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Logistics UK’s response to ONE unemployment figures

Logistics UK’s response to ONE unemployment figures

In response to this week’s publication of the latest unemployment figures by ONS, Elizabeth de Jong, policy director at Logistics UK said:

Aligning the rising warehouse demand with sustainable innovation

Aligning the rising warehouse demand with sustainable innovation

The demand for warehouse space has accelerated in recent years. Numerous industries, from ecommerce to manufacturing, have witnessed significant growth resulting from increasing consumer demand and the need for warehousing space has surged alongside this.

SnapFulfil appoints new CEO for US arm

SnapFulfil appoints new CEO for US arm

WMS technology provider SnapFulfil is taking its North America business to the next level with the appointment of experienced transformational leader, Rich Pirrotta, as CEO.

Fortec launches core operational solution

Fortec launches core operational solution

Fortec Distribution Network (Fortec) has launched its core operational system, Nexus. The company describes the move as its latest step towards delivering excellence for its stakeholders.

Two thirds of UK logistics workers want employers to support them on the commute

Two thirds of UK logistics workers want employers to support them on the commute

According to a nationally-representative survey into 2,000 UK workers, conducted by corporate transport technology specialist Kura, nearly 60% of logistics workers across the UK hold real concerns around the commute post-Covid. There is a strong cry for help with the commute from employees, particularly among younger workers.

Rhenus to showcase total supply chain solution at ChemUK 2021

Rhenus to showcase total supply chain solution at ChemUK 2021

Logistics specialist Rhenus is set to showcase its supply chain expertise at this year’s ChemUK exhibition. The two-day event is running between 15 and 16 September at the NEC, Birmingham UK.

Managing change to smooth technology transition…

Managing change to smooth technology transition…

By SnapFulfil CEO, Tony Dobson.

A massive shift to digital solutions is now well underway in warehousing but, as more companies make the move from manual to automated processes, do we risk leaving our employees behind?

Giving a voice to maintenance and inspection

Giving a voice to maintenance and inspection

Manufacturing & Logistics IT spoke with Phil Jarrett, commercial director of Dakota Integrated Solutions, and Paul Whittingham, operations director of Truckfile, about the companies’ partnership and what voice maintenance and inspection technology offers technicians within the freight transport sector.

Freight forwarders welcome HMRC confirmation of implementation timetable for new Customs declarations processing system

Freight forwarders welcome HMRC confirmation of implementation timetable for new Customs declarations processing system

The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has welcomed the announcement by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) clarifying the final implementation date when a new computer system will replace an existing system used for processing Customs declarations.

There’s no ‘silver bullet’ for food sector challenges

There’s no ‘silver bullet’ for food sector challenges

By Louisa Hosegood, Digital and Strategy Director at Bis Henderson Consulting

The businesses that bring food and drink to our tables are facing a period of fundamental change, unprecedented in its speed and scope. Bis Henderson Consulting is working with many leading companies to help them establish what this means for their sourcing, stocking and distribution operating models and assets.

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