5 Biggest Supply Chain Levers for 2021

5 Biggest Supply Chain Levers for 2021

Suppose you want to fix up your supply chain business and make the whole thing more efficient. What do you think you need to work on specifically?…

12 Smart Ways to Reduce Your Freight Costs

12 Smart Ways to Reduce Your Freight Costs

A common conundrum for companies is how to reduce their freight costs, which due to a recovery in demand following the Covid-19 pandemic have skyrocketed. Putting a lid on escalating freight costs has now become…

Warehouse Design’s Three Common Mistakes

Warehouse Design’s Three Common Mistakes

What are the things that people get wrong most of the time in warehouse design? Here’s what Malcolm Walker, LB Manager Consulting, thoughts about it.     Related articles on this topic have appeared throughout our websites, why not check them out? Robobyrne:...
Why Large Companies Increasingly Opt for 4PL Services

Why Large Companies Increasingly Opt for 4PL Services

Because 4PL providers handle a company’s entire chain, including challenges that are thrown up by advances in technology, they are increasingly being favoured over third-party logistics (3PL) providers, especially by big companies with complex supply chains…

Stages of Transport / Fleet Management Excellence

Stages of Transport / Fleet Management Excellence

Stage 1: Transactional focus Usually managing multiple carriers Use of transport brokers for ‘best price of the day’ for interstate loads Poor KPI development and no alignment of common KPIs between the Company and transport operators Little engagement with senior...