A commitment to sustainable packaging helps internet retailers to avoid provoking ‘oversized box rage’
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A commitment to sustainable packaging helps internet retailers to avoid provoking ‘oversized box rage’

Evolving legislation, advances in technology and pressure to meet the expectations of increasingly environmentally conscious consumers are driving more companies to implement sustainable packaging strategies across their supply…

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Sustainability in materials handling
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Sustainability in materials handling

Edward Hutchison, Managing Director of BITO Storage Systems, highlights some of the important factors for procuring environmentally considerate materials handling equipment. Products of any kind generally have a…

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Forthcoming packaging and waste regulations add to pressures for greater ecommerce packing efficiency
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Forthcoming packaging and waste regulations add to pressures for greater ecommerce packing efficiency

The cardboard supply market is under stress, and forthcoming changes to the regime around packaging and waste will have further impacts. Retailers and shippers will need to act…

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PEOPLESAFE LONE WORKER PROTECTION SOLUTION NOW AVAILABLE ON CAT® RUGGED SMARTPHONES FOR ENHANCED HGV DRIVER PROTECTION
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PEOPLESAFE LONE WORKER PROTECTION SOLUTION NOW AVAILABLE ON CAT® RUGGED SMARTPHONES FOR ENHANCED HGV DRIVER PROTECTION

Peoplesafe has entered into a strategic partnership with Bullitt Group, the global licensee for Cat® phones, to offer a lone worker service in the UK that better protect HGV drivers…

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NULOGY SOFTWARE TO DRIVE CO-PACKING GROWTH FOR CEVA LOGISTICS
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NULOGY SOFTWARE TO DRIVE CO-PACKING GROWTH FOR CEVA LOGISTICS

Nulogy will extend its flexible cloud-based software as the global platform to digitalise the CEVA Logistics co-packing operations and enhance the firm’s agility and responsiveness to its fast-moving…

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Can a WMS help your retail store re-open efficiently?
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Can a WMS help your retail store re-open efficiently?

After what seems like a lifetime, high street shops like Next, IKEA, Shoe Locker, John Lewis and Primark, have finally reopened. Some, Primark being an obvious example, had not offered online shopping during…

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Ergo Real Estate’s £25 million high-spec logistics hub in Markham Vale North is now ready to occupy.
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Ergo Real Estate’s £25 million high-spec logistics hub in Markham Vale North is now ready to occupy.

Ergo Real Estate, together with NFU Mutual, operating as the joint venture Aver Property Partnership have concluded their development with HBD at Markham Vale North delivering high-quality logistics…

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XPO Logistics and Nestlé Unveil UK Digital Distribution Warehouse of the Future
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XPO Logistics and Nestlé Unveil UK Digital Distribution Warehouse of the Future

XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, and Nestlé, the world’s largest food and beverage company, have today announced that their flagship distribution centre…

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CHAS urges construction industry to embrace Common Assessment Standard following data sharing agreement roll out
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CHAS urges construction industry to embrace Common Assessment Standard following data sharing agreement roll out

CHAS, the supply chain risk management expert, is encouraging the construction industry to embrace the new Common Assessment Standard following the announcement of a data-sharing agreement between the…

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Online retailers facing cardboard packaging ‘double whammy’ of longer lead times and higher prices
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Online retailers facing cardboard packaging ‘double whammy’ of longer lead times and higher prices

A growing number of internet retailers are struggling to fulfil orders as a result of a shortage of cardboard packaging brought about by the boom in online sales…

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