All posts by Rueben Scriven

Graduating from Durham University with a first-class degree in Biochemistry, Rueben is leveraging his background in science and computer modelling by joining our growing analyst team.

The Rise of Ocado: An In-depth Assessment of the Grocery Warehouse Automation Market

“During the gold rush it’s a good time to be in the pick and shovel business” – Mark Twain COVID-19 is causing a seismic shift in the...

/ May 26, 2020

How Amazon is Indirectly Driving the Market for Electric Commercial Vehicles

Last year, Amazon announced it would be adding 100,000 electric delivery vans to its fleet by 2030 and will also be partnering with DHL’s subsidiary...

/ February 24, 2020

Incumbent OEMs Should Be Worried About Arrival’s 10,000 Electric Truck Order From UPS

UPS orders 10,000 electric trucks from UK-based start-up Arrival making it the second largest pre-order of electric trucks in Europe and North America behind Amazon’s...

/ January 30, 2020

Warehouse Automation Market Off to a Strong Start in 2020

After a fairly sluggish first half, the warehouse automation market ended 2019, and the decade for that matter, on a high. Despite the political uncertainties...

/ January 28, 2020

Will Santa Be Investing in Warehouse Automation?

With the festive season upon us, Santa and his Elves will be busy procuring sufficient stocks ahead of the big day. While Santa and his...

/ December 20, 2019

Who Are the Leading Warehouse Automation System Integrators?

Dematic (acquired by KION in 2016), was the largest warehouse automation provider in 2018 according to our new report on this market. The report showed...

/ November 6, 2019

Micro-Fulfilment Re-inventing Online Grocery Distribution

With the rapid growth of ecommerce and the consumer demands for next- and same-day delivery options, micro-fulfilment is gaining momentum as a feasible distribution strategy,...

/ October 16, 2019

Fleet Electrification: Who’s Leading the Charge?

Passenger electric vehicles attract much of the limelight; however, it’s likely that the commercial vehicle market will transition to electrification at a faster rate. This...

/ October 9, 2019

UK Warehouse Automation Market: Boom or Bust?

UK Warehouse Automation Market: Boom or Bust? With the IMHX show upon us next week, we thought it would be good timing to take a...

/ September 19, 2019