Editorial: Why logistics is crucial to the UK’s future success

Last week it was the turn of the Rt Hon David Jones MP to recognise the importance of logistics to the UK’s future success. Speaking at the Keep Britain Trading conference hosted by the Freight Transport Association he said that a flourishing logistics industry was needed to ensure frictionless cross-border trade can continue. Interviewed by eDelivery.net ahead of eDelivery Expo (EDX) meanwhile speaker Glossybox’s Wioletta (more…)

Editorial: Why is the banning of personal deliveries to offices being considered when customers want more delivery choices than ever?

The recent publication of a new report into congestion in London has some interesting recommendations – including banning personal deliveries to offices in the capital. It’s one of a number of proposals that also include better sharing of click and collect destinations as well as additional consolidation centres in the (more…)