Alex Hadwick

Alex Hadwick

The need to know

Jun 2, 2023
The need to know for the week ending 2nd June 2023

The need to know

May 26, 2023
The need to know for the week ending 26th May 2023

EU aims to reduce supply chains’ vulnerabilities to cyber attacks

May 23, 2023
EU sees supply chains as likely targets, but critical to security, so is looking to improve reporting and resilience

Free-trade deal expected to boost African logistics

May 22, 2023
Freight could grow 28% in the continent if the African Continental Free Trade Area is successfully implemented

The need to know

May 19, 2023
The need to know for the week ending 19th May 2023

Major gap in capacity to monitor sustainability in supply chains says study

May 17, 2023
State of ESG in Manufacturing study finds just 31% are highly confident in their supply chain data and one in four of their suppliers’ ability to meet sustainability standards

Technology increasingly key to tackling international e-commerce shipping finds new report

May 16, 2023
Nearly nine in 10 now use technological aid to process trade documents as automation and digitalisation establish themselves as cornerstone technologies for cross-border shipping

Labour crunch puts warehouse automation front and centre

May 15, 2023
Sixty percent report issues maintaining their warehouse workforces, causing them to turn to technology and larger facilities in the search for productivity

The need to know

May 11, 2023
The need to know for the week ending 12th May 2023

Investment into US manufacturing surges, but labour and space prove to be tricky to acquire

May 10, 2023
Large-scale investments into US manufacturing have exploded in the last year reports the FT, but companies are coming up against capacity constraints as they look to reshore