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Traders Corner: Amir Rashad, Centersource Technologies

Amir Rashad, CEO & Founder of Centersource Technologies featured in our Traders Corner personality interview for our latest edition. What does ‘logistics’ mean to you?  It is the key to life as we know it, everything we use had a supply chain. So, it’s easy to take for granted   What made you want to work in the industry?  I grew up …

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BluJay Solutions

New age supply chains

Organisations are facing a new age of supply chains in the post-Brexit world and can overcome future disruption with better data access  Global supply chains will always be disrupted, but the past few years have been on another level. Supply chains right across the world have been grappling with the widespread impact of the pandemic, and at a local level, this has been paired with the ongoing consequences …

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DShippeo

The crucial role of real-time visibility

As technology and consumer demands advance, real-time visibility has become a necessary component in automotive supply chain execution  While lowering costs involved in supply chain execution may be the primary driver for implementing a real-time visibility solution, there are additional tactical and strategic benefits that contribute to ROI. Wesley Haaksma, Strategic Account Executive, Shippeo SAS discusses exclusively for International Trade Magazine the importance of real-time …

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IMHX

Discover IMHX Connect 2021

This year’s International Materials Handling Exhibition (IMHX 2021) will be delivered as a virtual event with the physical show returning in September 2022  The IMHX organisers, Informa Markets and the British Industrial Truck Association (BITA), described the decision to reposition IMHX 2021 as “necessary given current restrictions” but one “that opens a world of new …

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Overcoming driver shortages by improving delivery efficiency

The UK’s HGV driver shortage is becoming increasingly concerning, with the ‘perfect storm’ of Brexit, Covid-19 and growing demands exacerbating the problem. There are numerous reports of the lack of qualified drivers creating difficulties for the logistics industry, which is having a severe impact on many different sectors, including retail and manufacturing. With fresh food rotting while …

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Technology at Automatica Sprint

Comau will exhibit a vast portfolio of smart manufacturing solutions at the Automatica Sprint digital trade event, held online from June 22nd to 24th. Inside the digital space, attendees can experience the company’s unique HUMANufacturing approach to Industry 4.0 together with the products and technologies that enable it. These include exciting products such as the …

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SAL

SAL & SELA team up to provide events logistics solutions

SAL Saudi Logistics Services and “Sela” signed an agreement to provide ground handling services at main airports to support the organization of Sela’s seasonal entertainment events and activities, especially the company’s upcoming events by the end of the year. The signing took place at SAL’s headquarter in Jeddah between SAL’s CEO Omar Hariri and Eng. …

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Food Industry changes demand strategic thinking

Food Industry changes demand strategic thinking says Leigh Anderson, Managing Director, Bis Henderson Recruitment From producers to processors, wholesalers and retailers, the food industry employs many of the sharpest minds in supply chain management. In an industry based on the tightest of margins, where the smallest change can have great consequences, supply chain threats and …

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Ignoring corporate sustainability responsibilities is not an option

Ignoring corporate sustainability responsibilities is not an option for logistics providers. Any logistics services provider or online fulfilment company that is perceived to be merely paying lip service to ‘green’ issues or is inactive when it comes to corporate sustainability strategy, not only risks seriously undermining its own brand and reputation – but also those …

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