Industry Insight

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Why working from the office can support your growth

When you step into one of our offices you will notice a certain buzz in the air. We find it fun to make an impact and we enjoy it even more because of the people here with us

Reverse logistics: costly afterthought or strategic advantage?

Reverse logistics can cost up to 10% of freight spend. We look at how companies can better manage their returns to improve profitability and carve out competitive advantage.

How outsourcing your logistics to a 4PL actually gives you more control

The traditional assumption is that by keeping services in-house you retain control. But when it comes to outsourcing logistics to a fourth party logistics provider (4PL) the opposite is true...

Maximising cyber-security in logistics

Technology has transformed the logistics industry, providing end-to-end supply chain visibility and improved efficiency. But here is what you need to know to maximise your logistics cyber-security.

How to achieve supply chain optimisation

Facing challenges of rising customer expectations and emerging disruptions, businesses can't afford inefficiency in the supply chain. Here's how to achieve end-to-end optimisation.

Navigating the logistics landscape in Australia

Our vast geography and dispersed population make Australia a difficult place to transport goods efficiently. We consider how a 4PL can provide the visibility and agility to succeed.

Choosing a career in logistics and supply chain consulting

Just like technology enabled the meteoric rise of giants like Facebook, Amazon and Netflix, it’s also rapidly transforming the logistics and supply chain industry. Around 1.2 million Australians are employed in the industry and Deloitte forecasts growth 40% faster than the general Australian labour force.

1PL to 5PL: An overview of the different logistics provider models

3PL vs 4PL. 1PL vs 2PL. To find the right logistics partner for your business it's important to understand the differences between the different 'PL' or Party Logistics models.

Logistics: more than shipping a parcel from Point A to B

In this increasingly complex and uncertain environment, businesses must harness logistics and supply chain management to remain relevant and get ahead of the competition.

What you need to know about Chain of Responsibility and HVNL

Road freight is central to the smooth-running of Australian business. Find out how we can help your business meet its Chain of Responsibility obligations.

The secret behind agile and efficient supply chains

The need to manage external volatility and internal vulnerability are top of mind for the industry. Find out how to improve the efficiency and agility of your supply chain.

How technology improves sustainability in the supply chain

The global economy and global ecology are becoming ever more interwoven, key decision makers are recognising sustainability as a business priority to deliver economic growth.