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    News » Wendi Gentry-Stuenkel moves to Caterpillar

    February 5th 2019 Wendi Gentry-Stuenkel has taken up a new role as director of integrated logistics at commercial equipment-maker Caterpillar. As reported in January, she recently left her role as head of supply chain in North America for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) after a 20-year tenure with the company. Caterpillar would not discuss the details of Gentry-Stuenkel’s responsibilities there […]
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    News » Toyota merges production and service parts logistics in North America

    January 28th 2019 Toyota is comprehensively realigning its production and service parts organisation in North America with an integrated supply chain division as part of its overall One Toyota initiative, designed to improve customer service and cost efficiency. The carmaker is merging its Logistics Control function with Service Parts and Accessories in a new division called Parts Distribution […]
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    News » John Begg moves to Johnson Controls

    January 23rd 2019 John Begg has moved to tier supplier Johnson Controls as director of global supply chain and transportation for its Power Solutions division, which makes and distributes vehicle batteries. Begg will have responsibility for driving logistics and warehousing initiatives across all regions but with a special focus on the US. He moves from Magna Powertrain, where […]
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    News » Stocker takes on strategic role at DHL Supply Chain

    January 22nd 2019 John Stocker (pictured) has moved to DHL Supply Chain as director of strategic development. He was previously commercial director at Gefco’s UK division and had been with the company for more than six years. DHL Supply Chain provides contract logistics services for a range of sectors, including automotive. “John has joined DHL to support the […]
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    News » Bysouth becomes logistics chief at IAC

    January 15th 2019 Kelly Bysouth (pictured) has joined International Automotive Components (IAC) as chief supply chain officer, with global responsibility and operational control of procurement and logistics. She brings 25 years of related experience to the company, which is based in Luxembourg. [mpu_ad]Bysouth moves from Adient, where she held a variety of leadership positions in North America and […]
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    News » Mark Stanyer appointed MD at ProAct International

    January 11th 2019 Mark Stanyer has joined supply chain and logistics software expert, ProAct International, as MD. He moves from his role as IT director at the Office for Nuclear Regulation and brings 30 years’ experience in IT management, as well as expertise in logistics, distribution and supply chain. “Mark joins ProAct during a period of evolution and […]
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    News » Storrs replaces Clarke at Ford of Europe

    January 11th 2019 Chris Storrs (pictured) has replaced Helen Clarke at Ford of Europe as finished vehicle logistics manager. Clarke, who was in the role for more than six years after taking over from Bert Bong, has moved to a new role in material planning and logistics for the carmaker. She is now responsible for product definition, program […]
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    News » FCA combines purchasing and supply chain in new roles

    January 9th 2019 Carl Smiley (pictured) has moved from electronics supplier TE Connectivity to take the newly created role of chief purchasing and supply chain officer at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA). At the same time, Scott Thiele adds head of supply chain in North America to his responsibilities as head of purchasing for the region. Wendi Gentry-Stuenkel, who […]
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    News » Gianclaudio Neri new MD of Ceva in Italy

    January 8th 2019 Gianclaudio Neri has been appointed managing director of Ceva Logistics business in Italy, succeeding Christophe Poitrineau, who is leaving the logistics provider to pursue other career opportunities. According to Ceva, Neri brings more than 30 years’ experience in senior roles across businesses in Italy to his new role, with a particular emphasis on turning around […]
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    News » Gary Cardenas takes over as CEO of ProTrans

    January 8th 2019 Gary Cardenas (left) has taken over as CEO of North American third-party logistics (3PL) provider ProTrans International. He replaces owner and founder Craig Roeder in the role. Roeder remains on the board of directors at the company and will serve as strategic project manager. Cardenas moves from his position as president of ProTrans, a role […]
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