Amazon Can Read Your Mind?; 3PL & CSCO EU De-Brief; Top 10 Research Items of 2013
It has been a busy week for logistics news this week; Lora Cecere has identified the traps that should be avoided when trying to build supply chain talent, whilst John Wagner J. has provided his views on the industry for 2014 so far. In other news, Amazon is confident it can predict what customers will be buying and can ship the items before they are ordered… This so-called “anticipatory shipping” is said to cut delivery time and ensure repeat business but is it taking customer monitoring too far? Cathy Morrow Robertson has also offered her thoughts on the retail giants recent patent.
Following on from our fantastic European 3PL Summit & CSCO Forum in November, the eft team have created our first ever conference de-brief. If you missed the show last year, this de-brief will provide you with all of the highlights from the show, and a reason to go in 2014!
Finally, after looking at the top 10 articles a few weeks ago I have compiled the top 10 research items from our website in 2013, all of which are worth a look.
eft brings you its first ever conference debrief! This report highlights all of the key industry themes, topics and announcements discussed in Amsterdam this November, including results of surveys done by eft, as well as some live polling. Relive the conference if you attended or experience it for the first time if you weren't able to make it!