Supply Chain Advisory

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With COP 17 now underway IMO discusses the impact of its work to reduce GHG emissions from internati [...]

Mr. Sekimizu discussed matters related to IMO's work and cooperation between the UN to combat S [...]

Development of an international code of safety for ships operating in polar waters. [...]

Jack Westwood-Booth, IMO' Senior Deputy Director of the Division for marine technology and carg [...]

Gurpeet Singhota, IMO's Deputy Director for the Operational Safety Section of the Maritime Safe [...]

​IATA filed a request for antitrust immunity with the U.S. Department of Transportation to allow air [...]

​IATA called for speed and innovation to enable aviation to continue to deliver its vast social and [...]

​IATA Passenger Agency Conference adopted Resolutions supporting the development of the New Generati [...]

​IATA condemned the effects of air traffic controller strikes on flight delays and called for govern [...]

​The World Passenger Symposium will focus on initiatives transforming the passenger experience:  dis [...]

Hanjin Shipping Co. and its customers are being asked to pay more than usual to bring freight into U [...]

International Truck, a unit of Navistar Inc., announced that its new LT Series on-highway Class 8 tr [...]

MAN SE, the German truck-making arm of Volkswagen AG, plans to cut 1,400 jobs at its diesel-engine u [...]

Trailer maker Wabash National Corp. reached an agreement with EconCore N.V., for the exclusive right [...]

Vnomics Corp. announced Lockheed Martin Corp., an original investor, will further invest in the comp [...]

Contributed by: Norton Rose: Stephen Woods (Senior Associate, Singapore), Ben Rose (Partner, Singapo [...]

On March 9, Ezra Holdings entered into a placement agreement with Credit Suisse and DBS in order to [...]

Last Wednesday, China’s largest private shipbuilder, China Rongsheng Heavy Industries, announced pla [...]

The global shipping industry has been grabbing headlines lately, unfortunately for less admirable re [...]

It has been a long time coming, and we all suspect it has been going on for the last year or two, bu [...]

Market to remain tight going forward, says Evensen [...]

Operator puts second ro-ro vessel on route from end-October [...]

Shipping companies have grossly over-ordered new ships that have been delivered into a stagnant glob [...]

UK government urged to maintain single market access and wield more power internationally [...]

APL Logistics accused of disseminating false message that the Japanese line is facing bankruptcy [...]

A two-week-old Syrian ceasefire deal appeared to collapse on 22 September with the launching of a ma [...]

Armenia paraded newly-acquired weapon systems, including 9K720 Iskander (SS-26 'Stone') sh [...]

BAE Systems has been awarded a long-delayed USD54 million contract to provide 32 upgraded 155 mm M10 [...]

India signed an inter-governmental agreement (IGA) with France on 23 September in New Delhi for the [...]

Bell Helicopter on 22 September revealed a new unmanned tiltrotor aircraft in anticipation of a US M [...]

Inbound Logistics talks to carriers and third-party logistics (3PL) providers about sure-fire ways t [...]

Throughout the United States, a variety of cities and areas are arising as major logistics hubs and [...]

Inbound Logistics’ exclusive trucking market research report explores industry challenges and trends [...]

Freight remains a key component of most companies’ transportation expense. Along with ensuring the f [...]

Profile of Rogerio Branco, senior vice president, supply chain management, with Eaton. [...]

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Michael Massimino is Director of IT at Telogis while Marco Rossi is the Supply Chain Cloud Director [...]

Précis: CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Sep 12, 2016) - project44, a Chicago-based enterprise cloud comp [...]

It’s probably the same reason that 70% of those users have used the same software for several years— [...]

Millennials, individuals born between the years 1980-1999, are now almost all adults. This means tha [...]

Royal Mail has partnered with UK charity Missing People. Royal Mail's Community Investment Mana [...]

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A child is in danger. He’s having an asthmatic attack, but his inhaler has been left behind. And he’ [...]

David J Bronczek, CEO and President of FedEx Express (left) and Fred Smith, founder, chairman, presi [...]

In an effort to capture more of the ultra-time-sensitive air cargo market, IAG Cargo will launch a n [...]

DHL Parcel Europe has partnered with Pošta Slovenije of Slovenia and the Magyar Posta of Hungary to [...]

DUBAI – This year’s Air Cargo Handling conference ended today with stakeholders from across the air [...]

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As much as the upcoming World Cup in Brazil, has little to do with supply chain. The food supply see [...]

Kraft has volunteered to recalling 1.2 million cases of four brands of cottage cheese products due t [...]

Fast food workers protested to get a $15 minimum wage yesterday, but in Switzerland they are conside [...]

Across the US thousands of fast food workers are striking to demand a raise in their minimum wage to [...]

After Walmart announced that it expects its vendors to provide goods that have recyclable packaging, [...]

While it’s currently a shippers market, the authors of this year’s report contend that we’ve entered [...]

U.S. trade with its North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) partners Canada and Mexico dropped 1 [...]

Carloads were down 5.3 percent at 270,336, and intermodal containers and trailers fell 4.9 percent t [...]

Avoid quality program bureaucracy that can sap logistics productivity and increase costs [...]

A special report on how and why Mexico has emerged as the new nearshore destination [...]

