Healthcare Supply Chain Management, Infrastructure & Services

The healthcare industry involves the provision of goods and services related to the medial treatment of patients. Today, the healthcare supply chain is a network of resources, scattered across facilities and entities in different cities and countries. To be effectively managed, supply chain resources need to be linked. Suppliers, partners and customers; each performing a role in the supply chain, and each user and/or automated process are small 'hubs' contributing to the movement of goods, funds as well as information in the supply chain.

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DHL wins contract worth GBP 1.6 billion revenue over 10 years with the UK Governments Department of Health

DHL Logistics has won a 10-year deal totalling GBP 1.6 billion /Euro 2.3 billion in revenue to manage GBP 22 billion/Euro 32 billion total spend with the UK Governments Department of Health.

Global Healthcare User Group chooses GS1 as sole system of standards in healthcare

The global GS1 Healthcare User Group (HUG) has officially announced that it will use GS1 standards exclusively as the basis for its automatic product identification developments, including bar codes and Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags

Global Healthcare User Group chooses GS1 as sole system of standards in healthcare

Global Healthcare User Group chooses GS1 as sole system of standards in healthcare

The global GS1 Healthcare User Group has officially announced that it will use GS1 standards exclusively as the basis for its automatic product identification developments, including bar codes and Radio Frequency Identification tags

SSA Global and Unipart Form Strategic Alliance to Optimize Supply Chain Management

SSA Global today announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with the Unipart Group to market optimized supply chain management services.

PHILIPS MEDICAL SELECTS UPS TO RUN GLOBAL LOGISTICS NETWORK

Royal Philips Electronics announces it has selected UPS to redesign and operate its global service parts logistics (SPL) network in a move to significantly improve customer service at its Medical Systems division.

iForce opens new warehouse for Boots.com

iForce opens new warehouse for Boots.com

iForce, the e-fulfilment and reverse logistics specialist, has officially opened The Fort, a new 164,000 sq ft warehouse facility in Birmingham.

AME announces special offer for UK and Ireland delegates

The Association of Manufacturing Excellence has announced it is offering discounted rates for UK and Ireland delegates attending its annual conference in Dallas.

Procter & Gamble's Northern Service Centre opens with a Swisslog automated pallet warehouse solution.

Friday 31st March was the official opening day for the new Northern Service Centre for P&G.

Five Reasons Why Logistics is Moving from the Basement to the Boardroom - New White Paper from IBM

The most obvious reason why global logistics is now getting C-level attention is a four-letter word: COST!

MediTek implement SAP Business One and Citrix to climb to success

MediTek implement SAP Business One and Citrix to climb to success

MediTek have chosen Codestone to implement the Best of Breed Business Management Software solution for SMEs SAP Business One.

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