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Pirelli develops tyres that interact with the 5G network

Pirelli develops tyres that interact with the 5G network

Pirelli claims to be the first tyre company in the world to transmit information detected by intelligent tyres regarding the road surface via the 5G network.

FTA calls on government to secure the future of HS2

FTA calls on government to secure the future of HS2

Following uncertainty surrounding the review of HS2, FTA has called on government to secure the future of the high-speed railway and reassure businesses of its commitment to infrastructure investment moving forwards.

PUMA selects Indigo WMS for new ‘Super G’ distribution centre

PUMA selects Indigo WMS for new ‘Super G’ distribution centre

Global sportswear company PUMA has awarded Indigo Software a contract to implement Indigo WMS at the company’s new 13 acre Super G distribution centre in Glasshoughton in Yorkshire.  When fully implemented, Indigo WMS will control the entire 261,000 sq ft warehouse process.

Revved up by 50% picking efficiency improvements

Revved up by 50% picking efficiency improvements

A leading US online auto parts supplier and distributor is optimising inventory, space and resources within its fulfilment centre, via a best-of-breed warehouse management system (WMS).

Cutting-edge solutions on show at UK packaging event

Cutting-edge solutions on show at UK packaging event

The latest packaging solutions and technologies will take centre stage at Packaging Innovations 2020 when it returns to Birmingham’s NEC on 26 & 27 February.

Major investment by Cliffe Packaging for continued growth

Major investment by Cliffe Packaging for continued growth

A major programme of investment initiated by Cliffe Packaging last year to support an exciting business growth and development programme, has now enabled the company to move into a new purpose-equipped office, warehouse and logistics facility.

New report from Global Fleet Champions helps fleet managers engage with drivers on key safety messages

New report from Global Fleet Champions helps fleet managers engage with drivers on key safety messages

All over the world, driver error and risk-taking is a leading cause of road crashes [1]. For many employees, driving is the riskiest activity they undertake at work. Organisations looking to encourage and manage safe driving behaviours will benefit from new guidance published by the Global Fleet Champions (GFC) campaign.

Radius adds to Telematics Portfolio with acquisition of Sure-Track

Radius adds to Telematics Portfolio with acquisition of Sure-Track

Crewe-based Radius Payment Solutions, the group behind the telematics and fuel card brands Kinesis and UK Fuels, has acquired Sure-Track.  A specialist in stolen vehicle and plant recovery systems, Midlands-based Sure-Track also supplies fleet tracking and vehicle camera solutions.

The skies the limit for Hörmann Ireland through new partnership with DHL

The skies the limit for Hörmann Ireland through new partnership with DHL

Hörmann Ireland has secured a new partnership with logistics company, DHL, to supply a loading bay facility near Shannon Airport, Ireland. The bespoke facility, which has been uniquely designed by Hörmann, safely and easily facilitate DHL’s small transport vehicles.

Commemorative Eddie Stobart truck celebrates ex-services staff and reservists at the Lord Mayor’s Show

Commemorative Eddie Stobart truck celebrates ex-services staff and reservists at the Lord Mayor’s Show

To mark Veterans Day and showcase its ongoing support for the Armed Forces, supply chain, transport and logistics company Eddie Stobart once again showcased its custom-decorated tractor at this year’s Lord Mayor’s Show in London. 

Motus Commercials goes plastic free

Motus Commercials goes plastic free

In an effort to cut down on plastic waste, Motus Commercials, the UK commercial vehicle dealer group, will no longer be using single use plastic cups across their 34 dealer locations.

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