Alex Hadwick

Alex Hadwick

Rising complexity and cost creating pressure to upgrade omnichannel fulfilment capabilities

Sep 10, 2021
The need to support omnichannel fulfilment at a time of disruption and high demand for space is creating innovation and focus on distribution networks says new white paper

B2C acquisitions strengthen Maersk e-commerce position

Aug 13, 2021
Maersk spends nearly $1 billion in two deals to strengthen its play into e-commerce and last mile fulfilment

Crushing cross-border complexity

Jul 30, 2021
New models, increased connectivity and integration are helping to ease the friction involved in cross-border e-commerce

Uber inks blockbuster deal to buy 3PL Transplace for $2.25 billion

Jul 22, 2021
Uber Freight acquires Transplace with eye on improving market position, profitability and coverage

Four steps supply chain planners need to follow for better visibility and smoother operations

Jul 15, 2021
Planners are failing to connect the dots before, during and after deliveries are made, says Jørgen Behrens, CPO, HERE Technologies

A bigger digital footprint is the path to shrinking supply chain bureaucracy

Jul 9, 2021
Moving documentation into the digital realm will lead to big gains as robotic process automation frees workers from repetition and creates standardisation say experts

Transparency is key when it comes to fulfilment

Jun 28, 2021
Clarity is a critical pillar of the modern supply chain, especially in an age where high-pace operations have to contend with consistent disruption

How can you compete with Amazon?

Jun 18, 2021
Two rapidly-growing e-commerce companies give us the inside track on how they are trying to step up and compete with the biggest and best digital players

Balancing the inventory equation

Jun 2, 2021
How can supply chains use well-calibrated distribution networks, forecasting and technology to achieve the perfect balance with their inventory?

From DARPA to distribution centre: How Boston Dynamics went from military to warehouse operations

May 20, 2021
The firm, most famous for its walking robots intended to support military operations, is now looking to lighten the load in distribution centres