How going ‘paperless’ impacts the environment

How going ‘paperless’ impacts the environment

date18 January 2022

Touchstar are a leading provider of Electronic Proof of Delivery (EPOD) systems which are purposefully designed to digitise the paper trail … but can we even begin to establish a clear argument for environmental impact? We think we can!  Read More >>

Technology for maintaining a healthy cash flow

Technology for maintaining a healthy cash flow

date05 January 2022

For many UK logistics organisations, inefficient ERP, WMS & TMS legacy systems prevent the optimisation of key processes with a direct impact on productivity and profitability. Invoice automation is an obvious area where immediate efficiency gains are possible. Technology can play a key role in accelerating the invoicing process and ensuring clients consistently pay by the due date. Read More >>

5 ways to improve your fleet fuel management

5 ways to improve your fleet fuel management

date21 December 2021

With the recent increases in the price of petrol and diesel, fuel continues to be one of the biggest expenses within a fleet and that’s unlikely to change for a while. Therefore, it's key for business success that fleet managers continue to monitor fuel usage and look for ways to control fuel costs to the business. Although fuel prices can’t be controlled, there are ways to improve fuel efficiency and to save money in the long term. This blog offers our top 5 ways to improve fleet fuel management. Read More >>

Last-mile delivery trends in 2022 and beyond

Last-mile delivery trends in 2022 and beyond

date11 November 2021

Streamlined by technology, the importance of logistics processes will continue to grow with last-mile deliveries becoming more efficient and partially automated. We’re already starting to see some of these changes and trends, but what will continue in 2022 and beyond?  Read More >>

The sharing economy and last-mile delivery

The sharing economy and last-mile delivery

date02 November 2021

Over the past couple of years, there’s been noticeable growth in online shopping behaviours in consumers, and a consequent boom in e-commerce businesses. And although this is great news for companies, it does mean that some are having to reconsider their logistics and supply chain, including how they run last-mile deliveries. This is where the sharing economy comes in. Could it be a fresh approach to last-mile deliveries?  Read More >>