Positive Outlook The overall business climate in the logistics sector further improved. Nearly half of the service providers as well as one quarter of the users expect an increasing logistics activity.
The Forum Automotive Logistics is an annual conference for logistics experts, supply chain managers in OEMs and automotive experts in logistics services and consulting companies. It evolved from the VDA-Logistikkongress and BVL's Industry Forum Automotive Logistics. Keythemes of the Forum Automotive Logistics include managing complexitiy and volatility, Cost Reduction, rapidly moving markets, Auto-ID and After Market.
"US Southeast" is the name of the second BVL-International Chapter within the US. As the first Chairperson elected was Steven Markham, BLG Logistics Group Atlanta. Vice Chairpersons are Josip Tomasevic, AGCO Corp. and Philip Heinrichsdorff, BMW AG Spartanburg. Host of the founding event was the Philips-Arena next to the famous CNN World News Center.
BVL International promotes young high-achievers with its annual Science Award for Supply Chain Management since 1992. This year's awardee is the Mexican scientist Dr.-Ing. Mayolo Lopez Castellanos for his thesis „Agent Based Simulation Approach to Assess Supply Chain Complexity and its Impact on Performance“. The prize was granted within the framework of the 30. International Supply Chain Conference in Berlin.
The German Award for Supply Chain Management 2013 was given to the Lekkerland Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG from Frechen/Cologone for its concept „Lekkerlogistik – Kundenorientierung auf den Punkt gebracht“. The award ceremony took place in the course of the 30th International Supply Chain Conference, Europe's most important annual logistics with more than 3,000 participants from 40 countries.
The BVL initiated study "Trends and Strategies in Logistics and Supply Chain Management" is a highly appreciated source of information for the review of current planning priorities, future strategic plans, benchmarking, gap analysis, and a basis for dialogue and discussion in the logistics community. As Germany’s logistics sector expanded globally, the study has once again continued to expand its boundaries to consider global trends and strategies as well.
The Supply Chain Sustainability Award is presented by BVL Austria and BVL Germany at the yearly Logistics Dialogue in Vienna. The cross-border activities of BVL promote a holistic logistics mindset in all sectors of industry and science. More info and invitation for entries for the 2014 award ...
On our website we offer a pool of vacancies aimed at students and recent graduates. The offers are located all over Germany and are divided into internships, thesis offerings, traineeships, vacancies for working students and vocational trainings. Find your job or internship now ...
On the occasion of the 30th International Supply Chain Conference in Berlin a special edition of the international LOG.Letter was issued informing about all things ISCC-related as well as the international logistics community. Get your free copy now! Download the BVL LOG.Letter International ...