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Manhattan Associates Inc has unveiled an application that it said provides distribution managers with unmatched insight into labour, activities, waves and tasks – all on a mobile device.
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Ensogo Ltd, formerly iBuy Group Ltd, said it has deployed a fully integrated business process management solution to drive operational efficiencies across its business.
In a bid to attract young blood into the ranks of Singapore’s logistics industry, Supply Chain Asia has launched a business simulation game challenge with the support of the country’s Economic Development Board and Workforce Development Agency.
AEB (Asia Pacific), which provides IT solutions for global trade and logistics, has announced the appointment of Frans Kok as general manager for Asia Pacific, replacing Thomas Halliday who is moving into a regional leadership role in Supply Chain Consulting.
Malaysian ‘hybrid grocer’ Presto Grocer has major e-commerce plans for South-East Asia, and it has roped in Bob Chua to its board to help.
Malaysian webhosting provider Exabytes Network Sdn Bhd has launched what it described as the country’s first integrated logistics service platform, and also announced its 100% acquisition of Usonyx Pte Ltd.
InPost has announced partnerships that it said would from this month onwards allow Malaysian consumers to collect their online purchases from convenient locations on a 24/7 basis.
TNT Express Malaysia has officially launched its first medical warehouse and distribution centre, investing over RM7.5 million (US$2.4 million) in this Med Tech Centre.