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BEC (Systems Integration) Ltd has recently secured one of its largest hardware deals in its company [...], the independent UK provider of plastic pallets, has launched Nest M1; describe [...]

Katoen Natie, a provider of international logistics services and port operations, has continued its [...]

Two Palletways member businesses have won a joint contract extension to deliver goods to schools and [...]

An expanding marine and logistics firm in Southampton has boosted its cargo handling capabilities wi [...]

myHermes has revamped its cover scheme to give sole traders, SME retailers and consumers greater con [...]

Intelligent Telematics' IT1000 3G vehicle camera captured a highly dangerous overtaking manoeuv [...]

Popular JLT VERSO+ 10 dockable mobile computer now equipped with Intel® processor E3845 for 2.5x mor [...]

Intelligent Telematics has teamed up with Sopp+Sopp and Collision Management Systems to host a serie [...]

They also ensure that the Dubbo Removalists service provider arrives at the appointed date and time [...]

Camberley, UK: 21 September, 2016 WCS, (Worldwide Chain Stores) a dedicated provider of comprehensiv [...]

Oracle Recognises Inoapps’ Expertise in Delivering Specialized EMEA and Global Solutions At Oracle O [...]

With offices in London, Oxford, Swindon, Marlborough and Bath, leading multi-practice law firm Royds [...]

Paris, 12 September 2016 – Sensitive to the increasing demands of consumers, extend [...]

The ONS is pleased to announce that it has entered into a partnership with Certus Solutions to imple [...]

Rumors that A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S would split its operations into divisions concentrated on transp [...]

The 2016 US Presidential election brings concerns about tariffs and protectionism. Both sides of the [...]

Finalizes Agreement for Global Pharmaceutical Handling Certification [...]

While the trucking industry outlook remains bright—the American Trucking Associations predicts freig [...]

The combination brings together automation, data collection and edge sensors with a global presence. [...]

Acquisition intended to expand capabilities in the retail industry. [...]

Criteria to help assess software vulnerabilities, address known malware, review security controls an [...]

ACP offers manufacturing leaders with visual display and software solutions to manage information an [...]

Warehouse and distribution center managers in B2B and B2C have never been under more pressure to sca [...]

"The Pain of Packing in an E-Commerce World" [...]

JSC RZD Logistics began testing the new technology of railway transportation of perishable goods fro [...]

JSC RZD Logistics cooperated with JSC Refservice to organize transportation of food products in 40-f [...]

The Analytical Centre of ‘Expert’ media holding carried out an analysis of activities of Russian tra [...]

FELB again proves their role as main Asia-Europe railway operator and pioneer in this specific busin [...]

 RZD Logistics (a subsidiary of Russian Railways) and Azerbaijan Railways will develop the Internati [...]

The Panama Canal Expansion is a project that has been long awaited not just by Panama, but all the s [...]

The sharing economy and peer-to-peer network services open a completely new mental model. Old servic [...]

Finish Line Inc. the athletic retailer recently reported that they will be closing 25% of its stores [...]

With the ascendance of Amazon, major Ecommerce players and changing consumer/B2B purchasing behavior [...]

A recent thought provoking article by Scott Santens on Self Driving trucks brings some interesting p [...]

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In South Sudan, the World Health Organization (WHO) supports the Ministry of Health and works with 6 [...]

In the last few months, a number of attacks against health-care workers, medical transports and faci [...]

The World Health Organization deplores the bombing of a clinic run by Medecins Sans Frontieres in Ku [...]

WHO welcomes the launch of the 2030 Sustainable Development (SDG) agenda, and commits to work with p [...]

The conflict in Yemen is entering its 10th week and the numbers of dead and injured continue to grow [...]

Between 23 August and 11 September 2016 the National IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia reported five ( [...]

On 8 September 2016 the National IHR Focal Point for Austria notified WHO of a laboratory confirmed [...]

Between 20 July and 18 August 2016, the National IHR Focal Point of Saudi Arabia reported eight (8) [...]

On 30 July 2016, the Ministry of Public Health, Thailand, announced a laboratory confirmed case of M [...]

On 11 August 2016, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China notified WHO of five [...]

Addressing the United Nations General Assembly, Ireland’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Tr [...]

From spurring momentum to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to combatting terroris [...]

Emphasizing that the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is the world’s “common r [...]

Accusing the United Nations Security Council of “shameful indifference” and “failure” in stopping th [...]

Several Southeast Asian nations today took to the podium of the United Nations General Assembly to s [...]

Major macroeconomic realignments are affecting prospects differentially across the world’s countries [...]

This issue discusses a number of factors affecting global growth, as well as growth prospects across [...]

Global growth remains moderate and uneven, and a number of complex forces are shaping the outlook. T [...]

The pace of recovery has disappointed in recent years, and downside risks have increased, including [...]

Global activity has broadly strengthened and is expected to improve further in 2014–15, according to [...]

Over the years, we’ve had so many wonderful and moving talks at the TEDWomen conference, but perhaps [...]

On September 12, TED welcomed its latest class of the TED Residency program, an in-house incubator f [...]

As usual, the TED community has lots of news to share this week. Below, some highlights. Man vs. mac [...]

At the foundation of every significant transformation is a question: “What if?” These two words unlo [...]

Many people ask, “How are speakers selected for TEDWomen? The answer is that speakers, like ideas, c [...]

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