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    Audi’s logistics part 1: Prepared for a new reality

    2018-01-04T12:41:17Z

    The recent history of the Audi brand is written deeply into the company’s supply chain and logistics, and can be read across the carmaker’s expanding geography, plant and parts handling operations. It is here we see the complexity of Audi’s production network, which continues to see significant investment and transformation. ...

  • Ben Stanley
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    Outbound deliveries: Blocking in the truth

    2017-08-01T15:00:51Z

    Will bitcoin prove to be one of the most valuable innovations in changing the finished vehicle supply chain? If so, it is not because carmakers and logistics providers are moving their contracts from dollars, euros or yuan to the virtual currency (although given its recent escalation in value, some may ...

  • christianWill
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    Looking for the human-machine touch

    2017-05-03T11:26:37Z

    Digital technology is fast changing the way vehicles are built, with labour, data and engineering management set for new levels of automation, according to experts speaking at the recent automotiveIT Forum Production and Logistics. But while automotive plants and their supply chains adapt new concepts and equipment, including for ...