GS1 Germany organized workshops to optimize the ramp processes for shippers, logistics service providers and recipients Hallbergmoos-Munchen, 13 August 2013 GS1 Germany organised a workshop series on the subject of timing window in practice”. The workshops take place on 27 August at the Unilever Germany GmbH in Hamburg, Germany, on October 30th at the Nestle Scholler GmbH in Nuremberg and on 27 November at Henkel AG & co. KGA in Dusseldorf. The current ramp problem and possible solutions for shippers, logistics service providers and recipients are discussed on the practice-related events. On the basis of the new requirements and recommendations the GS1 timing window, it is to be clarified how existing systems can be optimized with the recommendation by GS1 Germany.
An optimal control of the ramps and time window in the loading and unloading can be done only if the planning is based on the actually required time Windows. For this, E.g. a differentiation between FTL and LTL shipments or cargo deliveries must be carried out. Jorg Furbacher, Board of Directors, and Claus Suskind, head of sales of EURO-LOG AG, on the workshop series of GS1 the dynamic time window management system of EURO-LOG present. The solution already implement many of the current GS1 recommendations and includes as well the different loading vessels for the award of the ramps and time window. The system assigns no rigid time frame, but plans dynamically. In addition to included the actual situation at the ramp and time window can be reassigned for a delay of a truck prevent unused slots.
With the integration of the app mobile track by EURO-LOG, the disposition can use the arrival information of the carrier. The truckers simply leave the current status via Smartphone or it is automatically calculated by including the GPS coordinates. As a result, the estimated time of arrival can be considered in real time. There is transparency about the actual situation at all stations regardless of whether it involves full truckload,. Less than truckload or general cargo and package is. For more information about the workshop series of GS1 and registration, see no_cache/gs1-academy/training/detail/seminar/timing window in the practice 1299 / #Anmeldung. The IT service provider EUROLOG EURO-LOG AG was founded in 1992 as a joint venture of Deutsche Telekom, France Telecom and digital equipment. in 1997 the company was owned company one people”and the leading providers of IT and process integration developed within this dynamic one. Over 80 employees provide a consistent efficiency of logistic processes between suppliers, logistics service providers, trade, industry and customers today at Munchen Hallbergmoos headquarters with its own data centers, innovative applications, and individual connections. EURO-LOG implemented comprehensive process solutions both for shippers and freight forwarders. EURO-LOG provides the manufacturing industry including solutions such as supply chain management, ONE TRACK, container management, Time window management and E-billing. The transport portal, mobile logistics solutions are you app mobile track, the ONE LINK order entry and pallet management specifically for logistics service provider solutions developed.