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HMM Algeciras: The world’s largest container ship

The massive HMM Algeciras, which is longer than the Eiffel Tower and can hold a staggering 24,000 containers. The 400m (1,312ft) long and 61m (200ft) wide ship, which was only completed last year (2020), was delivering a variety of goods to the DP World Gateway London terminal in Essex. In comparison, the legendary Titanic, which […]

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Haryana govt allots 140 acre land to Flipkart to set up Fulfillment Center

The Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC) has allotted 140 acre land to Flipkart for setting up their Largest Fulfilment Center in Asia, an official statement said on Wednesday. The fulfilment center will have a covered area of 3 million square feet at Patli Hazipur, Manesar in Gurugram district, the statement issued by the Haryana […]

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Glyn Hughes will leave IATA’s in Jan 2021, he is Global Head of Cargo

The global head of cargo at the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Glyn Hughes is leaving the job as part of IATA’s restructuring programme initiated in response to the critical financial crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Hughes is currently in the notice period. He will leave IATA at the end of January 2021 after […]

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Flipkart To Hire 70,000 In India Ahead Of Big Shopping Event-Supply chain

Flipkart is undertaking training programs for its direct hire in various aspects. This is in the supply chain through a mix of classroom and digital training. To enhance their understanding of supply chain management. They are undertaking training programs. This for its direct hires in various aspects of the supply chain. This will through a […]

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Know Your Incoterms | International Trade

Incoterms, a widely-used term of a sale, is a set of 11 internationally recognized rules which define the responsibilities of sellers and buyers. Incoterms specifies who is responsible for paying for and managing the shipment, insurance, documentation, customs clearance, and other logistical activities. Current Incoterms: EXW: ExWorks FCA: Free Career FAS: Free Alongside Ship FOB: Free On […]

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Flipkart fight in the time of COVID 19

The coronavirus pandemic is calling for different hygiene measures across organizations. As both employers and employees are concerned about how the virus may spread through the workplace. What India E-commerce giant doing? During such difficult times, India’s leading e-Commerce marketplace. Flipkart is constantly undertaking strong hygiene measures to safeguard its employees against the global pandemic. […]

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WMS – Warehouse Management System

Are you looking for something about the WMS – Warehouse Management System? Then you are in the at the right position. What is Warehouse Management System? A Warehouse Management System (WMS) is a software application that helps control and manage the day-to-day operations in a warehouse. WMS software guides inventory receiving and put-away optimize picking and shipping […]

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A career in Supply Chain Management & Logistics

Logistics and transportation is an aspect of our lives that, we cannot do without. You might not be a practitioner in logistics but one way or the other, you will feel the impact of logistics and transport. For example, anytime you need any item, you go to the market or the malls or any place […]

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Top 15 Supply Chain Management Softwares

Supply Chain Management Softwares are the software tools or modules used in executing supply chain transactions, managing supplier relationships and controlling associated business processes. While functionality in such systems can often be broad. E2open E2open, LLC is a B2B provider of cloud-based, on-demand software for supply chains for computer, telecom, and electronics systems, components and services. Features: Supply Chain […]

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Major Innovations in the Logistics Industry

Logistics is a complicated sector. Various negative outcomes have given rise to various innovations in the logistics industry. Transforming the e-commerce industry, innovation in the logistics industry is connecting people all over the world, through a managed supply chain. These logistics have made the e-commerce industry’s efforts worth it. They have also reduced cultural differences […]

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Impact of Covid 19 on Logistics & Supply Chain

The impact of Covid 19 is there we all know. It is safe to say, at this point, society and the global economy, in a sense, will need to crawl before they walk, in order to get a handle on the ongoing and relentless impact of the coronavirus. As the Coronavirus issue distracted everyone’s mind […]

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Indian Logistics Performance as per World Bank

The Logistics Performance Index (LPI) is an interactive benchmarking tool created by the World Bank to help countries identify the challenges and opportunities they face in their performance on trade logistics and what they can do to improve their performance. The Indian logistics sector is on a big growth tide. According to the domestic rating […]

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Largest Parcel size handled in any port in the world: PSA Chennai

All records are made to be broken Red Auerbach, American basketball coach Records are made to be broken, which was quoted by Red Auerbach, American basketball coach. On the 22nd day of May 2021, PSA Chennai broke its own record of handling the largest number of parcels in a single day. On the 22nd May, […]

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OM Logistics invests ₹125 Crore for its new 23-acre warehouse at Chakan

OM Logistics today announced that it has invested ₹125 crores for a new warehouse facility at Pune’s Chakan spread across 23 acres, situated near the main highway and with a proposed warehousing capacity of 3,50,000 square feet. During phase 1 of construction, 1,50,000 square feet of the warehousing park has already been built, while phase […]

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How to design a flexible Distribution Center

A distribution center for a set of products is a warehouse or other specialized building, often with refrigeration or air conditioning, which is stocked with products to be redistributed to retailers, to wholesalers, or directly to consumers. Below are the procedure to design a flexible warehouse- Forecast Volume growth SKU proliferation Replenishment strategies Evaluate areas […]

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Different Type of Warehouse

When you’re storing goods in a place, you might think it is as simple as building or renting a warehouse. But, the main fact is type of storage space you select can have an impact on your ability to fulfill orders on time, every time and satisfy customers. This is why it’s critical that you […]

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Myanmar finalizes treaty that allows Indian ships to reach Mizoram via Sittwe Port

India finalized the coastal shipping agreement with Myanmar that allows Indian ships to reach the Indian state of Mizoram through Myanmar’s Sittwe Port and the Kaladan river multi-modal link. “Indian Army chief general M.M. Naravane and foreign secretary Harsh Shringla on Monday finalised India’s coastal shipping agreement with Myanmar in a meeting with its state […]

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The latest news on Logistics & Supply Chain sector – 3

Here we are with the new updates in the Logistics industry. Stay connected for more updates like this. Snapdeal has added eight hubs to its network across manufacturing hubs, including Mathura, Noida, and Mumbai. Amazon.com Inc. is buying 1,800 electric delivery vans from Daimler AG’s Mercedes-Benz. With a view to cut the carbon footprint of […]

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CONCOR inducted Scheduled Roundtrip Double Stack container Trains

Container Corporation of India Ltd. inducted “Scheduled Roundtrip Double Stack container Trains. That will be ” between Mundra Port-ICD Khatuwas (CMLK) and Pipavav Port- ICD Khatuwas (CMLK) on Daily basis from this month. With the Support of Indian Railway, trains are departing and reaching the destination timely, covering 996 km and 1085 km respectively with […]