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Simple driverless transport for quick retail returns

Simple driverless transport for quick retail returns

An online retailer’s profitability will stand or fall on having time- and cost-effective returns management. Edward Hutchison explains how driverless transport systems can fulfil this need in online retail intralogistics operations.

Are you ready for Euro Stage V?

Are you ready for Euro Stage V?

Emission standards for diesel forklift trucks are about to get a lot stricter and, for the first time, LPG trucks are affected too. What are the implications for buyers planning their future strategic fleet purchases?

How agile a supply chain can you afford?

How agile a supply chain can you afford?

One of the greatest challenges facing retail businesses today is how to keep the customer proposition attractive yet affordable.

Visibility – the saviour of retail operational excellence?

Visibility – the saviour of retail operational excellence?

Bricks and mortar retailers are being challenged like never before. In their attempt to promise and profitably serve the demands of the ‘need it now’, digital savvy consumers, their legacy systems are creaking and processes are being truly exposed.

Building business resilience

As we become more and more reliant on the technology that we use in our daily lives so does the need to have reliable software and hardware.