Monthly Archives: July 2011

Purolator wins Third-Party Logistics Sustainability Award for its work with Echo Global Logistics

Purolator, Canada’s leading integrated freight and parcel solutions provider, is pleased to announce that it was recently awarded Logistics Quarterly’s 2011 Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Sustainability Award for demonstrating leadership in sustainable supply chain practices. Purolator received the prestigious award at … Continue reading

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Precor Home Fitness Selects Netsuite to Whip Operations into Shape

NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry’s leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP software suites, today (July 20th) announced that Precor Home Fitness deployed NetSuite for its end-to-end wholesale/distribution business needs. The solution is used for managing business operations across … Continue reading

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How Great Logistics Beats the Great Depression

“The recovery from the Great Recession has proven to be more elusive and prolonged than any in our history.” This statement by Rosalyn Wilson, the author of the 22nd Annual State of Logistics Report says it all: The global economy … Continue reading

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Capgemini adds BPO Facility in Northern India with new Gurgaon Facility

Capgemini, one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, today (July 5th) inaugurated its new Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) centre in Gurgaon, its first BPO centre in North India and sixth in India. Spread across an … Continue reading

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Kraft Foods Names Daniel Myers Executive Vice President, Supply Chain

Kraft Foods (NYSE: KFT) announced today (June 30th) that Daniel Myers will join the company in September as Executive Vice President, Supply Chain. Myers, 56, will lead the functional groups that make up the company’s integrated supply chain, including Procurement, … Continue reading

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