Volvo Cars: Outbound evolutions

Automotive Logistics

This has been implemented across global outbound and inbound logistics, including for China and the US. For outbound, I don’t think we need to see where every car is all of the time. The post Volvo Cars: Outbound evolutions appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

Outbound TMS: The search for a system that can’t be beat

Automotive Logistics

Some say a transport management system is now a ‘must-have’ tool for third-party logistics operators engaged in outbound supply chains. When it comes to outbound logistics, Regan suggests that some manufacturers are also seeking value in both finished vehicle and inbound logistics.

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Gefco reports gains in automotive beyond core PSA contracts

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News Home Page Regular story OEMs IT finished vehicle logistics outbound Gefco inbound logistics Freight forwarding Carmakers InnovationGefco has reported annual revenue gains of 5.1% in its full-year results for 2017, earning €4.4 billion ($5.4 billion). Sales were supported by a 8.1%

DB Cargo sets up rail service for German deliveries to Barcelona port

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News Home Page Regular story Rail finished vehicle logistics port outbound Spain Germany DB CargoDB Cargo is running a rail service for finished vehicle transport between Germany and the Spanish port of Barcelona.

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Navigating an uncertain future

Automotive Logistics

Among the questions he asked delegates was how many times they performed a ‘blank sheet’ or complete optimisation of their outbound networks. That meant volatility for a tightly managed outbound supply chain, she suggested.

Braun and Schicke to head VW’s digital logistics divisions

Automotive Logistics

Volkswagen has created two new departments supporting digital applications in the inbound and outbound logistics parts of its business and announced new roles for those leading them.

American Airlines Cargo Increases International Network Reach

Airfreight Logistics

Commodities that are outbound from Kuwait will be mainly general cargo, however, for Slovenia and Croatia a more diversified range of cargo is expected to be shipped, such as pharmaceuticals and spare part shipments.

Ryanair: a Low-Cost success story

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Using outbound logistics, they realized that they did not need to rely on travel agency, as this would increase the price offered to clients because of the commissions that would have to be paid.

Arvato SCM Solutions Forms Fulfillment Partnership with ECOVACS Robotics

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Arvato has developed a new transport management system for this project which enables all inbound and outbound shipments to be managed and billed carrier-neutrally.

The world’s largest retailer, Walmart.

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It means the direct transfer of products from inbound or outbound truck trailers, without extra storage. This happens by unloading items from an incoming semi-trailer truck or railroad car and loading these materials directly into outbound trucks, with no storage in between.

Car hauliers suspend services at Renault-Nissan’s Chennai plant

Automotive Logistics

Car carriers providing outbound distribution services for Renault-Nissan in India suspended their operations at the carmaker’s plant in Chennai last week in protest at what they say was the OEM’s decision to renege on agreed freight rates.

Kanban Logistics

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As we see from all the above, Kanban helped the company to handle the product and arrange outbound transportation using pre-approved carriers.

Kuehne + Nagel joins Temasek to invest in technology start-ups

Automotive Logistics

KN’s services to the automotive sector include inbound and outbound logistics, warehousing, sub-assembly, kitting, just-in-time deliveries, aftersales and reverse logistics.

DHL Launches Second Around-The-World Schedule Connecting Asia with Europe and the US

Airfreight Logistics

This second schedule was added in response to the ever-increasing demand for air freight capacity, mainly for outbound services from Asia and on the very busy transpacific route.

PSA Group reorganises supply chain roles

Automotive Logistics

Meanwhile, Andreas Graffe has taken on the responsibilities of outbound planning and operations along with his other tasks as director of logistics at Opel/Vauxhall.

Pause in Tesla’s supply chain

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In last class, we had the Lego task in which we have to prepare our warehouse considering three factors; Inbound, Operations and Outbound. The task was helpful as with the Lego, we can modify it whenever we want from the feedback of professor and other students. But what if something happen to actual warehouse or a manufacturing site? What could be consequences on the customers?

BMW Brilliance opens VDC at Ningbo

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BBA said the use of transport channels using rail and water reduced the amount of carbon emitted, making its outbound logistics more environmentally friendly.

Audi México: Risk and reward

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The factory is now in its second full year of production with some notable successes already gained, not least in the management of outbound logistics. . The contracts Audi has with its outbound logistics providers accord with its global standard, he adds. “We

Volvo Cars: Leaning towards greater stability

Automotive Logistics

What is crucial right now for the European region is that we are launching a new vehicle from Ghent and so we need to secure enough truck capacity inbound and outbound to support growth. There is room to improve real-time management and we have plans for inbound and outbound.

My experience in the transport of goods management

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I carried out my duties in the logistics department and, among other activities, I was in charge of managing part of the outbound transport from the factory. Some of the tasks that involve the management of outbound transport is the planning of the load schedule in the facilities.

Hella plans mini-load facility in China

Automotive Logistics

The new unit will be an automated, six-aisle mini-load based facility with seven workstations and around 120,000 storage locations for inbound and outbound small parts, according to TGW Logistics of Austria, which is supplying the building and the operating equipment. Automotive lighting system and electronic equipment producer Hella has announced it will be adding a warehouse to its base in Shanghai to bolster operations in China.

