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 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 …

Jerry Maguire


Working Wisdom: quote about business & globalization

“Show me the MONEY!!!” The storyline of the romantic comedy Jerry Maguire, produced and directed by Cameron Crowe and released in the USA in December 1996, is inspired by real-life sports agent Leigh Steinberg. The film …

Magnitude Software


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 …



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 …

transport management


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


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 …



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


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 …

Integrated Business Planning


Leadership crucial in Integrated Business Planning

A growing number of companies that have implemented Sales & Operations Planning (S&OP) are now taking the next step towards Integrated Business Planning (IBP). This means that the likes of the Finance and Strategy departments …

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