AN INTERMEDIARY SHOULD NOT GET THE BIGGEST PIECE OF THE CAKE

By Vibeke Specht, Jul 06, 2020 07:29

 

Alice Moradian, CEO of Earth Bite, has a mission. She wants snack shelves to be filled with environmentally sustainable and nutritious snacks, and also free of commercial logistics.

“LogTrade will enable us to place temporary shelves or boxes ‘anywhere’ there is a demand,” says Alice. “This opens up more sustainable business models for us as producers and whoever has an available spot.”

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Has Alibaba Cracked the Logistics Code?

By Vibeke Specht, Feb 22, 2019 06:08

What does it matter that it is super easy to shop online if the logistics and transport management is for the birds? In 2011, Alibaba’s Jack Ma decided to try to tackle something Amazon’s Jeff Bezos has not been able to do: crack the logistics code. The result of his endeavor is Cainiao, which is definitely a feather in Jack Ma’s cap.

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Why Are Empty Trucks Rolling on Swedish Roads?

By Vibeke Specht, Sep 11, 2018 09:22

Scientists at Chalmers Industrial Technology and VTI, with the support of CargoSpace24, LogTrade, and nine other major actors in the industry, will try to find a smart way to solve the dilemma that occurs when delivery trucks are forced to drive with “air” as their cargo.

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Print Shipping Labels from the Moon

By Viktor Rossi, Mar 06, 2018 10:07

Why are you not managing your in- and out-bound deliveries from the Canary Islands? Probably because you do not want to work while you are on vacation. But did you know that there are at least four reasons why it is good to be able to print shipping labels, or transport labels, from far (far) away?

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Become the King of the Warehouse With Data Management

By Martin Åkesson, Feb 06, 2018 08:00

This is how you minimize, for example, the number of incoming inquiries to the warehouse. Three ways to give your customers, and your customers’ customers, improved service with the help of distribution data.

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The Rural Mail Carrier and the Dog Food. A Story About the Last Mile

By Fredrik Svedberg, Dec 11, 2017 08:00

The dog food in the pantry will never run out; the spare parts the contractor will need during the day will lie waiting in his work truck every morning, but no one has made an order. Science fiction? Absolutely not. It will soon be ancient history.

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Construction Logistics With Automated Order Processes: This is How You Get It

By Karl Björk, Oct 17, 2017 11:00

Well-functioning construction logistics has always been crucial to you as a building material supplier. But the demands for more efficient deliveries are growing fast today. However, meeting customer demands for improved service while at the same time creating more efficient construction logistics flows do not have to be that difficult.

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