Logistics

January 1, 2019

DAP wins project to benchmark logistics and shipping competitiveness

DAP has been awarded a postal project by a major shipping organization to benchmark transport and logistics competitiveness across postal, parcel, e-commerce and express service providers.
January 1, 2019

decision analysis partners awarded 5-year postal consulting contract

decision analysis partners (DAP) has been awarded a 5-year postal consulting contract with a leader postal operator.  As aprt of thi contract, DAP will provide a […]
November 21, 2017

Should Amazon Just Buy FedEx for the last mile?

Reprinted from Barron’s SECTOR FOCUS Should Amazon Just Buy FedEx? By Teresa Rivas Nov. 17, 2017 10:08 a.m. ET While Amazon (AMZN) has made two-day and even two-hour […]
November 21, 2017

DHL invests EUR 335 million in HK hub, adding 50% capacity.

Reprinted from MarketWired Marks DHL’s total commitment in this strategic hub at over EUR 520 million; With an expected 50% increase in annual throughput, the expanded […]
November 21, 2017

UPS joins BiTA blockchain group hoping to build a centralized shipping ledger worldwide

Reprinted from The Digital Journal  UPS joins group bringing blockchain to the shipping industry By James Walker     Nov 14, 2017 in Technology UPS has joined the Blockchain […]
June 9, 2017

High-Level Automation Design for Parcel Logistics

Plant automation infrastructure lasts a long time! For many companies, rapid changes in the logistics industry (demand, players, technology) makes it increasingly difficult to plan and justify […]
March 5, 2015

The Parcel Revolution (3 of 4): Automation power

This series of four posts is designed to discuss some of the challenges faced by mid-sized postal organizations and parcel carriers wanting to take advantage of […]
January 29, 2015

The Parcel Revolution (2 of 4): Network Resilience

This series of posts is designed to discuss some of the challenges faced by mid-sized postal organizations and parcel carriers wanting to take advantage of the […]