Delivery & Logistics Management

Avoid bridge strikes with route planning software

Avoid bridge strikes with route planning software

Last year the DVSA released new guidance for Daily Walkaround Checks regarding bridge strikes and vehicle height. Now, The Office for the Traffic Commissioner (OTC) has released new guidance, advising operators to use route planning software in order to avoid low bridges. What happens when the vehicle is too high to safely pass under a […]

Delivery & Logistics Management Integrate with Stream Posted by Zoe on October 21, 2020.
New ways to get the most from Stream

New ways to get the most from Stream

Save on your Stream subscription We’re offering a three-month free trial of Stream Check, plus 50% off Stream Go subscriptions for electric vehicles, cargo bikes and other vehicles with alternative drivetrains. 90-day Free Trial of Stream Check Stream Check helps you to manage fleet maintenance and compliance. Complete daily or pre-use walkaround checks in the […]

#StreamTeam Delivery & Logistics Management Electric Vehicles Fleet & Compliance Management Posted by Zoe on September 15, 2020.
Year in review: Transport in the Time of Corona

Year in review: Transport in the Time of Corona

The Office for the Traffic Commissioner’s annual report, 2019-2020 The Office of the Traffic Commissioners is for Great Britain is the independent regulatory body for HGV (heavy goods vehicle) and PSV (public service vehicle) drivers, operators and the industry as a whole. Sponsored by the DfT (Department for Transport), the office is a non-departmental tribunal and […]

Delivery & Logistics Management Fleet & Compliance Management Posted by Zoe on September 1, 2020.
Changes to EU drivers’ hours and tachograph rules

Changes to EU drivers’ hours and tachograph rules

Changes to EU drivers’ hours and tachograph rules EU rules on drivers’ hours and tachographs have changed, with the new guidelines that came into force on 20th August 2020. The Department for Transport (DfT) announced the changes earlier this month. The rules now include: A requirement for drivers to ‘return home’ every four weeks Drivers must […]

Delivery & Logistics Management Fleet & Compliance Management Posted by Zoe on August 25, 2020.
Shaping the future of transport & logistics with Honeywell

Shaping the future of transport & logistics with Honeywell

Supply chains and the global health crisis Businesses in just about every sector have been disrupted by the global pandemic – and none more so than transport and logistics (T&L). The T&L sector has seen rapid change in recent years, in terms of the type and diversity of work – and that change has now […]

Delivery & Logistics Management ePOD Devices Posted by Zoe on July 13, 2020.
Pivoting to eCommerce: How bricks-and-mortar businesses can quickly start selling online

Pivoting to eCommerce: How bricks-and-mortar businesses can quickly start selling online

Wholesalers, distributors and retailers operating from bricks-and-mortar premises are quickly having to find new ways to get products into the hands of their customers. For those without an established online presence, the prospect of transacting through an eCommerce website may be daunting. We’ve gathered together some resources to help brick-and-mortar businesses pivot smoothly to eCommerce. […]

Customer Service Delivery & Logistics Management Posted by Zoe on April 15, 2020.
COVID-19 Resources for the logistics sector

COVID-19 Resources for the logistics sector

We are compiling resources that could help those in the transport and logistics sector to navigate the current COVID-19 pandemic. We’ll continue to update resources in this blog post and in this thread on Twitter. First, we shared a post on the blog last week about COVID-19 in the logistics sector. You can read the […]

#StreamTeam Customer Service Delivery & Logistics Management ePOD Devices Fleet & Compliance Management Posted by Zoe on April 9, 2020.
How businesses in the logistics sector can cope with COVID-19

How businesses in the logistics sector can cope with COVID-19

The Coronavirus pandemic has led to a great deal of uncertainty across the world. A focus on social distancing has put huge pressure on supply chains, as customers stockpile and stores work to keep shelves stocked with essentials. An additional impact that social distancing measures have had on the logistics sector is a monumental shift […]

#StreamTeam Customer Service Delivery & Logistics Management Fleet & Compliance Management Posted by Zoe on March 20, 2020.
1PL, 2PL, 3PL, more?

1PL, 2PL, 3PL, more?

Anyone working in any sector related to logistics and transport will have heard the term 3PL, or 3rd party logistics. But not everyone knows that 3PL is just one logistics configuration amongst many. In addition to a 3rd party, logistics can also be carried out by a 1st, 2nd, 4th or even 5th party logistics […]

Delivery & Logistics Management Posted by Zoe on March 5, 2020.
Barcode Scanning in Stream

Barcode Scanning in Stream

Dave Pickburn #StreamTeam Update | 04 March 2020 | Barcode scanning  Introduce barcode scanning to your logistics operation for accurate traceability through the order to delivery process. In regulated sectors, like pharmaceuticals or alcohol, barcode scanning can prove compliance with mandatory traceability requirements. In lower-risk environments, barcode scanning can reduce the risk of errors, […]

#StreamTeam Delivery & Logistics Management ePOD Devices Video Updates Posted by Zoe on March 4, 2020.