Manufacturers to transform customer responsiveness with new Demand Driven offering

Manufacturers will be able to accurately plan stock holding and production quantities thanks to the launch of a new approach that will enable companies to align their supply chain decisions with actual market demand. The Demand Driven solution has been developed by SCALA, a leading procurement, supply chain and logistics consultancy, and allows businesses to […]

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Technology Providers Seen As Most Prolific In Driving Supply Chain Development

Technology providers were hailed for driving the most change in the supply chain sector at the last week’s SCALA Annual Supply Chain Debate. The debate, which discussed who is driving developments in supply chain and customer service – retailers, brand owners, logistics companies or technology providers – found that technology companies were the main enablers of change, […]

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SCALA Visits ConnectChina Shanghai Office

John Perry, Chairman of SCALA Group, and Mr. Yang Zhenhua, Senior Consultant of SCALA CHINA Consulting Co. Ltd., were recently invited to visit the Shanghai office of ConnectChina Ltd. The two parties introduced each other’s business operations and core competencies, and conducted in-depth discussions and exchanges on supply chain management between China and the EU, […]

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SCALA’s Phil Reuben Delivers Seminal Lecture on Negotiation Training in Suzhou

Last weekend, SCALA’s own Phil Reuben delivered a seminal presentation on Negotiation Practices in Suzhou to a large audience. Bringing his own unique style of presenting to China, he spoke the congregation in Suzhou on the subject “Negotiation – Strategy, Tactics, and Everything Else.” Phil’s detailed teachings (having had a large amount of experience in the appliance industry) and […]

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17th Logistics Leaders Network

I recently attended the 17th Logistics Leaders Network, hosted at the University of Huddersfield and featuring speakers from various areas of the industry. A large majority of attendees were business associates, so I didn’t really know what to expect coming from a marketing perspective. However, I concluded immediately after that the forum was well worth […]

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Inspiring Day at Institute of Directors – Annual Conference

The IoD Conference at the Royal Albert Hall

John Perry attended the Institute of Directors Annual Conference at the Royal Albert Hall which had a theme of Thriving in a Changing World and an impressive programme of national, international, and global speakers.  Sessions included life after Brexit, Leadership, Future Energy, and Nurturing Innovation. A brilliant session by Dr Dambisa Moyo named by Time […]

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Summary of SCALA Annual Logistics Debate 2016

Annual Logistics Debate 2016

As you will probably know, the 2016 Annual Logistics Debate, held at Coombe Abbey in Warwickshire, was a resounding success, with many crucial points, novel concepts, and thought-provoking arguments raised over the course of the sunlit, tranquil afternoon. If you did manage to make the debate then firstly thank you for your attendance – its […]

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Brexit Boost for Sustainability and Supply Chain Sectors

Annual Logistics Debate

The SCALA Annual Logistics Debate is now over and we can safely say that it is one of the finest events we’ve hosted, so a huge thanks to our illustrious speakers, sponsors, and delegates for making the Debate such a success. The afternoon took place in the stunning scenery of historic Coombe Abbey in Warwickshire, […]

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The First Leg of The Fresh Connection Kicks Off

The Fresh Connection

UPDATE AB World Foods have won the UK final and will be heading over to Miami, FL, USA to compete with other teams from all over the world on the 22nd of September along with Pakistan’s TCS, Russia’s R-Pharm, Avebe from The Netherlands, BRISA from Turkey, and many more. Make sure you keep up with […]

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Logistics networks are evolving rapidly in the UK – discover why the UK is at the forefront of global developments

Logistics Networks

The UK is one of the world’s most globalised economies and has been the fastest growing member of the G7 for the past three years and, partly as a result, we are at the forefront of technological and market changes in addition to shifts within logistics networks. Our world-class scientific base means the UK will be at the forefront of […]

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Delegates Savour the Debate Experience

The SCALA Annual Logistics Debate was a great success and we received excellent feedback from delegates about their experience. Every delegate that responded to our feedback survey rated the Speaker Line-Up, the Venue & Setting and the Networking Opportunities as GOOD or EXCELLENT. In addition, 100% said they would recommend to fellow industry professionals that […]

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AB World Foods Crowned Fresh Connection UK Champions

AB World Foods claimed the title of UK Grand Champions in the The Fresh Connection supply chain simulation competition run by leading logistics consultancy SCALA. The company’s Juiced in Time team beat 10 other entrants from a range of top UK companies, including previous winners Mondelez International and Unilever, Kimberly Clark Corporation, Collect+, DHL and […]

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