Friday 6th Dec 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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IDS expands retail footprint

IDS Logistics, formerly PB Logistics, is opening a 390,000 sq ft distribution centre in Sheffield, bringing its total retail footprint to nearly 2.4 million sq ft.

Voice picking for French retailer

French hypermarket retailer, Leclerc Lecasud, has started using voice activation in its dry goods warehouse on a personal digital assistant using the Aldata GOLD vocal module.

The last mile

Retailers are rightly concerned about that last mile in the home delivery process, and how their goods arrive on our doorsteps.

Bibby moves into retail

Bibby Distribution’s parent company has bought a 51 per cent stake in the Costcutter retail group in a deal estimated to be worth about £100m.

A different track

Watching the transcontinental trucks thunder down the motorway focusses the mind on all that burning diesel. Can't we use trains more?

Retailers take most new warehouse space

Non food retailers and food retailers have taken up the most new shed space on the market, taking a floorspace share of 35.4 per cent and 33.3 per cent respectively according to King Sturge.

IGD urges retailers to use greener transport

The Institute of Grocery Distribution has launched a three step system designed to help the industry minimise the environmental impact of transporting food and groceries.