Ford Australia has announced it will open a new distribution centre that will be one of the largest automotive parts distribution centres in Australia, marking the biggest investment in the motor company’s parts business in 60 years.
A study has found that over half of Australian consumers are comfortable with drone delivery for their goods and open to the use of other emerging technologies such as autonomous vehicle delivery. Read more
Global e-commerce giant, Amazon has announced its first renewable energy project in two leading APAC countries to further support its commitment to reach 80 per cent renewable energy by 2024. Read more
The Australian Logistics Council (ALC) is calling on all state and territory governments to make the suspension of operational curfews on freight and logistics activities established in response to COVID-19 permanent. Read more
Woolworths Group has invested over $5.9 million in local Indigenous businesses to supply over 300,000 litres of hand sanitiser for its Australian retail store teams and customers during COVID-19.
Australia has been named one of the top-ranked countries in the 2020 FM Global, due to its capacity for business environments to rebound from economic events. Read more
The former Vice President of Amazon and former Chairman of Walmart’s international e-commerce group have both moved from the USA to begin their new director roles at Australia’s largest retailers. Read more
Supermarket giant Coles has officially signed the acquisition contract and purchased one of its major customers.
The Freight and Trade Alliance (FTA) has appointed a new head of border and biosecurity. Read more