Know Your Trucks (and Tank trailers) – An Infographic

I love infographics. I have said it before, I will say it again. I love infographics. I keep a collection of Supply Chain and Logistics related infographics here. Friday last week I got a nice e-mail from Raine, who works at Arwald Tanker Trailers, with a cool infographic enclosed, which you can find below. The history of the tank trailer is […]

Logistics in the News – Robotics, e-Commerce Giants, and Infographics

Ok. To be perfectly honest with you, I’ve found it a bigger challenge to bring you a weekly round-up of the news, than I thought it would be when I started doing these. I know the last one was in Week 13, and now we’re in Week 21 already. I’m going to promise you best effort, and will publish these […]

Christmas Time still is Logistics Time – An (updated) Infographic

In 2011 I wrote a post called Christmas Time, Logistics Time in which I described the internal logistics of the holidays for me and my family. Not much has changed, and it still is a challenging time when it comes to shopping, planning, packing and driving. This year there is less driving and more grocery shopping, as my parents, my sister, my […]

Giant Plane versus Giant Ship – How to Get Your Cargo Across?

Those of you that have been following and @LogisticsMatter for a longer time know that I absolutely love Infographics. I’ve been collecting them on Pinterest for quite some time. It’s a great way of getting information across in a very fun and informative way. I don’t have (or make) the time anymore to play around with Photoshop as much […]

Space Supply Chain – an Infographic

I love infographics. If you’ve seen my board on Pinterest (1), you probably already knew that.  According to Wikipedia infographics are: Information graphics or infographics are graphic visual representations of information, data or knowledge intended to present complex information quickly and clearly. They can improve cognition by utilizing graphics to enhance the human visual system’s ability to see patterns and trends.(2)

Just How Big Is Apple?

Today I came across this Infographic by the people at They have created an Infographic on just how big Apple actually is. You can love them, or you can hate them, but from a Supply Chain point of view they really know what they are doing. Just look at the numbers below and think about all the parts and […]