Brexit and the Future of the UK Warehouse

August 11, 2016

In this article, Alan Griffin, who is our Warehouse Design Consultant, explores what Brexit will mean for warehousing, not only the UK, but also the wider EU. Alan looks at both the threats and the opportunities for warehousing post-Brexit.

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Fusing Supply Chain Management with Business Risk

August 4, 2016

Calculating business risk in the supply chain is essential. Many businesses don’t realise that there is a serious risk of business disruption and reputation damage if they have a lack of knowledge and have done little risk planning when it comes to their supply chain. Read more

Which Countries have the Least Resilient Supply Chains?

August 4, 2016

The FM Global Resilience Index was developed as a tool to rank the resilience of 130 countries to supply chain disruption and vulnerability. The index looks to evaluate the factors of resilience and group them into three categories or core resilience factors – economic, risk quality and supply chain factors. Read more

Post-Brexit Fuel Price Increases. A Blessing in Disguise?

August 1, 2016

The drop in Sterling’s value after the Brexit vote has seemingly rattled some oil suppliers world-wide, and they’re seeking compensation. So, whether you voted Leave or Remain, if your business is dependent upon UK transport operations, it will now be footing the bill of the recent fuel price increases. Read more