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Sustainability will drive a trend of ‘lean and green’ supply chains

Sustainability will drive a trend of ‘lean and green’ supply chains

Sustainability is a hot topic and will drive a trend of lean and green supply chains in 2020. Many businesses are already investing in programmes to reduce their carbon footprints and we’ll see greater focus placed on enhancing such initiatives through eco-first efficiencies.

Keep calm and carry on

Keep calm and carry on... for now

Brexit is here, but freight operators are still entirely in the dark about what to expect, says ParcelHero’s Head of Consumer Research, David Jinks MILT.

Planning for the no-collar workforce: where will automation leave us?

Planning for the no-collar workforce: where will automation leave us?

Rapid advances in AI, cognitive technologies and robotics are upending traditional assumptions about careers, the role of technology and the way work gets done in the freight and logistics sector.

Debunking freight myths

Debunking freight myths

There a number of commonly held views about freight that are simply not true. Here the FTA's Elizabeth De Jong debunks five of the most notable.

Not a done deal

Not a done deal

Getting Brexit Done has become a mantra central to the election campaign. But passing a Withdrawal Agreement will be just the start of Britain’s EU exit process, says Peter Ward, CEO of the UK Warehousing Association