Friday 20th Oct 2017 - Logistics & Supply Chain

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UN supply chain plan to deal with pandemics

The United Nations World Food Programme is to collaborate with NEC Corporation  for the development of the first information platform to provide end-to-end visibility of supply chains for pandemic interventions, on behalf of the Global Pandemic Supply Chain Network.

Sanofi consolidates distribution in Brazil

Pharmaceuticals group Sanofi is consolidating logistics for three divisions in Brazil by establishing a new distribution centre in Guarulhos, near São Paulo which will be operated by DHL Supply Chain.

Intermountain tops Gartner healthcare ranking

Intermountain Healthcare has taken the top spot in Gartner’s Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25 for 20156. It was followed by Cardinal Health and Mayo Foundation.

MAN takes top Supply Chain Excellence Award

MAN Truck & Bus is the overall winner of the 2016 Supply Chain Excellence Awards with a major strategic initiative that delivered huge benefits in both customer service and inventory performance.

UPS delivers quicker delivery times

UPS to buy life sciences specialist

UPS is to acquire Marken,  a global provider of supply chain solutions to the life sciences industry, for an undisclosed sum.

Arvato Healthcare expands to Alcalá

Arvato Healthcare is expanding its services to Alcalá with a 418,000 sq ft extension of its existing distribution centre in the Spanish city. Starting in autumn 2016, the company will dispatch medicines and medical technology products from the site.

Time to test yourself against the best

It’s time to test yourself against the best supply chains in The  Supply Chain Excellence Awards 2016, organised by Logistics & Supply Chain.

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