Retail is in the doldrums, with a blocked nose, sore throat and a wintry cold right in the middle of summer. But the infection won’t be limited to retailers
It’s that time of year again. The world’s biggest air freight operation swings into action as Santa and his elves deliver presents to just over 525,000,000 children around the world in a mere 22 hours. How do they do it?
I often get asked what I consider to be the biggest threat to the transport industry and the answer is pretty simple – technology.
If you spend all your time looking for the next big thing of the future you will miss all the little evolutions that are creating it right now.
Anyone over the age of 40 will be familiar with the T.V. series MASH and the fact it was based on true stories. What may be less familiar is the…
If you are in the transport industry, the one bill that will really make you wince every time you look at it is your fuel bill.
We tend to associate queues with people. If we spot a line of people, we see a queue. But a logistics mindset sees queues everywhere.
The global population is predicted to hit 9 billion by 2050 and two out of every three of these people will be living in cities. But that presents a massive logistics challenge.
A company that has been restructured effectively will, in theory, be leaner, more efficient, better controlled and better focused on its business.
Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Singles Day (and now Amazon). An online shopping bonanza putting logistics to the test
Today is Black Friday, but this one day shopping frenzy is not just an American phenomena and marks the rise of ecommerce worldwide