Monthly Archives: April 2007

London to Host Carbon Footprint Supply Chain Summit

The Carbon Footprint Supply Chain Summit is the very first carbon management forum specifically devised for the retail and FMCG industry and tackling the key supply chain issues unique to this sector. It is also a unique opportunity to benchmark … Continue reading

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The Need for SCM Standards

Have you felt the great inertia which seems to have been holding back the advancement of total supply chain management over the past few years? It’s hard to put your finger on, but it truly exists as companies are uncertain … Continue reading

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Electronic Catalogues, Foundation for Supply Chain Management

Supply chains consist of the ongoing flow of products from source to end point consumption with many potential network types, storage locations and transport routings to support distibution of these products. The operative word in this discussion is products as … Continue reading

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Creating a Carbon Neutral Supply Chain

As consumers become increasingly environmentally selective, companies are recognising that they need to optimize their supply chains not only in terms of the traditional levers of cost and service level, but also in terms of carbon emissions. Aggressive carbon targets … Continue reading

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Carbon Down Profits Up – The Climate Group

The Climate Group publishes this, the third edition of Carbon Down Profits Up, at a time when climate change and energy security have become priorities for government and business alike. Over the last 12 months, we have observed an unprecedented … Continue reading

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Benchmark Your Way to Logistics Success

What is the most effective way to understand, control and improve the costs of your logistics operations? The simple answer is the to benchmark all operational aspects using detailed metrics and then compare these numbers to either industry standard information, or estimates … Continue reading

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RFID Publications and Blogs

Please find below a number of RFID related publications and blogs gathered from across the world wide web. RFID Journal RFID News RFID+ RFID Product News

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Investigate Inventory Modeling and Optimization

Introduction When it comes to dealing with inventory in your supply chain there is more to it than just straight inventory management and replenishment. To reach the highest service levels with the minimum amounts of inventory requires the use of … Continue reading

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