Report expects 2.2 million delivery drones in the e-commerce sector by 2025

Mar 28, 2019
Frost and Sullivan report finds that there are opportunities developing from progress in drone technology and more widespread regulation frameworks

Fully electric refrigerated delivery vehicles move to testing in the US

Mar 27, 2019
Trackloop's temperature monitoring software has been deployed by BYD Motors on demonstration vehicles being tested in New York and California

GreyOrange launches 12,000 parcel-per-hour sortation system

Mar 26, 2019
The GreyOrange Flexo™ is a scalable, modular sortation system

Could 2019 be the year of the blockchain in logistics?

Mar 25, 2019
Blockchain is most mentioned trend to watch in 2019 finds new report

Rakuten Super Logistics expands national presence into six additional US markets

Mar 22, 2019
Rakuten Super Logistics (RSL) announced that it will open six additional fulfilment centres in 2019, expanding its operations to a total of 18 markets

10 things eft’s been reading this week

Mar 21, 2019
Rising costs – rising automation

Autonomous trucking company TuSimple closes $95M Series D funding round, giving $1B valuation

Mar 21, 2019
Newly-minted unicorn will use funds to accelerate commercialization of its driverless truck solution

Time to turn around inventory falls by two days says new report

Mar 20, 2019
The median number of days for a return to be added back into an inventory for resale has decreased from seven days to five, marking out a focus on speed in the retail supply chain

Rising costs to challenge supply chain in 2019

Mar 19, 2019
Huge e-commerce growth, low availability of labour and rising international shipping costs are putting upward pressure on operators across the supply chain finds a new report

Automation in the supply chain to get major boost in 2019

Mar 18, 2019
Warehouse automation and sensor technologies key focuses for investment heading into 2019