Friday 16th Nov 2018 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Going green? Must try harder

An industry whose whole reason to be is the movement of goods is always going to use a lot of energy – and managing the emissions is always going to be challenging.

everywoman in Transport & Logistics: male winner?

The FTA everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards, established 11 years ago, recently named its 2018 winners with the addition of a new Male Agent of Change Award and as 11 women and one man took the stage to collect their well-deserved awards, some questions couldn’t help but arise.

Too many jobs – not enough workers

There is a view among many online retailers that they could increase their sales if only they could get the cost of fulfilment down without reducing service levels.

Time to woo consumers with logistics

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.

Digitalisation takes teamwork

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.

The bar just got a bit higher

At first sight, it’s a statement of the obvious: consumers want to know when their online purchase will arrive.