Improving the Efficiency of Sugar Beet Logistics Key Aspects of Implementation


Sugar is a commodity that fights for its clients mainly by price. Consequently all logistics expenses that are embedded in the final product may increasingly determine the competitive position of any sugar producer. This paper deals with practical aspects of implementation of modern technologies in the process of increasing of efficiency as well as the automation of beet supply management in the environment of a sugar beet campaign.

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How to Increase the Efficiency of Beet Logistics Using Modern Technologies


Organization of inbound sugar beet delivery is one of the main factors affecting the success of a sugar campaign. Considering the importance of continuous supply of raw materials, the main priority of this activity is reliability and robustness to ensure continuous processing, without interruption or irregularities caused by inadequate supply of sugar beets.