Sunday 19th May 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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You can’t leave a $400m aircraft sitting idle

Efficient logistics operations are critical to manufacturing high value equipment, and getting it wrong can be very expensive. A panel of industry leaders examined the challenges at our round table sponsored by Unipart.

The challenge of complexity

The development of omni-channel retail is dramatically increasing the complexity of logistics systems. So we challenged a group of leading logisticians to explain how they are mastering this complexity, at a round table sponsored by Honeywell.

The challenge of complexity

The development of omni-channel retail is dramatically increasing the complexity of logistics systems. So we challenged a group of leading logisticians to explain how they are mastering this complexity, at a round table sponsored by Honeywell.

Are you making the most of mobile?

How can third party logistics providers use existing technology to better engage with their customers and optimise the user experience? As a group of third party logistics providers discussed, at our round table sponsored by OpenMarket, the answer could be in the palm of your hand.     Click on the logo to download the […]

How can 3PLs meet the challenge of changing markets?

Third party logistics providers are facing rapidly changing markets as a result of the development of multi-channel in retailing and the globalisation of supply chains. The challenge is to align service offerings to these developments. And that was the question facing a team of third party logisticians in our round table sponsored by Vocollect, part […]

Making the most of supply chain data

The importance of real-time data in logistics has been highlighted by the growth of home delivery. And managing that data is a challenge for logistics professionals, as industry leaders made clear at our round table sponsored by Blackbay.   Click on the logo to download the article.

Talking texts

The ubiquity of the smartphone and the rapid development of omni-channel retail has put mobile communications back into the limelight, but the uses for mobile and text communications goes far beyond the final mile.

E-commerce gives logistics a voice at the top table

How do you configure a retail logistics operation to make the most of the opportunities available with e-commerce - and provide the flexibility and agility to handle changes in the future? That was the question facing a team of retail experts in our round