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Logistics in 2017

Always take with a pinch of salt anyone who forecasts trends for the forthcoming year.  Nonetheless it is sometimes worth looking at such forecasts, because they can tell you what is happening right now…  Here’s one CEO’s view of how … Continue reading

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Disney drones and smart chopsticks

Two hi-tech stories caught my eye this week. First, Disney have filed patents to use drones over their theme parks.  These would be used to create aerial entertainment spectaculars and to control very large animated puppets during a parade. Second, … Continue reading

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