2023: Looking Back Into The Future

As the year draws into a close, it is a compulsory tradition to take a look at the most significant events and predict what to expect in the new year. So what really reshaped the logistics & supply chain industry in 2022? For us at The Logistics Point there were two clear trends: Sustainability and […]

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Businesses Remain Optimistic for 2023 Despite Uncertainty

A new poll conducted by the Institute of Export & International Trade (IOE&IT) as part of their latest webinar series found that over half (54%) of the 400 delegates reported feeling very (11%) or quite (43%) optimistic about their business’ prospects for international growth in 2023. The webinar was the second in The Exporting Starter Pack […]

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Evri Announces Its Last Posting Dates for Christmas 2022

Evri, the leading delivery specialist, has announced its last posting dates for Christmas 2022 for anyone wanting a courier collection and/or to post using one of its nationwide network of Evri ParcelShops. The dates apply to all parcels as well as Evri’s “postable” service where people can send large letters and other postable items – […]

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Black Friday for Logistics Networking 

Join us on the 21st March 2023 in London together with Autostore UK & Parcelly for this in-person Networking Logistics event. Get your Black Friday Ticket now! Ah, the excitement of Black Friday! We couldn’t help but get on with it too.  On the 21st March we are organising our first in-person networking event to […]

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Half of Consumers Would Spend Less This Black Friday, Evri’s Study Shows

Almost 50 percent of consumers have said they will be spending less on Christmas presents this year according to a YouGov survey commissioned by Evri, the UK’s leading parcel delivery company the ahead of Black Friday and the festive shopping season.  This comes as the cost-of-living crisis deepens for many households across the UK who are […]

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Right-shoring gives suppliers the upper hand

Offshoring was an easy way for companies to source products, but it also meant that they gave away some control of product quality and manufacturing processes. This is no longer the case for various reasons, but what happens when production comes closer to the consumer is a different conversation. According to Dave Food, Head of […]

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LIVE NOW: Last Mile & E-Com Online Event

Welcome to Last Mile & E-Com Online Event. Watch the live stream now: Agenda10:00 Doddle10:20 Montagu Evans & Bloom Developments10:35 iParcelBox & University of Hull10:55 Mango Logistics & StoreShippers11:10 Fareye11:25p Squared & Bol.com Our sponsors today Doddle https://www.doddle.com/ Fareye https://fareye.com/

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Peak Season Delivery is More Complex than Ever: Here’s How to Address the Critical Challenges

By Andrew Tavener, Head of Fleet Marketing EMEA, Descartes  With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, retailers are bracing for the logistical and customer service challenges that accompany peak season volumes. This year, though retailers face added complexity as they continue to struggle with inventory issues, staff shortages, and ongoing supply chain disruptions – not […]

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Autumn Statement: Logistics Positive But EV’s Adoption May Suffer

In response to today’s Autumn statement, business group Logistics UK is encouraged that the government has prioritised stability for the economy after a period of volatility, which will help restore confidence for businesses.  However, as Kate Jennings, the organisation’s Policy Director explains, there is also disappointment that some of the measures announced could stifle the […]

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Trends for 2023: Shorter Supply Chains And Asset Flexibility

Schoeller Allibert, a leading manufacturer of sustainable returnable packaging for the logistics industry, has shared its perspective on trends set to shape logistics and warehousing through 2023. The business, which has a top-down view of the logistics supply chain through its position as a key supplier of equipment and services, believes that 2023 will see […]

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