Round-up of supply chain, logistics and procurement news

Maersk, DP World & AD Ports buoyant; KMPG & Appian in risk webinar; logistics real-estate giant Mileway in €21bn deal; procurement GHGs warning

US veterans health supply chain comes under fire

A multi-billion dollar supply chain management programme for US veterans has come under pressure to end, following claims it is out of date and poorly run.

Supply Chain Digital Show: AI-driven supplier relations

The latest Supply Chain Digital Show on LinkedIn had as its guest expert Sheldon Mydat, CEO of Suppeco, an AI-driven collaborative platform for customer-supplier ecosystems.

KMPG and Appian offer third-party risk insight in webinar

With risk in the supply chain being so high on the list of C-suite priorities BizClik Media For this reason, we are hosting a webinar on the subject. Called Future proofing your Approach to Third-Party Risk Management, it takes place on Wed, March 16 at 4pm GMT. 

Pandemic sees procurement professionals more valued

Pandemic challenges have seen procurement's stock rise with C-suites and has elevated the most under-valued professionals in supply chain to new heights.

Public procurement outputs 15% of GHGs - BCG report

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) paper on greening-up public sector procurement shows scale of net zero challenge, and sets out a sustainability framework.

How do oil and gas fit in with net zero supply chains?

Supply chains have net zero targets yet still rely on oil & gas. Energy Industries Council (EIC) CEO Stuart Broadley on why sustainability is complex.

Mileway last-mile logistics real-estate deal is worth €21bn

Europe’s largest last-mile logistics real-estate company, Mileway, has been recapitalised to the tune of €21bn. The deal was announced by Blackstone, which is the largest owner of commercial real estate globally.  

Top 10: Mundra busiest container port in India & Australia

Mundra & Melbourne top lists of busiest ports in India & Australia, with Jawaharlal & Chennai and Port Botany & Brisbane next in terms of container traffic.

Logistics digest; Maersk, DP World & AD Ports all buoyant

Maersk in integrated logistics buy-out; record revenue for DP World & AD Ports; China Airlines Cargo grows fleet; Körber upgrades Sainsbury's supply chain.


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Global logistics news roundup: XPO, Uber Freight, Heineken

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Supply chain tech investment in Q3 fell away, says PitchBook

Report from investment analyst PitchBook shows that tough market has spooked 'supply chain tech investors who were writing the large checks'

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Huge US ports investment 'will benefit suppliers' - e2open


SAP seals Mercedes F1 Team supply chain partnership

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