Strategy & Business

  • GigaSpaces Partners With Penta Systems to Deliver Extreme Transaction Processing Solution to Korean Market

    GigaSpaces Technologies has announced a partnership with Korean-based Penta Systems, a technology company with strong experience in distributed applications, Java, middleware and application servers. As a distributor of GigaSpaces’ eXtreme Application Platform (XAP), Penta Systems will introduce XAP into...... Read More
  • Aellora Digital Closure Announced

    MARKEM Corporation has announced the closure of its Aellora Digital business unit, based in Keene, New Hampshire. Aellora provides digital chemistries, drop-on-demand ink jet systems and services for commercial, graphics and industrial printing, imaging and dispensing applications. The closing...... Read More
  • WhereNet Adds More Distribution/Logistics Customers

    WhereNet Corp., a Zebra Technologies company, has announced that Performance Team, a logistics provider for major retailers and manufacturers, has expanded use of the WhereNet yard management system (YMS) at its South Gate and Seattle distribution facilities. These facilities...... Read More
  • Alien Technology Recognizes RFID Channel Partners

    Alien Technology, a developer of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) products and services, has announced the first annual winners of Alien Technology’s Most Valued Partner Award for North America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and India. The awards were given at...... Read More
  • Maersk Launches Green Supply Chain Service

    Maersk Logistics, part of the A.P. Moller – Maersk Group, has announced the global launch of a new carbon footprint reduction service. The new offering – the SupplyChain CarbonCheck – is a consulting service aimed at supporting companies in...... Read More

    The latest benchmarking study from the Supply Chain Council reveals very few organizations in Southeast Asia excelling in their supply chain operations. LIM YEONG CHUAN discusses the results and recommends some steps companies can take to become best-in-class.... Read More
  • Kuehne + Nagel Wins Supply Chain Contract for Gloria Jean’s Coffee

    Kuehne + Nagel Australia has been awarded a global contract by Gloria Jean’s Coffees International for the provision of integrated logistics solutions covering international transportation management (sea, air and overland), contract logistics and customs brokerage. Based on the objective...... Read More
  • TNT 3Q Revenue Growth: 10.5 Percent

    TNT group revenues increased by 10.5% in the third quarter to reach € 2,648 million. Operating income of € 258 million was in line with Q3 2006, despite incremental start-up investments of € 12 million in high growth areas....... Read More