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In our purple blog, Lila employees and guest authors blog on topics that concern and move us. The posts discuss current trends within the logistics industry, the supply chain management and general management topics as well. Our goal with this is to create an exchange of ideas and opinions: Use this opportunity and become a part of our purple ideal world. Get inspired and inspire us. Then, as in our business model of Lila Consult and Lila Operating, new dimensions emerge incorporating your and our knowledge. Just Lila.

Crisis management in the automotive industry during and after COVID-19

From Prof. Dr. Dirk H. Hartel on Feb 10, 2021 10:47:40 AM

The longer the current pandemic lasts, the more contradictory the statements regarding the future of automotive logistics become. On one hand, one could be very confident: Precedence Research, for example, assumes in its October 2020 report that the global automotive logistics market will grow by 5.6% annually until 2027. On the other hand, the recently published Allianz Risk Barometer speaks of a "COVID trio" of business interruption, pandemics, and cyber attacks. In particular, business interruptions, i.e. supply chain problems, are again at the top of the list of possible risks in 2021. 

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Risk management for resilient supply networks

From Oliver Streich on Jan 27, 2021 2:20:37 PM

Risk management is a discipline that has perhaps never been discussed as much as in the current COVID-19 crisis. As a consulting and contract logistics service provider, risk hedging is also an important part of consulting for MÜLLER | DIE LILA LOGISTIK. In addition to classic consulting and implementation of operational logistics processes, systematic approaches to effective risk management are also offered.

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Staff costs in the materials management - chance or necessary evil?

From Dennis Althaus on Feb 8, 2019 11:23:40 AM

There are not many areas within a company, especially in manufacturing companies, that are so strongly influenced by the question of an adapted staff deployment for the materials management. Is it really always so good to only focus on the costs, or can't you maybe even achieve new potentials?
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Supply Chain 4.0: Science fiction or already reality?

From Christian Koch on Feb 7, 2019 5:21:55 PM

The classic and single organization centered logistic in the form of transportation, handling and warehousing services has evolved into a modern and cross-company supply chain management. The reason is: increasing demands of customers, employees and partners require that the entire value creation process has to become more reliable and efficient.
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LILA LOGISTIK Charity Bike Cup

From Thorsten Schmalenberg, Head of Sales on Feb 7, 2019 4:58:31 PM

A real celebration day for all cycling friends and especially for the good cause! The results of the LILA LOGISTIK Charity Bike Cup 2018 are impressive again.

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