Video Clipper Logistics To Monitor Suppliers ESG With Segura

Leading retail logistics specialist, Clipper Logistics, has partnered with Segura, the leading platform for next-generation supply chain transparency. The partnership will allow Clipper to proactively monitor the performance of its suppliers within key sustainability and governance pillars, within a multi-tiered supply chain.  Supply chain interruption remains a potential risk to businesses globally, and mitigating this […]

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Logistics Supports UK’s Government Driver Licensing Changes

Following the government’s announcement of a call for evidence on opportunities for changes to the driver licensing regime, Chris Yarsley, Logistics UK’s Road Freight Regulation Policy Manager, comments: “Logistics UK welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the driver licensing review. Members have reported particular difficulties in recruiting drivers for vehicles up to 7.5t since the […]

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MEWP rental markets recover well despite global uncertainty

MEWP rental markets continued to recover strongly after the pandemic in 2021 and 2022, despite clouds on the horizon caused by global uncertainty around geo-political upheavals and increased input costs, driven by rising inflation and the war in Ukraine, according to the latest analysis conducted for the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) by Ducker. Most […]

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Half of Supply Chain Leaders Increased Network Diversity in Last Two Years

According to a Gartner, Inc. survey among 403 supply chain leaders in the second quarter of 2022, 74% of supply chain leaders made changes to size and number of locations in their supply chain network in the past two years. Fifty-one percent of respondents said they increased the number of locations (see Figure 1). As constraints, inflation, […]

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How Blockchain Helps Traceability in The Supply Chain

How can digitalization and blockchain improve traceability of scope 3 carbon emissions, which are the most difficult to assess? And how can technology drive transparency to multiple stakeholders, such as investors, consumers, and the broader society? This is the focus of the research project led by Dr. Leonardo Marques, professor at Audencia, and supported by […]

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Hy-Tek and AHS Announce Partnership With Tompkins Robotics

AHS, a Hy-Tek Material Handling Company and leading full-service provider of integrated fulfillment and distribution solutions, has partnered with Tompkins Robotics, a global leader focused on the robotic automation of sortation solutions. This partnership will help to expand the automated material handling capabilities of AHS and the entire Hy-Tek organization. With Hy-Tek’s comprehensive suite of […]

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VIDEO How Passive Cooling Can Recharge Last Mile Deliveries

Delivering perishables is not a fun job. There are many rules that need to be followed and a little mistake could cost a lot. We spoke to Jos Miermans, Co-founder at etheclo, about how passive cooling solutions can be used by grocery retailers to keep goods fresh and deliver value to consumers. You can watch […]

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VIDEO Open Source Data Could Unlock Better Route Optimisation

Empty runnings are a problem for logistics organisations that are looking to optimise their supply chain and overall processes. Route optimisation tools are becoming more prevalent as the optimisation questions increase in importance. Many technology tools have now pivoted to looking not just at a single delivery but at the overall operations and the goals. […]

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Evri to collaborate with online marketplace Vinted

Evri, the consumer delivery specialist, has entered into a strategic partnership with Vinted, the largest online consumer-to-consumer marketplace in Europe dedicated to second-hand fashion. Evri has been a key delivery partner for the Vinted marketplace since 2018, during which time both organisations have experienced remarkable growth. As part of the collaboration, a social media influencer programme will highlight the […]

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Sustainability still top priority for supply chains

The 2022 State of Supply Chain Sustainability report, published today, explores how supply chain sustainability (SCS) practices are being implemented globally and what that means for professionals, enterprises, industries, and the planet. This year’s report indicates that pressure to support SCS has increased steadily since last year, though that pressure has focused on different areas […]

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