Friday 18th Oct 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Automation helps Sports Direct cut costs

Automation helps Sports Direct cut costsAutomation at Sports Direct’s warehouse helped the retailer reduce operating costs by 3.6 per cent last year, chief executive Mike Ashley said in the group’s results for the year to 29th April 2018.

Second AutoStore system for Ocado

Ocado has installed an AutoStore system from Swisslog at a new general merchandising distribution centre in south-east London.

Last chance to enter

There are just a few more days to get entries in for the Supply Chain Excellence Awards – entries must be in by 27th July.

Report highlights modern slavery risks in supply chain

Modern slavery risks will increase if states don’t prepare supply chain workers to adapt to competition from robot manufacturing, according to Verisk Maplecroft, the global risk analytics, research and strategic forecasting company.

When is a drone not a drone?

When is a drone not a drone? The answer, it appears, is when it is an autonomous vehicle, pilotless aircraft, satellite, space craft, underwater ROV, marine surface vehicle and even a hybrid system.

Deutsche See to see with smart glasses

Fish and shellfish sales company Deutsche See is to employ the use of pick-by-vision solution from Picavi at its main business site in Bremerhaven, Germany to improve accuracy and efficiency as the smart glasses guide employees through the picking process.