Wednesday 16th Aug 2017 - Logistics & Supply Chain

22pc profit boost for DHL Supply Chain

An optimisation programme at DHL’s Supply Chain division helped it boost operating profit rise by 21.6 per cent to €124 million in the second quarter.

Brexit threat to key industries

The government has come under renewed pressure over the impact of Brexit on key industries including the motor industry, alcohol and tobacco.

Look out for latest issue

Look out for the latest issue of Logistics & Supply Chain – it’s available in print, and for iPad and Android.

Malory Davies FCILT, Editor.

Carrot spaghetti: supply chain hero?

It’s estimated that almost two million tonnes of food is wasted in the grocery supply chain every year. A study last year by WRAP, the food waste charity, calculated that action to increase prevention of waste could save businesses £300 million a year.

IoT could cut grocery supply chain costs

The Internet of Things has a key role to play in helping food and grocery companies improve their understanding of customers and reducing supply chain costs, research by the IGD suggests.

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