Essential needs driving the pace of automation in warehousing  

Phil Swinn, Special Projects Manager at Thermal Printer Support Ltd (TPS), a leading UK specialist supplier of thermal transfer printers, associated hardware and support, explains how a combination of staff shortages and the need to improve fulfilment speed and accuracy are driving the pace of automation in warehouses. Are you looking to work smarter and… Continue reading Essential needs driving the pace of automation in warehousing  

Bad Driving Habits That Can Harm You and Your Car

Reading Time: 8 minutes Experts agree that about 90% of car accidents can be attributed to human error, making it fair to say that bad driving habits kill! More than 38,680 people died in motor vehicle accidents in the United States in 2020, which says quite a bit about our driving skills (or lack thereof).… Continue reading Bad Driving Habits That Can Harm You and Your Car

Yellow adds two new driving academies, plans to train 1,000 new drivers in 2022

Yellow Corp., which controls 10% of the nation’s less-than-truckload (LTL) capacity as one of longest-operating trucking companies in America, is addressing the nation’s shortage of truck drivers head on and in house. Yellow is adding two new driving academies to its stable of 14 schools to prepare the next generation of professional truck drivers for… Continue reading Yellow adds two new driving academies, plans to train 1,000 new drivers in 2022

STILL participates in autonomous driving research project

The vision of autonomously driving transport vehicles in production halls or warehouses is to come within reach thanks to the European research project IMOCO (Intelligent Motion Control). On the German side, the project is led by the Hamburg-based intralogistics specialist STILL, a subsidiary of the KION Group. The project is scheduled to end in the… Continue reading STILL participates in autonomous driving research project

Driving Supply Chain Efficiencies with Digital Order Management Solutions

Date/TimeThursday, March 3, 2022 2:00PM ModeratorBob Trebilcock, Editorial Director, Supply Chain Management Review PanelistsJeremy Deuchars, Business Development Manager, Esker Register Today! Just how important is order management’s role in today’s business climate? Learn more in this live webinar, including the impact on cashflow, common supply chain challenges, and the transformational benefits that automation can bring,… Continue reading Driving Supply Chain Efficiencies with Digital Order Management Solutions

Driving brand loyalty with sustainable supply chains

The Covid-19 pandemic and the 2021 COP26 summit have sped up sustainability awareness around the world, increasing pressure on companies to make meaningful changes to operations, writes Christos Chamberlain, Flexport’s UK General Manager. The pandemic has impacted multiple industries, and some such as e-commerce companies saw significant benefits as online shopping spending grew. However, much… Continue reading Driving brand loyalty with sustainable supply chains