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Fortec Distribution joins forces with WCG to introduce students to logistics

Fortec Distribution joins forces with WCG to introduce students to logistics

The Fortec Distribution Network has joined forces with WCG to help deliver a new initiative to give students an insight into logistics and the good careers available within the sector.

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 7-hour airfreight solution saves customer a 20-day sea journey

Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ 7-hour airfreight solution saves customer a 20-day sea journey

Volga-Dnepr Airlines (VDA), the carrier of oversize and super heavy shipments by air, and Kintetsu World Express France (KWE) have expertly orchestrated a charter flight from Paris-Vatry, France, to Damman, Saudi Arabia, transporting an 11,000 horsepower Alstom motorized pump.

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets appoints Head of Logistics to support growing Sector Specialists team

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets appoints Head of Logistics to support growing Sector Specialists team

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets (‘AXA IM - Real Assets’) has appointed Thomas Karmann as Head of Logistics, effective immediately.

Eddie Stobart secures contract with Tarmac

Eddie Stobart secures contract with Tarmac

Supply chain, transport and logistics company, Eddie Stobart has been awarded a five-year contract by Tarmac, the UK sustainable building materials and construction solutions business.

South Tyneside’s 16 new Mercedes-Benz Econics are streets ahead

South Tyneside’s 16 new Mercedes-Benz Econics are streets ahead

Residents of South Tyneside are set to benefit from more reliable bin collections following their local authority’s investment in a fleet of state-of-the-art Mercedes-Benz Econic refuse trucks.

Jungheinrich presents the latest generation of its EKM 202 small parts order picker.

Jungheinrich presents the latest generation of its EKM 202 small parts order picker.

One of the most important developments is the more than double load capacity compared with the previous model, making it especially suitable for the picking of small parts of any type without pallets.

Yodel unveils automated sortation facility to handle out of gauge parcels

Yodel unveils automated sortation facility to handle out of gauge parcels

UK independent parcel carrier Yodel, has announced the launch of a bespoke semi-automated sort, which it claims has been designed to revolutionise the handling of large, out of gauge and delicate parcels.

Lift Trucks and Accessories Picking and Sortation Pallets and Containers

Lift Trucks and Accessories   Picking and Sortation  Pallets and Containers

Jungheinrich presents the latest generation of its EKM 202 small parts order picker.

Adjuno joints EV Cargo

Adjuno joints EV Cargo

Adjuno, the UK provider of supply chain management software, is one of six premier logistics companies that have joined forces to form EV Cargo.

Potter Group announces £25 million investment as it rebrands to reflect new direction

Potter Group announces £25 million investment as it rebrands to reflect new direction

Ripon-based Potter Group, which sold its logistics operations to WH Bowker two years ago, has announced a £25 million investment in the business over the next five years and rebranded as Potter Space to better reflect its current business as an owner, developer and operator of commercial business parks across the UK.

Nottingham Air Quality plan should set a nationwide precedent

Nottingham Air Quality plan should set a nationwide precedent

Clean Air Zones (CAZs) are not a one-size-fits-all solution to improving air quality, as illustrated by Nottingham City Council and DEFRA, which has agreed the city does not require a charging low emission zone to meet its air quality targets.

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