Category Archives: Supply Chain

Retailers urged to mInimise obsolete stock risk says Walker Logistics

Retailers risk incurring both brand image and bottom line profit damage if their logistics services partners fail to operate efficient stock rotation processes that minimise the amount of deteriorating or even obsolete stock that they hold. That is the warning from William Walker, sales director leading fulfilment specialist, Walker Logistics. “Third …

International companies confirm their place at IMHX 2019

IMHX 2019 – the long running exhibition for the logistics industry – is on course to deliver a huge array of intralogistics and supply chain solutions under one roof next year. With over a year remaining until the event opens its doors in September 2019, only 20 per cent of the stand space within the halls of the NEC where the event takes place …

REC report highlights UKWA’s labour market concerns

The United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has warned that continuing uncertainty over Britain’s post-Brexit immigration policy is leading to a shortage of labour that will have serious ramifications across the logistics industry. “At a time when the UK is experiencing the lowest youth employment rate since the 1970s and the Government remains …