Friday 14th Dec 2018 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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John Allan to become CBI president

John Allan, the former Exel chief who is now chairman of Tesco, is set to become president of the Confederation of British Industry in June.

Consortium predicts huge blockchain savings

A consortium of companies have tested an Accenture blockchain solution that is able to eliminate the need for printed shipping documents, and could save the logistics and freight industry hundreds of millions of dollars every year.

‘Trade wars are good’ says Trump

US president Donald Trump has described trade wars as “good” in the dispute over US plans to impose additional import duties on steel and aluminium.

Increased scrutiny for supply chains

There were 2,744 potential victims of human trafficking in the UK last year – and that could just be the tip of the iceberg, according to Karen Bradley, who is minister for modern slavery at the Home Office. Globally, there could be as many as 30 million slaves in the world. The figures go some […]

Time to license supply chain professionals?

More than one in ten business leaders think modern slavery is likely to be in their supply chains, according to a poll by YouGov for the Chartered Instituted of Purchasing and Supply. And the institute is now warning that the UK could be sleepwalking into

Have you got a policy on slavery?

Are you able to set out your efforts to eradicate slavery and human trafficking from your supply chain? From 1st January you will need to be able to...