We examine this question in the context of technological shifts within the warehouse industry, as we examine whether businesses should invest in their own warehousing or simply pay a specialist to do it for them.
In a world that is rapidly changing, uncertainty is a given.
Remain or leave - is this argument really still going on? Ossifying positions on each side are resulting in some pretty stultifying prepositions. As with everything, we think its worth looking beneath the rhetoric, fear-mongering and blind belief to see how Brexit could affect various parts of the UK's trade and economy.
Early Investment in brand and identity work can seem like a crazy use of limited capital at a startup. However, as you shape the product you develop a greater the sense of a customers expectation. They need a company that stands for something tangible and comes across in a way that chimes with the perception of your product/service. For us, where our customers are storing and moving often their highest value assets - this is fundamental.
June 23rd 2016 is a date that is sure to be significant for years to come; for better or worse.
Mapping the UK Warehouse Market
"What on earth is this guy talking about??"
A few pointers about the requirements for importing organic goods from countries outside the EU.
What a month! It will come as no surprise to any of you in the industry that October is a busy month for warehouses but we weren’t expecting that — demand was through the roof!
We just got to the end of our first full month of trading and we have learned a lot. The nature of the business, connecting those who need warehouses to those that have capacity, means we are gathering some incredible data from across the industry.