Electric cars are changing everything

Electric cars are changing everything

by Robert Llewellyn -

When I first sat in an all-electric car fifteen years ago, something told me it wasn’t a passing fad, it wasn’t just about a different drive train, I felt it represented the seeds of a very profound shift.

Internet of things

Connecting the Unconnected – the Internet of Things in Logistics

by Markus Kückelhaus -

The Internet of Things presents a unique technology transition that is impacting all our lives. It will have major implications for the business of logistics.

Better healthcare needs better logistics

Better healthcare needs better logistics

by Angelos Orfanos -

As poverty declines, better healthcare is reaching more people and improving more lives around the world than ever before. Logistics providers need to innovate to meet the growing needs of the expanding life sciences and healthcare industry.

The rise of multimodal transport

The rise of multimodal transport

by Kelvin Leung -

Rail transport has never seen better days. Developments, especially on the Asia-Europe trade lanes, are giving rise to opportunities for this relatively new transport option in the region.

Future-proofing transport design

Future-proofing transport design

by Paul Priestman -

Transport design is about more than functionality. In a world increasingly aware of the importance of sustainable practices, design must embrace two key principles: the need for longevity and to promote a change in behaviour.

Sharpening competitive edge through innovation "at the margins"

Sharpening competitive edge through innovation “at the margins”

by John Pearson -

Creating a real competitive edge in a mature market is no easy task. The highly competitive express business in the US and Europe presents a prime example of a market in which companies need to explore innovative ideas at the margins in order to stay a step ahead.

Self-driving vehicles in logistics

Taking pole position on road to self-driving vehicles in logistics

by Markus Kückelhaus -

Self-driving vehicles will change the world of logistics. The question is no longer “if” but “when” – and we’re in the pole position when it comes to innovation and the future of this technology. Our latest trend report, “Self-Driving Vehicles in Logistics”, takes you on a journey of discovery, shining the headlights on the technology’s key elements, benefits and limitations, as well as on best-practice applications and specific use cases across the entire logistics value chain.