VIDEO |Repurposing Buildings to Adapt for Urban Storage

‘Post Covid-19 logistics in urban centres is at a turning point,’ began Marcus Hurd, Head of Hub-to-Home operations at the last mile company Stuart. Hurd opened the first day of the Last Mile Month Webinar Series on the 5th October, organised by The Logistics Point. The first day was dedicated to exploring warehousing options along […]

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The Logistics Point November 2021

Welcome to the November 2021 edition of The Logistics Point. Learn more about COP26 and its impact on logistics; how to choose the right e-fulfilment partner; why to start planning Peak 2022 now; how to best track your goods in motion; and join the 400+ attendees of our Last Mile Month by rewatching the recordings.

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LIVE: Last Mile & Sustainable Operations

Watch on the 26th October at 10 am UK time the final webinar from the Last Mile Month series on why a sustainable last mile is beneficial for cities and the society. Add the date to your calendar here! Find out more about the speakers below. Daniel Bianco, Transport planner at Brighton & Hove City […]

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The right way to invest in cargo bikes

As logistics organisations are looking to become more sustainable and make their operations greener, cargo bikes are becoming an important part of the provided service. The Logistics Point spoke to Charlie Ford, independent fleet consultant at Hatat Solutions about how logistics firms can choose the right bike, what changes are needed to the existing infrastructure […]

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VIDEO | Last Mile Cheaper Than Gas? | Charles Jolley, URB-E

Last mile can be cheaper than the price of gas, believes Charles Jolley, CEO of the last mile specialist URB-E. The company uses micro-containers to deliver goods in New York City and improve the final mile experience for its customers and consumers. Watch the full presentation Charles gave on the 12th October during the webinar […]

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The last mile starts with autonomous robotic piece-picking

Implementing technology along the last mile is not an easy task and where should you even begin? For Vince Martinelli from RightHand Robotics the answer is picking. Vince will deliver the keynote session on the Last Mile & Technology Webinar on the 19th October at 10am UK time. Add the event to your calendar or […]

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LIVE! Last Mile & Order Fulfilment

Join us today at 10 am UK time for one hour of last mile insights and discussions about last mile order fulfilment. Watch here: Speakers: Louisa Hosegood, Digital and Strategy Director, Bis Henderson Consulting. Sam Keam, Co-Founder, Zedify UK. Charles Jolley, CEO, URB-E Seb Robert, CEO, Gophr

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Micro-fulfilment – a game changer for online grocery?

Online grocery has exploded and what was expected to take years has now changed in just a few months. With e-retail on the rise, it is important for logistics companies to understand how to fulfil orders for the last mile. Could Micro-fulfilment be the game changes? Louisa Hosegood, Digital and Strategy Director for Bis Henderson […]

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Why Parcel Lockers are better than EVs?

By Juan Sotolongo, CEO Lockars For more last mile insights add our webinars on 12th October (Last Mile & Cost Control); 19th October (Last Mile & Technology); 26th October (Last Mile & Social Sustainability). I think that most would agree that reducing the number of delivery vans constantly circulating on our busy streets would be […]

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How to do green delivery at a lower cost than gas

Going green is an opportunity to reimagine how last mile delivery is done, says Charley Jolley, CEO of the last mile specialist URB-E. URB-E is taking part in the second webinar of the Last Mile Month series, dedicated to order fulfilment and cost control The webinar is free and you can learn more insights from […]

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