Supply Chain

UK firms holding double the stock amidst in...

Nov 24, 2022No Comments

New industry data reveals that manufacturers are holding double the amount of stock compared to pre-pandemic levels as the world’s supply chain woes take on

COP27 ‘unlikely to improve supply cha...

Nov 21, 2022No Comments

Supply Pilot CEO James Butcher warns retailers not to wait until laws force action on net zero goals, but to seek marginal gains across entire

Road freight prices ease, but threat of ris...

Nov 10, 2022No Comments

For the first time since February 2022, the price-per-mile of both haulage and courier vehicles has fallen, according to the TEG Price Index, as we

DP World starts work on a fourth berth at L...

Oct 11, 2022Comments off

DP World today announces that work has started on site to build a new fourth berth at its London Gateway smart logistics hub. The resilience

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How can you reduce supply chain costs &...

Oct 06, 2022Comments off

An idling truck can burn up to a gallon of diesel an hour and rack up completely avoidable detention costs. Are truck queues adding to

Port strikes adding further pain to already...

Sep 27, 2022Comments off

Europe’s overstretched supply chains are experiencing a double whammy of disruptions as transport unions in Felixstowe and now in Liverpool prepare for labour strikes later

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Call for food business energy price cap

Sep 14, 2022Comments off

At the Cold Chain Live! conference at the NEC in Birmingham, Cold Chain Federation President Tim Moran will urge Government to help curb further food

Liverpool container port

Further strikes at the Port of Liverpool th...

Sep 13, 2022Comments off

Dock workers at the Port of Liverpool – one of the UK’s main freight ports serving trade to Ireland and the US – have announced

New campaign to boost recruitment in logist...

Sep 05, 2022Comments off

National Highways is supporting a recruitment campaign to boost applications for roles in the logistics sector. The industry has long had difficulties in attracting and

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How businesses can build supply chain resil...

Sep 05, 2022Comments off

From the rise in ecommerce, with the likes of Amazon reporting profit increases of nearly 220% in less than a year from the first lockdown,