Penske Logistics Recognized as Carrier of the Year

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Since 2013, Penske Logistics has provided dedicated transportation for MI Windows and Doors and it manages outbound shipments from Arizona. Penske Logistics was recently named “2017 Carrier of the Year” by MI Windows and Doors, LLC, one of the nation’s largest suppliers of vinyl and aluminum windows and doors. Penske was recognized with the supplier award due to its excellence in interplant communications, driver retention, cost control, and customer satisfaction.

Toyota opens VLC in the Philippines

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The company said the VLC would improve outbound logistics operations and increase stockyard capacity.

Who will be Europe’s logistics giant? DHL vs. Amazon – Partners or Competitors?

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we stopped to accept “new post” and finished to process the letters we put in the machine (carousel machine sorting every letter to its corresponding postcode and the belonging district to deliver to) and we handed over the processed post to the outbound logistic team.

Koopman Logistics trials blockchain in the Netherlands

Automotive Logistics

Accurate visibility on the location of a vehicle in transit is important to OEMs, who often have a number of different outbound logistics providers moving their vehicles, each with their own reporting systems.

Schiphol Reports Record 1.75 Million Tonnes of Cargo Handled in 2017

Airfreight Logistics

The upswing in e-commerce shipments, both inbound and outbound, was a large contributor to the cargo volumes for this market. Fighting slot restrictions throughout the year, Schiphol Cargo came out on top with strong reports showing an increase of 5.4

The Evolution of the Visibility Revolution

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The shipper is tracking their inbound loads to ensure that they have the product needed to fulfill the outbound order to their customer. And on the outbound side, the visibility is a requirement from the consumer. As consumers we demand visibility. As logistics professionals, it is essential. Accurate and timely visibility is now universally expected, thanks to a few key technology advances during the past 20 years. Technology + ELD Mandate Advances Visibility.

Emirates launches priority aircraft parts delivery

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Emirates launches priority aircraft parts delivery.

Penske Logistics to Sponsor/Present at Automotive Logistics Mexico Conference

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The group will explore what effect digitization has on the inbound and outbound supply chains of today, and its possible future impact. Penske Logistics will again serve as Premier Sponsor and exhibitor at the upcoming Automotive Logistics Mexico Conference, taking place January 23-25, at the Marquis Reforma in Mexico City. Organized by Automotive Logistics magazine, this event includes presentations by a wide range of automotive supply chain professionals.

Top Four Ways to Score Savings Using Freight Optimization Tools

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When shippers take a control tower view of their entire transportation network, they can leverage both inbound and outbound shipments to achieve optimal efficiency.

Future-Proof Parcel Technology

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A robust parcel system that can manage both outbound and inbound shipments helps to streamline the returns process for greater efficiency. Keeping up with consumer-driven demand can be exhausting.

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DHL Global Forwarding adds new Boeing 747-400 freighter to meet high demand

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The division is thus responding to strong growth in demand for air freight, chiefly for outbound services ex Asia and on the conventional transpacific route, fueled by almost all industries. Published 04 May 2018.

Deutsche Post DHL Group | May 03, 2018: DHL Global Forwarding adds another around-the-world flight in response to high demand

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The division is thus responding to strong growth in demand for air freight, chiefly for outbound services ex Asia and on the conventional transpacific route, fueled by almost all industries.

Mosolf buys out vehicle releasing agent AFG in Germany

Automotive Logistics

Announcing the move, Mosolf’s CEO, Dr Jörg Mosolf, said the company had gained “an experienced, reliable and innovative” service provider in outbound logistics.

What Companies Really Need in Track and Trace

Logistics Problem Solving

When used to track outbound freight to the customer, it provides a way for the customer to have instant access to the status of their shipment, preventing lengthy calls to customer service to find out where their order is and when it will arrive. That’s why I believe the next generation of track & trace will integrate the data from the vendor (for the inbound freight) all the way to the end consumer (for the outbound freight).

Editor’s Pick: Profiles in Yard Management Excellence – Carhartt

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Visibility to incoming and outgoing shipments is not only a critical need, but it’s a very necessary part of doing business,” says Andra Gibson, project manager, logistics service solutions at Carhartt, whose team needed to know which trailers were onsite, how many times those trailers moved, what was on their inbound and outbound loads, and then when those vehicles exited the premises. “We

This Week in Logistics News (April 2-6, 2018)

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It’s 32 degrees this morning. Chance of snow and freezing rain later this afternoon. This can only mean one thing: Opening Day for my son’s baseball team is upon us. His first two games of the season are tomorrow afternoon.

PSA Group to sell remaining stake in Gefco

Automotive Logistics

Acting as a 4PL for the carmaker, Gefco started managing GM’s inbound and outbound supply chain across Europe, Russia and Turkey, combining volumes with those from PSA.

Pillars to a Successful Transportation Experience: Carrier Management

CH Robinson Logistics

Companies with supply chains that span more than one continent often have shipments, whether inbound or outbound, being transported to various regions of the world to contend with. Pillars to a Successful Transportation Experience: Carrier Management | Transportfolio.

Third-party logistics: Future fields of opportunity?

Automotive Logistics

Seat, the Spain-based Volkswagen Group brand, wants to introduce methods that will help outbound logistics to follow more of the ‘just-in-time’ process in production, which could mean a change in how transport resources are allocated and planned.