The Panalpina Centre for Manufacturing and Logistics Research

We are a joint industry-University initiative that aims to achieve world-class research with impact in the fields of logistics and manufacturing management. We bridge the gap between theory and practice in these areas for the benefit of the economy, environment and society.

Latest news

Aris Syntetos

Partnership bags ‘outstanding’ KTP accolade

15 May 2018

Honour marks Panalpina’s second success

Qioptiqed

University knowhow helps Qioptiq win £82m contract

9 May 2018

‘Lean’ forecasting secures success at St Asaph plant

Crowded street in rain

Forecasting for social good in India

14 March 2018

Essential skills shared at International workshop

Research in the centre

Research

We specialise in supply chain forecasting, inventory control, transportation science, supply chain modelling, logistics business modelling and freight economics.

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About us

We work together to tackle important contemporary problems in logistics and manufacturing management, creating business insights and commercially viable solutions.

People

The Centre hosts a collaborative mix of experts from Cardiff University and Panalpina.