This Valentine’s Day, we’re drawing back the curtain on the connections between the products and people behind your bouquet
From decadent chocolates to smart tech products, or gifts of experience ranging from a romantic night out to weekend getaways, people across the globe will be buying gifts of love or friendship for their loved ones, family and friends this Valentine’s Day. As the first major consumer celebration of 2019, February the 14th will see 62% of customers reach for their wallets, contributing to an estimated R180 billion spend.
Getting the right products to the right place at the right time, requires smart orchestration of multiple suppliers, vendors and retailers at every point along the supply chain. Understanding the numerous critical activities within this chain enables each organisation involved to assess and make smart decisions on how to manage complexity. Barloworld Logistics believes in the art of the smart enabling seamless connections, daily. The supply chain not only connects people with products, it forms the very backbone of economies worldwide by enabling the flow of products to the right place at the right time.
Whether a last minute card on your way home or a beautiful bouquet of flowers, supply chain teams around the world have been working smart to ensure that those meaningful products are readily available this Valentine’s Day.