Manufacturing, Logistics and Supply Chain articles

Manufacturing and Supply Chain IT articles comprising case studies, product information, opinion articles, reports, new contract wins, product launches, opinion from the trade associations, government departments, research analysts, the vendor community. These articles are about specific industry IT solutions and topics relating to how improvements and efficiency gains can be made by the use of information technology within supply chain applications.

All topics are covered in these articles which include ERP/MRP, Manufacturing Software, Advanced Planning, Demand Forecasting, Supply Chain Management, Warehouse Management Software, Automatic Identification/Datacapture, Voice-Directed Warehousing, Printing & LabellingTransport Management, Asset Management Software and Mobile Computing.

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Nicky Moffat CBE announced as Field Service Management Expo’s first inspirational speaker

Nicky Moffat CBE announced as Field Service Management Expo’s  first inspirational speaker

Field Service Management Expo – to be held from 16 to 21 June 2018 at Excel London – is proud to welcome Nicky Moffat CBE, formerly the British Army's highest ranking female officer, to deliver a fascinating and highly practical talk titled, 'What Good Leadership Looks Like'.

Manufacturers urged to join EEF in tackling productivity puzzle

Manufacturers urged to join EEF in tackling productivity puzzle

Manufacturers are being urged to help boost the UK's productivity performance and get manufacturing productivity growth back on trend by taking part in a major work programme being carried out by EEF, the manufacturers' organisation which will feed into the Autumn Budget Statement.

Seegrid expands Supervisor fleet management software with new features

Seegrid expands Supervisor fleet management software with new features

Seegrid has expanded its fleet management software, Seegrid Supervisor. With the addition of three new features–Queues, Barcode Scanner support, and Caution Tape–Seegrid increases overall material movement efficiency and builds on its commitment to transition customers towards automated, data-driven environments.

Wolseley collaborates with Hitachi Consulting in supply chain transformation project

Wolseley collaborates with Hitachi Consulting in supply chain transformation project

Hitachi Consulting, a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd and provider of consulting-led solutions and services, has entered into a new relationship with Wolseley UK, the UK plumbing, heating and cooling trade specialist, and part of Ferguson plc, the worldwide distributor of plumbing and heating products.

The John Lewis Partnership creates new cloud-based business archive with Preservica

The John Lewis Partnership creates new cloud-based business archive with Preservica

The John Lewis Partnership, one of the UK's leading retail businesses, has selected digital preservation specialist Preservica to build a secure cloud-based business archive.

Sharps Bedrooms delivers with Maxoptra Automation

Sharps Bedrooms delivers with Maxoptra Automation

Since introducing a new technology to automate the routing and scheduling of its delivery fleet, Sharps Bedrooms has realised around 600 man hour savings and significantly reduced the need for third party transport contractors, saving £12,000 a year.

Britain's business networks prepare for hyper-speed

Britain's business networks prepare for hyper-speed

TalkTalk Business is further enhancing its connectivity portfolio by entering a trial for G.fast through its Wholesale and Partner customers.

Cargo Chief launches C4 to help 3PLs find carrier capacity

Cargo Chief launches C4 to help 3PLs find carrier capacity

Cargo Chief has launched its new C4 carrier integration platform to help 3PLs digitally match freight loads for their shipper customers to hidden capacity found within that 3PL's carrier network.

Europa gears up the next generation for career success

Europa gears up the next generation for career success

UK logistics providers, Europa Worldwide Group, gave over 200 students a taste of real working life recently, as members of the team took part in a 'mock interview' day at a London secondary school, close to its Heathrow branch.

Creative thinking essential for T&L upscaling

Creative thinking essential for T&L upscaling

By Andrew Galliers, senior manager and transport and logistics expert at accountancy firm, Menzies LLP.

The transport and logistics sector is facing a tricky problem - how to balance rocketing consumer demand for goods, delivered increasingly quickly, with challenges posed by Brexit and increasing competition.

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