Warehousing industry news from Bray Solutions.
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According to Manufacturing Business Technology, 15% of all goods are either returned or never sold in the first place, and a considerable portion of these products almost always end up back in the warehouse they came from. If you consider the average warehouse space,...read more
Wearable technology is revolutionising warehouse operations to keep up with the new industry focus of customer-focused supply chains. The rise in consumer expectations and mobile technology are leading more retailers to embrace the ever so popular omnichannel...read more
When searching for a 3PL company to handle your goods, it’s important to consider what they can offer you. Visiting a potential warehouse and 3pl company is crucial in making the right decision for your business. Sadly, not all businesses will evaluate prospective...read more
Asset tracking is used for tracking fixed or moveable physical assets. Loss and damage claims cost companies more than 30 billion pounds a year, making these rates something that every warehouse manager needs to track. (*) Sometimes called asset management, asset...read more
With advanced technology continuously on the rise, the future of warehousing and logistics is promising. Although nothing is set in stone, ensuring your warehousing and logistics adheres to the constant changes of modern technology means you will be ready for when...read more
Did you know that e-commerce in the UK was worth £133 billion in 2016? It increases hugely every year, too. There was 14.5% growth last year compared to 2016 so who knows what limits the rise of e-commerce will surpass in the years ahead. The UK’s younger generations...read more
Running a warehouse with outdated warehouse systems is a costly risk no growth-focused business should take. With the ongoing upkeep of fulfilling orders, keeping track of inventory and most importantly, pleasing customers, it's not difficult to neglect warehouse...read more
As we already reach the end of February 2018 is proving to be a fast paced, action packed year, perfect for a retail revival. With the growth of e-commerce, high-street retail stores have fallen behind, and so a retail revival is desperately needed in 2018. While some...read more
As technology advances year on year, 2017 online shopping statistics are no less fascinating than the results of 2016. Global online retail sales are growing and are estimated to reach 8.8% of total spending in 2018 compared to 7.4% in 2016. (*Invesp) 77% of UK adults...read more
This year, Bray Solutions has gone through some significant changes. Not only are we growing with our current and new customers, but we have also had to make changes to our premises. A Fresh Start We moved into our newly refurbished Peterborough warehouse this year...read more