Tier suppliers

Profiles of the latest Tier Supplier in the logistics space

Tier Suppliers

Guido Vildozo, Senior Manager, Americas Light Vehicle Sales Forecasting at S&P Global

What’s ahead for Mexico? North America production and sales outlook

2022-11-24T16:00:00+00:00By Automotive Logistics

Guido Vildozo at S&P Global to explore the latest global trends and drivers shaping carmaker strategies and volume targets, and how this will impact on Mexican automotive production and exports.

Roberta Palacio, Continental

Logistics powering growth – interview with Roberta Palacio, Contitech

2022-11-24T16:00:00+00:00By Christopher Ludwig

Roberta Palacio explains what Continental division Contitech is doing to strengthen its logistics across North America and the role that Mexico is playing in its supply chain across the Americas.

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Volkswagen strives for strong logistics for a stronger future in Mexico

2022-11-22T15:05:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

VW is putting new processes in place to build resilience and flexiblity into production and logistics at its Puebla plant in Mexico after two years of disruption as it looks toward electric vehicle production.

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Ford to cut carbon across supply chain with Manufacture 2030

2022-11-22T10:36:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Ford has joined the online cross-industry platform Manufacture 2030, which provides digital tools to measure, manage and help reduce carbon emissions produced in the supply chain


Hyundai Mobis parts centre will feature autonomous logistics

2022-11-15T09:46:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

Hyundai Mobis will build a $72m integrated parts logistics centre in Gyeongju next year that will use autonomous mobile robots and feature sustainable energy supply

Pirelli scorpion winter tyres

Pirelli to invest €114m in Mexico plant

2022-11-08T13:12:00+00:00By Hazel Southwell

The plant in Silao, Mexico will increase production up to 8.5m pieces with the investment, announced after ten years of manufacture at the site. 

Jaguar Electric Vehicle platform

Jaguar Land Rover chooses Wolfspeed for semiconductor supply

2022-11-03T12:48:00+00:00By Hazel Southwell

Electronic subcomponents supplier Wolfspeed will supply semiconductors to Jaguar Land Rover’s forthcoming electric vehicle range, beginning with Range Rover models in 2024


Renault keeps an eye on the road ahead

2022-11-01T14:04:00+00:00By Hazel Southwell

Renault Group is working with Shippeo to build greater transparency into the carmaker’s supply chain and avoid the sort of disruption to the inbound parts supply that has become the norm over the last two years


Russia pins hopes on electric future as carmakers continue exodus

2022-10-31T17:18:00+00:00By Automotive Logistics

As foreign carmakers continue to cut ties with Russia the country is finding it hard to secure parts for nationalised production and is now looking at EV investment as a strategy to rebuild


Persistent parts shortages mean delay in vehicle deliveries for VW

2022-10-31T16:05:00+00:00By Marcus Williams

VW Group deliveries were down -12.1% in the first three quarters of 2022 because of a “persistent shortage of parts”. The VW brand’s order backlog stands at 700,000 vehicles in Europe alone


Bosch expands EV motor production in US

2022-10-28T14:00:00+01:00By Hazel Southwell

Tier one supplier Bosch is investing in electric motor and fuel cell stack production at two separate facilities in South Carolina as demand for its EV technology grows


ALSC Mexico to bring crises, continuity and competition into focus

2022-10-25T13:54:00+01:00By Hazel Southwell

Carmakers, tier suppliers and their logistics partners return to the Mexico City in November this year to discuss how the Mexican automotive industry is working to bring opportunity out of disruption


Pushing for greater parity in the supply chain

2022-10-25T10:14:00+01:00By Hazel Southwell

Getting more women into operational and managerial roles in the automotive logistics industry means tackling some fundamental challenges and raising awareness that opportunities exist

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AL FVL autumn 2022 digital edition – Structural changes for sustainable supply chains

2022-10-17T13:38:00+01:00By Automotive Logistics

The latest edition of Automotive Logistics and Finished Vehicle Logistics magazine features in-depth interviews with Audi and GM, as well as insight into the latest legislation affecting US transport and supply chain logistics


Evolution Time Critical opens control centre in Portugal

2022-10-11T11:39:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

Evolution Time Critical has opened a logistics control centre in Porto, Portugal to serve a growing automotive market with emergency logistics services


Six notes on a supply chain crisis: key takeaways from ALSC Global 2022

2022-10-04T15:08:00+01:00By Christopher Ludwig

Flexibility rules the waves of logistics, but supply chain managers want better visibility and data to make decisions, while investing in the right skills

bosch digital supply chain

Validating supply chain data to improve decision making

2022-10-04T12:16:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

Carmakers and their supplier and logistics partners need to work together on gathering supply chain data, analysing it properly and sharing the information to quicly respond to potential disruption


Visibility is the key to supply chain resiliency

2022-10-03T10:34:00+01:00By Hazel Southwell

At this year’s Automotive Logistics and Supply Chain Global conference experts from GM and logistics providers IAC Group, Ceva and DSV agreed that data gathering and analysis can build supply chain vresilience 

United Road drivers

A hire purpose for US automotive logistics

2022-10-03T08:36:00+01:00By Marcus Williams

Speakers from Stellantis, Adient, Carter Logistics and Maersk addressed the pressing problem of driver recruitment at this year’s ALSC Global conference in Detroit

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