New recruitment drive part of further expansion for leading global emergency logistics supplier

New deputy managing director appointment for Evolution Time Critical, plus opportunities for operations and sales staff in Europe and North America Following a period of sustained business growth, emergency logistics expert Evolution Time Critical has appointed Graham Little as deputy managing director. The promotion of Little, who previously held the position of head of business…

New threat to US automotive supply chain averted by agile emergency logistics response

  Factors combine to create perfect storm threat to North American automotive supply chain robustness   Emergency logistics expert Evolution Time Critical has been working with automotive manufacturers and their suppliers to move vital components from Europe and China as a result of cargo being delayed at North American ports. A number of factors are…

Sustained US freight volatility poses new automotive supply chain concern

  Emergency logistics expertise safeguards automotive production amid limited driver availability and rising costs A number of factors are conspiring to encourage rising US freight prices, which could impact the automotive supply chain. Limited truck driver availability, the introduction of a new Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) mandate and the ramping up of vehicle production due…

Fast-track electrified powertrain development increases automotive supply chain pressure

Emergency logistics expertise safeguards production, provides advantage by enabling last-minute manufacturing specification changes  A series of fast-paced development programmes are being phased in by manufacturers seeking to accelerate the time to market of innovative electrified powertrain as a response to stringent future global emissions regulations. These contracting timescales, imposed by a headline 2020 integration goal,…

US new car sales peak tests automotive supply chain resilience

Post-hurricane sales increase may lead to further knock-on effects as impacts of natural disasters emerge The need for US residents to replace vehicles lost during recent hurricanes has helped boost September car sales in North America to an unexpected high. Major vehicle manufacturers experienced a year-on-year sales increase of up to 12% and the seasonally…

Natural disasters spark new automotive supply chain uncertainty

Past experiences help provide OEMs with tools to recover from latest hurricane devastation The natural disasters to have hit internationally in 2017 could have far-reaching ramifications for global supply chains, which are not always immediately apparent, advises emergency logistics expert Evolution Time Critical. The breadth and reach of turbulent factors cannot be accurately forecasted for…

Emergency logistics specialist announces further North American expansion

High demand leads to sustained business growth and additional recruitment Emergency logistics specialist Evolution Time Critical has further expanded its North American office. Since its Atlanta, GA control centre was established late last year, early demand for its premium freight services has exceeded expectations and resulted in the recruitment of additional operations and senior business…