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Customized Logistics and Delivery Association Appoints New Director of Operations

Apr 17, 2015: WASHINGTON, D.C., April 16, 2015 - Amber Thichangthong has joined the staff of the Customized Logistics and Delivery Association (CLDA) as Director of Operations and Kellen Company Account Coordinator. She brings over a decade of work with associations and nonprofit organizations to the position.

DHL renews Ford Fleet Demonstrator Programme with Ford

Apr 16, 2015: DHL Supply Chain’s automotive marketing and sales support business, Inside Track, has renewed its partnership with Ford in the UK to manage its Fleet Demonstrator programme.

Amazon Prime Now Launched in Austin, Texas

Apr 15, 2015: Amazon.com announced that Prime Now has launched in Austin. The ultra-fast service, offered exclusively as a benefit to Prime members, provides one-hour delivery on tens of thousands of daily essentials through a mobile app.

Managing Third Party Logistics While Embracing Technology

Apr 14, 2015: Today’s business leaders are faced with the task of creating more efficient processes while keeping costs down. In order to stay competitive in a digital age, they need to stay aggressive in transforming their supply chains, and budget remains a barrier for many. They continue to invest in technology with the goal of improving business processes and increased profitability when times improve.

How Can Data Improve Supplier Decisions?

Apr 14, 2015: A growing trend across all industries has been the application of big data, with the use of algorithms and the hiring of data scientists becoming commonplace. As businesses collect and store an ever increasing amount of data, the algorithms required to make sense of this data will become even more valuable.

Muda & The 7 Deadly Wastes of Co-Pack

Apr 14, 2015: When you think about waste in your facility, are you just thinking about subcomponent materials or defective finished goods that are thrown away or rejected?

With TNT in Bag, FedEx May Create a Duopoly in India

Apr 10, 2015: US courier services giant Fedex’s acquisition of the Dutch TNT Express will create synergies and economies of scale, but from an Indian perspective, the international express logistics space may become a duopoly.

eft Weekly Newsletter 9th April 2015

Apr 9, 2015: 10 days left to vote eft’s 3PL Awards; FedEx buys TNT; LATAM booming ecommerce

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  • Customized Logistics and Delivery Association Appoints New Director of Operations

    Apr 17, 2015: WASHINGTON, D.C., April 16, 2015 - Amber Thichangthong has joined the staff of the Customized Logistics and Delivery Association (CLDA) as Director of Operations and Kellen Company Account Coordinator. She brings over a decade of work with associations and nonprofit organizations to the position.
  • Managing Third Party Logistics While Embracing Technology

    Apr 14, 2015: Today’s business leaders are faced with the task of creating more efficient processes while keeping costs down. In order to stay competitive in a digital age, they need to stay aggressive in transforming their supply chains, and budget remains a barrier for many. They continue to invest in technology with the goal of improving business processes and increased profitability when times improve.

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  • Customized Logistics and Delivery Association Appoints New Director of Operations

    Apr 17, 2015: WASHINGTON, D.C., April 16, 2015 - Amber Thichangthong has joined the staff of the Customized Logistics and Delivery Association (CLDA) as Director of Operations and Kellen Company Account Coordinator. She brings over a decade of work with associations and nonprofit organizations to the position.
  • With TNT in Bag, FedEx May Create a Duopoly in India

    Apr 10, 2015: US courier services giant Fedex’s acquisition of the Dutch TNT Express will create synergies and economies of scale, but from an Indian perspective, the international express logistics space may become a duopoly.

RSS General Supply Chain

  • How Can Data Improve Supplier Decisions?

    Apr 14, 2015: A growing trend across all industries has been the application of big data, with the use of algorithms and the hiring of data scientists becoming commonplace. As businesses collect and store an ever increasing amount of data, the algorithms required to make sense of this data will become even more valuable.
  • Muda & The 7 Deadly Wastes of Co-Pack

    Apr 14, 2015: When you think about waste in your facility, are you just thinking about subcomponent materials or defective finished goods that are thrown away or rejected?

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  • Amazon Prime Now Launched in Austin, Texas

    Apr 15, 2015: Amazon.com announced that Prime Now has launched in Austin. The ultra-fast service, offered exclusively as a benefit to Prime members, provides one-hour delivery on tens of thousands of daily essentials through a mobile app.
  • Managing Third Party Logistics While Embracing Technology

    Apr 14, 2015: Today’s business leaders are faced with the task of creating more efficient processes while keeping costs down. In order to stay competitive in a digital age, they need to stay aggressive in transforming their supply chains, and budget remains a barrier for many. They continue to invest in technology with the goal of improving business processes and increased profitability when times improve.

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  • How Can Data Improve Supplier Decisions?

    Apr 14, 2015: A growing trend across all industries has been the application of big data, with the use of algorithms and the hiring of data scientists becoming commonplace. As businesses collect and store an ever increasing amount of data, the algorithms required to make sense of this data will become even more valuable.
  • TCS, Wipro, TechM, Infy are Key to Apple's Supply Chain

    Apr 8, 2015: Apple is secretive about almost everything it does. And among its best kept secrets is the work it does with Indian IT vendors.

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RSS Industrial/Energy/Mining