Following the disruption caused by Brexit and COVID-19 throughout 2021, the new year must see a renewed focus on building supply chain resilience.
What is Q-Commerce and is it the future of online retail?
JIT shipping offers a range of benefits, but there are risks involved when relying on predictions and demand forecasts.
Which is best, outsourcing logistics to an expert or attempting to manage the entire process in-house? There are pros and cons to both; ultimately the decision you make will depend on your business and how it operates.
With fewer HGV drivers, there has been an issue with supply and demand. It has delayed the time from which a product leaves a farm, factory or warehouse to when it arrives in-store or delivered to the door. This, in turn, has increased product costs and essentially the cost of living.
inventory analysis and management can be done in many different ways, depending on your business
Crises such as the Ever Given incident act as timely reminders that we can never take international logistics for granted.
With COVID infections expected to rise once again this winter, its' essential you can keep warehouse staff - and the rest of the supply chain - safe.
Since the advent of telematics and geolocation, the implementation of smooth supply chain management has gotten considerably easier. Communication between drivers, warehouse staff, logistics and operations has become more coordinated, and client expectations can be managed in real time if, for example, there are issues with stocking, delays, or shipping.
ISO QMS (Quality Management System) Certifications are internationally-recognised standards which ensure that an organisation, of any size, can be relied upon for quality.