Tag : logistics
Fashion retailers are exploring solutions to reduce carbon emissions from final-mile deliveries, including promoting click and collect, and introducing electric vans
Logistics company starts Sunday service Subscription
Walker Logistics has announced that it will offer online retailers next-day delivery services seven days a week from March.
Christmas crush at ports threatens deliveriesSubscription
Fashion brands are at risk of delays to deliveries of stock in the run-up to Christmas and beyond, as a result of a “perfect storm” of congestion at the UK’s largest container ports, a shortage of haulage drivers and impending Brexit pressures.
Asos CEO Nick Beighton has outlined plans to step up the etailer’s investment drive, as well as introducing new initiatives to cut plastic waste and improve payment methods to brands.
Hype bags Samsung logistics deal in global pushSubscription
Independent street label Hype has sealed a five-year logistics deal with Samsung’s fashion arm.
How retailers can future-proof their logistics Subscription
Bots, drones and driverless cars may be grabbing the headlines, but for fashion retailers and brands, the key to future-proofing logistics will be using the right technology effectively.
The Hut Group to open offices and DC in PolandSubscription
Fast-growing online retailer The Hut Group opening a new 665,210 sq ft logistics and production facility in Poland, in a bid to boost its European offering.
Yodel's festive trading volumes riseSubscription
Parcel carrier Yodel posted growth in customer satisfaction and volumes during the last two months of 2017, as festive trading hit its stride.
MPs question Sports Direct on courier pay claimsSubscription
MPs on two parliamentary select committees have written to Sports Direct chief executive Mike Ashley, querying claims that the retailer is underpaying its couriers.
Lazy Oaf shuts website after warehouse fireSubscription
Young fashion brand Lazy Oaf has temporarily closed its website after a fire at its warehousing facility in Basildon, Essex forced it to halt operations.