Your business could face a major security risk when Microsoft discontinues support for Windows 7 & Server 2008/2008 R2 next year. On 14 January, 2020 Microsoft will retire Windows 7 & Server 2008/2008 R2 and no longer issue security updates. The soon-to-be-obsolete operating system is still...

The warehouse is the backbone of any successful retail or distribution business. Making sure the processes within your warehouse are efficiently managed is vital, especially when looking to achieve frictionless growth. The role of automation here is key. There are generally two main drivers for...

The growing prevalence of big data and artificial intelligence on the logistics sector offers businesses the potential to improve efficiencies on a scale never seen before. Industry 4.0 is revolutionising the sector, allowing us to understand what is happening within a warehouse in real-time. For both...

Returns are causing a real headache for British retailers, with the likes of ASOS and Boden announcing a crack down on repeat returners. Often operating with small margins, the cost of processing returns can and is having a detrimental impact on revenues. In our recent survey...

Our recent roundtable brought together a group of representatives from the warehousing and logistics industry to share their perspectives on data science. The discussion, chaired by SHD Logistics assistant editor, David Tran, highlighted the challenges businesses face when organising and managing the data they collect,...

We're pleased to announce global manufacturer and integrator of turnkey robotic handling solutions, Cimcorp, has signed a partnership agreement with systems integration specialist, Conveyor Networks to deliver its optimised material flow solutions to the UK warehousing, distribution and manufacturing marketplace. With headquarters in Ulvilla, Finland, Cimcorp...