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Technology service providers

Birgit Fuchs Infineon

Infineon’s Birgit Fuchs: Standardisation, diversity and collaboration will be key for digital supply chain

2024-02-21T16:06:00+00:00By Megan Kelly

Automotive logistics firms are increasingly looking towards digital technologies not only to firefight problems, but to predict and prevent them while improving long-term capacity planning and operations.

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Auto1 Group rolls out Inform optimisation tools across European network

2024-02-13T12:03:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Following its pilot project with Inform’s yard management system in Hermau, Auto1 Group is now rolling out Inform optimsation tools across ten refurbishment centres in Europe

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Red Sofa Interview: VW logistics using rail and digital twins to boost sustainable operations in US and Mexico

2024-01-26T14:30:00+00:00By Megan Kelly

At ALSC Mexico, Christoph Hartmann, head of Transport Networks, VW Group Logistics is using digital twins to help improve inbound logistics, and is adapting lessons learned in Europe to boost digitalisation and sustainability. 

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Escalation in Taiwan could cause further semiconductor crisis in 2024

2024-01-09T16:01:00+00:00By Megan Kelly

As tensions and regulatory frictions rise, semiconductor supply may face disruption, prompting investment in semiconductor facilities in the US. 

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Hyundai parts division deploys autonomous robots in Alabama

2024-01-02T17:55:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Powertrain and seat manufacturer Hyundai Transys is using autonomous mobile robots supplied by Thira Robotics for in-plant logistics at its facility in Alambama

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Skoda adopts SAP digital platform for logistics overhaul at Vrchlabí

2023-12-18T11:35:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Skoda Auto has been working with wider VW Group logistics teams to streamline processes at the Vrchablí gearbox plant in the Czech Republic using the SAP S/4 Hana digital platform 

Peter Koltai said VW Mexico needs the help of AI to deal with large swathes of data from its supply chain

How Volkswagen Mexico is digitalising its supply chain

2023-12-06T23:28:00+00:00By Megan Kelly

Peter Koltai, senior director of production control, logistics at Volkswagen de México, says Mexico’s supply chain needs to expand its use of digital tools to manage challenges and secure opportunities

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Automotive Logistics & Supply Chain Mexico: Day two wrap-up

2023-12-06T16:20:00+00:00By Christopher Ludwig

To finish this year’s ALSC Mexico conference, Christopher Ludwig, editor-in-chief, Automotive Logistics runs through the highpoints of day two of the event.

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Thierry Bolloré joins About:Energy as director

2023-12-04T12:23:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Thierry Bolloré has taken a new role as director of About:Energy, a battery technology start-up, and will use his 30+ years’ experience to oversee its automotive strategy

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Hellmann teams up with shipzero to cut road transport emissions

2023-12-01T15:27:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics is working with shipzero to calculate road emissions and analyse the data to identify specific supply chain decarbonisation projects

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UK government reveals Battery Strategy to support EV production

2023-11-29T16:38:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

The UK government is investing £50m to build a resilient battery supply chain in support of the country’s future aims for EV production

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Renault Group partners with École des Ponts ParisTech for AI and supply chain digitalisation

2023-11-27T14:48:00+00:00By Megan Kelly

Renault Group has partnered with École des Ponts ParisTech to explore the future of AI optimisation in the supply chain.

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Hyundai to sell vehicles through Amazon and move supply chain operations to the cloud

2023-11-21T12:12:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Hyundai has signed a wide-ranging agreement with Amazon to sell its vehicles online and switch manufacturing and supply applications to the cloud

ALSC Digital Strategies 2023 Pieterjan Landuyt, Volvo Cars and Ronald Kleijwegt, Vinturas

The automotive supply chain is preparing for the next generation of AI

2023-11-14T14:46:00+00:00By Megan Kelly

How generative AI is being tested and put to use by automotive technology supplier ZF Friedrichshafen.

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ALSC Digital Strategies 2023 - Wrap-up day two

2023-11-14T13:30:00+00:00By Christopher Ludwig

Learn how digital technologies can be leveraged to ensure growth at the inaugural ALSC Digital Strategies. 

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Core connections for quality output at JLR

2023-11-14T13:11:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

JLR has has a digitally supported strategy for product lifecycle management in its assembly plants that relies on a core IT infrastructure.

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ALSC Digital Strategies 2023 - Wrap-up day one

2023-11-14T13:02:00+00:00By Christopher Ludwig

Learn how digital technologies can be leveraged to ensure growth at the inaugural ALSC Digital Strategies. 

ALSC Digital Strategies Lars Bäumann, Frank Göller and Birgit Boss

Exchanging healthy and trusted data in the supply chain

2023-11-08T17:01:00+00:00By Megan Kelly

Experts at ALSC Digital Strategies weigh in on how Catena-X could provide a solution and encourage more trust when it comes to data sharing.

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Staying adaptive as the logistics landscape goes digital

2023-11-07T16:22:00+00:00By Ilkhan Ozsevim

Tech experts from Autoliv, Blue Yonder and 4flow discussed the potential of supply chain digitalisation at this week’s ALSC Digital Strategies conference

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Digital Strategies conference to reveal top focuses for supply chain

2023-11-06T12:16:00+00:00By Ilkhan Ozsevim

Amidst the automotive industry’s rapid evolution into an era of digital innovation, the Automotive Logistics & Supply Chain Digital Strategies conference takes centre stage today in Munich. 

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