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Capacity, Pricing & Technology: 2020 European Road Transportation Survey

Transport service providers are facing tremendous challenges in 2020. This abbreviated statement confirms the result of this year’s survey of more than 1,200 European freight forwarders. While 67% of the surveyed forwarders reported increased turnover in 2019, only half that amount (32%) expect business revenues to grow in 2020. In fact, 38% of service providers expect a decline in turnover for the current year. By way of comparison: Looking back on 2019, only 10% of the companies recorded declining revenues. The actual extent of the losses at the end of the year will depend on how quickly the economy recovers from the restrictions of recent months, whether new waves of infection can be cont

3 Lessons Learned From COVID-19 Operational Pivots

Here's what these pivots mean for tomorrow’s supply chain. The early days of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic impacted supply chains across industries. But, no two experiences were the same. Some supply chains couldn’t keep their product in stock because of incredible demand – the toilet paper aisle at your local grocer was likely a good example. Others, such as the oil supply chain, had so much product that prices temporarily turned negative. Other supply chains pivoted their operations entirely. Beer companies turned their brewing machines into hand sanitizer-making equipment for frontline workers. Car manufacturers began using assembly lines to create personal protective equi

Switching off Cash Supply Causes a Nasty Shock

Invoice finance has become a fashionable form of quasi-debt. But if the facilities suddenly end, a company’s cash buffer can deteriorate. Photographer: Lukas Schulze/Getty Images Europe When the global economy went into hibernation to try to halt the spread of Covid-19, companies everywhere scrambled to get their hands on cash. Banks, shareholders and governments were all tapped for money, but self-help played a big part too. Businesses tried to clear their inventories, to get paid quickly for their products and services, and to pay their bills more slowly. Do all those things and a company should have more funds in the bank to pay wages and other fixed costs — crucial if you want to survive

Digital Transport Days 2020

European Commissioner for Transport Adina Valean, in cooperation with the German Presidency of the Council of the European Union, has the pleasure to announce that Digital Transport Days 2020 will be held this year on 18 November in digital format. Join the conference addressing new mobility challenges and the European vision of digitalization for transport and mobility. The speakers will in particular discuss to what extent the COVID-19 pandemic has affected transport and mobility, and how digitalization can contribute to recovery and a return to a ‘new normal’ life. The speakers will also exchange views on the contribution of digitalization to the EU Green deal, to TEN-T networks and to t

SUPPLY CHAIN REACTION #3

În cadrul celei de-a treia ediții a SUPPLY CHAIN REACTION vom discuta despre educația profesională în logistică - Cine este responsabil pentru lipsa de profesioniști din logistică și supply chain? Companiile și liderii lor ar trebui să acorde atenție sporită formării personalului și să găsească noi modalități de a menține locurile de muncă atractive pentru generațiile în schimbare. Strategiile de recrutare dezvoltate acum pot acoperi nevoia unei echipe puternice mâine. Cum poate fi creată o facultate de logistică și cum pot colabora mai bine companiile cu mediul academic pentru a transforma logistica într-o disciplină atractivă. Speakeri Romeo Dumitru - Logistics Manager, Euroccoper și VP, A

A 30-a ediție a programului Erisma – Leadership Creativ

Pe 28 august, începe cea de-a 30-a ediție a programului Erisma - Leadership Creativ. Este un program dedicat celor care conduc oameni, echipe sau afaceri și constă în explorarea unor teme esențiale pentru vremurile în care trăim, precum Autenticitatea, Curajul, Smerenia, Adevărul. Prin cele 4 module ale programului - Tehnici teatrale, Scriere creativă, Autocunoaștere și Vorbirea în public – dar și prin filosofie și literatură, participanții descoperă cum să se așeze mai bine în relațiile cu ei înșiși și apoi, cu oamenii pe care îi conduc. Esența Leadership-ului fiind construcția sinelui și apoi colaborarea cu ceilalți. Profesorii care vor susține aceste module sunt: Horia Roman Patapievici,

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