Tag der Logistik | 10 April 2014 | Germany

Logistics makes it possible. To graphically represent the diversity of the tasks in this important sector of the economy, are at the 10 April 2014 grant companies from industry, trade and services for the seventh time all interested parties free insight into their operations. Logistics Institute open their doors and presenting research projects and educational institutions present their offers for logistics

More information : http://www.tag-der-logistik.de (in german)

Logistics & Supply Chain Conference | 2-3 April 2014 | London, United Kingdom

Supply Chain Standard's 12th annual Logistics & Supply Chain Conference takes place on Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd April 2014 in central London and give senior thinkers the best chance all year to:

  • Discover the latest Supply Chain thinking for the year ahead
  • Explore invaluable examples of best practice from renowned organisations
  • Premium networking with quality delegates

Delegates hear from, and get the enviable chance to question, international experts speakers on key topics such as:

AKJ Automotive Conference | 2-3 April 2014 | Saarbrücken - Germany

The annual congress of the AKJ Automotive is aimed at decision makers, managers and experts from the automotive industry and its suppliers as well as responsible for the development and implementation of new strategies, concepts, structures, processes and systems.

Take advantage of the opportunity for an exciting conference in Saarbrücken with lectures, debates, workshops and discussion groups for new information, experiences, best practices locally and contacts. Discuss with about what to expect now and in the coming years.

SITL Europe 2014 | 1-4 April 2014 | Paris - France

Attend the international meeting place for Transport, Logistics and Freight Forwarding!

SITL Europe brings together all the innovative products and services dedicated to the supply, distribution and supply chain of tomorrow. It is the most complete concentration of transport and logistics users from the industry and retail and serves the entire community of goods transporters and suppliers of logistics services.

Given the economic context, SITL Europe chose to highlight the transport sector and the international influence of the exhibition for its 2014 edition.

20. Handelslogistik Kongress | 25-26 March 2014 | Köln, Germany

Untersuchungen von EHI und GS1 sowie der gemeinsam mit dem Fraunhofer IML durchgeführten Trendstudien zur Handelslogistik belegen, das in der Handelslogistik nach wie vor zahlreiche Optimierungspotenziale brachliegen.

Für den Handel gibt es auch in Kooperation mit Lieferanten und Logistik-Dienstkleistern zahlreiche Ansätze, Logistikprozesse effizienter und marktgerechter zu gestalten, um einen Wettbewerbsvorsprung zu erreichen oder zu verteidigen.

Project Scale Conference | 19 March 2014 | Cranfield, United Kingdom

The next Project SCALE Conference is due to be held on 19 March 2014 at Cranfield University and this newsletter provides more information about the day. We do hope you can join us and share in the tremendous progress the Project has made.

Step Change in Agri-Food Logistics Ecosystems (Project SCALE) is a 3 year transnational project which is developing new tools and frameworks to help improve the Triple Bottom Line of social, environmental and economic factors within the agri-food supply chain.

Automotive Logsitics Europe Conference | 11-13 March 2014 | Bonn, Germany

A significant shift is underway in responding to the perennial question of whether logistics can offer a competitive advantage. Today's answer in Europe is a definite 'yes'.

Supply chains across the greater continent have undergone radical re-shaping over the past five years, to reflect both the shifting east of production locations and as a response to the prolonged downturn in demand. And that continues.

Magna’s Blechinger (left):engineering logistics across 86 plants