Supply Chain Risk: COVID-19

Supply Chain Risk: COVID-19


Latest Whitepapers:

Ti Covid-19 Monitor: Coronavirus and the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain

Ti Covid-19 Monitor: 24th March 2020: High Tech Supply Chain and Logistics Update

Ti Covid-19 Monitor 17th March 2020: e-logistics




Special Briefing:

‘COVID-19 and long term implications of epidemics for lean supply chains’

By Ti’s CEO John Manners-Bell

Latest Briefs:

COVID-19 logistics market situation report: sea freight 31st March 2020

India struggles under quarantine measures 31st March 2020

People. Process. Transformed. Post Covid-19 31st March 2020

Coronavirus indefinitely pressing pause on fast fashion? 30th March 2020

Global Contract Logistics market faces a cliff-edge as COVID-19 risks a 2020 contraction of 10.2%, new research reveals 26th March 2020

Corona-proof supply chains, ‘reinventing’ the wheel to mitigate risks 26th March 2020

COVID-19 logistics market situation report: express 26th March 2020

Fred Smith on FedEx response and experience with COVID-19 24th March 2020

COVID-19 logistics market situation report: airfreight 20th March 2020

Covid-19: The good news… Asia’s logistics markets are returning to normal 19th March 2020

JIT model turned on its head for supermarkets 19th March 2020

Covid-19 volatility and fears impact European road freight sector 19th March 2020

EU faces COVID-19 road freight crunch 18th March 2020

E-retailers provide a silver lining for logistics industry 17th March 2020

Coronavirus vs. Tsunami, Protectionism and Tariffs 17th March 2020

Remote working: what Coronavirus means day-to-day 17th March 2020

Airline and airfreight sector may restructure in face of crisis 17th March 2020

After positive 2019 results, is Coronavirus unsettling DHL? 12th March 2020

Trump travel ban to savage transatlantic air cargo 12th March 2020

Violent fall in oil price adds to volatility in logistics 10th March 2020

Air freight price volatility driven by coronavirus problems 5th March 2020

DP DHL releases results statement around coronavirus 3rd March 2020

COVID-19 Update: China getting back to normal? 28th February 2020

Exclusive: Latest survey shows industry confident in face of COVID-19 27th February 2020

European supply chains set for test as COVID-19 spreads in Italy 27th February 2020

Protests cause major rail freight disruption in Canada 25th February 2020

Expeditors’ concerns turn from low volumes to COVID-19 after subdued 2019 20th February 2020

Maersk focusses on profits despite volatile demand 20th February 2020

COVID-19 will depress logistics markets in the short-term 28th January 2020


Latest Podcasts:

E-retail provides a silver lining for logistics industry by John Manners-Bell, 18th March 2020


Latest News:

Davies Turner implements solutions for logistics operations management during COVID-19 pandemic

DHL ensures mail and parcel services across Germany despite coronavirus

Wincanton Plc pre-close trading and COVID-19 update

Allport Cargo Services launches ACS Quick Track app with AI chatbot functionality

Marken delivers clinical drugs during COVID-19 outbreak

Frankfurt Airport utilises empty passenger aircraft to preserve supply chains

UPS mobilises against COVID-19 in collaborations with global customers and US agencies

Australia Post launches free Pharmacy Home Delivery Service

Australia Post partners with Woolworths to deliver groceries

CEVA forced to declare ‘Force Majeure’ due to COVID-19 spread

Davies Turner to offer emergency delivery service together with other 700 UK logistics businesses

XPO updates benefits programme for US employees to include Pandemic Paid Sick Leave

Ingram Micro helps North American channel partners amid COVID-19

Etihad Cargo deploys cargo-only Boeing 787s to complement freighter fleet to ensure continuity of UAE and global key trade lanes

Waberer’s implements special measures to counter the impact of coronavirus

Austrian Post confirms cost-reduction measures to limit coronavirus revenue losses

FedEx announces Q3 2020 results and suspends outlook in light of coronavirus outbreak

CEVA Logistics in airlift operation

DSV Panalpina withdraws 2020 outlook in light of COVID-19 outbreak

Amazon to hire 100,000 new workers to meet COVID-19 demand

Delta Air Lines offers some of its passenger aircraft to the cargo charter market

Nurminen’s rail freight service from China to Finland completed its journey in eleven days 

Europa Air & Sea renews contract with The Works

Davies Turner resumes China-UK container rail freight service after coronavirus outbreak

Mainfreight China announced it has resumed normal air and sea operations further to the COVID-19 outbreak

Fraport implements extensive cost-reduction measures in response to COVID-19

DSV extends direct services amid COVID-19 outbreak

JD to hire 35,000 employees during COVID-19 outbreak


Research Picks:

Amazon suspends non-essential shipments amid COVID-19 crisis

European car plants close as industry crisis deepens

Goldman sees China’s economy shrinking 9% in first quarter amid coronavirus outbreak

EU urges members to allow freight despite virus controls

Truck Border Crossing Times | Sixfold

Korean Air president says coronavirus threatens the airline’s survival

Delivery firm Hermes to pay gig workers if they must self-isolate

Coronavirus: China reports surprising rail freight growth in February despite factory activity tumbling

Curbed by Coronavirus, China’s Truckers Can’t Wait to Get on the Road Again

China posts surprise rise in rail freight amid coronavirus lockdown

A Primer On Real-Time China Activity Indicators

Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by Johns Hopkins CSSE

China’s top container ports unclog backlog as virus curbs ease

Coronavirus hits the transport – sea freight blocked by closed ports, air freight prices increase by over 100%

Coronavirus: Amazon is stockpiling to avoid a supply chain collapse

Apple’s Outlook Cut Revives Questions About China Over-Reliance

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