Supply Chain Operating Networks Create Supply Chain Rockstars

Talking Logistics

Some still have significant opportunities for additional efficiency gains, which can come from utilizing a B2B network to facilitate the buying and selling of products and services. B2B networks have evolved over the years from simple one-to-one connections to one-to-many connections.

Tandem Global Logistics Network Expand their Middle East Coverage

Logistics Manager

Tandem Global Logistics the comprehensive international network of independent logistics operators, recently announced that they are further expanding their coverage in the middle east.

Digital Supply Network

Material Handling and Logistics

Elemica has added new features to its digital supply network and software solutions to improve customer experience, analytics and collaboration capabilities

5 ways to improve your supply chain network design


The influence of globalization and e-commerce has seen modern supply chain networks become increasingly complex with typical networks stretching across continents and supporting numerous market segments. Optimizing supply chain networks can prove challenging.

Should You Expand Your Distribution Network? Take Our 6-Question Test

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Good news for Ecommerce fulfillment: It doesn’t always require a dense distribution center network to reach most U.S. Or do you need to increase your delivery speed and agility by expanding your distribution network? customers quickly. In fact, if you operate a single warehouse in the middle of the country, you can usually get deliveries to them in 3 days or less (on average) – without having to charge a premium.

Ocean Network Express (ONE) Officially Commences Operations

Logistics Manager

Spanning oceans and continents as well as cultures and industries, the now officially launched Ocean Network Express (ONE) looks to deliver not only freight but also trust and security over a vast network of routes. Mr. Shinichi Sugiyama, Director Ocean Network Express (Thailand) Ltd.

Transportation Network Optimization

Logistics Management

Streamlining Your Freight with an Integrated Transportation Network

Turkish Cargo Add Mexico City to their International Flight Network

Airfreight Logistics

Turkish Cargo , one the world’s fastest-growing air cargo carriers recently announced that Mexico City, the capital of Mexico will be added to their flight network. The post Turkish Cargo Add Mexico City to their International Flight Network appeared first on Airfreight Logistics. unveils plans to study underground urban fulfillment network

DC Velocity

Chinese e-commerce giant launches "Urban Smart Logistics Institute" at Beijing supply chain summit. Transportation

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THE Alliance unveils Transpacific-Europe pendulum service in 2019 network shake-up

The LoadStar

THE Alliance members Hapag-Lloyd, Ocean Network Express(ONE) and Yang Ming have published details of a rationalised revamped network for east-west trades effective from next year which will include a new pendulum service.

eCommerce Fulfillment Network: How Many Warehouses Do You Really Need?

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

What should your eCommerce fulfillment network look like to compete in a market that values fast delivery? It’s the burning question that seems to be on the mind of every online retailer or direct seller. It’s also a question that doesn’t have a one-size-fits-all answer. eCommerce Fulfillment

American Airlines Cargo Increases International Network Reach

Airfreight Logistics

American Airlines Cargo has increased the international footprint with the addition of General Sales Agents (GSAs) in three new destinations outside of their network. but they believe there is considerable demand for service to onward destinations across our network in Latin America.”

Logistics Network Analysis

Logistics Management

Logistics network monitoring is an important step in understanding what actually occurs throughout your supply chain

Innovating Production and Supply Networks to Increase Value from New Product Introductions

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Innovating Production and Supply Networks to Increase Value from New Product Introductions appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Supply Chain Network Design new product introduction supply chainProduct and service innovation, driven by digital technologies, is key to gaining extra value from new product introductions. One particularly interesting development is the emergence of modular plants. Forecasting a NPI can be very difficult.

Industry questions new box ship blockchain network

The LoadStar

Yesterday’s announcement that five shipping lines and four terminal operators are to form a consortium to develop a Global Shipping Business Network (GSBN) has raised more questions than it answered. The post Industry questions new box ship blockchain network appeared first on The Loadstar.

Unlocking The Benefits of Digital Supply Networks

Blue Grace Logistics

shippers are increasingly aware of the benefits of digital supply networks (DSNs), many “remain in the early phases” of adoption,” according to Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor for Supply Chain Management Review. .

Inttra adds Evergreen to shipping network

DC Velocity

Four new members of network will exchange digital shipping data. Transportation

Etihad Cargo Launch Revised Freighter Network

Airfreight Logistics

Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Cargo , the cargo and logistics division Etihad Airways recently announced an overhaul of their global freighter network that will come into effect on the 1 st October 2018. The new route network will become more simplified while maximizing freighter-to-bellyhold flows.

Selling Online? What It Means for Your Logistics Network Design

Logistics Bureau

A common logistics network means simplification, efficiency, overall reduction of inventory and effort, and lower costs. However, even if the process of designing a network stays the same, no assumptions can be made about current logistics practices being optimised for online retail.

Palletways launches new Hungarian network

The LoadStar

The Palletways Group, Europe’s largest and fastest growing express palletised freight network, is further expanding its coverage across the continent by launching a new network in Hungary.

Baltimore joins Kenworth dealer network

Fleet Owner

Kenworth Mid Atlantic – Baltimore recently became the newest addition to Kenworth’s dealer network of more than 400 locations in the United States and Canada with its recent opening through a partnership between Tri-State Kenworth and Chesapeake Truc

Maersk Line Implements Change to their Asia-Europe Network

Logistics Manager

Denmark based Maersk Line recently announced several changes to their services connecting Europe with Asia, the changes are necessary to allow the company to focus on increasing the reliability of the world’s biggest and most extensive Asia-Europe network.

