EU Leaders have agreed on a plan to delay the Article 50 process beyond 29th March, leaving many businesses facing further uncertainty about the future. However what does this mean for those working in the logistics sector? Our Sales and Marketing Director, Marcus Uprichard gives...

Are unsustainable order fulfillment models having a detrimental impact on the retail logistics sector? We recently attended UK Warehousing Association’s (UKWA) annual conference and it was extremely evident that this could be a reality the sector is facing. It’s no secret that customer demands often...

Gatwick Airport last week announced it is introducing a trial of valet-parking robots to increase the number of cars it can hold in its car parks. As the development of robotic technology accelerates, we take a closer look with our AGV expert Jens Roevens at...

Warehouses and logistics companies are continually racing against the clock to meet deadlines to deliver goods faster and at lower cost. Staying competitive in the current market is key. As a result, many businesses are looking at ways to improve productivity and speed in the...

Having made it through the prime shopping weekend, UK retailers may not be breathing a sigh of relief just yet as the expectation is that it will cost them £362million* in returns. We recently asked a number of retailers about increasing returns and they stated that...

With ecommerce sales increasing globally by 23.2% last year, the expectation is that this trend will only continue to grow in the coming years. It has never been more evident that online retailers will need greater automation in their warehouses, if they are going to...

A conveyor system is a business critical part of most warehouses thus avoiding damage and downtime is a priority to keep a warehouse running efficiently. Regular maintenance of your conveyor system can help prevent avoidable breakdowns, recognize issues earlier and reduce health and safety risks. Top...

On 30th January 2018, Theresa May announced the government's plan to end avoidable plastic waste being used and generated in the UK. Following May's announcement, along with our growing environmental moral conscience, we're starting to see the impact of companies looking for alternatives to shipping...

[caption id="attachment_19737" align="aligncenter" width="736"] automated modern warehouse 3d image[/caption] Online retailers need greater automation in the warehouse to help meet delivery schedules during peak periods and to improve customer service, shows independent market research from Conveyor Networks. Surveying the views of 100+ mid-tier online retailers, Conveyor Networks,...