High street footfall fell 3.3 per cent in April, according to figures from the British Retail Consortium, highlighting the challenge facing retailers as consumers move more of their business online.
We keep being told that the digital supply chain is going to be a game-changer, but I suspect that most organisations are still working out how to make the most of the various technologies involved.
Nurturing the workforce was a key factor in winning a Supply Chain Excellence Award, Lucy Barks, head of contract manufacturing at Innocent Drinks, told delegates when she opened the second day of the Supply Chain Conference at the Grand Connaught Rooms in Central London.
The market for storage and retrieval systems is coming of age, bringing new levels of efficiency. Johanna Parsons examines the way in which e-commerce is driving the market.
With the explosion of e-commerce, the flexibility mezzanines provide is becoming the warehouse’s Holy Grail. Alexandra Leonards reports…