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DX reviews operations after profit warning

A wide-ranging review of operations is underway at DX after the company’s expected growth in higher margin revenue fell through, impacting on the business’ overall profitability due to its fixed cost nature.

BSI launches supply chain slavery index

The UK is exposed to an increased risk of modern day slaves entering the country from two thirds of the countries of the world, according to new research from the British Standards Institution.

BIFA awards winners revealed

The winners of the annual British International Freight Association’s (BIFA) Freight Service Awards were revealed at ceremony in London on Thursday 19th January.

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Witron to serve the entire warehouse

Witron has expanded its services beyond design, implementations and on-site – it is now to handle “entire warehouse operations”.

New head of logistics for Turley

Planning consultancy Turley has appointed Amy Gilham as head of logistics, taking over from David Smith who is joining Turley’s client IM Properties.

Companies must eradicate all traces of forced labour – CIPS

Companies must step up their game to eradicate all traces of forced labour, David Noble, group CEO of the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply, said in response to claims by the BBC’s “Panorama” programme that child refugees in Turkey are making clothes for UK shops.

Grocery replenishment driven by ‘gut feel’

Almost half of UK grocery retail directors say replenishment is still driven by gut feel, according to research by Blue Yonder, which supplies predictive applications of retail.