This Week in Logistics News (October 13-17, 2014)
OCTOBER 16, 2014
If you go back a decade ago, analysts like me urged companies to view logistics as a competitive weapon, but the advice fell mostly on deaf ears. Most companies viewed logistics as a cost center, with little strategic value; unfortunately, many companies still view logistics that way today. Demerged from WHSmith in 2006, the group delivers 40m newspapers and 14m magazines a week to its 30,000 UK customers including supermarkets, independent retailers and petrol stations. .