Browsing: Logistics

Into the Web

Planning based on intelligent systems and clever algorithms created high tech – and highly complex – solutions but now real-time information flows and web services provide easier options.

Contract offers cost saving opportunities

European logistics provider Christian Salvesen has won a five-year contract with Marks & Spencer (M&S) to carry out the retailer’s frozen warehousing and distribution in the UK.

Daniel Nabarro

‘We are using technology to offer the same experience worldwide,’ says the chairman of internet shopping success,

Pick and pack deal for DTS logistics

Mountain Warehouse, the brand name clothing and equipment retailer for the outdoor leisure industry, has selected DTS Logistics to handle its distribution.

Contracts galore

New deals feature heavily in an upbeat report from international express freight operator Europa Worldwide Logistics in the lead up to the busy season Christmas season.

Europe in the spotlight

There was a transatlantic flavour to the CLM’s annual conference in Chicago.

More services north of the border

Palletised distribution business Palletways Scotland launched two new express services covering the Scottish Islands and Ireland.

Quiet revolution

We have all heard horror stories about the impact de-stocking initiatives such as just in time, cross docking and direct shipping have had on smaller suppliers in the supply chain.

Synstar sees off a dozen rivals for £200M logistics deal

Pan-European provider of Business Availability services Synstar International has beaten 12 rivals to win a £200M, seven-year contract to provide logistics services to Fujitsu, which designs and builds and operates IT systems.