Providing standards, tools and services
for the automotive supply chain


New versions of important RFID standards for automotive

01 Mar 2021

Lack of Interoperability is a major obstacle to the wider deployment of RFID technology throughout the automotive supply chain. To overcome this obstacle, the JAIF* developed two major standards covering the use of RFID to identify parts and vehicles and the use of RFID to identify containers.

Is your OFTP2 software up to date?

01 Feb 2021

The OFTP2 protocol is constantly reviewed and updated by the Odette OFTP2 Experts Group, and the majority of OFTP2 solutions on the market have recently been re-tested to ensure, new features have been implemented correctly.

Standardised communications smooth volatile demand and distribution

16 Sept 2020

Standardising communications between OEMs and tier one and two suppliers offers novel possibilities.

Apps aid collaboration between automotive and logistics

16 Sept 2020

Every day, companies in the automotive industry must deal with trucks which arrive at their factories to deliver parts or collect finished products.

Odette, digitalising the automotive industry since 1984

16 Sept 2020

Those in the know share their belief that there is no effective digitalisation without standardisation

Finished Vehicle Logistics goes digital

15 Sept 2020

A first collaboration between ECG – the Association of European Vehicle Logistics, VDA – Verband der Automobilindustrie and Odette International.

Packaging Manufacturers performance in the spotlight

16 Aug 2020

All supply chain professionals know that the efficient management of packaging is essential for the timely movement of parts through the supply chain and the maintenance of quality in the storage and distribution process.

Harmonisation of Global MMOG/LE Training Practices

16 Aug 2020

An accurate MMOG/LE assessment requires the involvement of experienced internal and/or external assessors as well as supply chain managers with advanced supply chain knowledge. To reinforce this knowledge and commitment, Odette and AIAG have agreements with training providers who offer top class MMOG/LE training courses all around the world.

Making RFID work throughout the automotive supply chain

16 Aug 2020

Auto-Id technologies provide a reliable means to identify and track items as they move through the supply chain, providing the visibility that all professional practitioners seek. While some automotive manufacturers investigate the capabilities of other technologies, RFID still tops the list as the favoured technology, assisted by a considerable decrease in the cost of the associated hardware over the past decade.

Changes at the top in GALIA

30 Jun 2020

We extend a warm welcome to two well-known faces of the French automotive industry at the head of GALIA.