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
Canon And Cartridge Remanufacturing
20 March 2015 – In a recent post on The Recycler website, business consultant Rebecca Griffiths wrote about Canon and its remanufacturing (or lackthereof) efforts when it comes to printers and printing. She points out that while Canon is very interested in recycling their printers and other machines, quite the opposite is true when it comes to their cartridges. In fact, anyone that pays attention to our blog or reads about printer ink knows that one of the companies which seem to be endlessly mired in patent infringement suits is Canon.
Contract Signed For E-Waste Recovery
17 March 2015 – An agreement with a New Zealand company has given the Waitaki Resource Recovery Park a new outlet for electronic waste, meaning it can now recycle everything from computers to microwaves.
RLA Reverse Supply Chain-Risk Assessment
17 Mar 2015 – The Reverse Logistics Association joins a post graduate student at the National Institute of Technology (NIT) working on a research project on ‘Design and analysis of reverse logistics in supply chain systems’ under the supervision of Prof. Siba Sankar Mahapatra from the department of Mechanical Engineering.
This Is Why Reverse Logistics Is So Crucial For Your Online Shop
17 March 2015 – When it comes to customer satisfaction, having a convenient and efficient method of allowing customers to return unwanted or faulty goods is almost as important as delivering to them in the first place. Handling customer product returns is an important part of any business, but when it comes to ecommerce the logistics behind it can be tricky.
Educated Investments In Reverse Logistics
17 March 2015 – As the global economy grows, so will the need for affordable products. “RL” is a solution many big box retailers have begun to implement.