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Short term gain versus long term pain – the sustainability debate

As I travel around Europe meeting and working with a very broad range of logistics professionals, I sense a growing uneasiness. In the short term we are beset by constant and accelerating change, much of which leads to improvements in performance of some

World Logistics Expo Jeonbuk 2007

Korea, geographically situated in a strategic point that links the continental of Eastern Asia with the maritime economic zone, is in the hub of the Northeast Asia, which requires a regional leading role in the 21st century.

Back to the issue of skills shortages

If there's one subject I encounter wherever I go in Europe, it's the question of the shortage of relevant skills in the logistics industry. Of course, this shortage varies in form from country to country but the underlying problem does not bode well for E

Ask the students

Papers from the ninth annual PhD workshop available

Solutions in Barcelona

More than six hundred logistics professionals recently met in Barcelona to discuss competitiveness

Masterclasses, the VIB way

VIB - Vereniging voor Inkoop en Logistiek International masterclasses in strategic purchasing and supply chain management

Europe in the spotlight

There was a transatlantic flavour to the CLM's annual conference in Chicago.

The first Assessors’ Workshop

In Rome, as the temperatures soared to 42°C outside (but with good air-conditioning inside), the European Certification Board for Logistics held its first Assessors Workshop.

Team Darmstadt reaches the final

Students of Darmstadt University of Technology take second place in the Logistics Case Competition in the US

Conventional thinking

A selection of Britain’s major business leaders will once again take centre stage at The Institute of Logistics and Transport’s (ILT) annual logistics convention when it returns to Birmingham’s ICC for the second year (17 and 18 June 2003).

ELA’s European Award for Logistics Excellence 2003

Each year the European Logistics Association presents its prestigious Award for Excellence. The recipient is the company which, in the opinion of the panel of international judges, demonstrates outstanding achievements in logistics and supply chain manage

Logistics developement – Japan Vs China

During the last logistics conference of the Czech Logistics Association (CLA) Motoki Inatsuka, vice president of the Japanese Institute of Logistics Systems gave a presentation on logistics developments in Japan versus China. Could we translate that to co

Annual General Assembly

The ELA Annual General Assembly took place at the end of May during the ‘Transport & Logistic’ fair in Munich. We are happy to announce that three new members were accepted.

ELA brings students together – 8th Annual PhD Workshop

Last year 19 PhD students from 11 European countries where brought together by the Research and Development Committee for the 7th ELA Doctorate Workshop. The students were selected by the committee based on three page abstracts of their research proposals

Key Success Factors in Consumer Goods Industry Logistics

Are you active in the consumer goods logistics environment? Then we have good news. The European Logistics Association (ELA), in co-operation with Kurt Salmon Associates (KSA), is to research how well the industry utilises the improvement potential still

What matters to Top Management?

A Survey on the influence of supply chain management on strategy and finance. Results of the ELA/BearingPoint survey.

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