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Infor taking over GT Nexus!

Infor taking over GT Nexus!

The ERP and supply chain software specialists Infor, have just announced a few days ago that they are about to take over GT Nexus, one of the leading logistics, sourcing and visibility providers. The price is a stunning $675 million. Warburg Pincus (a private equity provider) own approximately 40% of GT Nexus; its founders and managers owning the balance. It […]

by · August 20, 2015 · Supply Chain
The growing importance in Supply Chain of Data Analytics and Big data

The growing importance in Supply Chain of Data Analytics and Big data

David Wilkins, the supply chain leader of Raytheon, the US’s giant defense contractor, has spoken out about how new technologies the likes of data analytics and Big Data are transforming supply chains, making them quicker and smoother. Raytheon roll out their Supply Advisory Council Whatever industry sector businesses operate within, the best companies are in the throes of improving their […]

by · July 31, 2015 · Supply Chain
Supply Chain News – Greece’s exit from the Eurozone – the affect global on supply chains

Supply Chain News – Greece’s exit from the Eurozone – the affect global on supply chains

The latest supply chain news of the difficulties that Greece’s inbound supply chains face brings new pressure to bear on an already stressed situation.  The recent result of the referendum to reject another bout of austerity measures has put the rest of Eurozone Europe into a tailspin that could result in Greece leaving the Eurozone altogether, leaving the other European […]

by · July 7, 2015 · Logistics, Supply Chain
European Supply Chain and Logistics Summit

Supply Chain Station looks back at the European Supply Chain and Logistics Summit 2015

As we are rapidly approaching the end of 2014, Supply Chain Station is looking back over the year gone by at one of the premier events in the global supply chain calendar – the European Supply Chain and Logistics Summit. This year’s 16th summit was held over three days between the 16th and 18th of June in Barcelona, Spain. The […]

by · December 3, 2014 · Supply Chain
Emergence of India as a new global manufacturing powerhouse

Emergence of India as a new global manufacturing powerhouse

We could be witnessing the emergence of India as a new global manufacturing powerhouse It could be that India is about to start living up to its promise of being a star sourcing destination. The new Prime Minister, Natendra Modi, is setting about invoking some changes that could make China and a few other Asian nations look to their laurels […]

by · November 21, 2014 · Supply Chain