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.…

What next for e-commerce?

Today was one of the rare occasion where I forked out the extra cash for next-day delivery. True to their word (and despite recent bad press), Yodel delivered. In late 2014 Yodel were forced to cease operations temporarily to catch up with a back-log of parcels (Ti Brief 15/Dec/2014). The surge in demand was unprecedented…

GSCi – Ti’s research in your hands

Back in 2011 when I first joined Ti my then boss, the recently retired Rob Walter, provided me with an analogy that has stuck with me through the years as it is the best way to describe Ti’s Global Supply Chain Intelligence (GSCi) – it’s a Rubik’s Cube of information. In other words, the information…

Out Now! Global Express and Small Parcels 2014

Ti’s annual Global Express and Small Parcels report is here, ready and available for you to browse and buy! Each year Ti’s team of analysts delve into this dynamic market exploring the shifts that have occurred and the impact of shifts which may yet occur. In the 2014 report, areas of focus include the impact…