The Logistics Point April ’24

Welcome to the latest edition of The Logistics Point FEATURE From Problem to Profit: Tackling Logistics Challenges for Start-Up InvestmentVIDEO Unlocking Customer Loyalty: The Rise of PUDO Solutions in UK Online ShoppingThe Transition to Multi-Energy Fleets & The Benefits of Investing NowConsumers in charge: the dark side of visibilityCustomer Service & Logistics: Retailers Look for […]

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VIDEO Unlocking Customer Loyalty: The Rise of PUDO Solutions in UK Online Shopping

70% of online shoppers in the UK expect a PUDO (Pick-up & Drop-off) solution at checkout. Offering PUDO is in line with consumers’ wants and it adds a layer of flexibility that can improve brand loyalty, profitability and sustainability. We speak to Sebastian Steinhauser, CEO & co-founder of Parcelly, a hyperlocal and multichannel logistics technology […]

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Powering the Future: Optimising Fleet Operations in the EV Era

As fleets transition to electric vehicles (EVs), they encounter a fresh set of challenges that demand innovative solutions. Dispatch teams now grapple with considerations like range limitations, while fleet managers must navigate issues surrounding power availability and the cost of charging. This new layer of complexity calls for strategic management to maximise the efficiency and […]

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Identifying and reducing the environmental impacts of supply chains 

This World Sustainable Procurement Day on March 21st, Barkers Procurement explores the rising importance of sustainable supply chains, and why it’s a value businesses should focus on now more than ever.  An overhaul of your supply chain may sound daunting, especially if you’re prioritising ESG as a part of this, but there’s a simple three-step process to […]

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Taking away a bit of Just-In-Time can safeguard your whole inventory

One of the core tenets of globalisation has been Just-in-time (JIT) delivery, an inventory and supply chain management strategy that aims to increase efficiency by minimising inventory for business customers. And if recent supply chain disruption has highlighted anything, it is the brittle nature of JIT. Axis Communications’ Linn Storäng looks back at the key […]

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