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

Mike Wilson, Panalpina

PARC Centre Director honoured by Cardiff Business School

24 October 2018

Mike Wilson's contribution recognised with new title

Simulated image of lorries

Truck platooning

23 October 2018

Transport project to deliver benefits to economy, environment and society


Timeless innovation

9 October 2018

3D printing transforms watchmaking

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

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

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