Thursday 21st Feb 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Sainsbury’s to trial zero-emission cooling for deliveries

Sainsbury’s and Asda vow to fight for merger

Sainsbury’s and Asda have vowed to continue pressing the case for their proposed merger despite a provisional finding by the Competition and Markets Authority that the merger could lead to a substantial lessening of competition.

Retailers baulk at cost of supply chain digitalisation

Three out of five retailers believe digitalisation is critical to creating seamless omni-channel retail experiences, but the cost of implementation is an obstacle for half of retailers, according to a survey by Gravity Supply Chain Solutions.

Debenhams in sourcing deal with Li & Fung

Debenhams has entered an agreement in principle with Li & Fung, the supply chain solutions partner for consumer brands and retailers, to develop a strategic sourcing partnership.

Lidl starts work on £70m headquarters building

Lidl has started work on a £70m headquarters building in Tolworth which will have 250,000 sq ft of space to accommodate 800 employees when it is completed in two year’s time.

Walmart pays drivers $87,500 a year

Walmart says it is now paying its US truck drivers an average of $87,500 (£67,700) a year, after increasing pay rates at the beginning of February.

Ocado strives for future revenue growth

Ocado has released its preliminary 2018 results which show a 12 per cent increase in retail revenue, 15.8 per cent increase on solutions revenue and 12.3 per cent increase in group revenue.