KFC’s switch to DHL goes wrong

Only rarely does the importance of logistics procurement burst into the open. It has done so for the fast food chain ‘KFC’ in Britain over the past couple of weeks and it has been horrible. KFC retail sites have either been forced to close or sell a restricted menu due to a shortage of supplies…

Home Depot Rumoured to be talking to XPO

Rumours are swirling that the US Furnishing and DIY retailer Home Depot is planning to buy XPO Logistics. The reports assert that XPO and Home Depot have been talking to each other for several weeks about the suggested acquisition. Neither company is commenting on the suggestion and the source of the rumour is unclear. However,…