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Supply chain savings help Morrisons boost profits

Morrisons made significant cost savings were realised in four areas – automated ordering, in-store administration, distribution between manufacturing and retail, and procurement of goods not for resale, the retailer said in its half-year results.

Lidl to build 624,000 sq ft Eurocentral DC

Supermarket sales grow by 3.6pc

Supermarket sales have grown 3.6 per cent compared to the same period last year, according to new grocery market figures by Kantar Worldpanel. The results are based on the 12 weeks to 10 September 2017.

John Lewis chooses Hörmann

Hörmann has installed more than 1200 industrial loading bay products at two John Lewis Partnership sites in Magna Park 3, Milton Keynes.

AQ Skin chooses Walker Logistics

Skin care and cosmetic products company AQ Skin Solutions has chosen Walker Logistics to manage its downstream UK supply chain.


Are you mastering the returns process?

Vinesh Patel, operations manager – mobile at Sky, talked about tackling returns at the company’s new mobile business on the second day of the Omni-Channel Conference in Central London.


Does omni-channel need a new definition?

Ben Farrell, head of central operations and transport at John Lewis, asked delegates the question: Is it time to move on from the definition of omni-channel?, when he delivered the keynote address at the Omni-Channel Conference in London yesterday.

Consumers want faster deliveries

Consumers are demanding more flexibility and faster delivery times from online retailers and delivery couriers, research by Whistl reveals.