AFGC CHEP Retail Index: A lead indicator of Australian Bureau of Statistics retail trade data, based on transactional data from CHEP pallet movements.
Manufacturing in recent years has been punctured with the rise of a new technology that is said to be so disruptive that it will change almost everything about how we create products and components.
A fresh new year brings with it an array of personal resolutions that – to say the least – are easier said than done. We all have that one friend that declares on the 1st of January that they are now alcohol, sugar, fat, carb, gluten, dairy, or whatever comes to mind, free.
First published In Forkliftaction News on Thursday, Thursday, 28 Dec 2017
As Australian forklift suppliers and users enter a new year, there is reason for optimism.
Are you tired of printing purchase orders and trying to navigate complex inventory systems manually? Without trying to sound like an infomercial you might see on Sunrise, this is a serious issue for many businesses across Australia.
Our goal, here in the CeMAT team, is to help prepare your business for the radical changes automation and smart technologies are bringing to the industrial market. In 2018 - in the wake of Amazon’s decent into Australia - it’s never been more important for warehouses and supply chain systems across the country to keep pace with the rate of exponential change.
Shipping trends for e-retailers are a constantly evolving beast, and since we last looked into the latest shipping trends nearly a year ago, it’s easy to see a few common themes in customer expectations arise.
Topics: Supply Chain Management
Warehouses are one of the most critical links in a supply chain. Storing and retrieving products to fulfil customers’ needs, wants and desires, your warehouse is the greatest tool you have to either satisfy, or totally disappoint, those who are eagerly waiting for their latest purchase.