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Caterpillar Logistics Services and ChevronTexaco Technology Ventures agree to sale of RelayStar N.V.

Caterpillar Inc. subsidiary to acquire ownership of last-mile service parts logistics specialist.

Putting inherent instability to good use.

Putting inherent instability to good use.

Fly by wire: why lean initiatives need APS to remain agileby Graham Hackwell, guest columnist

IDC Expects Total Western Europe Automotive IT Market Size to Reach $7.7 Billion by 2008

The business drivers of the automotive industry continue to force car manufacturers to examine certain functional business areas within their value chains.

Skills for Logistics backs Government Skills White Paper

Employer demand-led skills needs top agenda for new Government White Paper White Paper addresses reform of skills supply and use. Skills for Logistics welcomes Government's programme to put employers needs first.

The financial benefits of bonded warehousing

The financial benefits of bonded warehousing

Bonded warehousing can benefit a wide range of businessSimon Shore, EMEA Project Group Leader, RedPrairie.

Globalising supply chain presents logistics providers with new hurdles to overcome

Datamonitor's "European Logistics Market Map," research estimates that 45% (Euro 175.5bn) of total logistics spend in 2008 across the EU15 will be on outsourced logistics services.

New year, new challenges for supply chain professionals

New year, new challenges for supply chain professionals

It's a challenging time for supply chain professionals. With high profile press coverage of pilot projects in the US such as Wal-Mart and The US Department of Defense placing RFID mandates on their suppliers, the UK will soon feel the knock-on effect.

New Web based Evaluation Centre to offer audited, independent vendor and product information

New web, telephone and email service launches to help businesses select IT services and solutions.

Procurement Policy in Europe is Depriving Companies of Real Technology Benefits

47% of companies believe current procurement policies hinder business objectives. 43% of companies favour existing supplier relationships.

Air Products launches new Freshline traceability solution

Air Products, a leading supplier of gas based equipment and technology for the food industry, has teamed up with Traceall Ltd to introduce an innovative online traceability solution, which can be tailored to specific food process lines.

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