CILT logistics conference tackles urban delivery challenges


 

The CILT Annual Logistics Conference in Coventry last week (18 June) tackled the rapid pace of growth and change in consumer behaviour in cities around the world, which is creating a serious challenge for urban deliveries. Conference chairman Robin Proctor, group supply chain director, Travis Perkins, informed delegates that “90% of population growth is in cities and an astounding 80% of CO2 emissions originate from cities”. There were distinct parallels between the cities discussed, with Dr Jon Lamonte, chief executive […]