Amazon Shifts Focus from Private Labels to Exclusive Brands, Report Indicates

Oct 22, 2018
One Click Retail research reveals Amazon's recent investment in a number of exclusive, manufacturer-owned brands, including some which compete directly with Amazon's existing private labels

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Oct 19, 2018
The fuel of future

Honeywell Partners with Fetch Robotics to Deliver Autonomous Mobile Robots to Distribution Centres

Oct 17, 2018
Honeywell is expanding its smart robotics portfolio to help warehousing operations fulfil growing e-commerce orders more efficiently with a strategic collaboration with Fetch Robotics to provide distribution centres with autonomous mobile robots

Amazon to build more than 855,000-square-foot distribution centre in Alabama

Oct 17, 2018
Amazon.com has announced plans for its first Alabama fulfillment center to be located in Bessemer

Diesel will continue to dominate trucking to 2040 says IHS Markit

Oct 16, 2018
Among heavy trucks, electric vehicle says will still account for less than 5% of the market in 2040 according to forecasts from IHS Markit

Fixing the supply chain with data analytics

Oct 15, 2018
Eyefortransport’s new white paper looks at why data and analytics are critical from the frontline of the 3rd Annual D3 Retail Supply Chain Summit: New York

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Oct 12, 2018
Not just a buzzword anymore

3PL providers and shippers struggling to improve agility as infrastructure and workforce readiness hampers capabilities finds study

Oct 11, 2018
42% of respondents said they have not made the required changes to improve their agility over the past five years according to the 2019 Third-Party Logistics Study

Hyperloop could create $10bn supply chain manufacturing ecosystem

Oct 10, 2018
Hyperloop has the potential to create a $10 billion supply chain manufacturing ecosystem in the Middle East, says Virgin Hyperloop One. First published on www.ITSInternational.com.

Honeywell buys warehouse automation company Transnorm for €425 Million

Oct 9, 2018
Honeywell has signed an agreement to acquire privately held, warehouse automation business Transnorm for approximately €425 million from IK Investment Partners.