Chinese New Year and Great Volume Drop

Sometimes even hyperbole struggles to overstate the importance of China to things like manufacturing and the entire global economy. In an oddly counter-intuitive way, though, this also makes it easier to take all the activities that are a part of China’s economy for granted – and to forget it’s an ancient and culturally rich nation,…

Toll – The ‘all logistics’ company

As a researcher here at Transport Intelligence I am responsible for updating our Global Supply Chain Intelligence (GSCi) portal. One of the great things about GSCi is that it allows you to find out all the facts you need to know about a company with just a few clicks of a button. More than 600…

New models needed to exploit international e-retailing opportunities

Ti’s CEO John Manners-Bell is currently at the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, where he’s due to moderate a discussion on e-commerce. This post, sent from Davos, originally appeared on his website http://www.johnmannersbell.com New models needed to exploit international e-retailing opportunities John Manners-Bell at Davos The past few years have seen a phenomenal growth…

MENA – a region with logistics potential?

Each year Transport Intelligence publishes around 10 market reports and 2014 is set to be no different. Amongst these 10 we will of course be publishing our yearly reports focussed on the Contract Logistics, Freight Forwarding and Express markets as well as a number of other familiar publications such as Chemical, Automotive and e-commerce logistics.…