LeanLogistics of Canada Welcomes Air Canada to Growing Client Base

Holland, Mich., – LeanLogistics, a global leader in innovative SaaS transportation technology and supply chain services, welcomes its first Canadian client, Air Canada, to its growing base of international clients. In this new strategic partnership, Air Canada will leverage the LeanLogistics On-Demand TMS® to improve visibility and performance in its cargo service, carrier and customer communication as well as implement […]

Flextronics Medical to Open Malaysia Facility to Complement Existing Low-Cost Footprint and Support Growth for Manufacturing Services

SINGAPORE, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Flextronics (Nasdaq: FLEX) today announced that Flextronics Medical will open a dedicated, 180,000 square foot facility in Senai, Johor, Malaysia. This expansion will support a significant rise in demand from medical OEMs, while providing additional low-cost geographic diversity to meet our customers’ needs. Flextronics Medical’s new clean room manufacturing, ISO13485 compliant facility […]

RedPrairie Store Forecast solution orchestrates product and people for planning of labor and inventory

Single demand stream based on point-of-sale data helps reduce out-of-stocks, increase turns, and improve customer experience ATLANTA – RedPrairie Corporation, a productivity solutions provider, announced the arrival of Store Forecast today, the first forecasting solution that synchronizes inventory Flowcasting and workforce management (WFM) technologies. “85 percent of retail out-of-stocks are due to in-store issues, in two major varieties,” says Steve Banker, […]

Ryder Appoints Gregory Knott Vice President Information Technology Supply Chain Solutions

MIAMI, FL, Oct 25, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, today announced the appointment of Gregory Knott to Vice President of Information Technology (IT) for its Supply Chain Solutions (SCS) business segment. In this new role, Mr. Knott will lead an IT team responsible for the development, […]

Heineken Goes Green – Beer by Barge

On October 1st Heineken has taken another step towards a sustainable supply chain. Near one of the main Heineken Breweries in Zoetermeer lies the brand new barge terminal Alpherium in Alphen aan de Rijn. Heineken is it’s launching customer. The Alpherium is the largest in land container terminal of the Netherlands. Heineken and the Van Uden Group, which operates the […]

IFCO signs RPC service agreement with CARREFOUR in France

IFCO announces, that CARREFOUR, the leading retailer in France, with more than 5,000 points of sale, has signed a contract with IFCO to become its Reusable Packaging Service Provider for fruits and vegetables and meat products. Karl Pohler, CEO of IFCO: “We are very pleased that CARREFOUR France has selected IFCO as its RPC service provider and are committed to […]