Demand for Raw Materials Goes Down Reflecting Recession Risks

The GEP Global Supply Chain Volatility Index — a leading indicator tracking demand conditions, shortages, transportation costs, inventories and backlogs — shows declining demand for raw materials, commodities, and other components needed to provide finished goods and services in December, reflecting the growing risk of a recessionary period ahead. Additionally, more businesses are safety stockpiling […]

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The Logistics Point January 2023

In this edition you can read Page 6 VIDEO Closed-loop Supply Chains Take Over 2023 Page 10 VIDEO Maritime 2023: Collaboration Goes Up To Fight Murky Waters Page 12 VIDEO 2023: Procurement Stepping Up To Battle Inflation Page 14 Events’ Calendar: Online & In-person Networking to Celebrate Logistics Page 16 2023 Trends and Predictions for […]

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VIDEO 2023: Procurement Stepping Up To Battle Inflation

2022 had its challenges and the hope is that 2023 will bring more opportunities for businesses. John Piatek, VP Consulting Services at GEP, takes a look at what the new year will bring in the area of procurement and supply chain development as a whole. You can watch a short summary of GEP’s report for […]

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2023 Supply Chains: Not Normal But Still Exciting

Let us start by thanking you for being part of our network and following the stories and events we create. We wish you a great 2023! Before we focus on celebrating, we wanted to share with you a few predictions we gathered for 2023. More will follow in our January edition! Not Normal 2022 was […]

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GEP Acquires Costdrivers

GEP®, a leading provider of supply chain strategy and software to  Fortune 500 and Global 2000 enterprises worldwide, announced today it has agreed to acquire  COSTDRIVERS®, a leading supply markets forecasting, pricing trends and cost-modeling  platform, and procurement intelligence and data science firm Datamark® Ltd., based in Sao  Paolo, Brazil, through the acquisition of its […]

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GEP Helps Indian Energy Producer With Spending Worldwide

GEP®, a leading provider of procurement and supply chain strategy, software and managed services to Fortune 500 and Global 2000 enterprises worldwide, announced that DB Power Ltd., one of India’s leading electricity production and distribution companies, selected, rolled out and started using GEP SOFTWARE™, the industry’s leading procurement and supply chain platform, to support all its direct […]

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Absolute Company Selects GEP’s Procurement Software

GEP®, a leading provider of procurement software and services to Fortune 500 and Global 2000 enterprises worldwide, announced today that The Absolut Company, one of the world’s leading spirits companies, selected GEP SOFTWARE™, the industry’s premier procurement and supply chain software, following a competitive review. The Absolut Company produces and markets several of the world’s leading spirits brands, […]

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Live Now: Why Work With Competitors?

‘One of the lessons learned in the pandemic is that supply chains are really at the heart of an organization,’ begins Monique Alblas, Global VP Consulting at GEP. Alblas spoke in an exclusive video interview with The Logistics Point about the future of sustainability along the supply chain, what steps need to be taken and […]

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The Logistics Point December 2021

Welcome to the December 2021 edition of The Logistics Point Magazine. Click the image below to read now: In this edition: Exclusive Video Interviews With: When will the supply chain heal in 2022? Antony Francis, Supply Chain Consultant from Endava, speaks about the problems the industry faced and what it will take to fix them. […]

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Video |Why working with competitors is a bonus

‘One of the lessons learned in the pandemic is that supply chains are really at the heart of an organization,’ begins Monique Alblas, Global VP Consulting at GEP. Alblas spoke in an exclusive video interview with The Logistics Point about the future of sustainability along the supply chain, what steps need to be taken and […]

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