New Speaking Engagement | 2017 Supply Chain Forum

I am pleased to announce that I will presenting at the 2017 Supply Chain Forum The forum will be held in Sydney, Australia  on Tuesday the 19th and Wednesday the 20th of September at the Swissotel Sydney I will be participating as a speaker in a keynote discussion session that will discuss the topic: “Taming […]
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3plmanager – one of the best logistics blogs on the planet

We are proud to announce that 3plmanager has been voted one of the best logistics blog on the planet by Feedspot – a modern RSS reader that allows you to put all of your reading in one location. 3plmanager has been voted in the top 75 logistics blogs on the internet. The top 75 logistics blogs have […]
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3PL Update | Toll Group to cut Jobs in Australia

According to the Herald Sun, the Toll Group, owned by Japan Post, will cut up to 200 management, support and back office staff from its Australian operations. The Australian Financial Review also reported a similar story saying and that Toll Group was targeting job cuts as a result of an earnings slump. This news come on […]
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Weekly Logistics List | 5 Excel functions that every logistics manager should know

This week we look at 5 Microsoft Excel functions that every logistics manager should know how to use. If your anything like me then you are probably using excel on most days either reading reports or creating them to monitor or measure the performance of your logistics operations. Over the years I have discovered a […]
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Weekly Logistics List | 5 to Follow on Twitter

This week we provide a list of 5, actually 6 including a special mention , Twitter accounts to follow. Logistics News @logisticsnews 40.4 K followers Inbound Logistics @lLmagazine 38.K followers Logistics Management @logisticsmgmt 34.9 K followers Logistics Manager @logisticsmanagr 31K followers Logistics Matter @LogisticsMatter 16.6 K followers Twitter is a great was of keeping you up to date with what is going […]
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Weekly Logistics List | 5 Logistics Blogs to Read

I can’t say the Weekly Logistics List concept is a unique idea – it is one I have borrowed from one of my favorite bloggers Tim Ferriss of the Four Hour Work Week fame. Each Friday Tim Ferriss sends out his “5-Bullet Friday” newsletter which is a weekly dose of what he has been enjoying or […]
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SMART Conference – 29th to 30th March 2017

The annual SMART Supply Chain and Logistics Conference will take place on the 29th and 30th of March 2017 and will be held at the International Convention Centre in Sydney. The theme for this year is Innovation, Productivity & Performance in an Age of Disruption. The conference program can be viewed HERE Registration fees can be […]
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CEVA Logistics leases two new sites in Melbourne

As reported on the fullyloaded.com.au website CEVA Logistics has leased two new warehouses in the West Park Industrial Estate in Truganina, Victoria to accommodate its growing business One of the two West Park facilities will be used to manage the newly acquired Toyota contract. CEVA Logsitics is one of the world’s leading non-asset- based supply […]
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Toll to set up fully automated e-commerce fashion distribution centre

As reported by  Transport and Logistics News the Toll Group is working with Dematic to develop a market-leading distribution centre (DC) in Sydney. The DC will be one of the first in Australia designed to cater for the growing e-commerce/fashion market. The 32,000 square metre state-of-the-art DC with advanced automation technology will enable fast and efficient delivery […]
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3PL Update – CH Robinson acquires APC Logistics

CH Robinson has announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire APC Logistics, a leading provider of freight forwarding and customers brokerage services in Australia and New Zealand. Whilst the agreement is still subject to certain customary closing conditions, including regulatory approval the two companies have had a long-standing exclusive agent relationship for business […]
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