Friday, 2 October, 2020

Tag: Logistics

Hyperloop – The Future of Logistics

The word Hyperloop has been much 'hyped' a term these days and is in the news for some time now. Beyond car, rail, water...

The Reality of Driverless Trucks in the Logistics Industry

For several decades, Hollywood has fascinated us with autonomous cars, that is, without a person being in control of the vehicle. Fiction has fed...

Developing a Comprehensive Logistics Strategy Matrix : A Retail Example

The role of a robust strategy has increased in today's environment "Retail Apocalypse" continues to claim victims every few months. Whenever a retailer declares bankruptcy,...

Looking to Improve Your Logistics Bottom Line? Get Your Strategy Right

Any logistics company can improve its bottom line through better service, but first, it has to get the strategy right - as it is...

Indian startup IPLT to launch all-electric heavy-duty truck

Gurugram-based startup Infraprime Logistics Technologies (IPLT) is planning to launch an electric truck, claimed to be India's first all-electric heavy-duty truck, within the next...

Applying Newton’s Three Laws of Motion to Supply Chain Transformations

Introduction Sir Isaac Newton - The Genius Sir Isaac Newton is recognized as one of the most influential scientists of all time. His three laws of...

Logistics Robots: Changing the Face of Modern Logistics

Logistics robots are automated machines that improve the efficiency of logistics operations. The use of robots in logistic networks serves as an efficient alternative...

DHL to Invest $150M to Expand Medical Supply Chain

The supply chain and logistics company, DHL is planning to invest $150 million to expand its distribution network of medical devices and pharmaceutical...

Supply Chain Scorecards as Performance Metrics for Logistic Network

Supply chain is a system of networks and processes from the procurement, conversion to distribution. Supply chain scorecards can be utilized to assess the...

Understanding Reverse Logistics

Reverse Logistics is a concept that many companies in the logistics industry today have tried to define and is a term that everyone, from...

Dubai-India Joint Venture Expands Foothold in Logistics

Hindustan Infralog Private Limited (HIPL) announced the acquisition of 76% stake in KRIBHCO Infrastructure Limited (KRIL), an integrated multi-modal logistics operator in India, through...

Departmental Integration: Key to Logistics Management

In essence, logistics management is the overall administration of all available resources to meet the demands of the public or the targeted consumers of...

Modi 2.0: Logistics Cost Expected to be Driven Down

Many elements can make Make-In-India flourish. Good industrial policy is one of them. Logistics, and its efficiency, is certainly another. As a percentage of...

The Essence Behind Logistics Key Performance Indicator

Supply chain metrics and logistics KPI go hand in hand. Both work together to monitor the performance of a company’s logistics operations. Supply chain metrics...

Locus Raised $22M Funding From Falcon Edge and Tiger Global To...

Supply chain optimization startup Locus has managed to raise $22 million funding from Falcon Edge and Tiger Global Management. The company is looking to...

Is The Logistics Industry Ready For Intelligent Automation?

It is a well-known fact that supply chain is moving progressively towards digital transformation. But is simply adding a digital component to a complex...

FAA Approves Alphabet’s Drone Delivery Service

News at a glance Alphabеt's Wing Aviation has bееn clеarеd for takе off as thе first dronе company grantеd an Air Carriеr Cеrtification from...

Drive For Import Substitution & Emergency Logistics Management To Operationalize The...

Introduction When any operating plant forced to take shutdown due to its critical equipment failure, all the upstream and downstream units of the plants were...

How IoT-Enabled Asset Tracking Adds Value to Supply Chain & Logistics

Internet of Things (Industry 4.0 or the fourth industrial revolution) is facilitating more and more physical objects to connect to the internet and exchange...

How Smart Technology Is Changing the Delivery System

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