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Huge step to achieve collaboration within S&OP

The step required to transition from anticipating to collaborating within Sales & Operations Planning is a large one. That was the conclusion drawn from a local session organised by analysts Gartner in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, …

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Global SCALE Risk Initiative

How can a company quickly and efficiently identify and visually display the weakest links in the supply chain? This is the main question of the project to automate supply chain risk displays by MIT Center …

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Segmentation proves crucial for the supply chain

“Supply chain is a central part of our business,” commented Pier Luigi Sigismondi, Chief Supply Chain Officer at Unilever, during the Supply Chain Executive Conference in London in the middle of September 2011.“One size supply …

Big negative impact of Tsunami

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Big negative impact of Tsunami

The earthquake and tsunami in Japan on March 11 of this year had a big negative impact of on manufacturing industries worldwide. The Global Trade Flow Index by Capgemini Consulting shows that levels of global …

Translog Connect Congress 2011

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Translog Connect Congress 2011

Date: 22-23 November 2011 Venue: Corinthia Grand Hotel Royal Budapest Organisation: The Events Group Event website: http://www.translogconnect.eu/index.phpThe TRANSLOG Connect Congress 2011 we will be the largest and only regional cross industrial logistics, transportation and supply chain management congress …

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The best Movies and TV Series about supply chains

What are the best Movies and TV Series about supply chains? And why? What is the connection with supply chains? And in which Movies and TV Series is the development of logistics into supply chain …

Benchmark study compares forecasting performance results

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Benchmark study compares forecasting performance results

In 2010, the volume of promotions was 77 per cent greater than in 2009 – that is just one of the findings from the extensive forecasting benchmark study conducted by Terra Technology amongst manufacturers and …

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Supply Chain and Finance share the same vision

In most Dutch enterprises’ supply chains, there is some kind of relationship between corporate strategy and inventory level targets. The supply chain and finance departments generally tend to agree on who should be determining optimum …

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CO2 calculations at supply level

Shippers are increasingly keen to gain measurable insights into their performance in terms of sustainable transport. IDS, a company specialised in freight & carrier management, has introduced a new tool to help its customers compare …

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Extra online sales channel for chemical companies

In response to recent market changes in the chemical industry, logistics service provider TWO Chemical Logistics (TWO) has developed a new web portal. This e-commerce solution has been designed as a platform to facilitate contact …

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