Video | Logistics Called to Shape North of England’s Freight Strategy

‘We have focused on three main barriers for the logistics and supply chain industry in the North of England in our draft strategy,’ begins Lucy Hudson, Transport for the North’s Principal Policy Officer Freight and Logistics in an exclusive interview for The Logistics Point. The body is inviting logistics and freight professionals and members of […]

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Video | Understanding the UK – Australia Trade Deal

‘The new trade agreement between the UK and Australia is a clear statement both by the UK government, but also by Australia, that international trade is moving into a new era,’ says Marco Forgione, Director General at The Institute of Export & International Trade, during an exclusive video interview for The Logistics Point. In his […]

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The Logistics Point Magazine January 22

We are welcoming January with a new edition and a look at ethical supply chains, the UK-Australia trade deal; warehousing trends for 2022; last mile trends for 2022 and more… And don’t forget to register for our events this year. You can check out the Micro-fulfilment & Warehousing Conference Now! Read now below:

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ArrowXL Wins Contract With Appliance Giant Miele

Miele, the global premium brand for household and commercial appliances, has chosen ArrowXL, the leading 2-person home delivery specialist to handle their over 2500 consumer home deliveries each month across the UK. Miele chose ArrowXL as their preferred UK delivery partner because of their 25 years of experience delivering domestic appliances, and strong customer service […]

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Events 2022: Micro-fulfilment, Sustainability, and Last Mile

Happy 2022! With the new year, The Logistics Point is planning to bring you even more supply chain news and insights from top professionals. For this year we have planned three great events. You can already register to attend them and if you are interested in taking part as a speaker or partner, don’t hesitate […]

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PHOENIX benefits from automated pick-to-prescription logistics

Warehouse automation is enabling PHOENIX Healthcare Distribution to fulfil patients’ repeat prescription orders efficiently and securely from its facility in Runcorn, Cheshire. The company is using the Pack2Patient automated logistics solution developed and delivered by KNAPP, which enables single items to be processed rapidly, cost-effectively and with end-to-end traceability. KNAPP has supplied automated logistics systems […]

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Prologis UK expands customer-facing team as demand for logistics property continues to grow

Prologis UK has appointed two new customer-facing staff to focus on maintaining and developing customer relationships as demand for logistics property continues to grow. Will Cassar and Milena Blair will be drawing on their experience in the property and logistics sector to support customers in securing logistics facilities in the locations they need and ensuring […]

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Absolute Company Selects GEP’s Procurement Software

GEP®, a leading provider of procurement software and services to Fortune 500 and Global 2000 enterprises worldwide, announced today that The Absolut Company, one of the world’s leading spirits companies, selected GEP SOFTWARE™, the industry’s premier procurement and supply chain software, following a competitive review. The Absolut Company produces and markets several of the world’s leading spirits brands, […]

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Public consultation launches on Freight & Logistics Strategy for the North of England

A Freight & Logistics Strategy for the North of England goes out to public consultation today, highlighting the opportunities to address the challenges that lie ahead for the sector and calling on everyone to have their say on shaping the way forward. The freight and logistics sector is vitally important for the North of England, with more […]

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5 reasons why acquiring a new facility can bolster your long-term logistics strategy

Acquiring a new facility doesn’t only do wonders for operations, it can help to provide a business-wide ‘reset’ too – offering the opportunity to realign processes, rebuild company culture, and reboot the organisational strategy. A central hub can often be seen as the lifeblood of a logistics business – providing a place to send things […]

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