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Delivering on The ‘Last Mile’ Challenge

Louisa Hosegood Digital and Strategy Director at Bis Henderson Consulting

By Louisa Hosegood, Digital and Strategy Director at Bis Henderson Consulting Faced with mounting challenges on urban congestion, cost pressures and environmental concerns – how should businesses adapt their delivery models to meet rocketing ecommerce order volumes? By Louisa Hosegood, Digital and Strategy Director at Bis Henderson Consulting Ecommerce has …

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Pall-Ex is top of the tree for Christmas delivery

Pall-Ex is top of the tree for Christmas delivery

Pall-Ex is helping a local Christmas tree wholesaler reduce the miles from forest to front door by transporting products nationwide via its pallet network. The logistics giant has been enlisted by Hinckley-based Cadeby Tree Trust to deliver 180,000 trees, which must travel from farm to customer within five days. In …

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Urban warehouses can be good neighbours for last mile delivery

Urban warehouses can be good neighbours for last mile delivery

Don’t upset the neighbours! Urban warehouse units located on the doorstep of both residential and business customers are increasingly serving as an integral part of the ‘last mile’ delivery process. And, with their potential to help reduce delivery times, smaller urban stores are seen by many internet retailers and their …

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