Alex Hadwick

Alex Hadwick

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

US warehousing sector has over 50% more workers on payroll than five years ago but now faces tough labour market

May 19, 2021
Payroll data from April 2021 shows nearly 170,000 more workers in the warehousing and storage sector than 12 months prior

Why cloud computing will support more resilient and responsive supply chains

May 14, 2021
Cloud computing is the single most important tool supply chains need to future-proof their operations says new white paper

Command and control in supply chains - part 2: Taking back control of the last mile

May 5, 2021
The last mile is booming, but so are the associated expenses, leaving supply chain planners with a headache that needs to be urgently solved