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DHL eCommerce has announced the launch of its Australian Fulfillment Center in Sydney, which the company says will "consolidate inventory management and last-mile delivery from Sydney to major cities and regional hubs around Australia".
The US Department of Defense has announced that an independent institute founded by Carnegie Mellon University will receive more than $250 million to launch an advanced robotics manufacturing institute in Pittsburgh.
Alibaba Group has announced a new alliance with international brands including Louis Vuitton, Samsung and Mars which it says will "leverage big data and the latest in anti-counterfeiting technology" to fight against fakes.
Doddle has announced the launch of ‘Powered by Doddle’, a click & collect solution for retailers that includes software, training, communications and analytics modules.
APC Overnight has reported that its revenues for the year ended March 2016 rose by 3.6% to £102.4m.
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol ended 2016 with a record total flown cargo throughput of 1.66 million tonnes, up 2.5% on 2015 - and e-commerce was a major contributor to the growth.
A new study from McKinsey has predicted that "half of today’s work activities could be automated by 2055".
Amazon has announced that it plans to grow its full-time US-based workforce from 180,000 in 2016 to over 280,000 by mid-2018.
FedEx Vice President for Operations and Service Support Gloria Boyland has been named to the new US Department of Transportation Advisory Committee on Automation in Transportation (ACAT).