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VW opens global packaging centre with Imperial Logistics in Germany

2019-05-17T14:34:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

VW Group has officially opened a global packaging centre in the German port of Wilhelmshaven. The facility will be managed by Imperial Logistics, which will package parts to more than 30 international factories for VW Group brands, including Audi (which is the main tenant), Volkswagen and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. The ...

Ford Survival robot, Valencia

Ford trials self-driving factory robot

2019-05-17T08:21:00+01:00By Steve Garnsey



CDN releases system to ease vehicle data flow between carriers

2019-05-15T08:43:00+01:00By Marcus Williams


BMW plant, Spartanburg

BMW to collaborate with Braidy Atlas on US aluminium supply

2019-05-14T15:25:00+01:00By Steve Garnsey

BMW has signed an agreement for the sustainable supply of aluminium to its US assembly plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina, with Braidy Atlas, the joint venture between metal suppliers, Braidy Industries and Russia’s United Company Rusal.


Zim joins TradeLens to boost digitalisation

2019-05-01T11:15:00+01:00By Steve Garnsey

Global container shipping provider, Zim Integrated Shipping Services, has signed up to the TradeLens digital business platform, a service based on blockchain technology to provide secure shipping data and make global trade more efficient. The service was set up two years ago jointly by the Maersk shipping line and information ...

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Antonio Manuel Marcelo
Vice-President - Global Supply Chain

Antonio has over 30 years of Automotive Industry experience in the OEM and Tier 1 companies of Ford Motor Company and Visteon Corporation.During his carrier he held senior management positions in different areas from Quality to Engineering and Manufacturing being also the implementation lead for the Production System within South ...

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Frank Vorrath
Executive Partner – Supply Chain, Chief Supply Chain Officer and COO Service

Frank is a highly experienced executive who has been involved in supply chain and logistics management on strategic, tactical and operational levels to deliver sustainable business improvements and enhanced results. He has a proven track record in global business and supply chain strategy, supply chain management, operations and lean management, ...

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