10 things eft’s been reading this week

Jul 5, 2018
When supply chain issues risk even the supply of beer, we know it's serious

Podcast: How China’s Biggest Retailer Scales Its Supply Chain

Jul 4, 2018
Lori Chao, Director of International Communications, JD.com speaks to Priyanka about how JD.com copes with its $24.7bn shopping festival peak

Tesco and Carrefour to Join Supply Networks

Jul 3, 2018
The two retailing giants, with combined sales of more than $160 billion, are set to create a strategic alliance with the aim of reducing supply side costs and increasing inventory.

Volvo Trucks and FedEx Demonstrate Truck Platooning

Jul 2, 2018
Volvo Trucks North America, together with FedEx and the North Carolina Turnpike Authority, used advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) technology to conduct on-highway truck platooning as part of ongoing research collaboration.

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Jun 28, 2018
All aboard the hype train!

Virgin Hyperloop One tests Colorado feasibility

Jun 27, 2018
Virgin Hyperloop One tests Colorado feasibility

Nestlé and XPO Logistics building 638,000-square-foot digital warehouse

Jun 26, 2018
Nestlé and XPO Logistics are co-creating a 638,000-square-foot distribution centre in Leicestershire, UK

Liebherr Breaks Ground on €35 Million New Logistics Centre in Kirchdorf

Jun 25, 2018
Liebherr-Hydraulikbagger GmbH has broken ground on a new logistics centre in Kirchdorf, Austria

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Jun 22, 2018
Big, beautiful trade barriers

Is Facebook the Next Amazon of Retail and Logistics?

Jun 22, 2018
Priyanka talks to Brittain Ladd, a strategy and supply chain consultant, about who the strongest contender is to supersede and replace Amazon. To Priyanka’s surprise, Brittain’s answer wasn’t Alibaba or Walmart. It was Facebook!