ArrowXL Invests £500k in New Technology

ArrowXL has invested over half a million pounds in technology designed to further build on the delivery experience for its customers and increase efficiency. The company has partnered with supply chain specialist Zetes to replace all its existing on-the-road hand-held terminals and upgrade its delivery software. The new Honeywell CT60 HHTs have a scan functionality […]

Continue Reading

Meet the Speakers at Delivering Green

Join Logmore, GEP, NewMotion, Dronamics, Etrac Technologies and Smart Freight Centre on 11th May 2021 at 10am BST for this sustainability conference organised by The Logistics Point. Register now! Meet the speakers and find out more about our partners and sponsors! Spearkers Niko Polvinen, CEO and Co-founder, Logmore: Niko is a young business mind with great […]

Continue Reading

Delivering Green: Creating Sustainable Supply Chains

Sustainability has been growing in importance for years. With the Covid-19 pandemic and the push to netzero logistics and supply chain professionals are looking into ways to lower the industry’s emissions. This is not going to be an easy task but a multitude of organisations are now taking on the challenge with innovative solutions. Join […]

Continue Reading

Only 23% of Supply Chain Organisations Commit to Formal Equality Targets

Over half of supply chain organizations have improving diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) as an objective or goal, but only a quarter have formal targets according to the Supply Chain Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Survey* by Gartner, Inc. and the Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM). In a survey of 298 supply chain professionals from November through December […]

Continue Reading

Reuters Events Launch Supply Chain 2021

Reuters Events launch Supply Chain 2021 with industry leaders from AstraZeneca, PepsiCo and Arla Foods leading the speaker line up Reuters Events have launched Supply Chain Europe 2021 (19-20 May, online) and The Logistics Point is one of its Media Partners. Through monthly content and a 2-day summit hosting 3,000 digital attendees, Reuters Events aim […]

Continue Reading

Leading electrical retailer choose ArrowXL

Leading electrical retailer, Hughes, has extended its remit with the UK’s leading two- person delivery ArrowXL, to provide a 24-hour delivery service. It builds on a nine year partnership which has seen ArrowXL provide a range of home delivery and connection services for customers using a nominated day delivery.  Under the terms of the new […]

Continue Reading

Hermes & GMB Union agree further benefits for self employed and couriers

Hermes UK, the leading consumer delivery company, and the GMB Union have announced that they have concluded their annual negotiations which have resulted in further benefits for all SE+ (self- employed plus) couriers. It follows the ground-breaking deal in 2019, the first of its kind designed to support the rights of self-employed workers operating in […]

Continue Reading

Up to $4 trillion in revenue may have evaporated in supply chain disruptions

64% of U.S. and European companies report supply chain disruptions led to revenue losses from 6% to 20% in 2020 and significant damage to company’s brand Future supply chain disruptions expected, driven by geopolitical and trade issues, commodity price uncertainty, and cyberattacks Major shift in global supply chain strategy as redundancy and resilience deemed more […]

Continue Reading

Procurement drives sustainability across the supply chain

Arun Xavier, Category Director for Logistics and Supply Chain at GEP Sustainability projects across the supply chain have drawn the attention of executives and consumers in the last year. COVID-19 has had a massive impact on the way organisations as well as everyday people see the world. In crisis, when supply chains are shifting and […]

Continue Reading