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Softbox launches ECO packaging solution for the pharma cold chain industry

Softbox launches ECO packaging solution for the pharma cold chain industry

Softbox, the global provider of temperature control packaging solutions for the pharmaceutical, life science and cold chain logistic industries, has launched Tempcell ECO, a new curbside-recyclable temperature control parcel shipper.

Risk management concerns increasing at ports

Risk management concerns increasing at ports

The deadly spread of COVID-19, and the economic and trade disruption the pandemic has caused, is prompting port managers to examine new ways to improve risk management and digital processes, according to the latest biennial global ports survey conducted by Remy InfoSource.

Logistics newcomer keeps ‘eyes on’ with labour-saving transport management system

Logistics newcomer keeps ‘eyes on’ with labour-saving transport management system

Newly formed logistics operator Synergix has installed a Mandata TMS system to consolidate each of its key business functions and reports significant savings on personnel - before even the first load is shipped.

Warehouse optimisation – A timely approach to automation

Warehouse optimisation – A timely approach to automation

As consumer demands and expectations increase and supply chains become more complex, businesses are increasingly turning to automation in order to generate more efficiencies and value from their warehouses and processes.

New era Pall-Ex appoints UK Commercial Director

New era Pall-Ex appoints UK Commercial Director

Pall-Ex has appointed a new UK Commercial Director to accelerate growth in its new era as a management and member-owned pallet network.

Wincanton’s Group HSQ Director appointed to CILT UK board

Wincanton’s Group HSQ Director appointed to CILT UK board

Wincanton has announced that Group HSQ Director, Dean Clamp will join the board of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK (CILT UK) next month.

Shift Work Increases the Risk of Workplace Injury

Shift Work Increases the Risk of Workplace Injury

The logistics industry is one that’s active at all hours of the day and night. To get a package from one place to another as efficiently as possible, hauliers must take advantage of every hour that they have available, and that means calling upon workers to come into work at night-time.

Delivery Comparison Site Parcel2Go See a Surge in Demand During Covid-19 Pandemic

Delivery Comparison Site Parcel2Go See a Surge in Demand During Covid-19 Pandemic

Just about every aspect of life is different in 2020 due to the Coronavirus out-break. Unsurprisingly with so many people housebound, there has been an in-credible surge in the parcel industry with people both ordering a lot more online while also sending more parcels too whether this is to loved ones or returning goods.

MJ Refrigeration selects Microlise for journey management & proof of delivery solution

MJ Refrigeration selects Microlise for journey management & proof of delivery solution

MJ Refrigerationhas selected Microlise to provide a full fleet performance, journey managementand proof of delivery(POD) solution, to secure greater visibility of delivery operations and increase customer service levels and operational efficiency.

How true collaboration and passion for recycling paved the way for the UK plastic pallets market

How true collaboration and passion for recycling paved the way for the UK plastic pallets market

CABKA, a specialist in products made from recycled plastic, and Goplasticpallets.com, the UK independent supplier of plastic pallets, have paved the way for a healthy, growing plastic pallets market in the UK. This is all as a result of true partnership, mutual trust and a passion for recycling.

Sister signing for Magnus Group

Sister signing for Magnus Group

Logistics firm Magnus Group has revealed its push into the ‘new normal’ will feature a further celebration of the company’s important family origins.

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