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

Car manufacture

In the driving seat

4 January 2018

Cardiff leads the way following Industry 4.0 award win

Warehouse stock

Taking stock: Cardiff Business School checks out sales

3 January 2018

European project investigates store inventories.

Class receiving computer training

Democratising forecasting

22 December 2017

Workshops to share knowledge and skills with world’s least developed nations

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.