News,case studies and product information relating to material handling,supply chain and distribution.

All the latest news and views from the world of material handling, logistics, freight forwarding and distribution. This section of the site carries articles relating to new contract wins, product launches, opinion from the trade associations, government departments, research analysts, the vendor community as well as case studies of material handling integration projects across Europe.

 

All key equipment sectors are covered, ranging from AGVs (Automated Guided vehicles) ForkLift Trucks, Automated Storage Equipment, Conveyors and Sortation, Dock EquipmentOverhead Handling Equipment, Packaging and Labelling Solutions, Pallets & Containers,Transport and Distribution, Racking & Shelving as well as Trade Shows and Industry Events.

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Dalepak recognised for excellence in International Sales

Dalepak recognised for excellence in International Sales

Dalepak Limited, the retail fulfilment and packing business, has been included in a new league table that identifies the UK's top 200 mid-market private companies with the fastest-growing international sales.

Transport operators to address terror risk from vehicles

Transport operators to address terror risk from vehicles

As the UK deals with terror threat, some of the UK's largest HGV fleet operators are to meet later this month for a briefing about preventing vehicles being used as a weapon.

Top safety accreditation for Downton

Top safety accreditation for Downton

CM Downton has been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace.

Huuskes chooses a flexible and green cooling solution

Huuskes chooses a flexible and green cooling solution

Dutch food supplier Huuskes currently has a vehicle that cools its cargo with BoTemp's sustainable and flexible cooling system; The Cold Battery. BoTemp supplies rechargeable cold storage systems, which are filled with a non-toxic and biodegradable gel called PCM.

P&O Ferrymasters and Erontrans launch Poland rail link

P&O Ferrymasters and Erontrans launch Poland rail link

Pan-European supply chain provider P&O Ferrymasters has joined forces with Polish logistics company Erontrans to launch an intermodal rail service linking the UK, Benelux and central Poland via Europoort in Rotterdam.

Kerry Logistics expands multimodal freight network through forming a joint venture in CIS

Kerry Logistics expands multimodal freight network through forming a joint venture in CIS

Kerry Logistics Network continues to enhance its services and network under the 'Belt and Road' initiative by entering into a joint venture through participating in the equity of Globalink Logistics DWC LLC, a freight forwarding group headquartered in Dubai with operations spanning across The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS).

Pyroban confirms support for any brand of ATEX lift truck

Pyroban confirms support for any brand of ATEX lift truck

Explosion protection safety company Pyroban has responded to industry demand by providing technical support for any ATEX* forklift truck, regardless of the brand of explosion protection system.

Flexi at TCS&D 2017

Flexi at TCS&D 2017

Visitors to the TCS&D Show (13-14 September 2017, Ricoh Arena, Coventry) will be able to see how some of the UK's most successful cold store operators use Narrow Aisle's Flexi AC Cold Store (CS) articulated truck to improve handling efficiency at their chilled and frozen storage facilities.