Locus Robotics joins the unicorn club

Feb 23, 2021
Latest funding round takes warehouse robotics provider to a $1 billion valuation

67% of Americans plan to increase online orders in 2021 and 68% favour brands that offer sustainable packaging choices at checkout

Feb 23, 2021
72% of Americans would be more likely to purchase again from brands that shipped sustainably says Ranpak/Harris Poll survey

The need to know

Feb 19, 2021
The need to know for the week ending 19th February 2021

The state of supply chains: Automotive, part 1 – revving up ready for the post-pandemic

Feb 17, 2021
COVID-19 cut capacity and now the race is on to restore supplies as demand builds back up

UK urban logistics market continues to grow despite challenges

Feb 17, 2021
Demand for UK warehouse space continues to grow

Smaller ports hampered by poor technology uptake

Feb 16, 2021
Four-fifths of ports globally are missing key foundational technologies that support the safe and efficient transition of cargo

President Biden tackles US supply chains in first month in office

Feb 15, 2021
Biden expected to issue new executive order looking at supply chain vulnerabilities, following on from a flurry of legislation that will affect supply chains both domestically and globally

$12 million secured in funding for supply chain visibility provider Tive

Feb 10, 2021
The new investment will be used to fuel Tive’s growth and drive product innovation

IBM and Port of Los Angeles agree to launch cyber security initiative

Feb 9, 2021
IBM Security have announced a new agreement with the Port of Los Angeles to design and operate a Port Cyber Resilience Centre (CRC)

Amazon Air expands fleet with 11 ex-airline aircraft

Feb 8, 2021
Pivot to providing own capacity continues, as Amazon expands its transportation fleet by purchasing aircraft from Delta Air Lines and WestJet Airlines