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KPIs for Finished Vehicle Logistics

31 May 2022

Vehicle manufacturers use KPIs to measure the performance of their LSPs but even if there has often been some commonality of purpose, the methods of measurement have not always been the same and standardisation was much needed.

EDI Implementers: Read on!

01 Apr 2022

Prior to 2022, all JAIF and Odette messages were developed according to Version 3 of ISO 9735 “EDIFACT Application Level Syntax Rules” but from April 2022, the only valid version of ISO 9735 will be Version 4 and all UN/EDIFACT based messages must conform to this version.

Next version of MMOG/LE is on the way

29 Mar 2022

Since its introduction in 2004, MMOG/LE has become the automotive industry standard tool for assessing the capability of the Supply Chain Management processes of OEMs and thousands of Tier1 and Tier2 suppliers.

Packaging Manufacturers in the spotlight

21 Mar 2022

Throughout the automotive value chain, packaging experts continuously seek to improve packaging materials and processes throughout the life cycle of a product, from conception to end of life and OEMs have worked together under the auspices of Odette and SMMT to achieve a step change in the area of packaging manufacture.

New digital standard for Proof of Origin declarations

01 Dec 2021

Proof of origin declarations are made by suppliers to provide customers with the information needed to prove their eligibility for preferential rates of duty when exporting their goods to other countries. Although there is a standard format for such declarations there has been no standard way of transmitting the information. Until now.

Odette2022 Conference: Mark your calendars!

29 Nov 2021

Under the banner "Building Solutions for Sustainable Supply Chains", preparations for the next Odette Conference are now underway so make sure that you block 23/24 May 2022 in your calendar for this must-attend event in Prague.

Odette standards now open to all

09 Oct 2021

Odette standards help automotive industry companies to meet the ever-increasing challenge of managing their supply chain operations. Our established standards are regularly reviewed to ensure that they remain relevant while new ones are developed to cope with changing requirements.

New publication: Automotive Supply Chain API for Transport T & T

30 Sept 2021

In the drive to further digitalisation of automotive supply chain processes, the use of APIs to complement traditional EDI messages is taking hold and the inbound transport process is a perfect candidate for the introduction of APIs to bridge the current digital gaps.

New publication: Implementing RFID in the automotive supply chain

30 Sept 2021

Advances in RFID technology have led to increasing requirements for its use appearing in RFQs from automotive customers. It was therefore time to look at developing further recommendations to achieve successful RFID interoperability between partners.

New partner: SEEBURGER joins Odette as Technology Partner

24 Sept 2021

A technology provider to the automotive industry since 1986, SEEBURGER joins Odette as a Technology Partner to work alongside process experts from industry companies.