‘Just-in-Time’ has undeniable efficiencies but, in a time of crisis, it also leaves us woefully exposed.
As important as creating a vaccine may be, it’s just as essential to distribute it, and that requires a very specialised form of logistics that has long been neglected.
In logistics and transport games are being used in everything from picking and packing, to shift management and to safe and fuel-efficient driving.
Developing a logistics mindset, can help businesses discover tremendous opportunities and sometimes those opportunities are the simplest of things.
Sustainable space exploration is going to require interplanetary supply chain management. We’re talking space logistics and it is a very real thing.
My view is that far from being a threat to transport operators, Amazon and others of its ilk might actually be a saviour.
As cool as AI and blockchain might be, the real tech gamechanger (from a logistics perspective) is 3D printing.
The transport industry in Australia is under enormous pressure to reassert its relevance and add value to its clients.
The barcode – a simple collection of lines printed on a piece of paper – is one of the most important inventions of the 20th Century.
KPMG’s recent publication, ‘Australia’s future transport and mobility’ opines that autonomous vehicles will play a major role in realising Australia’s vision.
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.
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