The ALC says that it’s time Government prioritised freight and supply chain workers for vaccination, given the frontline risks they face every day ensuring essential supplies reach destination.
Warehouses are being automated at a growing rate across Australia. Kevin Dare, Managing Director of the CoGri Group, explains how Face Consultants is helping businesses pair automated machines with warehouse floors tailored to their requirements.
Elevate APAC, Körber’s inaugural conference, is set to take place virtually on 5th – 8th October. Featuring a jam-packed line-up, attendees will hear from senior supply chain executives from Catch.com.au, Chemist Warehouse, Officeworks, CBRE, CEVA Logistics, Border Express, Cotton ON, Bolloré Logistics and more. MHD readers can attend the conference for free and watch the sessions on demand until the end of the year. Read more
The availability of passenger flights carrying cargo has dropped dramatically for Australian importers in the past year. Andrew Coldrey, C.H. Robinson Vice President Oceania, says airfreight charters are offering another option to meet consumer goods demand this Christmas.
Manhattan Associates has worked with Bastian Consulting’s Tony Richter for several years to recruit the best people for its needs across Asia Pacific. Keith Hunter, People Director Asia Pacific for Manhattan Associates, explains Tony’s process. Read more
Long-term investment in specific cleaning equipment is sometimes out of reach for businesses in the logistics industry. MHD talks to Conquest Equipment about how its hire system helps accommodate for seasonal needs and sporadic spills in the warehouse. Read more
Increasingly Colliers’ Alternative Infrastructure business is being engaged by property groups and businesses to provide advice on how to navigate biodiversity and carbon offsetting, writes George Wragge, Director of Alternative Infrastructure at Colliers. Read more
MHD speaks with Talal Kanj, National Warehouse & Logistics Manager at KING, and Adiona Tech CEO Richard Savoie, about how route optimisation is helping to keep the leading furniture designer on top of its game. Read more
In order to create a sustainable, circular economy, the first priority is to transform the way we think about and manage transportation, explains Raghav Sibal, Managing Director, ANZ, Manhattan Associates. Read more
Colliers’ Occupier Services has recently formalised a strategic partnership with Pollen Consulting Group to deliver end-to-end solutions for occupiers of industrial property. MHD speaks with both companies about the new partnership, and how they reinforce each other’s strengths. Read more