zoomImage Courtesy: Arkon ShippingGermany-headquartered logistics service company Rhenus Group has taken a shareholding in compatriot Arkon Shipping in the form of a 40 percent increase in share capit...

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China’s predilection towards online shopping has being compared to an “addiction” in a new post on DHL’s “Logistics of Things” blog.“The Chinese are becoming seriously addicted to e-commerce,”said DHL...

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Latest S.O.L.D (Supply Chain, Operations, Logistics and Delivery) trends and innovations to help drive delivery strategy in the post-Brexit Britain to be presented at this year’s eventFor the third ye...

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Logistics operator, Advanced Supply Chain Group (ASCG), has won a £1 million a year distribution services contract with sports retailer Decathlon.The contract will involve Bradford-based ASCG deliveri...

Clothing technology company Wiivv has launched a Kickstarter campaign for Wiivv Custom Fit Sandals, the world's first custom sandal designed and 3D printed to fit the unique contours of feet, giving t...

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Let’s face it: There are many fragile – and oftentimes broken – moments in the customer journey. Departmental hand-offs and changes in channel, for instance, add complexity and threaten to derail purc...

The Trade2d

The future of any business in the derivatives and securities market is being heavily influenced by cost considerations. The only way to stay competitive is to be efficient. At a time where firms are b...

Manufacturing Digital2d

In today’s digital economy, technology trends are motivating businesses in every industry to transform their supply chain. From planning and order fulfillment to warehouse management, supply chain com...

The design principles a company learns from additive manufacturing jigs and fixture products then become part of its business toolkit - image courtesy of Materialise. Philip Hudson, UK managing direct...

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ProMat – The Biggest Manufacturing and Supply Chain Expo of 2017 – is coming to Chicago April 3-6 and will feature keynotes on Sustainability and Industry 4.0. Magic Johnson will also keynote, present...

Manufacturing & Logistics IT3d

The Internet of Things (IoT) will be pivotal in shaping the experience-based retailer of the future, says Beecham Research in its new 'Internet of Retail Market Brief'.Beecham Research analysts see ph...

The Manufacturer3d

A 3D Systems Figure 4 manufacturing platform. Image courtesy of 3D SystemsUS-based additive manufacturing company 3D Systems this week unveiled a new 3D printer designed for use in large-scale manufac...

The FAA predicts brisk cargo growth for U.S. carriers, to the tune of 3.1 percent annually for the next two decades, as well as a shift towards maindeck cargo, according to the agency’s just releases ...

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March 22, 2017 by Allison Jones, The Canadian Press The Liberal government hopes the auction will bring in $8 billion by the end of 2020 that can be added to environmental programsTORONTO—Ontario’s c...

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Wall or no wall, UPS-owned Coyote Logistics is betting its new office in metropolitan Guadalajara that NAFTA trade isn’t going away anytime soon. The new Guadalajara office allows the logistics provid...

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zoomIllustration; Image Courtesy: Adam Smith InstituteThe UK is steering its way to China to foster maritime ties ahead of the looming triggering of Article 50 which will lead to the break up of its u...

A 120,000 sq ft Merseyside warehouse development has been launched by national logistics developerDB Symmetry and funding partner Barwood Capital. The Aquila 120 unit is at Huyton Business Park in Kn...

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Kuwait-based Agility has acquired a 177,000-square-foot warehouse near the Changi International Airport, upping its Singapore warehouse space to 600,000 square feet. The acquisition is the company’s f...

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Demand for warehouse floorspace is expected to fall in the North West and Yorkshire in the second half of 2017.A new floorspace tracker published by JLL says that agents remain generally upbeat over t...

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A Golden Triangle warehouse development site heads the list of 1.6m sq ft of new logisitics floorspace promised by US-owned Liberty Property Trust.A key development site in the UK logistics industry’...

Despite rapid growth in recent years, the Haitao market is expected to peak within China’s overall online retail market. New research from Mintel reveals that in China the total combined online cross-...

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By Frank Poore, CEO and Founder of CommerceHub To be competitive in this Amazon dominated retail environment demands better range, lower supply chain costs and improved customer service – a model whic...

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Retail sales in China expanded at a softer 9.5% during the first two months of 2017, undershooting a median forecast of 10.5% compiled by Bloomberg as car sales didn’t match the strong surge in the sa...

Retail in Asia1w

28% of Chinese duty free buyers make their purchase decisions at home before leaving for the airport and staff interaction converts more shoppers into buyers in China than in any other region, accordi...