Analytics company GlobalData has confirmed that the Covid-19 pandemic has begun forcing transport and logistics companies to accelerate the adoption of digital technologies. Principal disruptive tech analyst, Manish Dixit said the main factors driving companies to go digital were increasing labour shortages, forced closure of factories and disruptions in delivery routes and logistics hubs due to lockdowns. Dixit said “big data” and “digital twins” were technologies that UK transport companies would be likely to adopt in the wake of the […]
Bullet Express has opened a 4-acre storage facility in East Kilbride to meet demand for warehousing from its customers.
The logistics industry needs to be able to react quickly to changing consumer trends, especially as the UK has become one of the leading e-commerce markets, according to the FTA.
Telematics firm Radius has acquired Milton Keynes-based CanTrack, a stolen vehicle recovery (SVR) tracking service.