DHL is looking for innovative logistics ideas and is offering a prize of 5,000 euros for the winner in its 2010 Innovation Award scheme
Browsing: Robotics and innovation
The DHL Innovation Centre has been extended by a “Hands-on Lab” where the group is now presenting developments for which test runs are about to begin
The hunt is on to find the latest innovations in supply chain. Every year, judges in the European Supply Chain Excellence Awards are impressed by the creativity of supply chain professions and their ability to come up with innovative solutions in a fast c
Open communication and collaboration within the supply chain is key to innovation in packaging, according to a group of packaging suppliers and brands including Walki, Boots and Heinz.
The second of the Innovation categories considered the wider, more strategic, supply chain innovations that have been deployed to best effect.
Innovation is always a difficult category for the judges – mainly because it’s difficult to determine what an innovative step is, exactly, as opposed to the application of known technology or methods.
Racking out a warehouse can appear deceptively simple, but getting it wrong might prove costly. Malory Davies reports on how companies are making creative use of racking.
Entries are now open for the DHL Innovation Award 2009, which offers young logistics scientists the opportunity to gain recognition for their practical logistics solutions.
In any profession there are some tasks that are particularly satisfying – and for me one of those moments came in presenting the award for Supply Chain Innovation at the European Supply Chain Excellence Awards. As you will see from our awards report, Guy’
Innovation is a tricky thing to assess. Whereas many may believe they are being innovative with their initiatives, others may see those approaches as merely good practice solutions or perhaps just novel developments.