31 October 2020

COVID-19 likely to cause rise in UK food prices

As supply chain disruptions and labour shortages across the UK continue, retailers believe that food prices are likely to begin to rise. Food inflation eased to […]
30 October 2020

Extending the theme in Material UI with TypeScript

When we started using Material UI (version 3) the support for extending the built-in theme was pretty lacking. The theme interface did not handle any additional […]
30 October 2020

McKinsey: what is the future of automation?

What does the future hold for automation in logistics? Let’s find out An ever-growing number of logistics and parcel companies are turning to automation to meet […]
30 October 2020

Beacon: Disrupting The Future Of Global Freight Forwarding

Beacon recently made the news after raising $15mn in Series A fundraising, with Amazon founder Jeff Bezos participating. We’re taking a closer look at the company […]
30 October 2020

Extending the theme in Material UI with TypeScript

When we started using Material UI (version 3) the support for extending the built-in theme was pretty lacking. The theme interface did not handle any additional […]
30 October 2020

UPS and FedEx lay out seasonal hiring plans for heavily anticipated Peak Season

With consumers itching to get their holiday shopping going, driven by pent-up demand and more time than usual spent at home, due to the ongoing COVID-19 […]
30 October 2020

New LaserShip research focuses on retailer, last mile and consumer delivery expectations

The findings of this survey, entitled “How Retailers Can Stay Ahead of Consumer Expectations After COVID-19,” which LaserShip commissioned from Hanover Research, are based on a […]
29 October 2020

Convey survey takes long look at key holiday delivery challenges for retailers

Findings for the survey were based on feedback from 1,600 United States-based consumers. The wide-ranging survey is the fourth one Convey has released, going back to […]
29 October 2020

Pitney Bowes Parcel Shipping Index points to major parcel volume and revenue gains

As more consumers remain hunkered down at home, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the parcel sector continues to reap the benefits, in for form of increasing […]