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Posts by The Bisham Consulting Team

Reflections on Multimodal at the NEC April 2017

A WELL MANAGED AND REWARDING EVENT Bisham Consulting attended a busy Multi-Modal exhibition at the NEC on the 4th to 6th April.  A well laid out Hall 4 contained approximately 200 exhibitors, ranging from transport operators, shipping lines, cargo ports, forwarders and 3PL’s to packaging, handling equipment, software suppliers and training and recruitment agencies. A broad seminar programme…

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Rail Spares – Process Review Case Study

The Project Review the on site storage and materials process on a national basis, with a view to implementing best practice across the 5 national regions. Background Split into a number of regions, the procurement of spares was carried out centrally. However once the parts were delivered into individual regions and sites, the process was…

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European Logistics Consortium awarded EC grant to achieve a breakthrough in collaboration across supply chain

NexTrust (www.nextrust-project.eu) a 30 member consortium of some of Europe’s leading thinkers on collaborative logistics, has secured a grant from the European Commission (EC). The grant has been awarded in a competition entitled “Fostering synergies alongside the supply chain (including e-commerce)” under Horizon 2020 and is administrated by the EC’s Innovation and Networks Executive Agency…

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Logistics Trends

Steve Rinsler, Director of Bisham Consulting is presenting on Logistics Trends at the 2nd China International Logistics Development Conference in Beijing, PR China To view the presentation click here 2015 Logistics Trends

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Continuous Improvement (CI) Workshops

As well as helping our clients with large logistics studies or transformational changes of their supply chains, Bisham is also able to help its clients in the delivery of ongoing business improvement.  Continuous improvement, (CI) is a technique applied through workshops to make small/medium size step improvements in business performance. It is not effective for…

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OUTSOURCING; UNDERSTANDING AND AVOIDING THE PITFALLS

Outsourcing is The purchasing of products and services currently performed by yourself The delegation of the management of your processes or services to a third party The integration of third party expertise and processes into the company Why Outsource? We pay too much to do it ourselves Not core to the company Don’t have the…

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Bisham Consulting Sponsor the McKibbin Award

Last night Bisham Consulting sponsored the McKibbin Award at the CILT(UK) Awards Dinner. The award is for the best paper written on a Supply Chain, Logistics or Transport topic. This year the winner who received a prize of £1750 was Lee Wood from DHL Logistics. His paper reviewed the reasons why it is so difficult…

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Business on the Move

Business on the Move is an innovative board game for all ages based on global supply chains and the choices that Company Boards, supply chain planners and logisticians have to make all day, every day. The game is forming the basis of teaching materials, mainly in schools and has been played for 2 days by…

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Global Logistics

A new edition of Global Logistics (7th Edition) has been published by Kogan Page edited by Donald Walters and Stephen Rinsler, Director of Bisham Consulting. This collaborative book is a series of thought provoking articles setting out current trends and practices in Global Logistics. It has contributions from around 25 authors and many articles have…

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