Sophie Mitchell

Sophie Mitchell

US consumers will continue to buy big in 2021 as oversized e-commerce spend stays strong

Jul 13, 2021
After a bumper year in 2020, the likelihood for Americans to order their bulky items online remains strong in 2021

More than half of logistics providers looking to focus on automation as delivery volumes grow

Jul 12, 2021
Outdated business processes and manual operations a challenge for 41% of logistics providers when it comes to scaling last mile operations

The need to know

Jul 9, 2021
The need to know for the week ending 9th July 2021

Resilience main driver in digital supply chain investments

Jul 7, 2021
Almost 50% of supply chain leaders have accelerated their spending on digital technologies, in order to make their operations more responsive and forward-looking during the pandemic

Logistics digital transformation spending to reach $75.5 billion globally by 2026

Jul 6, 2021
COVID-19 has been a huge driver of digital transformation, pushing CAGR up to 8.8% over the next five years in global markets

COVID-19 influenced 74% of digital supply chain planning transformations

Jul 5, 2021
Survey from ToolsGroup and CSCMP finds that companies are noticeably better at managing COVID-related demand and supplier uncertainty after executing digital planning transformations

The need to know

Jul 1, 2021
The need to know for the week ending 1st July 2021

Logistics property update: June 2021

Jul 1, 2021
Key newbuilds and acquisitions from the frontlines of logistics property

TuSimple partners with insurer to examine the safety benefits of autonomous trucks as it pushes expansion

Jun 30, 2021
The company looks to showcase a new standard for safety in trucking, reducing both fuel-consumption and truck-related fatalities

Optimal Dynamics raises series A funding to develop decision-making AI for supply chain management

Jun 29, 2021
After a volatile year resulting in dramatic logistics growth, Optimal Dynamics is aiming to build computers able to make real-world decisions in complex environments.