AJ Products UK award ArrowXL contract as part of growth strategy

ArrowXL, the UK’s largest and longest established two-person home delivery specialist, has been awarded a contract by AJ Products UK, the workplace furniture & equipment supplier, to store and deliver over 800 orders a month to workplaces across the UK. Goods will be delivered from AJ Products’ Swedish warehouse to the ArrowXL Wigan depot where they will […]

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Could Royal Mail really move to 3 days per week deliveries?

The findings from Ofcom demonstrate the enormity of Royal Mail’s challenge of transitioning from a legacy letters business into a modernised parcel operation. ‘The Universal Service Obligation for letters to be delivered to the door six days per week makes it difficult to transition to new delivery models and adapt their networks to capitalise on the infrastructure […]

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PBO Logistics Expands Business Using Descartes’ Last Mile Delivery Solution

 Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that U.K.-headquartered PBO Logistics has significantly expanded its business with help from Descartes’ last mile delivery solution. The Descartes last mile delivery solution allowed PBO Logistics to plan and execute over five-fold the volume of monthly deliveries. “Prior to Descartes, our warehousing […]

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How Retailers can Navigate the Returns Dilemma in 2024 and Embrace Sustainability with Advanced Route Planning

Andrew Tavener, Head of Fleet Marketing in Europe, Descartes Systems Group Dealing with returns has always been part of the retail landscape, and a painful frustration.  In fact, up until the last few years, this service has traditionally been enjoyed free of charge for the majority of online shoppers.  However, due to an increased desire to […]

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FourKites Unveils Supply Chain Training Platform to Help Customers Maximise Value and Increase ROI

Leading supply chain visibility provider FourKites today announces the availability of FourKites Academy, a comprehensive training platform designed to help supply chain professionals advance in their careers and business goals with high-quality, industry-recognised training resources. In addition to offering a Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP)-accredited course, the Academy helps FourKites customers and their […]

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2024 MediaKit

Join us in 2024 for an exciting year of logistics & supply chain! You can find more about the things we are working on below! Events Delivering Green: Breaking Down ESG Barriers in Logistics When: May 21st; Central London About: Short sessions will provide attendees with the opportunity to hear about key elements of the […]

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Forced labour and its implications for the global supply chain

By Thomas Lobert, Solutions Consultant Global Trade Intelligence, Descartes The battle against forced labour in global supply chains has gained momentum in recent times, not least thanks to coverage of the dramatic situation of the Uyghur population in the province of Xinjiang in China and the legislative proposals which have emerged in reaction. In the […]

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DispatchTrack Joins Urban Logistics & Last Mile Event on 28th Nov

We are pleased to welcome our latest speaker DispatchTrack to our Urban Logistics & Last Mile event on the 28th November in Central London. You can get a discounted Black Friday ticket now here! DispatchTrack is the leading solution provider of last mile delivery management software, helping top brands around the globe power successful deliveries […]

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Uber Direct to exclusively power KFC Delivery app

Fast food chain KFC UK & Ireland has launched an exclusive partnership with Uber Direct, Uber’s white-label delivery solution, to provide its thousands of UK customers with fast and accurate deliveries through the KFC Delivery app. The KFC app offers customers a way to order their favourite fried chicken meals for delivery directly from their […]

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Activewear Pioneer AYBL Doubles its Fulfilment Capacity with Descartes Peoplevox Warehouse Management System

 Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that U.K.-based ecommerce brand AYBL, an innovative online retailer of activewear, has transformed its warehouse and fulfilment capabilities by replacing paper-based picking and manual fulfilment practices with Descartes Peoplevox warehouse management system (WMS). Using the solution to improving picking efficiency and accuracy, AYBL […]

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