve got the next 4 themes lined up for you. No. 28 Consulting & Trends (including Consultancy Subway Map) | …


Sustainability, Trends, Visibility

IoT-enabled carbon footprint monitoring supports supply chain sustainability

To help organizations account for the impact of their logistics processes in the environmental analysis of their supply chains, Zürich-based Arviem AG has developed an innovative, IoTenabled, real-time carbon footprint monitoring service for logistics. By …

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“It’s key to virtualize the supply chain”

“To make full use of the strategic opportunities created by digitization, it’s important to virtualize the supply chain, build a network with all partners and automate all processes,” stated Prof Dr Carl B. Welker, Director …



Supply Chain Agenda of Maureen O’Shea from Merck

Merck, not to be confused with MSD in the USA, is the world’s oldest pharmaceutical and chemical company. Founded in 1668 in Darmstadt, Germany, its majority owners are still the descendants of Friedrich Jacob Merck. …

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Katrin Hanske: “Data transparancy remains a challenge”

Not many companies, let alone chemical companies, have women fully in charge of end-to-end global supply chain. Yet if supply chain requires good communication and collaboration, skills which women tend to be stronger in than …


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Supply Chain Movement issue 27 – Globalization

Contents Supply Chain Movement 27 – 2017 Q4 Date of appearance: November 24th, 2017 6 |  News & Background Manhattan Exchange Conference in London: 'Vertical farms next to supermarket DCs would shorten the fresh supply chain' Winner …

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3rd Edition of European Supply Chain Leaders Ranking

Top 28 Supply Chain Executives in Europe 2017 Supply chain management is a people’s business. Like chess, it requires strategy, resources and most importantly, competent and visionary leaders behind the board making the right decisions. For …


Venlo named Europe’s top logistics location for third consecutive year

[Partnercontent] During the Expo Real property trade fair in Munich on 5 October, Prologis named Venlo as the top logistics location in Europe for the third year in a row. “Our continuous investments in infrastructure over …

Hunkemöller Logility omnichannel business


Hunkemöller turns to Logility to support growing omnichannel business

Hunkemöller, a ladies lingerie retailer with more than 800 stores in 23 countries, has selected Logility Voyager Solutions to support its growing omni-channel operations. Logility will help the women’s fashion retailer improve full price sell-through, …

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