Florist Logistics

How connectivity is revolutionising supply chains

Modern technology is allowing more and more of us to stay connected around the clock, and while that may mean some of us find it difficult to ‘switch off’, it’s revolutionising supply chains and end-to-end visibility in logistics operations. A recent report from Frost & Sullivan looked at connectivity technologies like blockchains and the Internet …

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Beyond 3PL: How the Digital Age unlocks new, tailored services

‘Digitalisation’ is allowing outsourced logistics providers to offer more than the typical third-party logistics (3PL) model by customising services and adopting cloud logistics platforms, according to a newly published report. The article, published in a special issue of the journal Logistics, is called Third-Party Logistics Providers in the Digital Age: Towards a New Competitive Arena? …