10 things eft’s been reading this week

Mar 21, 2019
Rising costs – rising automation

Autonomous trucking company TuSimple closes $95M Series D funding round, giving $1B valuation

Mar 21, 2019
Newly-minted unicorn will use funds to accelerate commercialization of its driverless truck solution

Time to turn around inventory falls by two days says new report

Mar 20, 2019
The median number of days for a return to be added back into an inventory for resale has decreased from seven days to five, marking out a focus on speed in the retail supply chain

Rising costs to challenge supply chain in 2019

Mar 19, 2019
Huge e-commerce growth, low availability of labour and rising international shipping costs are putting upward pressure on operators across the supply chain finds a new report

Automation in the supply chain to get major boost in 2019

Mar 18, 2019
Warehouse automation and sensor technologies key focuses for investment heading into 2019

Top five things to know when implementing a warehouse management system

Mar 15, 2019
Joseph Palisano of Lincoln Distribution covers the key steps to follow when getting a warehouse management system set up in this guest post

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Mar 14, 2019
What is shaking up retail distribution?

UNFI to consolidate five distribution centres into a new 1.2 million-sq-ft and expanded 800,000-sq-ft facilities in Washington

Mar 14, 2019
Company is optimising its Pacific Northwest distribution centre network

Customer experience increasingly recognised as vital to supply chain operations

Mar 13, 2019
More retailers than ever say that customer experience metrics are critical to their supply chain operations

Free infographic: State of Retail Supply Chain 2019

Mar 12, 2019
We have developed this infographic in the lead up to the 4th Annual D3 Retail Supply Chain Summit 2019 (May 6-8, Marriot Brooklyn, New York)