Friday 14th Dec 2018 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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NHS banned from buying fax machines

Health secretary Matt Hancock has banned NHS trusts from procuring fax machines and demanded that they are phased out by 31st March 2020.

Ingenica Solutions wins KGH contract

Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has awarded an inventory management contract to Ingenica Solutions as it aims to transform its supply chain and procurement efficiencies, secure long-term cost savings and improve patient safety.

September issue out now

The September 2018 edition of Logistics Manager is now out in print, online and for iPad and Android.

Li & Fung to float Logistics business

Hong Kong-based Li & Fung has set out plans to float of its Logistics business, saying this would enable it to accelerate its growth.

Labour abuse: more to be done

One fifth of UK supply chain managers have seen wage violations in their supply chains over the past two year, research from the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply has revealed.

Brexit drives supply chain risk fears

Fears over Brexit appear to be increasing businesses’ perception of the risks in their supply chain, despite evidence suggesting many have taken steps to ready themselves for a post-Brexit environment, according to the Q2 2018 Global Supply Chain Risk Report by Cranfield School of Management and Dun & Bradstreet.

Tesco and Carrefour form alliance

Food retailers Tesco and Carrefour are to enter into a long-term strategic alliance which covers the strategic relationship with suppliers, joint purchasing of own brand products and goods not for resale via a three-year operational framework to improve competitiveness.