Temple & Webster Ecommerce Last-mile Strategy

Project Type: Ecommerce Last-mile Strategy Temple & Webster’s needs: Temple & Webster has been experiencing significant growth in the past few years. Its supply chain is outsourced and has been predominantly focused on fulfilling growth and servicing customers with no holistic strategy. An in-house delivery trial identified a direct correlation between repeat purchases and high […]

Myer Omnichannel Supply Chain Strategy

Project Type: Omnichannel supply chain strategy Location: NSW Myer’s needs: TMX was asked to procure and deliver a new facility as part of an overall supply chain transformation. In line with a supply chain strategy completed by TMX, Myer needed to procure a new facility in the Sydney Metropolitan area. Myer had a number of […]

Coles Online Fulfilment Centres

Size: 28, 000 sqm Project Type: Online Fulfilment Centre Location: NSW & VIC Coles’ needs: As more consumers shift to online sales, grocery players are needing to reconfigure their retail and supply chain strategy to suit an ecommerce solution. Coles approached TMX in the very early stages of their engagement with Ocado to help form […]

Uniqlo Mega National Distribution Centre

Size: 46,016 sqm Project Type: National Distribution Centre Location: Truganina, VIC Uniqlo’s needs: Comprehensive review of pre-existing concept design and automation solution. Closed Expression of Interest process conducted on a confidential basis with multiple site tours with all global stakeholders. Risk assessment and due diligence on short listed sites and final site recommendations. Production of […]

Supply chain digitisation: A shift from driving efficiency to building resilience

If there’s one thing that COVID-19 has taught us it is that digitisation is a lifeline that supports supply chains to weather blips as well as prolonged periods of crisis. In fact, more than 80% of business leaders in Southeast Asia plan to adopt more forms of digitisation in supply chains to build resiliency for […]

Reconnecting two crucial components of supply chains – manufacturing and distribution

Our reliance on imports and the disconnect between manufacturing and distribution operations in Australia were exposed during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. We either couldn’t get products on our shores or locally manufactured products were flying off the shelves because distribution operations couldn’t keep up with significant demand spikes. This has highlighted the need […]

Is a high bay warehouse right for us? Top five considerations

Are you considering whether a high bay warehouse is the right choice for your business? TMX has considerable experience delivering high bay warehouses, both in Australia and overseas. Here we share five things to consider. 1. To clad or not to clad… that is the question A “rack clad” high bay refers to a warehouse […]

Logistics and warehouse innovation: a beginners’ guide to acronyms

The world of supply chain management, warehousing, automation and logistics is full of acronyms that can be bamboozling for novices. TMX is Asia Pacific’s leading provider of supply chain management, warehousing, automation and logistics solutions. Here we share a helpful guide to some common acronyms in the supply chain industry: AGV – Automated Guided Vehicles: […]

Introduction to blockchain for supply chain management

Pundits have made some extraordinary claims about blockchain: Blockchain will be bigger than the internet and the industrial revolution combined. Blockchain will end slavery. Blockchain will add $3.1tn to the global economy by 2030. Putting aside some of the more outrageous claims, it’s hard to deny the fact that blockchain technology is expected to revolutionise […]

Megatrends in warehousing, supply chain and logistics

TMX is Asia Pacific’s leading warehouse consultancy. Here our team shares five megatrends that we have observed in the supply chain, logistics and warehousing sectors in recent times. The robots are here! Robotics and automation, including fixed robotics, Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) and Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) are now commonplace in Australian warehouses. These solutions […]