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HighJump will become Körber

Balloon One is delighted to announce that our Warehouse Management Systems partner HighJump (formerly Accellos), will soon be recognised as Körber. Körber have brought together 11 complimenting supply chain technology solution providers.

The Evolution & Disruption of the Logistics Industry

As both technology and consumer demands have changed over recent years, the logistics industry has had to adapt. And numerous disruptions have accelerated the industry’s evolution. We look at the drivers of the logistics industry’s transformation and how these are shaping logistics. Consumer experience of ecommerce has changed business expectations Thanks to the consumer revolution …

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6 Wholesale Distribution trends for 2019

6 Wholesale Distribution Trends for 2019

What does 2019 have in store for companies involved in wholesale and distribution? Last year, we predicted that the focal points of distribution trends for 2018 would be technology and customer-centricity. We foresaw an increase in the use of warehouse robotics and automation. And we felt that distributors would increasingly look to put their customers …

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The effects of economic volatility on the UK warehousing industry

The Effects of Economic Volatility on the UK Warehousing Industry

There are many factors currently affecting the stability of the economy, both globally and in the UK. Whilst political populism rocks the world, stock markets have looked fragile and suffered plunges in early February. The EU is facing challenges in migration, unstable neighbouring states and ageing populations. And only this week there has been talk …

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Brexit distribution

How will Brexit affect your distribution operation?

Until the final details of the Brexit negotiations are completed, UK businesses will continue to operate under somewhat uncertain economic conditions. But we know enough to have an understanding of some of the effects that leaving the EU will have on businesses in the UK. So what does Brexit really mean for British wholesale and …

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