Thursday 25th Apr 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Getting IT together

Through computer-to-computer communications, it's now possible to automate many of the decisions involved in everyday transactions. Web Services are providing those closer connections between trading partners.

Richard Abbott

Team-building is the name of the game for the head of procurement for the UK’s Great North Eastern Railway

Loads of possibilities

In a world of diminishing carrier options, the new ‘multiple carrier management’ packages will automate the juggling of shipments between a number of distribution companies.

Releasing potential through property

There’s money in property. And with stock markets languishing in the doldrums it’s probably truer today than ever. In these leaner times, perhaps it’s time to turn to the very ground that your products sit on to make strategic sense for the future.

Ten years, can you believe it?

How times have changed. Ten years ago this month I launched Logistics Europe into a brave new world, a Europe without borders. They were exciting times, not only for the new publishing venture I was involved in, but also for the promise of structural chan

An extreme view

The traditional supply chain model is changing, it’s becoming more ‘extreme’. So what will this mean for information technology and the systems needed to support the new model.

What’s in store for warehousing

Ten issues the European warehousing industry must address if it is to compete successfully in the sophisticated markets of the future.

Gus Pagonis

The head of supply chain at Sears Roebuck’s philosophy was forged as the logistic commander of Desert Storm

Back and forward

What were the big issues in sourcing and procurement when ‘Logistics Europe’ was first published ten years ago, and what might subsequent trends suggest about the future?

Europe – are we there, yet?

Ten years ago, European harmonisation was set to blow away generations of regulations and national standards. Alan Waller set the scene in the first-ever issue of Logistics Europe and now looks at how the logistics industry has responded to the Single Mar