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Henkel, Dow, Bayer, AB InBev, Zebra Technologies and others to chart future of supply chain visibility in Europe at FourKites Visibility 2021

Henkel, Dow, Bayer, AB InBev, Zebra Technologies and others to chart future of supply chain visibility in Europe at FourKites Visibility 2021

FourKites, the real-time supply chain visibility platform, has announced that its European customer conference, Visibility 2021, will be held virtually on 7 October.

The theme of this year’s conference, ‘Go Beyond’, presents a bold vision for supply chains of the future, centered around automation, innovation and collaboration

FourKites names 60+ customers as Innovation Partners to accelerate supply chain innovation and increase business value

FourKites names 60+ customers as Innovation Partners to accelerate supply chain innovation and increase business value

FourKites, the real-time supply chain visibility platform, has welcomed more than 60 customers into its formal Innovation Partner program, designed to accelerate customer-driven innovation and shape the future of digital supply chains.

Trade fair teamwork

Trade fair teamwork

Faller Packaging and cooperation partner ROTZINGER will be presenting their jointly developed Eco Save Pack for fragile products at two important European trade fairs this autumn – FachPack in Nuremberg and Pharmapack in Paris.

Government blame ‘poverty wages’ on warehousing staff shortages

Government blame ‘poverty wages’ on warehousing staff shortages

With the warehousing and logistics industry facing one of the worst staff shortages in known history, the Government has been blasted by industry experts with ‘poverty wages’ and poor conditions cited as reasons for failing to attract more candidates to job vacancies.

CEVA Logistics offering ground transport solutions from China using 9710, 9810 eCommerce customs codes

CEVA Logistics offering ground transport solutions from China using 9710, 9810 eCommerce customs codes

CEVA Logistics is leveraging its customs clearance expertise to offer customers a new method for delivering transport solutions via Alashankou port using the 9710 and 9810 eCommerce customs supervision codes. CEVA was the first company to use the codes at the Alashankou border crossing during two pilot shipments in July.

J Richardson Transport keeps costs down with hard working Ekeri trailer

J Richardson Transport keeps costs down with hard working Ekeri trailer

Stranraer-based haulier J Richardson has singled out an ‘old-timer’ Ekeri trailer for special praise, given its age and faultless service in the family-run firm for over 13 years.

Toolstation secures last spot at Prologis Park Pineham

Toolstation secures last spot at Prologis Park Pineham

Prologis, the UK’ developer and owner of logistics parks, has agreed a lease with Toolstation for a new warehousing facility at Prologis Park Pineham, in Northamptonshire.

Overcoming the challenges faced in supply chains

Overcoming the challenges faced in supply chains

By Richard Parkinson, port director at Solent Gateway Ltd

In recent months, COVID-19 has put incredible pressure on global supply chains. But it’s not just the pandemic that is causing unforeseen pressure on the UK supply chain.

Packaging specialist Theegarten-Pactec: End-to-end processes with CIM Database PLM

Packaging specialist Theegarten-Pactec: End-to-end processes with CIM Database PLM

Theegarten-Pactec GmbH & Co. KG is a manufacturer of packaging systems in the food and non-food sectors. The company now uses CIM Database PLM from CONTACT Software in the development of new machines and during order processes.

New extra-large holders from Beaverswood just the ticket for heavy duty storage racks

New extra-large holders from Beaverswood just the ticket for heavy duty storage racks

New extra-large 125mm ticket holders from visual communication solutions specialist Beaverswood, have been introduced for heavy-duty warehouse, storage and logistics racking systems.

How ‘vehicle platooning’ could solve our haulage hardship

How ‘vehicle platooning’ could solve our haulage hardship

By Jamil Ahmed, Distinguished Engineer at Solace.

Brexit and COVID continue to cause ripples across the UK, with the record shortage of haulage drivers causing havoc for the country’s businesses. With a shortage of over 100,000 drivers, it’s not surprising the economy is suffering.

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