eyefortransport Weekly Newsletter 29th August 2013
DSV make aquisition; China rail a viable aternative? 3PL-Customer Webinar tomorrow
Some great articles this week from Cathy Roberson and Kevin O’Meara, and interesting moves from TNT Express after the aborted sale to UPS.
Also, make sure you sign-up for the webinar taking place tomorrow morning ‘Innovation: The 3PL Relationship Game Changer’ featuring expert speakers from Wonderful Brands, Honeywell ECC, Trimble Navigation and DHL Global Forwarding.
News This Week:
DSV - DSV acquires SBS Worldwide Holdings Ltd.
DSV has today signed an agreement to acquire the entire share capital of the UK based SBS Worldwide Holdings Ltd.
Toll takes on Australian Post for a piece of the Australian ecommerce market
Article by Cathy Morrow Roberson from Transport Intelligence - Published on August 28th 2013
TNT Express explores sale of Dutch part of TNT Fashion
TNT Express announces it has decided to explore sale opportunities for the Dutch operations of its specialist fashion supply chain business TNT Fashion.
China’s rail hopes to become a viable option to air and truck
Article by Cathy Morrow Roberson from Transport Intelligence - Published on August 21st 2013
Sometimes it takes more than a good supply chain to be competitive
Article by Cathy Morrow Roberson from Transport Intelligence - Published on August 28st 2013
Is Domestic Oil Drilling The Right Security Policy for the US?
Article by Kevin O'Meara from Transport Intelligence - Published on August 26th 2013
Featured Content: Complimentary Webinar - Innovation: The 3PL Relationship Game Changer,
eyefortransport announces a free webinar ‘Innovation: The 3PL Relationship Game Changer’ featuring expert speakers from Wonderful Brands, Honeywell ECC, Trimble Navigation and DHL Global Forwarding
eyefortransport will be hosting a complimentary webinar focussed on driving innovation in 3PL-Customer relationships. The webinar, taking place Friday 30th August at 10:30am CET, will bring together logistics industry experts to discuss best practices for improving relationships in logistics outsourcing.
- Kris Van Ransbeek- Head of Supply Chain - Wonderful Brands, Lorenzo Fornaroli - Logistics Director EMEA - Honeywell ECC and Guido Jacobs - Senior Manager Global Logistics - Trimble Navigation will be explaining how you can ensure you and your customers align company vision and values to become more collaborative and raise the bar for innovative performance.
- Nick Wyss, Head of Sector Retail EMEA, DHL Global Forwarding will be outlining the difference between ‘disrupting’ and ‘disruptive’ innovation and discussing who he thinks is responsible for innovation between 3PLs and their customers.
The webinar is being produced in conjunction with the 11th Annual 3PL Summit and Chief Supply Chain Officer Forum, taking place on November 12-14th in Amsterdam. The main event brings together over 300+ senior executives from 3PL providers, retailers and manufacturers for two days of crucial industry debate, key insight from world class speakers and dedicated networking time.
To register for the webinar click here,
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