Amazon expands Amazon Air network

DC Velocity

Online retailer expands partnership with Air Transport Services Group, adding 10 cargo planes to its air transportation network, company says. Transportation

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.

A.P. Moller – Maersk Enhances their Asia-Europe Network

Logistics Manager

The new enhancements will allow Maersk to continue to improve their schedule reliability resulting in stable and reliable cargo deliveries to their customers on the world’s most comprehensive Asia-Europe Network. Moller - Maersk Asia-Europe network Johan Sigsgaard Maersk shipping industry

What are supply chain professionals using to make network decisions? 

AIMMS

Part I in our series on assessing your network design’s maturity . How does you r network design compare to others ? Only about 22% use network design software and 18% use network design software with embedded analytics among this group. .

Key Questions for a Successful Distribution Network

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

Can we use historical data to plan for demand and design our networks, or is there a better way? This webinar will cover: Strategies for making high-level decisions about your network design and inventory distribution.

Selecting new software for supply chain network design doesn’t have to be a hassle

AIMMS

When it comes to network design, you can’t just set it and forget it anymore. Today’s successful supply chain networks are adaptable. But network design as a discipline is complex and most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks.

An Interview with Mr. Jeremy Nixon, CEO of Ocean Network Express

Logistics Manager

Ocean Network Express (ONE) officially launched in April of last year and is comprised of the former three largest Japanese ocean freight carriers. What does that mean for Thailand and what does that mean for the network?

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.

How often do supply chain leaders assess their network for improvements?

AIMMS

Part II in our series on assessing your network design’s maturity . As we wrote in Part I of this series , we recently ran a quiz to help supply chain professionals benchmark their network design maturity. Curious about using AIMMS for Network Design?

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

You've probably noticed that shipping costs are going up. Have you ever wondered if your transportation spend is as optimized as it could be?

Seat joins Alastria blockchain network

Automotive Logistics

Seat is the first carmaker to join the network, which now involves 70 major businesses and institutions, including banks, telecom providers, energy companies and universities. The post Seat joins Alastria blockchain network appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

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

Transportation Network Optimization

Logistics Management

Streamlining Your Freight with an Integrated Transportation Network

Ocean Network Express Vessel ONE GRUS Delivered to Kure Shipyard

Logistics Manager

Ocean Network Express Pte. The post Ocean Network Express Vessel ONE GRUS Delivered to Kure Shipyard appeared first on Logistics Manager.

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.

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

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.

Hapag-Lloyd and Ocean Network Express Agree for Bilateral Feeder Network Cooperation

Logistics Manager

Transnational German-based cargo container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd has have concluded a Bilateral Strategic Feeder Network Cooperation Agreement with global transport company Ocean Network Express (ONE).

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

JD.com 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

Study 105

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.

Inttra adds Evergreen to shipping network

DC Velocity

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

How advanced is your supply chain network design? Take our quiz to find out

AIMMS

Today’s most profitable companies have built their success on an effective and responsive supply chain network. Supply chain networks are becoming increasingly complex, serving multiple SKUs in hundreds if not thousands of locations.

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. .

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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