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Supply Chain Management Award for Adva Optical Networking

ADVA Optical Networking, a Meiningen based manufacturer of telecommunication equipment focusing on fiber-optic transmission technology, is the winner of the Supply Chain Management Award 2013. ADVA Optical Networking is being honored for the end-to-end supply …

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Supply chain finance: New finance models for a stronger chain

Not only is supply chain finance an instrument for solving chain partners’ financial problems, but it is also a powerful tool for strengthening the entire supply chain. Especially now that banks are far from generous …

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Detailed shipment information on mobile devices

International logistics service supplier C.H. Robinson, originally from the USA, has developed a mobile app which extends the reach of its Navisphere platform. By searching for shipments by collection or delivery date, container number, customer …

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Supply Chain Future: Anticipating the unknown

New markets, rising energy prices, growing raw materials shortages and mass individualisation are all widespread trends which will change the world we live in. The question facing businesses is, how can they prepare for developments …

Infographic: Streamline Supply Chain using Social Media

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Infographic: Streamline Supply Chain using Social Media

What is the biggest barrier to social media integration in the supply chain. “the supply chain leader will have to first learn about social technologies to apply them, and the digital marketing person will have …

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Chemical manufacturers need a customer focus

How will chemical manufacturers continue cutting cost whilst delivering innovation and growth? It was the core theme of the Chemical Supply Chain & Logistics Conference, LogiChem, which was held  in Antwerp, Belgium on April 16-18, …

Infographic: Big Data in the Supply Chain

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Infographic: Big Data in the Supply Chain

This data was extracted from Eyefortransport's 2013 Supply Chain Big Data Report.  

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Demand managers exchange experiences in forecasting

Do you need to be good at forecasting in order to sense, shape and shift market demand? Heineken thinks so. This global market player was one of ten participants sharing their ideas and experiences on …

Infographic: Pricing, Inventory & Lead Time in the Electronics Industry

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Infographic: Pricing, Inventory & Lead Time in the Electronics Industry

This infographic presents the main categories of parts and focus on the fluctuations and trends in the industry. These fluctuations will analyze and capture month by month pricing, inventory and lead time changes. All data …

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Companies move towards greater supply chain visibility

Within many companies, supply chain visibility is currently limited to transport activities: they can see the position of their goods in the supply chain and adapt their own approach accordingly. Companies are increasingly taking new …

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