How 5G and IoT are revolutionising logistics

While mobile phone users and service providers debate the relative cost and uses of 5G, the sector most likely to benefit from the high-performance network is the logistics industry

How medical drones can help save lives

Hospitals and clinics in congested urban areas and remote locations are trialling deliveries of urgent medical supplies by drones and mini-planes

Decarbonising deliveries: making logistics sustainable

In an era of ever-rising ecommerce, consumers and delivery firms increasingly demand cleaner logistics, but who is driving change?

Pioneering sustainable packaging in the food sector

Consumers have become more attuned to sustainability, prompting restaurants and shops to launch initiatives to reduce single-use plastics in packaging

Will drones be delivering to doorsteps?

Intel drone

Can developing drone technology glide over pitfalls and regulatory hurdles to drop off parcels on your doorstep?

Are drones taking off in online sales business?

Despite issues still to be fully addressed around their safety and security, drones could be delivering goods to homes and businesses in the UK sooner rather than later

Hi-tech software to win back customers

Consumers have high expectations around product availability and the online experience so retailers must develop an efficient, visible supply chain to meet these needs

Serving up a fresh new delivery of ideas

Supply chain supremo Roger Hassan opens the lid on HelloFresh and the success of the food box company that delivers fine dining to customers’ doors