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​Hudds hosts the Logistics Research Network Annual Conference

​Hudds hosts the Logistics Research Network Annual Conference

Dozens of the world's leading experts and researchers in the field of logistics came to the University of Huddersfield for a three-day conference that featured a packed programme of lectures and discussions on topics such as environmental sustainability, the reduction of food waste and the better distribution of vital medical supplies.

Pacepacker palletiser helps Stonepack keep next-day delivery promise

Pacepacker palletiser helps Stonepack keep next-day delivery promise

A pre-owned dual-stacking palletising robot from Pacepacker Services is enabling the fast-growing supplier of aggregates and renders Stonepack to keep its next-day delivery promise to customers.

DHL launches Formula E-inspired Blue Sky Transport Design Award

DHL launches Formula E-inspired Blue Sky Transport Design Award

DHL has announced the launch of the inaugural Blue Sky Transport Design Award. Calling on established and aspiring designers to propose creative transportation solutions that will shape the future of the industry, the award aims to address the challenges of growing cities and environmental sustainability.

Wincanton saves on milk distribution with Truckstops Loads from MapMechanics

Wincanton saves on milk distribution with Truckstops Loads from MapMechanics

Logistics group Wincanton is saving up to two shifts a day in its long-distance bulk milk delivery fleet with a system called Truckstops Loads from MapMechanics for scheduling trunking, tramping and other bulk movements.

FP International introduces the PRO PAK'R

FP International introduces the PRO PAK'R

Protective packaging manufacturer, FP International, focuses on offering their customers new and efficient solutions. Within the attractive segment of air cushion systems and films, they now introduce the PRO PAK'R: the air cushion system.

The role of regional ports in Europe's transport network

The role of regional ports in Europe's transport network

Policy leaders, industry representatives and academics from across the freight, logistics and transport sectors will gather at the Port of Ostend, Belgium on 10 October 2014 to discuss how regional ports have been optimising their operations to become more efficient and robust transport hubs.

Heinz contract extension with Chep based on sustainability and supply chain partnership

Heinz contract extension with Chep based on sustainability and supply chain partnership

H.J. Heinz Company, the worldwide food processing company, has signed a three-year contract renewal with Chep for the use of pallet pooling services throughout Europe.

Flexible fleet replacement cycle tool launched by Chevin

Flexible fleet replacement cycle tool launched by Chevin

A new Smart Vehicle Replacement Tool designed to help fleets adopt flexible life cycles has been introduced by Chevin Fleet Solutions.

CML is on target to go green for 2015

CML is on target to go green for 2015

Core Management Logistics (CML) is on target to become carbon neutral by 2015 after managing to reduce its carbon footprint by over 86 per cent in the past five years.

Supply Chain Event, 26-27th November 2014, Cnit Paris-La Défense

Supply Chain Event, 26-27th November 2014, Cnit Paris-La Défense

Supply Chain Event gathers over 100 suppliers of solutions and technologies covering all aspects of the Supply Chain and 3,300 professionals.

Boots wins Linde's Ultimate Operator Challenge 2014

Boots wins Linde's Ultimate Operator Challenge 2014

Forklift truck and warehouse equipment manufacturer, Linde Material Handling (UK), held its annual Forklift Ultimate Operator Challenge recently at Linde Sterling in Bolton.

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