AutoStore announces the arrival of new CarouselPort 4.0

AutoStore, the leading robotic technology company, has announced the redesign of its signature CarouselPort with new features and benefits for improved order fulfillment in evolving warehouses. CarouselPort is designed to advance workstation productivity and operates in harmony with AutoStore robots to ensure coordination between robot and staff.The new CarouselPort 4.0 enables a lower operating cost […]

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Parcel Tracker Joins Last Mile Month Event

Parcel Tracker, powered by the first AI based computer vision parcel management system, is joining the Last Mile Month Event this October. Arthur Zargaryan, co-founder of Parcel Tracker, is going to share his views on last mile technology on 19th October. Arthur Zargaryan is the co-founder of Parcel Tracker an AI powered internal parcel tracking […]

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Hermes Pledges £200K to support SMEs Using its Apprenticeship Levy Funding

Hermes, one of the UK’s leading consumer delivery companies, has pledged over £200k of its apprenticeship levy funds to help support SMEs – the maximum amount it can in a year, under the government scheme.  This will enable other companies to take on new apprentices or upskill existing ones, providing a valuable post pandemic boost […]

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Gophr Joins Last Mile Month Event

‘One of the biggest drivers of inefficiencies in modern last mile deliveries is the requirement for speed, and for very specific use cases like restaurant or grocery delivery,’ says Seb Robert, CEO of the last mile specialist Gophr. Robert is joining the Last Mile Month this October to share his views on fulfilment and how […]

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How technology provides options for developers

In the UK land for development is limited. Developers, specifically in logistics and supply chain, are keen on optimising all the space they have. Technology could help speed up the process and provide much needed efficiency. ‘As a developer you need to be squeezing every centimetre from the space in order to optimise the economic […]

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Is the last mile overheating?

As with all other aspects of logistics, last mile operations also experienced change during the last two years. Seb Robert, CEO of the last mile specialist Gophr, however, is not ready to blame all changes on Covid. He spoke to The Logistics Point about how the last mile has transformed and what the future holds […]

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Omniopti Joins Last Mile Month

Implementing the right technology for the last mile is no easy task. Martin Pečar, founder of OmniOpti, knows this very well. Pečar is joining us this October 19th to talk about how last mile can benefit from technology and what it would mean for logistics organisations. Register for the free online event here! Omniopti an […]

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Paul Needler | Arcadis Joins Last Mile Month

‘Dynamic,’ says Paul Needler when asked how he would define Last Mile with one word. Needler leads the Urban Logistics Sector at Arcadis UK andIreland. Paul is particularly known for bringing together his entrepreneurial approach with a proven track record of delivering results, using innovation and best practice to create tailored solutions for clientswhich increase […]

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Millennials and Gen Z Drive Diversity Up In the Supply Chain

‘Traditionally a large part of the population has not been aware of the supply chain opportunities,’ begins Dana Stiffler, Managing VP at Gartner, when asked if women feel like the industry is welcoming enough for them. One of the reasons is that for a very long time logistics and transportation have been seen as mostly […]

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RightHand Robotics Joins Last Mile Month

‘The last mile starts with autonomous robotic piece-picking’ is the tittle of RightHand Robotics’ presentation for the Technology webinar during Last Mile Month on the 19th October. The company joins the list of last mile experts to deliver an insightful talk on automation and the last mile. Join Vince Martinelli, Head of Product & Marketing […]

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