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Ceva airlifts supplies to West Africa for Ebola response

Ceva airlifts supplies to West Africa for Ebola response

Ceva Logistics airlifted more than 70 tonnes of urgent supplies to Monrovia, Liberia on 10th October to assist in ongoing efforts to combat the West Africa Ebola outbreak.

Skills for Logistics partners with the BiS Henderson Academy to develop The Logistics Guild

Skills for Logistics partners with the BiS Henderson Academy to develop The Logistics Guild

The Logistics Guild, created by Skills for Logistics in 2012 as a free-to-join member network offering support, guidance, development and jobs to its members, has entered a new phase of development through a partnership agreement with the BiS Henderson Academy.

DHL scoops Unilever 'Partner to Win' award for sustainability

DHL scoops Unilever 'Partner to Win' award for sustainability

DHL, the contract logistics provider, has received Unilever's 2014 'Partner to Win' award for Sustainability.

New 'Letterboxable' packaging range responds to online shoppers' irritation

New 'Letterboxable' packaging range responds to online shoppers' irritation

UK packaging distributor, Macfarlane Packaging, has launched what it claims to be the country's first "Letterboxable" range of packaging.

Crisplant to supply high-speed distribution system to Swisslog for fashion retailer Varner's new distribution centre

Crisplant to supply high-speed distribution system to Swisslog for fashion retailer Varner's new distribution centre

Crisplant has been awarded a contract by Swisslog for the design and integration of a high-speed automated material handling system in Scandinavian fashion retailer Varner's new Central Distribution Centre in Vänersborg, Sweden, due to open in the summer of 2016.

DPD creates over 250 jobs with £10.2m investment in six new depots

DPD creates over 250 jobs with £10.2m investment in six new depots

Parcel delivery company DPD has invested £10.2m on new depots in Dartford, Feltham, Radlett, Reading, Liverpool and Lincoln.

Bito's Fresh Food Focus

Bito's Fresh Food Focus

Consumer demand for fresh, quality products to be available anytime means that food producers, manufacturers and processors should keep lead times as short as possible, respond to seasonal peaks and provide deliveries on time.

Knapp apprentice wins 'Outstanding Newcomer' award

Knapp apprentice wins 'Outstanding Newcomer' award

The achievements of Amy Coltman, an apprentice engineer for Knapp, have been recognised in the Leicester College Apprenticeship Awards.

Walkers Transport trials Maxoptra to drive service efficiency

Walkers Transport trials Maxoptra to drive service efficiency

Leeds-based freight and logistics company Walkers Transport, part of the Palletways Network and operator of its northern hub, is trailing the Maxoptra software system to test its efficiency in streamlining their logistic operations.

George recognises Britannia for flexibility as global packaging supplier

George recognises Britannia for flexibility as global packaging supplier

Britannia Garment Packaging was presented with an award for flexibility at the recently held George Supplier conference, as a result of the company's outstanding performance as a global packaging supplier.

Palletline delivers aid for Sierra Leone Ebola crisis

Palletline delivers aid for Sierra Leone Ebola crisis

Three members of Palletline have helped to supply aid for the Ebola virus disease outbreak in Sierra Leone by collecting 13 pallets of aid and delivering them to Heathrow airport for their onward flight.

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