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Supply chain

Supply chain Archives

Inside Retail & Abbe Automation

How Catch is winning thanks to innovative packaging

E-commerce's growth presents retailers with a raft of new opportunities.
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What to expect from Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale this year

Experts predict the event will be bigger than ever before, and that could be a problem for delivery.

Priceline stores caught selling fake goods

The chain has instituted a recall on the product which had been sourced “from an unauthorised and invalid source".
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Analysis: Fashion rethinks seasonality

Some of the biggest names in fashion want to rewrite the calendar that dictates when clothes are made, shown and sent to...
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Australia Post’s bonus U-turn fails to deliver positive sentiment

Australia Post may be within its rights to ask staff to pitch in for no pay, but the request may have harmed its reputat...
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Amazon launches Flex in Brisbane, hiring freelance delivery staff

Delivery platform should speed up delivery times in Brisbane, Amazon says.
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Thread Together launching clothing hubs, vans to help Australians in need

Not-for-profit finding new ways to get new clothes into the hands of vulnerable Australians.
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Woolies CEO concerned Vic restrictions will impact Christmas supply

Restrictions in Victoria could impact the distribution of groceries to supermarkets and result in further shortages over...
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From the source: Patrick Schmidt, Global Fashion Group

Schmidt shares how the pandemic accelerated Global Fashion Group's plans, its focus on sustainability and ethical supply...
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Myer taps Australia Post to help deliver online orders

The postal service will act as a 3PL for Myer, and assist with extra capacity during peak trading times.

Gone are the days of overly lean supply chains

It's time to rethink supply chains.

Aldi identifies modern slavery risks in local supply chain

Aldi leads Australian supermarkets with release of Modern Slavery statement.

What retail leaders can learn from the military

Contributor Craig Padoa explains why it's more important than ever to test new features.

Apple commits to reach carbon neutrality by 2030

Tech firm will remove 75 per cent of total footprint, and offset remaining 25 per cent, within ten years.

Are stores destined to become micro-fulfilment centres?

The rapid increase in online shopping has led some retailers to turn turn shops into 'dark stores'. Here's how they work...

What happens to retail when the lights go out?

Swisslog's new white paper explains how Covid-19 is impacting the grocery, supply chain, logistics and FMCG industries.

Kathmandu offers same-day delivery from Melbourne stores, which remain open despite lockdown

Outdoor retailer partners with Uber to give customers in lockdown more delivery options.

How to fund your next energy sustainability project

How do you start or continue with your energy journey in such uncertain and volatile times?

Sure, let’s bring production onshore, but it might not ensure supplies

Re-shoring can play a role, but a top-down assessment of the risks facing supplies of critical goods is needed
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Thankyou closes online store as it grapples with supply chain challenges

MD Daniel Flynn says the global supply chain has become like the Wild West.