Odette is a pan-European collaboration and services platform working for the entire automotive network. We bring together supply chain professionals and technology experts to create standards, develop best practice and provide services which support logistics management, e-business communications and engineering data exchange throughout the world. Our mission is to improve the efficiency and enhance the competitiveness of the European automotive industry within the global economy.
- Odette2018: 12-13 November - Lille - Mark your calendar!
- Awards for volunteers at Odette2017
- A more efficient management of returnable packaging
- Odette Council defines next priorities for supply chain collaboration
- New Odette Project Manager for MMOG/LE activities in Europe
- Next generation IT platform for MMOG/LE
Logistics Capability Evaluation
The automotive industry demands a sophisticated approach to supply chain management. Balancing the changing needs of customers with available resources is no easy task and it is vital that managers know exactly which parts of the logistics process are working properly and which aren’t.Learn more
Odette File Transfer Protocol v2
Automotive supply chains are now globally distributed, with business partners and decentralised project teams needing to exchange large volumes of information across the world quickly and securely.Learn more
Efficient supply chains require consistent and unique identification codes, but businesses often identify themselves and their different internal entities using a mixture of their own codes and codes provided by external organisations. This can lead to confusion and compatibility problems.Learn more
The internet is used increasingly for exchanging business data, but business partners must have trust in one another before they will exchange confidential and sensitive information across the public network.Learn more
SME Digital Connector
SMEs working with larger partners in the automotive supply chain are usually expected to use an EDI system that is mandated by the larger partner. The large number of different EDI systems makes life very difficult for SMEs who need to trade with multiple partners.Learn more