Thursday 20th Jun 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Freight chiefs back continued EU membership

Freight industry chiefs are among of the business leaders signing a letter backing continued UK membership of the European Union. The letter has been signed by Ian Baxter, chairman of Baxter Freight; Christian Salbaing, deputy chairman of Hutchison Whampoa which owns the Port of Felixstowe; and Adam Shuter, managing director of Exact Logistics.

Unilever eliminates waste to landfill

Unilever has eliminated non-hazardous waste to landfill across more than 600 sites in 70 countries. The international consumer goods company has said the achievement is a result of continuing with its four ‘R’ approach – reducing, reusing, recovering or recycling.

Are you in danger of being named and shamed?

Almost half of the supply chain partners of 75 major multi-nationals have failed to meet requests for information on their carbon emissions and climate risk strategies – that’s a total of some 4,000 companies.

You want to do so much more…

Richard Hunt has sorted out industrial relations problems in the oil industry, and led a major 3PL. But, as chairman of the London Ambulance Service, he is dealing with some of the toughest logistics challenges around. He talks to Malory Davies.

Culina wins Peperami contract

Culina has won the contract to handle the UK distribution of Peperami for Jack Link’s the meat snack provider.

Plan to drive inefficiency from inbound grocery chain

GS1, the data standards organisation, has launched a Perfect Order initiative to tackle hidden operating costs, delays and process inefficiencies in the inbound grocery supply chain, while addressing the need to create a seamless shopping experience.

High and Mighty

Control towers are a critical way that companies can maintain visibility of logistics operations across a number of sites. Alex Whiteman looks at the pros and cons.

What happened to Apple?

This is the time of year that I normally get to write: “Apple tops Gartner supply chain rankings”. But not this year. What is going on?

Don’t miss Kevin Appleton

There’s just one day left of the inaugural 3PL Conference, and this is a day you don’t want to miss with managing director of Yusen Logistics Kevin Appleton delivering his views on the evolution of the 3PL operating mode.