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  • OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
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    Outsourcing's thin grey line

    2014-02-17T16:40:43Z

    The boundary between outsourced supply chain and in-house manufacturing is moving all the time. Where should carmakers draw the line?Once, perhaps, it was easy to see where logistics management and labour stopped and where manufacturing started at assembly plants. Parts were taken from the trucks at the loading dock of ...

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    ​Ceva announces Matrix TMS upgrade

    2014-01-22T10:45:53Z

    Ceva Logistics has released a new package of IT solutions based on the Ceva Matrix transportation management solution (TMS), which it purports will drive down costs and improve delivery performance for customers, including those in the automotive industry. The package was developed to improve efficiency across the group’s international logistics ...

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    Maruti Suzuki on raising the Indian supply chain

    2013-12-17T11:05:00Z

    Competition can do wonders for a business. When rivals outdo a company, it is often forced to explore possibilities that were previously unknown to it. This is something Sudam Maitra, former senior managing executive officer for supply chain at Maruti Suzuki, realised early in a purchasing career that has spanned three decades

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    Raising the Indian supply chain: Q&A with Sudam Maitra

    2013-12-17T10:57:07Z

    Sudam Maitra (pictured) talks to Ramesh Kumar about using third party logistics providers and mapping the tier supply chain Ramesh Kumar: You’re planning a new manufacturing facility in Gujarat. Will you entice suppliers to set up factory-side facilities? Sudam Maitra: It will be a mix-and-match. Today, we have ...

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    China reports: an industry on the advance

    2013-12-06T16:38:23Z

    In China’s complex automotive landscape, logistics is crucial, but OEMs and 3PLs still face a steep learning curve on which they can help each other. In this story... Push for quality logistics Supply chain engineering 3PLs falling behind Export services Working together China’s vehicle sales and production growth has ...

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    Track and trace in India: monitoring progress

    2013-12-06T15:56:40Z

    Collaboration in modern supply chains requires better visibility, but in India there are almost as many views on how to achieve this as there are vehicles in transit. Stories in this section: Glovis's 'control ’ logistics Fiat on control rooms ​ In this story... Value-adding visibility Cloud suspicions Who will ...

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    Gaining power through diversity in ASEAN

    2013-12-06T15:25:23Z

    Southeast Asian countries are intensifying their logistics networks to accommodate growth in sales and exports In this story... The Thai production hub Moving parts Finished vehicle exports Supply chain integration Malaysian changes Countries on the rise As automotive production rises in the Asia-Pacific region, Southeast Asia has emerged as ...

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    Feeding the lean machine in North America

    2013-12-03T12:20:36Z

    Efficient and growing production is putting pressure on tier suppliers to better manage their own logistics networks in North America Capacity and creativity Shape of things to come Balance at Draexlmaier Flexibile space use Local goes global IT for support Mergers and acquisitions Tier one suppliers in North America are ...

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    ​Ceva signs three-year contract with Scania

    2013-11-27T15:32:43Z

    Ceva Logistics has announced a three-year contract with truck and bus maker Scania worth €3.5m ($4.6m). Under the agreement Ceva will manage the delivery of spare parts to 100 locations in Spain and Portugal, equal to around 2,300 tonnes annually. Scania’s services and quality director Ángel Vázquez said there were ...

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    What will China’s latest reforms mean for automotive logistics?

    2013-11-20T13:26:19Z

    The outline of the Chinese government’s reforms following its third plenum congress could have a significant impact on the automotive logistics sector. We analyse the changes proposed to finance, investment, commodity prices and state-owned enterprises The document released last week by the Chinese central government following an important closed door ...

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    Urbain replaces Schlanger as CEO of Ceva

    2013-11-18T11:40:46Z

    Ceva Logistics’ current CEO Marvin Schlanger will step down from the role at the beginning of January next year and make room for Xavier Urbain (pictured), who moves over from his present position as president of investment and trading company HL Holding. Schlanger took up the role in October last ...

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    Ceva to handle parts distribution for Terex in Brazil

    2013-11-13T15:38:07Z

    Ceva Logistics has signed a three-year contract with Terex, a global manufacturer of lifting and material-handling equipment, to manage its integrated hub for parts distribution in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Terex makes equipment for industries including construction, infrastructure, quarrying, mining, shipping, transport, energy, refining, utilities and manufacturing. The 1,430-square-metre parts distribution ...

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    Brown moves to Panalpina as Angwin makes board

    2013-11-06T18:07:18Z

    Doug Brown, who served as general manager of business development for Automotive at Ceva Logistics, has left the company to pursue a new position at ocean and air freight logistics provider, Panalpina. Brown takes up the position of vice president of automotive and manufacturing and will oversee operations in China. ...

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    Dew officially head of Ceva in Asia Pacific

    2013-11-06T18:04:44Z

    Ceva Logistics has appointed Peter Dew as president, Asia Pacific. The announcement makes formal the role he has held on an interim basis since July when Didier Chenneveau left the position amidst a management reshuffle. Dew has been a member of Ceva’s Executive Board since 2008. Since joining the company ...

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    India packaging – the next best thing to being naked

    2013-10-04T17:07:04Z

    Short of parts arriving without any packaging at all, OEMs and inbound logictics providers in India are working together to ensure line-side delivery in the most efficient and cost-effective means possible Experts claim that the price of packaging, including its transport costs and impacts on the automotive supply chain, account ...

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    Michelin renews contract with Ceva

    2013-10-02T15:40:58Z

    Tyremaker Michelin has renewed its contract with Ceva Logistics for the management of its 25,000-square-metre tyre warehouse at the company’s Valladolid plant in Spain. Under the three-year contract, Ceva will provide warehousing services, inventory management, picking and loading, as well as transport bound for Michelin customers, which include automotive manufacturers, ...

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    Jungheinrich wins Ceva award for second year running

    2013-10-02T13:49:10Z

    Warehouse equipment provider Jungheinrich has been named Ceva Logistics’ top supplier in Europe for the second year running. Amongst the suppliers to whom Ceva contracts and subcontracts services, the European Supplier of the Year award is offered to the group providing the best services across the supply chain in the ...

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    Ceva expands services for Ford in US

    2013-09-18T14:26:48Z

    Ceva Logistics is expanding its business with Ford at the carmaker’s Kansas City Assembly Plant in Missouri, which makes the F-150 Regular, Super and Crew Cab and will produce the Ford Transit full-size van in 2014. The signing, which is part of a contract renewal, makes it Ceva’s longest running ...

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    Mendunekas takes South America role at Ceva

    2013-09-10T10:12:16Z

    Ceva Logistics has appointed Fabio Mendunekas as its vice president of Business Development for South America. He will be in charge of Ceva’s commercial business development and marketing in the region, as well as developing strategies aimed at continuing the company’s growth in the South American market. The sectors he ...

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    ​Neptune appoints Bruno Sidler as executive committee member

    2013-09-10T09:42:45Z

    Bruno Sidler has joined the Board of Directors of Singapore-based container shipping and logistics company Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) and will serve as a member of its executive committee. Sidler has worked for over 30 years within the logistics industry. He became president and CEO at Panalpina in 1998 ...