Saturday 14th Dec 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Big wins on the New Silk Road

The World Economic Forum got underway in Davos this week in a political environment that appears to have turned away from the WEF vision of expanding globalisation based on public-private cooperation.

Are you ready for the challenge of the New Year?

Just before Christmas the news emerged that Amazon has applied for a patent on an airborne fulfilment system that uses an airship floating at 45,000 feet to hold stock and a fleet of drones to handle the actual deliveries.

Are you ready for a diesel ban?

Earlier this month the mayors of four of the world’s biggest cities, Paris, Mexico City, Madrid and Athens committed themselves to banning all diesel vehicles by 2025.

Occam’s razor is not enough

The complexity of supply chains has increased over recent years alongside market globalisation and the resulting extended supply chains.

Time for a chat?

How are you getting along with Siri? Or Cortana? Or Alexa? Voice controlled digital assistants seem to be all the rage…

Supply chain faces new challenges

The Supply Chain Excellence Awards celebrated their 20th anniversary last night – and the celebration in London highlighted the way in which supply chain professionals have driven excellence in the face of a changing market – notably with globalisation.

Supply chain just got a bit riskier

The impact of the UK’s Brexit vote has made itself felt in global supply chains as global supply chain risk hits a three year high in the third quarter of 2016.