Size matters – Asda’s ToYou and Argos’ Fast Track depend on it, Alibaba already has it

After announcing it was pulling out of Black Friday, Asda unveiled a new end-to-end parcel delivery and collection service it’s called ToYou, which will put the retail giant’s 600+ stores on the click-and-collect map. The economics behind this are worth reflecting on. One of the big questions the major supermarkets (more…)

Transparency, collaboration, and communication: my reflections on the first ever eDelivery Conference

Yesterday, Tuesday 13 October, saw the first eDelivery Conference (EDC15) take place, at the Novotel Hammersmith in London. It was a genuine pleasure to meet so many eDelivery readers, to visit many of the exhibitors’ stands and listen to some very interesting speakers. I’m only sorry I couldn’t get round to (more…)