Food sector logistics in the pandemic era

Food sector logistics in the pandemic era

date27 July 2020

All told, lockdown has been a sort of boomtime for food distribution, but one that’s made logistically gruelling by a global pandemic. The pressure to expediate supply chains in the face of a never-before-seen public health emergency has been nothing short of monumental. Has there ever been a greater need for digital support and optimisation within the food sector? This blog illustrates how Electronic Proof of Delivery (EPOD) keeps the food sector moving as efficiently as possible. Read More >>

COVID-19

COVID-19's impact on the logistics industry

date08 July 2020

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has been a uniquely challenging time for the logistics sector. Never have the world’s supply chains faced such a universally seismic set of circumstances, nor one that is likely to have such far-reaching consequences. Yet the challenges of COVID-19 have been, and continue to be, somewhat different for the logistics industry than that of other areas of business. Read More >>

Touchstar enjoy strong Q1 2020 performance

Touchstar enjoy strong Q1 2020 performance

date01 July 2020

Touchstar poised for a positive post-pandemic future after strong Q1 Results  Read More >>

Devising ‘Drop and Go’ logistics for Covid-19

Devising ‘Drop and Go’ logistics for Covid-19

date24 March 2020

What constitutes drop and go and why do it? Drop and Go protects your drivers and the people they are delivering to. It maintains the recommended 2 metre social distance. There are a couple of practical aspects to this. If the person receiving the parcel is at home then a ring of the doorbell, putting the parcel at the threshold and then standing back 2 metres will be a straightforward drop off situation. But if someone is really unwell then you might not see anyone at the door. In these cases, you are going to be leaving the parcel in a safe place. You may need to be clear about what is a safe place in your communications – will you make exceptions at the moment?  Read More >>

Touchstar: Official statement on COVID-19

Touchstar: Official statement on COVID-19

date18 March 2020

In response to the recent outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), Touchstar Technologies has issued a statement to outline measures that are being taken to safeguard employee and customer well-being. Read More >>