Monthly Archives: April 2011

Agentrics launches new Supply Chain Collaboration Platform

Agentrics, a leader in retail and supply chain solutions, is going back to its roots as an early pioneer of the industry‚Äôs first ever collaborative exchange platform for retailers, with the announcement that it is launching a new solution suite, … Continue reading

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DHL Logistics tech innovation delivering results

From silicon.com: “You might think a long career in IT is a prerequisite for heading up a corporate IT department but for DHL Logistics CIO Hugo Patten the route to CIO was far more varied. Patten started out working in … Continue reading

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Kellogg Company Names Sterling as Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain

Kellogg Company (NYSE: K) today (April 15) announced that Steven Sterling is joining the company as Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain, effective April 18. He will serve as a member of the company’s Executive Leadership Team and report to … Continue reading

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Why Should Manufacturers Get Social With Their Supply Chains?

In recent years manufacturers have globalised their operations due to the need to reduce costs and to explore business opportunities in new markets. Establishing a new manufacturing plant in a remote location has its problems, the most important of which … Continue reading

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IBM Helps Danone to Accelerate and Secure Order Processing and B2B Interactions Through a Smarter Commerce Partner Network

IBM today (NYSE: IBM), announced that Danone, a leading global dairy producer, is working with IBM to provide a secure trading network for that helps expedite and automate business transactions with its customers, business partners and suppliers. IBM is replacing … Continue reading

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Accellos Names Bill Ashburn General Manager of Transportation Software Solutions

Accellos, a leading provider of supply chain execution software solutions, has named Bill Ashburn General Manager of its line of transportation software solutions. Accellos has recently restructured into business units focused on Transportation, WMS, Third Party Logistics and Supply Chain … Continue reading

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Supply Chain Lessons From Japan

From Forbes: “Boeing (BA) faces new delays in the delivery of the Dreamliner. GM (GM) slows or shutdown production in U.S. factories due to a shortage of parts. Toyota (TM) expected to lose $73 million for every day its factories … Continue reading

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Hub Group acquires Exel Transportation Services

Hub Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HUBG), one of the nation’s leading freight transportation management companies, announced today that it purchased Exel Transportation Services (ETS) for $83 million before post closing adjustments. ETS is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hub Group, operating … Continue reading

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