Tag Archives: Logistics

Bosch and partners make logistics fit for connected manufacturing

Bosch and partners make logistics fit for connected manufacturing

Every morning at 7:30 a.m. sharp, a truck leaves the Bosch plant in Homburg. It travels to a number of suppliers in sequence, all located within a 60 kilometer radius of the plant, picking up goods that Bosch requires to manufacture hydraulic components. Knowing whether the truck has reached all its stops on time, whether

Logistics Industry Wants Clearly Structured Software Solutions

Software is the new wheel of industry, but in the logistics sector, this wheel is evidently not quite turning properly yet. According to the “Continental Mobility Study 2016”, an abundance of very different standards, interfaces, and systems is creating a lack of clarity and excessive strain on the market. As a result, more than half

CDPQ acquires a substantial minority interest in TVS Logistics Services

TVS Logistics Services Ltd. (TVS LSL), the India-based multinational third-party logistics service provider, announced that it has reached an agreement with Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), one of North America’s largest pension fund managers. Under this agreement, CDPQ will invest over INR 1000 crores ($155 million US) to acquire a sizeable minority

TVS Logistics to use its UK capabilities to provide solutions in India

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits the United Kingdom, TVS Logistics, India’s leading third party logistics service (3PL) provider, today announced that its UK business, TVS Supply Chain Solutions, will become its regional hub for the whole of Europe and a knowledge hub for supply chain. The company said its UK business has multiplied its

F&S reveals four Mega Trends Impacting Indian Logistics growth

Frost & Sullivan recently launched its whitepaper titled “Mega Trends in Indian Logistics Sector for 2015-16”. The whitepaper highlights the major trends expected to significantly impact growth prospects of the Indian logistics sector during 2015-16, and understand the perspectives of key stakeholders on the impact of these trends. Prospects of the logistics sector in a country are