Europa, a valued Accellos customer, was announced winner of the Improvement Award on March 20th, 2014, at the SHD Logistics Awards Ceremony held at the Sheraton Park Lane Hotel. Europa had been nominated as a finalist for three of the SHD Logistics Awards categories: Warehouse Efficiency, Improvement and Innovation based on the Naked Wines operation at Northampton.
Rules will change soon for Mexican customs brokers and companies doing customs business in Mexico that should open doors for Mexican trade. The new rules, which were passed in October 2013 and will be implemented in October 2014, reduce the number of obstacles to becoming a Mexican customs broker. Presently: You have to be a… Read more »
Accellos’ Joe Couto will be presenting in the Operations Management Track during the 123rd IARW-WFLO Convention & Expo – the industry’s premier event for education and networking. Joe is joining hundreds of the top leaders in our great industry in San Diego. Attendees will have the opportunity to listen to two keynote presentations focused on business issues impacting… Read more »
Swire Cold Storage (SCS) and Australian Country Choice (ACC), a major meat supplier to Coles Group, are expanding their joint operations. The partnership between ACC and SCS began in the mid-90’s and was further strengthened when SCS and ACC were approached by Coles Group to deliver a centrally processed meat project. The result was the construction… Read more »
What ails us, and what may fix our manufacturing problems, could be different than you think It’s counter-intuitive. That was my first thought listening to a presentation by Suzanne Berger at last week’s Crossroads 2014 hosted by the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics. Berger is a professor of political science, co-chair of the new Production… Read more »
This white paper discovers how the next generation of supply chain executors that will enable 3PL providers and shippers to strengthen their partnerships. Topics discussed within this white paper include;
How a 3PL becomes a 4PL
The 4PL Model
Key responsibilities and associated benefits of the 4PL
Best-of-breed Technology for 4PLs
Supply Chain Planning and Execution Terminology
5 Keys to forging a Successful 4PL Partnership
The temperature controlled supply chain, or ‘cold chain’, is one area where logistics innovates and assimilates the latest technology. Here we are asked to consider whether advances in datacentre cooling to be transferred to other working environments. Temperature control is paramount in the datacentre industry, however the problem is that maintaining a regularly constant, low… Read more »
Preferred Freezer Services purchased Accellos’ 3PL software in February to increase functionality and support to critical operational procedures. Preferred Freezer Services offers the most modern, state-of-the-art, full service temperature-controlled warehouses. They began providing cold storage services in 1989 from a 1.3-million-cubic-feet refrigerated warehouse in Perth Amboy, NJ, with 25 full-time employees and gross revenues of $3.6… Read more »
The latest release of the AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL contains enhanced functionality making it the only enterprise class WMS focused exclusively on the unique needs of 3PL warehouse operations. Accellos, a leading provider of supply chain execution software solutions, today announced, at International Warehouse and Logistics Association (IWLA) 2014, the release of AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL version… Read more »
Accellos announced, at International Warehouse and Logistics Association (IWLA) 2014, the release of AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL version 4.0 which is built on Accellos’ unifying technology platform, the AccellosOne Platform version 3.0. This release focuses on a new user experience and workcenters, all new Cloud eLearning, and advanced functionality in event management, workflow engine, reporting, supply chain intelligence, and quality inspection.