This article will explore whether bakeries making the most of the opportunities offered by technological advances in distributions and logistics systems, particularly to small/medium-sized businesses.

  • Publication date: 5 July 2017
  • Editorial submissions deadline: 2 June 2017
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Topics to be examined will include:

  • Can small bakery operations with only a handful of sites make use of logistics/distribution technology to improve their operations?
  • How can technology improve the cost-effectiveness of distribution?
  • How quickly can a business expect a return on their investment in logistics technology?
  • What benefits do warehouse management software systems offer bakeries?
  • What are the key questions a bakery should ask when considering their choice of logistics/distribution software or system.