OOCL expands New Zealand network

The LoadStar

The post OOCL expands New Zealand network appeared first on The Loadstar. OOCL is pleased to expand our market coverage by introducing an additional service loop in our product line called the North Asia Express (JKN), effective from January 1, 2019.

ONE container carrier network now predicting loss of $600m in its first year

The LoadStar

Japanese carrier Ocean Network Express (ONE) is set to see losses spiral to $600m in its first year, as it struggles to “restore the trust of customers” after the chaotic April launch. Loadstar posts News Sea K Line MOL NYK Ocean Network Express The Purse Strings

XPO completes expansion of heavy goods delivery network

DC Velocity

System now includes 85 hubs for handling furniture, appliances, and other items greater than 150 pounds. Transportation

Seeing the Bigger Picture: How a Global Trade Network Can Create More Accurate KPIs

Talking Logistics

When you connect to a global trade network (GTN), you can benchmark your company’s performance against the performance of all the shippers in the network. By using the data in a global trade network to benchmark company performance metrics, you’re provided with a much clearer picture as to how well the company is performing. This is where you can begin to leverage the information produced by the larger global trade network.

Streamline Your Supply Chain with a Network Analysis

CH Robinson Logistics

4 Signs It’s Time for a Network Analysis.Transportfolio. Company ABC engaged with their 3PL’s supply chain engineer team, who performed a network optimization analysis and made a final recommendation to eliminate 20 of the warehouse locations.

Latam Cargo Increases European Freight Network

Airfreight Logistics

The growing demand in the region along with the need to provide alternatives to avoid the rising congestion levels at European airports was the key factor in creating the new service network. The post Latam Cargo Increases European Freight Network appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Old Dominion expands service center network

DC Velocity

Carrier opens 3 new centers, relocates 2 more and renovates a sixth. . Transportation

Thailand Distribution Network Design: Should You Optimise or Wait?

Logistics Bureau

Big changes are on the cards for Thailand’s transportation infrastructure, assuming the government’s plans to upgrade road and rail networks between now and 2022 come to fruition. No doubt if you rely on a distribution network to supply customers in Thailand, you have been keeping an interested eye on developments, as at some point, they may provide opportunities to reduce logistics costs for your business. Thailand Distribution Network Challenges.

Turkish Cargo Add Brussels to their Freighter Destination Network

Airfreight Logistics

One of the Worlds leading Air Cargo Carriers Turkish Cargo , has further strengthened their flight network with the recent addition of Brussels Airport in Belgium. The post Turkish Cargo Add Brussels to their Freighter Destination Network appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

5 Reasons Why You Need to Do a Delivery Network Re-Route Now

Talking Logistics

Why Do a Delivery Network Re-route Now? Here’s why your company needs a delivery network re-route now and an ongoing strategic routing process: Your customer base is changing.

Continental buys Australian tyre network

Automotive Logistics

Continental plans to drive forward what is already a strong network of outlets and expand the existing product portfolio, said Ferdinand Hoyos, head of Continental’s passenger and light truck tyre business for Asia-Pacific.

Streamlining Your Freight with an Integrated Transportation Network

Logistics Management

Your customers’ needs are dynamic and constantly changing; your transportation network should be in perfect tune

Toll Service Provider Expands Germany Network

Logistics Business Magazine

The supply network of DKV in Germany now includes 13,200 stations, which equals a network coverage of around 92%. A high network coverage of stations where the DKV CARD can be used is an important part of this strategy,” says Neil White, Team Manager UK at DKV Euro Service.

Turkish Cargo Broadens its QEP Accreditation Network

Airfreight Logistics

Turkish Cargo offers air cargo service to more than 300 destinations around the world, thanks to their extensive flight network. The post Turkish Cargo Broadens its QEP Accreditation Network appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

FourKites says platform taps unused capacity by building shared trucking networks

DC Velocity

Firm hires UberFreight exec to run "Zero Deadhead" unit. Technology

Kerry Express Invests 800M Baht to Increase Network and Same-Day Deliveries

Logistics Manager

” Kerry Express has further growth on the horizon with plans to open more distribution centers, construct super-sized sorting facilities, increase vehicles and vehicle types throughout their fleet and recruit more delivery professionals to enhance their people network.

Project44 lands $45 million in venture funds to reinforce growth in API network

DC Velocity

Firm has now collected $90 million for transportation visibility network. Technology

Network Airline Management expands managed fleet

The LoadStar

4th July 2018: Network Airline Management (NAM)—a division of the Network Aviation Group—and Astral Aviation have expanded their managed fleet adding a B747-400BCF to their fleet. The post Network Airline Management expands managed fleet appeared first on The Loadstar.

Want to be a digital forwarder? Join the unstoppable BPN Logistics Network

The LoadStar

BPN’s cloud application Buytasker™ allows freight forwarders to access multiple logistics networks on one platform, further expanding their worldwide partner reach and also receiving work from the global Buytasker customer network, to gain new business and customers.

Ryder pumps up last-mile delivery network with facility expansions

DC Velocity

Aggressive growth in e-commerce space helps company meet demands of the "now economy," Ryder says. Transportation

Emirates SkyCargo and Cainiao Network sign MoU

Airfreight Logistics

The Air Freight division of Emirates Airline, Emirates SkyCargo recently announced the signing of a new MoU with Cainiao Smart Logistics Network Ltd. The post Emirates SkyCargo and Cainiao Network sign MoU appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.