Women bring true value but why are they still a minority in logistics?

There has been a lot of talk around levelling the playing field in the logistics and supply chain industry for women. It is clear that the more diverse the sector is, the better it will perform. But the big questions is why are women still a minority? ‘This is a field that has traditionally been […]

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The Logistics Point April ’22

Welcome to the latest edition of The Logistics Point Magazine April 2022.

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VIDEO | Redesigning Logistics For Women

The logistics industry has changed a lot during the last few decades but much more needs to be done when it comes to equality and openness. We spoke to Sandra Rothbard from Freight Matters about how logistics needs to redesign itself to feel more accommodating and welcoming towards not only women but minorities. You can […]

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Could shippers pass delivery costs to consumers in 2022?

It would be an understatement to say that for retail the last two years were crazy. Consumers’ habits and demand changed so many times that organisations were in a constant mode of catching-up and adapting. But it would also be an understatement to say that most performed incredibly well – the industry is resilient and […]

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Micro-fulfilment takes the central stage in 2022

It has become an old news that Covid-19 completely reshaped the supply chain but the effects of this are being felt now more than ever. The plans that were drawn during the first months of the pandemic are not taking shape and more companies have started to invest in automation in their warehouses and are […]

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The Logistics Point Magazine January 22

We are welcoming January with a new edition and a look at ethical supply chains, the UK-Australia trade deal; warehousing trends for 2022; last mile trends for 2022 and more… And don’t forget to register for our events this year. You can check out the Micro-fulfilment & Warehousing Conference Now! Read now below:

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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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LIVE! Last Mile & Urban Warehousing

Join us now for the first Last Mile Webinar on urban warehousing. Livestream below! Join us for the rest of our webinars for free: 12th October – Fulfilment; 19th October – Technology; 26th October – Sustainability; 10:00 am: Hub-to-home: Logistics for a sustainable world: Shared, efficient and reliable. Marcus Hurd, Stuart UK;10:15 am: Urban hubs and […]

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Save the date | Solving the Warehousing Problem

Multi-storey warehouses, urban fulfilment centres and micro-fulfilment centres – could all of these be the answers to the warehousing shortages many large cities are experiencing? In just a few days a group of last mile experts will discuss all of these and provide insights on what is the best strategy for last mile urban storage. […]

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Join 300+ last mile experts and rediscover urban storage

How can the last mile be improved? What is the role of urban storage for fulfillment of orders and how has Covid affected the need for quick delivery? All these questions are hard but on the 5th October at 10 am UK time we and a group of last mile experts will try to find […]

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