Retail is at an “inflection point” opined JLL; high street retail faces “a near existential problem” said Mothercare as its UK stores entered administration while M&S said a “fundamental rethink” was required in its supply chain…
Today’s consumer market demands logistics operators to constantly be on their A-game. There is no room for error as providers adhere to speedy delivery times, exceptional customer service and reduced costs. But how do you tick all the boxes? Maria Highland explores whether transport management systems could be the silver bullet operators are searching for.
Improving the service and maintenance strategy of forklift fleets is a complex task driven by a combination of technology, planning and design. Alexandra Leonards looks at how manufacturers are refining the function and explores the impact Euro Stage V is having on costs.
Retailers are always looking to make home deliveries easier, faster and greener in the face of the growing e-commerce market and environmentally-savvy consumers. But can you keep the balance between being green and keeping an expanding customer base happy? Maria Highland investigates.
The amount of design and build warehouse space over 100,000 sq ft taken up has dropped back seven per cent so far this year based on provisional data as at the end of August 2019, according to Colliers’ Andrea Ferranti. “But it is up considerably from this time five years ago when D&B take up […]