SCALA Newsletter Issue 2

SCALA Newsletter Issue 2

Dear Reader,

Welcome to the second issue of SCALA’s eNewsletter! In this newest edition, we will be introducing a new recurring series covering the modules in our Professional Conversion Programmes’ curriculum.

Additionally, SCALA has changed our intake to alternating months for the PCPs. Logistics PCP’s intake will be on every even month, while Supply Chain PCP will be on every odd month.

I.E LPCP Intake- 1st October, 1st December, 1st February
     SCPCP Intake – 1st September, 1st November, 1st January
We hope you enjoy the August issue of our Newsletter!



SCPCP Module Introduction #1: Customer Management

A new feature series introducing the modules in our curriculum 


Demand Sensing and You

SCALA is working with government agencies to improve and curate programmes


SCALA Feature in CEO Magazine Asia

An interview of Dr. Robert Yap, Scala's Chairman, is featured in the August issue of CEO Magazine Asia


Logistics for the energy revolution: Why shipping has a vital role to play

It’s widely reported that radical change is taking place in the energy sector. But why is maritime such a green logistics choice for the major players?

An article by Hellenic Shipping News


5 reasons to be bullish on logistics tech in Asia

The logistics industry is in the top three sectors by size in every Southeast Asian country. However, the level of investment in logistics-tech startups has lagged other sectors, such as finance.

An article by E27


World’s Largest Boxship Wraps Up Maiden Voyage

MSC Gülsün is the first of a new class of 23,000+ TEU vessels to be added in 2019-2020 to the company’s global fleet. 

An article by World Maritime News


Across Asia Pacific, cold is now officially hot

Real estate investors have consistently voted with capital allocations into cold storage facilities.

An article by The Business Times


 Alibaba’s logistics arm Cainiao and China’s 5 major courier services try to put an end to packaging waste

In China, 50 billion parcels are delivered annually, causing a mountain of wasted cardboard boxes.

An article by KrAsia


SATS, TUMCREATE team up to create AI-powered robotic air cargo system 

Today, Singapore-based ground handler SATS and Singaporean research platform TUMCREATE jointly announced that they are working together to explore commercialization opportunities for their artificial intelligence (AI) powered robotic air cargo system, SPEEDCARGO. SPEEDCARGO will help digitalize air cargo handling by taking over laborious processes, the companies said.  

An article by Air Cargo World


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 August
Contact to enroll an employee.


Supply Chain Professional Conversion Programme

Announced during the Graduation Ceremony,SCALA's SCPCP has been renewed.
Contact to reserve a spot!


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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