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Critical Issues Manufacturing/Supply Chain
Critical issues are thought provoking articles relating to strategy, legislation, technology, best practice and some of the most challenging business topics in the world of manufacturing and supply chain information technology. The articles in this section have been contributed by leading vendors, industry leaders, research analysts, trade associations and consultancies.
This collection of articles cover a variety of topics relating to the manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, transportation and distribution marketplace across Europe. They look at market trends, improvements in technology and some thought provoking comment on all aspects of optimising and improving efficiencies throughout the supply chain from raw material to finished product.
Other important topics covered in this section concern Health and Safety in Logistics with articles from the Health & Safety Executive (HSE).Taxation, government policy, climate change, recruitment and training schemes are all covered, as well as educational opportunities at various UK logistics educational facilities such at Cranfield University.
Mar 05, 2009 Comments (0)
As IT departments slash budgets in the midst of a credit crunch, companies are aiming to squeeze all they can out for their current IT systems to ensure they are getting the most bang for their buck.
Mar 05, 2009 Comments (0)
Despite some of the toughest trading conditions in over a generation, UK manufacturers look set to continue their green investments.
Mar 02, 2009 Comments (0)
An alarming trend of companies apparently ignoring health and safety in an attempt to save costs during the recession could result in logistics managers facing jail.
Feb 26, 2009 Comments (0)
Donaldson takes control of European distribution with Manhattan Associates
Feb 23, 2009 Comments (0)
It comes as no surprise to discover that companies in most sectors and of most sizes are cutting their IT budgets in the face of the current financial crisis. But many are stealing a march on their competitors by achieving the seemingly impossible...
Feb 12, 2009 Comments (0)
HM Revenue & Customs has changed its method of collecting business rates for companies based at ports and instead of charging landlords, it will now charge the occupiers.
Feb 10, 2009 Comments (0)
The CA commissioned study found that organisations are considering, and have budgeted for, software solutions to improve the efficiency of their IT infrastructure and to solve the environmental challenges posed by the rapidly increasing use of computing resources in large corporations.
Feb 06, 2009 Comments (0)
An increasing population and growing consumer demand for packaged foods has forced food and beverages industry to look at new technologies
Feb 02, 2009 Comments (0)
Although Salesforce.com has been the poster child for successful on-demand software vendors, the company has the long-term vision to see that, in order to continue its stellar growth pace, it needs to expand into new areas.