'Getting out and meeting suppliers key to supply chain sustainability' Supply Management The head buyer at Northumbrian Water has said the firm embraced sustainability in the supply chain by “getting out and meeting our suppliers”.
Stakeholder pressure from investors, shareholders, customers and nonprofits to push sustainability into the supply chain has significantly increased in recent years, with a record number of shareholder resolutions on supply ...
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Lastly IKEA has built upon its modular manufacturing technique to revolutionize its delivery and logistics stage. Most IKEA's product components only meet at the store and are flat packaged to save space.
In order to implement a reverse logistics strategy, a company must first investigate the demand for such a system, including legal obligations. The company must then communicate its plans to customers and define the ...
Milford IBC have launched a new product the Pallet Cage
The cage will hold a 1200x 1000mm standard pallet and with a removable side and the facility for a secure lid it meets many supply chain requirements for secure storage and distribution of palletized loads
External dimensions erect: 1270 x 1270 x 1160H mm.
External dimensions folded: 1270 x 1270 x 390mm.
Hot Dipped Galvanised 4 way entry pallet style base.
Skid base to all four sides, with provision to nest unit on pallet racking from both directions.
In 2013, the global leader in business intelligence and C-level networking for the transport, logistics and supply chain industry, eye for transport (EFT), conducted a survey focused on which supply chain functions businesses most outsource.
Abstract. This paper derives a reverse logistic inventory model with imperfect production, stock-dependent demand, flexible manufacturing, and shortages over infinite planning horizon. The objective is to determine the joint ...
Milford IBC is now producing a telescopic filling bridge to cope with demand from the industry.
With customers often asking for Milford to supply filling bridges when ordering IBC's or liners, it became a logical choice to manufacture our own bridge.
With the amount of different footprint IBC’s available on the market its often very difficult to finds a suitable filling bridge.
Made from fully hot dipped galvanised steel the filling bridge will fit IBC up to a footprint of 1200 x 1000mm. And with a moveable chock, the filling bridge will work wherever the filling point on the liner is located.
Manufactured in-house in one of our new plants you can rest assured that this filling bridge meets the high quality standards associated with Milford IBC products.
I’ve thought long and hard about what to say this year because of all the media buzz around shale oil and natural gas fracking as energy saviors, maybe bringing back cheap energy and rendering the big user oil countries less dependent on oil, and...
In this, the 6th annual UPS Pain in the (Supply) Chain survey, evidence emerges of a coming shift in the healthcare supply chain, as executives look to their supply chains to drive business change and meetbusiness goals.