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

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Forecasting for Social Good

30 January 2018

Present at the 24th International Institute of Forecasters Workshop

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Addressing salad supply chains

29 January 2018

£50,000 for Ocado Group research project

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Same day, same way?

29 January 2018

Researchers tackle delivery dilemma

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.