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PARC Institute of Manufacturing, Logistics and Inventory

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

We work together with Industry to tackle important contemporary problems in logistics and manufacturing operations 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.

Latest news

ECR

PARC awarded second Efficient Consumer Response project

6 September 2021

A second PARC ECR project will explore how machine learning can help make more robust inventory control decisions in the context of inaccurate stock records.

Forecasting demand, improving inventories

2 July 2021

New book helps predict intermittent demand

Aris Syntetos

Business News Wales interviews Professor Aris Syntetos

30 June 2021

Business News Wales spoke with Professor Aris Syntetos to ask him about the contributions that RemakerSpace can provide towards the Welsh Government’s ambitious green transformation for Wales

We connect with industry leaders to discuss their perspectives on what is happening in the world of supply chains. Latest post: Sustainability is Driving New Business Dynamics – Repurposing and Connected Collaboration Across Supply Chains

We are an interdisciplinary mix of experts from Cardiff University and industry.