COVID-19’s impact on consumer holiday shopping will strain distribution operations, survey finds

Aug 19, 2020
Surge in demand for online shopping and for a wider variety of tricky items from a pick-and-pack perspective will place pressure on supply chain

Inventory management software market growth predicted at 5% till 2026

Aug 17, 2020
According to a new report the inventory software market will be worth $5 billion by 2026. The increasing demand for streamlining inventory management processes will fuel the growth of this market

The need to know

Aug 14, 2020
The need to know for the week ending 14th August

Aldi partner ramps up e-commerce

Aug 13, 2020
Armstrong Logistics looking to double handling capacity in the UK

Competition and confusion led to inefficient usage of medical supplies and massive back-ordering in US finds report

Aug 12, 2020
Call for national stockpiling standards to prevent next wave of healthcare product shortages

Five predictions for a post-COVID world

Aug 11, 2020
A new paper from Bastian consulting predicts that supply chains are going to become more diversified and focused on producing closer to markets through using tech to lower costs

Only 10% of companies have the supply chains required for resilience, says report

Aug 10, 2020
Massive turnaround needed to realise the possibilities of the supply chain as a competitive advantage

German Supply Chain Act set to enforce standard for global workforces

Aug 7, 2020
German companies will have to adhere to minimum standards for their entire global workforces under proposed legislation

The need to know

Aug 6, 2020
The need to know for the week ending 7th August 2020

COVID-19 pushed shoppers to switch retailers and brands, research shows

Aug 5, 2020
65% of Americans are ordering online and 60% explored alternatives to their usual retail choice, driven largely by stock shortages