SCALA Newsletter Issue 10

SCALA Newsletter Issue 10

Dear Reader,

For the April issue of SCALA’s eNewsletter, we would like to highlight SCALA’s initiative to drive digital learning and outreach.

Read on to find on how you can connect with SCALA!



Logistics and Supply Chain PCPs

Get funding for your new hires today! 

Adapt-and-Grow: Funding for Redeployment

Looking to retain and retrain staff during this turbulent period?
 Look no further!


Blockchain to tackle supply chain failures exposed by COVID-19 and boost economic recovery

The pressure created by the COVID-19 outbreak on global trade systems highlights an urgent need for global cooperation to maintain and strengthen the resilience of international supply chains.
An article by Modern Diplomacy

Keeping things moving despite uncertainty

As a provider of essential services, integrated port services provider Royal Greyhound helps ensure shipments and supplies are undisrupted

An article by The Business Times

POKKA: a refreshing supply chain transformation

POKKA is focused on upgrading its production lines and leveraging the power of data to improve supplier relationships and distribution.

An article by Supply Chain Digital

The Big Read: Global supply chain shock has farmers dumping food as consumers fret over shortages, price hikes

With farmers and workers staying home either due to movement curbs or fears of being infected with COVID-19, the normal production capacities of farms and food processing factories have been reduced.
An article by Channel News Asia

Life under the circuit breaker: Lessons from Prospect Logistics, winner of Singapore Enterprise Association’s Top 100 SME Award 2018

“Government schemes such as the Wage Credit Scheme and Job Support Scheme have been absolutely crucial in keeping our business alive,” says managing director Ramanan Manoher

An article by The Independent

F‑Drones completes first commercial supply delivery by drone at Singapore

SSingapore-based start-up in marine logistics F-drones has completed the first commercial BVLOS (beyond visual line of sight) drone delivery in Singapore. The drone delivered 2 kg of vitamins over 2.7 km in seven minutes, to a ship managed by Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS). EPS, which is one of the world’s largest privately-owned ship managers, is F-drones’ first paying customer.

An article by ShipInsight


PCP Registration: Register an employee for the Logistics PCP or Supply Chain PCP. All applications are subject to WSG approval.

SCALA-IN: View hiring profiles of individuals who can make an impact in your business.

Job Postings: Submit your open job postings to SCALA's closed job portal which is only available to qualified candidates.

Drone Takeoff

New Logistics Professional Conversion Programme

Next intake: 15th May
Contact to enroll an employee.


Supply Chain Professional Conversion Programme

Next intake: 1st May
Contact to reserve a spot!


Redeployment Professional Conversion Programme

A new programme to help companies reskill and retrain employees

Contact for more information!


Supply Chain & Logistics Executive Workshop

SCALA runs an executive workshop for jobseekers looking to make the leap into the logistics industry.

Check out our individuals page at the top for more info.

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Supply Chain and Logistics Academy

Supply Chain City,

8 Bulim Avenue, #08-07

Singapore 648166

If you have any enquiry about the programmes, please email SCALA at

or leave a Whatsapp message at 87793021.

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