Market sizing matters!

As part of European Supply Chain day (April 21st, today!), which aims to raise awareness of the logistics and supply chain profession, Transport Intelligence (Ti – in case you’re in the dark, Ti is a leading provider of market research solutions to the global logistics industry) is trying to do its part to rubbish the…

European Supply Chain Day 2016

European Supply Chain Day Interview: What have you learned about the logistics industry since joining Ti? Our newest researchers Sam Sprigg and Madison Bird describe their experience with the industry so far, and how much they have learned. What did you know about Logistics before joining Ti? MB: My previous knowledge about logistics basically stems…

Technology without data- like a car without petrol

The phrase “future of logistics” has found its way in to innumerable reports, blog posts, tweets and news articles with increasing frequency. Here at Ti we’ve used the phrase on many occasions including as the title of our conference series. The focus of many excitable articles appears to be the assumption that the future of…

Missed our e-commerce Twitter chat?

Following the 2016 publication of Ti’s annual Global e-commerce Logistics report, Lilith Nagorski (Head of Research) and David Buckby (Economist) took to Twitter to answer a range of e-commerce questions provided by our subscribers. Over the course of an hour on Friday afternoon (4th March 2016) Lilith and David, who were instrumental in the creation…

International Women’s Day and the Logistics Industry

Why is it that still, in 2016, when I’ve mentioned to people “Today is International Women’s Day”, some responded with, “Well, when’s International Men’s Day then??” For those who don’t know, International Men’s Day is on the 19th November. The BBC published a guide on the subject last year. As I mentioned earlier though, today (08/03/2016) is International Women’s Day.…

IT in the Supply Chain – Digital Strategy or Strategy for the Digital Era?

As the presentations and discussions progressed at EFT’s 17th CIO Forum (Amsterdam, 16th-17th February), a recurring question on the nature of supply chain operations emerged – What, in 2016, does IT mean to supply chains? The two days of conversation left the distinct impression that the logistics industry is entering a phase of seismic change…