A global approach to purchasing
With her long and broad experience in leading large purchasing organisations, Scania’s Head of Purchasing, Andrea Fuder, has introduced a more global approach to procurement operations. Positive effects are now also coming from the company’s collaboration with MAN.
Scania Value Quarter 2 2014
Demand for heavy trucks is increasing while the need for medium-duty haulage is decreasing. This is a global trend but differs between mature and emerging markets. The latest edition of Scania Value also focuses on the potential to cut carbon dioxide emissions. Scania Transport Laboratory has managed to halve carbon dioxide emissions per tonne-kilometre in five years and there is potential to reduce emissions further. Scania’s Head of Purchasing Andrea Fuder also explains about the more global approach to the company’s purchasing operations and about the positive effects from the collaboration with MAN.
Scania Interim Report January–June 2014
Scania's earnings for the first half of 2014 amounted to SEK 4,276 m. Higher service volume was offset by a weaker market mix and negative currency rate effects. Total order bookings for trucks during the second quarter were at a high level.