September – October 2014


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  • DRIVER SHORTAGE

    It’s rare that a story about truck drivers reaches the general public except, of course, when there’s a horrible accident or a sensational protest on the news.... Read More

Handling & Storage

  • HOW A SMART WAREHOUSE SAVES MONEY

    Left frustrated by inaccurate stock levels or unhappy with the time it takes to deliver customer orders? Looks like a job for a smart WMS. By FRANS KOK.... Read More
  • SCHWEPPES VOICE-ENABLES ITS WAREHOUSE

    Iconic brand Schweppes has been delivering premium quality non-alcoholic beverages for over 150 years. It boasts of 11 manufacturing sites and 12 distribution centres across Australia. How does Schweppes successfully manage its supply chain? Letʼs fi nd out.... Read More
  • DRIVER-FRIENDLY BRAND

    Logistics Insight Asia sat down with VALERY MUYARD, General Manager, Volvo Trucks Singapore, to discuss how businesses can leverage in-truck technologies to optimise their transport operations.... Read More
  • WORKHORSES ON THE ROAD

    Ground freight is steadily gaining momentum in Asia. One factor to ensure that this growth can continue is on-time delivery, which can be achieved by picking a reliable truck and a “good” driver. DENICE CABEL reports.... Read More
  • INTRA-ASIA TRUCKING

    The intra-Asia trade corridor is a fast growing area. Huge investments in road infrastructure, both in physical terms and through improved customs procedures, are needed to accelerate take-up of international trucking services. MORTEN DAMGAARD shares his insights on cross-border trucking in the region.... Read More

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Strategy & Business

  • WHY LOGISTICS PEOPLE NEED TO ‘SOCIALISE’

    Logistics, supply chain and procurement professionals should look to niche online networks to help their procurement strategies and secure a competitive boost in the global market. By TANIA SEARY.... Read More
  • SUPPLY CHAIN APPROACH TO HALAL

    Halal certification is moving from a product approach towards a supply chain approach, where halal integrity needs to be protected all the way up to the point of consumer purchase. MARCO TIEMAN reports.... Read More

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