Space Supply Chain – an Infographic

I love infographics. If you’ve seen my board on Pinterest (1), you probably already knew that.  According to Wikipedia infographics are: Information graphics or infographics are graphic visual representations of information, data or knowledge intended to present complex information quickly and clearly. They can improve cognition by utilizing graphics to enhance the human visual system’s ability to see patterns and trends.(2)

What Sandy can teach us about the importance of online communication

This is a re-post of an article I wrote for EyeforTransport, which can be found here. When I was at the European 3PL Summit last month, I watched a CapGemini consultant present the 3PL Study results. When he got to the Supply Chain Innovation part of the report he said something that really blew my mind. He told the audience […]

Combining Bricks and Clicks: Dutch Retailer Premiers New Concept

Albert Heijn’s Online Customers can drop by a Pick Up Point to get their ordered groceries Albert Heijn, the largest grocery chain in the Netherlands, premiered a new service on November 1st: the Pick Up Point, where consumers pick up groceries ordered online at a scheduled time and pick up point. As the service is only available in a small […]

Ingram Micro Reports 2012 Third Quarter Financial Results

Global Reach and Broad Product Portfolio Help Drive Revenue Growth in All Regions in Local Currencies SANTA ANA, Calif.,Oct. 25, 2012/PRNewswire/ — Ingram Micro Inc.(NYSE: IM), the world’s largest wholesale technology distributor and a global leader in IT supply-chain, mobile device lifecycle services and logistics solutions, today announced financial results for the third quarter endedSeptember 29, 2012. Worldwide sales of$9.03 billionwere […]

3PL Summit Day Three – The Morning

Time flies when you are having fun, even if you’re at the EyeforTransport European 3PL Summit, so before you know it you are at the start of Day Three. Well, Main Conference Day Two, but I covered that yesterday already, so Three it is. Traffic was much lighter coming in to Antwerp and the weather was still great, so everything […]

3PL Summit Day Two

Today was the second day of the EyeforTransport 3PL Summit. As I’m looking at the program I’m realizing that the title of this post can be confusing for some, as the program says Main Conference Day One. I wrote about Day One yesterday, so I’ll just stubbornly call this Day Two. The day started with a presentation by Rolf Habben […]