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Supply chain

Supply chain Archives

Amazon launches open source program to help workers social distance

The program is being used in its local fulfilment centres and delivery stations.

The holy grail of delivery management

Have you ever considered what it is costing you to not have real time access and ability to track and trace your custome...
Woolworths Estore

Woolworths starts building second eStore

The store will be the second in Australia and fourth overall, with two in New Zealand.

‘Panic-buying’ events are the new normal; here’s how supply chains have adapted

Any induced shortages will be short-lived. In fact, by the time you read this, the fuss might be over.

Five small business groups urge ACCC to block Woolworths’ PFD play

The merger would see Woolworths Group acquire 65% of PFD Food Services.

R.M. Williams set to make all products in Australia

At the moment, about 2 per cent of goods are made offshore, according to the ABC.

How blockchain is exposing brands’ supply chains

More businesses are peeling back the curtains on their supply chains to give consumers assurance that their suppliers an...

Oliver’s CEO opens up on upcoming changes to business

The quick-service restaurant chain is heading into a period of simplification, the CEO said.
Inside Retail & SubTrux

Delivering potential

Inside SubTrux's delivery management system.

How route optimisation, GPS tracking can super-charge your performance

A key consideration for any SME planning the move to a CRM is: do any Customer Relationship Management solutions cater s...

Cotton On expanding local DC to strengthen operations

The expansion will bring the total size of the DC to 45,000 sqm and will create up to an additional 100 jobs.

What does 2021 have in store for logistics providers?

Logistics providers made it through last year relatively unscathed, but the massive bump in demand has opened up a numbe...

Dutch pureplay VidaXL ramping up Australian operations

Netherlands-based retailer VidaXL committed to a custom-built 81,000 sqm national distribution centre in Melbourne.

Australia Post delivers record 52 million parcels in December

Parcel deliveries rose 20 per cent compared to the same time last year, the business said.

Packaging needs be a top priority for brands and retailers

A growing number of consumers buy based off of their, and a brand's, environmental consciousness.
port delays

How port delays are hitting retailers across the Tasman

Retailers in New Zealand are grappling with the effects of port delays on Christmas trade.

ACCC lays out competition concerns for Woolies’ PFD deal

The deal could reduce meaningful choice in the sector warns ACCC.

From the source: Australian Fashion Council

Leila Naja Hibri chats about what the industry could learn from the Olympics and how Indigenous designers should be at t...

Coles signs road safety charter with TWU

The charter covers truck drivers, logistics workers and gig workers.

Woolworths opens Lidcombe fulfilment centre

At 15,000sqm, the facility is now the grocery company's largest online hub in the country.