The need to know

Jun 18, 2020
The need to know for the week ending 19th June 2020

E-commerce, consumer tastes and the true retail apocalypse

Jun 18, 2020
E-commerce is shifting at a pace many thought previously impossible but how will we all keep up with this and what will the longer-term effects be for both consumers and businesses?

Dachser opens 235,000 sq ft warehouse near Franco-German border

Jun 17, 2020
Warehouse will handle chemical materials and is situated outside Karlsruhe

Smart manufacturing processes still in infancy finds report

Jun 16, 2020
Three quarters of manufacturers surveyed said they had not fully implemented a smart manufacturing initiative

Only 21% of execs felt ready for a major disruptive event pre-COVID

Jun 15, 2020
EY survey finds that executive teams did not feel adequately prepared for a major crisis, the consequences of which are playing out now

Reconfiguring a supply chain company for remote working

Jun 11, 2020
How do you make a supply chain work at distance? We spoke to several start-ups to find out

The need to know

Jun 11, 2020
The need to know for the week ending 12th June 2020

Supply managers in high demand despite economic conditions

Jun 10, 2020
Institute for Supply Management reports average compensation for supply management practitioners exceeds US$120,000

Health experts believe healthcare supply chain is fragile and in need of reform

Jun 8, 2020
Over 100 experts questioned in a report see vulnerabilities in supply chains supporting healthcare, particularly the production and availability of drugs and medical devices

How start-ups in logistics are navigating COVID-19

Jun 4, 2020
Against a backdrop of economic turmoil, a host of start-ups are finding that there is plenty of room for growth supporting logistics, distribution and warehousing