Blockchain – Where to from Here for Supply Chain?
As we come to the end of our series on Blockchain, we will be exploring where we go from here utilising blockchain in the supply chain. We will finish the article with an infographic around blockchain in the supply chain. Click here to scroll down to the infographic If you missed the other parts of […]
Published 10th July 2017
Supply chain innovations using blockchain
How many people does it take to ship a container of avocados from Kenya to the UK? At least thirty, but more importantly, there are over 200 individual events and communications involved. Global organisations are now exploring how using blockchain technology in the supply chain can leverage their businesses and gain competitive advantage. More about […]
Published 28th June 2017
Blockchain – can it work in supply chain?
Blockchain—the technology behind the digital asset and payment system Bitcoin – is being mooted as the next big thing for supply chains. But how can this fledgling technology be used to benefit logistics and the greater supply chain? The answer lies in its potential to speed up administrative processes and to take costs out of […]
Published 30th May 2017
Financial Logistics of a Snap Election
With election fever spreading across the UK, we thought it would be the perfect time to launch this infographic on the Financial logistics of a snap election. It covers the logistics of running an election, candidate spending, where the money goes and much more. Check it out (call our logistics consultancy team with any questions):
Published 24th May 2017
9 Ways to Reduce Food Waste in the Supply Chain
There’s a huge problem with hunger in this world. This article introduces 9 ways that food waste can be reduced in the supply chain.
Published 17th May 2017
Gridlock and Traffic Congestion in Cities – Is This the Solution?
There are two main culprits that create traffic congestion: road freight and passenger vehicles. Both types of transport, unfortunately, have to share the same limited road space …
Published 19th April 2017
The Logistics of Delivering Live Entertainment: Rock On!
The next time you go to a rock concert, or to the London Philharmonic, spare a thought for the people who make it happen. The statistics are scary. On Bruce Springsteen’s recent Wrecking Ball tour, which consisted of 51 shows, there was a team of more than 100 people just managing the logistics. 22 […]
Published 23rd March 2017
BIGGEST CONTAINER SHIPS IN THE WORLD
Enjoy the infographic from our logistics consulting team below showing the largest container ships in the world!
Published 14th March 2017
Hard and soft robots and pilot-less ships
Robots in the warehouse ? Robots have been used for many years within the supply chain to handle simple repetitive tasks and the heavy lifting. Moving products from one area of a warehouse to another is laborious, requires little skill and is not mentally challenging, hence the growth in the application of robotics. Companies […]