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  • The rapid reorientation of supply chains

    Sep 18, 2020

    In a year of big shocks, those that have been able to adapt have been those best placed to weather the storm

    Written by: Alex Hadwick

  • The need to know

    Sep 18, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 18th September 2020

    Written by: editor

  • Building predictive analytics in an unpredictable age

    Sep 14, 2020

    Predictive analytics are a critical business tool for supply chains but producing effective forecasts is especially tough in this unprecedented environment says panel of experts

    Written by: Alex Hadwick

  • The need to know

    Sep 11, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 11th September 2020

    Written by: editor

  • The need to know

    Sep 4, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 4th September 2020

    Written by: editor

  • The need to know

    Aug 28, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 28th August 2020

    Written by: editor

  • Navigating inventory through the eye of the COVID storm

    Aug 25, 2020

    Supply chain executives are thinking hard about how to manage and move inventory in tricky times

    Written by: Alex Hadwick

  • Pandemic spurring tech transformation

    Aug 25, 2020

    Technology in the supply chain set to make major leaps in the medium term, as companies invest and roll out new tools

    Written by: Roger Hailey

  • The need to know

    Aug 21, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 21st August

    Written by: editor

  • The climbing costs of e-commerce

    Aug 21, 2020

    E-commerce providers have seen a surge in demand due to coronavirus, but regulatory changes, pressure on the USPS and high demand levels are creating an environment of higher logistics costs

    Written by: Roger Hailey

  • The need to know

    Aug 14, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 14th August

    Written by: editor

  • Integrating technology at speed

    Aug 13, 2020

    Wrong-footed by COVID-19, many logistics companies are realising that they need to up their technology investment but how should leaders approach tech investment and installation at this time of immense pressure?

    Written by: Alex Hadwick

  • Improving inventory management

    Aug 7, 2020

    The sudden acceleration of high-intensity e-commerce demand, alongside fracturing supply chains in the wake of COVID-19, has pushed inventory management to the forefront. Reuters Events: Supply Chain asked two innovators how they see the space evolving

    Written by: Alex Hadwick

  • Reuters Events: Supply Chain in conversation with XPO CIO Mario Harik

    Aug 7, 2020

    Putting tech at the heart of XPO’s operations is helping to keep a logistics giant agile amid a global pandemic

    Written by: Alex Hadwick

  • The need to know

    Aug 6, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 7th August 2020

    Written by: editor

  • The build-up to Brexit and the state of global trade

    Jul 31, 2020

    As Brexit gets ever closer, we talk trade, tariffs and tough negotiations with James Hookham, Secretary General of the Global Shippers Forum

    Written by: editor

  • The need to know

    Jul 30, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 31st July 2020

    Written by: editor

  • Are we on the cusp of Logistics 4.0?

    Jul 30, 2020

    Industry 4.0 has been around for a while but are we seeing the emergence of Logistics 4.0, powered by IoT, AI and analytics?

    Written by: Geoff Hadwick

  • Downturn, what downturn? Why logistics tech remains one of the hottest scenes in the global economy

    Jul 24, 2020

    It’s fair to say 2020 has been rough for many but Reuters Events: Supply Chain has been exploring an area bucking the trend: Logistics tech

    Written by: Alex Hadwick

  • The need to know

    Jul 23, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 24th July 2020

    Written by: editor

  • The need to know

    Jul 16, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 16th July 2020

    Written by: editor

  • Healthcare supply chains at a key moment of transition

    Jul 14, 2020

    Healthcare supply chains experienced some of the biggest reactions to COVID-19, as demand fell away for elective healthcare but stratospherically rose for pandemic related items. Roger Hailey investigates what will happen next

    Written by: Roger Hailey

  • Making the last mile work for you

    Jul 10, 2020

    Experts weigh in on how the last mile has stepped up a gear and how you can handle the load

    Written by: editor

  • The need to know

    Jul 9, 2020

    The need to know for the week ending 10th July 2020

    Written by: editor

  • Will the pandemic accelerate automation in supply chains? Part 3: Micro machines and the move to micro-fulfilment centres

    Jul 8, 2020

    Meeting e-commerce demand without crippling costs is a huge challenge for logistics but a fundamental shift in how we build, position and operate fulfilment systems might change all of that. Reuters Events: Supply Chain investigates

    Written by: Alex Hadwick

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