Saturday 21st Oct 2017 - Logistics Manager

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DHL targets medical sector final mile

DHL Supply Chain has launched a final mile solution for the life sciences medical device sector that “consolidates field inventory into single locations and uses quality management systems to provide better control and traceability of valuable products”.

K+N wins Sanofi contract

Kuehne + Nagel has won a contract with global life science company Sanofi to handle its warehouse activities in Geel, Belgium.

Yusen expands pharma business

Yusen Logistics is expanding its involvement in the pharma research and development supply chain.

UPS Switzerland

UPS launches time critical service

UPS is targeting the healthcare, manufacturing and aerospace sectors with a service for urgent time-critical shipments in Europe.

Walgreens Boots Alliance picks E2open

Pharmacy giant Walgreens Boots Alliance has picked E2open for sales & operations planning for its global brands supply chain. It will also provide demand planning, supply planning, inventory optimisation and supplier collaboration.

How GSK implemented S&OP

Neil James, former vice president integrated business planning at GlaxoSmithKline, examined the challenges involved in designing a Sales and Operations Planning process, when he spoke on the second day of the Logistics & Supply Chain Conference.