The Reverse Logistics Magazine is a monthly digital publication of the Reverse Logistics Association with a circulation of 90,000 readers worldwide. Reverse logistics is a process that crosses all industries including High-Tech, Retail, Medical, Pharmaceutical, Automotive and Aerospace, just to name a few.
The magazine provides the latest information regarding the various areas of reverse logistics including returns management, refurbishment, field service and warranty management.
Reverse Logistics News Highlights
The Human And Environmental Effects Of E-Waste
23 October 2014 – (April 2013) Roughly 40 million metric tons of electronic waste (e-waste) are produced globally each year, and about 13 percent of that weight is recycled mostly in developing countries. About 9 million tons of this wastediscarded televisions, computers, cellphones, and other electronicsare produced by the European Union, according to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP). And UNEP notes that this estimate of waste is likely too low.1
Reman Solution Provider CTDI Returns To AAPEX 2014
23 October 2014 – CTDI (Communications Test Design, Inc.), the independent electronics remanufacturing solution provider, will return as an exhibitor at the 2014 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) Show in Las Vegas to showcase its remanufacturing capabilities for automotive manufacturers and Tier 1 suppliers worldwide.
Logistics Firms Gear Up For Festive E-commerce Rush
22 October 2014 – Sumedh Gupte, a resident of Pune, bought a Micromax smartphone from Flipkart much before the online portal’s Big Billion Day sale started. Gupte ordered the phone on October 2, which was to be delivered on October 9.
City Collects 50 Tons Of Recycling On First Day Of New Program; Update On Sixth And Iowa; Lawrence's Impressive Job Numbers
22 October 2014 – Lawrences new curbside recycling program is off and running, and city officials are pleased with the first days haul. City crews collected 50 tons of material to be recycled on Tuesday, which was the first day of operations.
E-Waste And E-cycle Centre Opens On Campus
22 October 2014 – A new E-waste and E-cycle Centre on campus means Otago staff can dispose of unwanted computer equipment responsibly.