Ingka Group Acquires Supply Chain Software Solutions Provider Made4net
As part of its business development investments portfolio and overall retail transformation, Ingka Group will integrate Made4net’s fulfilment operations system to improve the omnichannel experience for customers and co-workers in stores.
Jun 06, 2023
Maersk Launches Innovation Center to Drive Supply Chain Innovation
The center has already achieved numerous successes, including the partnership with Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Center for Transportation and Logistics to perform research at a doctoral and post-doctoral level on supply chain challenges.
May 31, 2023
Bolloré Logistics Names Olivier Boccara as New CEO Asia-Pacific
Based in Singapore, the new CEO will drive the development strategy implemented by his predecessor Cyril Dumon.
May 30, 2023
PSA Acquires Stake in Vietnamese Logistics Provider Sotrans Group
The partnership between PSA and ITL leverages STG’s strong presence in Vietnam with its local expertise in logistics and PSA’s global network of deepsea, rail, and inland terminals, and affiliated businesses, as well as global expertise in end-to-end supply chain services.
May 29, 2023
Walmart Strengthens Store Fulfillment Strategy With Its First Market Fulfillment Center in Arkansas
Not only does the new Market Fulfillment Center (MFC) helps improve the customer experience through quicker, more accurate online order fulfillment, but also provides Walmart the runway to continue growing its business now and in the future.
May 26, 2023
Funding Roundup: Sabi, PartsTech, XB Fulfillment and Others Attain Early-Stage Funding Success
It has been an outstanding week for startups in the e-commerce, logistics and supply chain space. Check out 6 of their amazing achievements; Sabi, PartsTech, XBFulfillment, Agraga, Ripplr, Logik.io
May 26, 2023
Lululemon Unveils Partnership With ‘Infinite Recycling’ Startup Samsara Eco
Through the collaboration, Samsara Eco and Lululemon will create what they describe as the world’s first infinitely recycled nylon and polyester blends from apparel waste.
May 25, 2023
Cainiao Trials Full-Chain Cargo Data Exchange on the Hangzhou-Leige Air Route
Cainiao strives to be a pioneer in implementing global air cargo industry standards and integrating RFID into One Record trials can further enhance the end-to-end visualization and transparency of air cargo transportation.
May 24, 2023
eBay Acquires Certilogo to Show Commitment to the Secondhand Fashion Sector
The deal will not only mark a key investment in the growing pre-loved fashion category but also help strengthen eBay’s ability to authenticate designer garments for secondhand shoppers.
May 23, 2023
AIT Worldwide Logistics Names Mario Cavallucci As the Vice President of Europe Operations
Mario will be in charge of managing all of AIT’s operations in Europe as well as driving efforts to deliver a world-class customer experience.
May 19, 2023
Yodel Launches Package Lockers Trial in Northern Ireland
PayPoint Group's Collect+ and OOHPod are working together to launch parcel lockers for Yodel Click & Collect customers in Northern Ireland.
May 18, 2023
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