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How Telematics Keep Automotive Logistics Running ‘Just-in-Time’

How Telematics Keep Automotive Logistics Running ‘Just-in-Time’

Increasing pressure on small business as London Mayor's deadline approaches

Increasing pressure on small business as London Mayor's deadline approaches

London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) would damage small businesses while delivering limited air quality improvements, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA), the business representing all of logistics.

Oman Air Cargo goes live with CHAMP’s Traxon cargoHUB

Oman Air Cargo goes live with CHAMP’s Traxon cargoHUB

Oman Air Cargo has gone live with CHAMP’s Traxon cargoHUB solution after adopting the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) electronic air waybill (e-AWB) standard in replacement of the paper air waybill. The airline has partnered with CHAMP for its global messaging needs.

Hines has acquired Cribbs Causeway Distribution Centre in Bristol

Hines has acquired Cribbs Causeway Distribution Centre in Bristol

Hines, the international real estate firm, has acquired Cribbs Causeway Distribution Centre, a value add-profile logistics investment located in Bristol, a key UK distribution hub, on behalf of the Hines European Value Fund (HEVF).

EV Cargo confirms executive appointments and management changes

EV Cargo confirms executive appointments and management changes

EV Cargo, the UK privately-owned logistics group, has announced a series of executive and management appointments after a successful group-wide festive trading period.

Softbox announces changes to its leadership team to further boost growth in Europe and India

Softbox announces changes to its leadership team to further boost growth in Europe and India

Softbox, provider of temperature control packaging for the life science and logistics industries, has announced changes to the structure of its leadership team to enhance the company’s continued growth in Europe and India.

New Truck iQ dashboard display gives materials handling vehicle drivers real time visibility of battery status

New Truck iQ dashboard display gives materials handling vehicle drivers real time visibility of battery status

EnerSys, the stored energy solutions provider, has introduced the new Truck iQ smart battery dashboard to give materials handling vehicle drivers real-time visibility of their truck’s battery status. Orjan Eriksson, Commercial Application Manager Monitoring & Solutions at EnerSys EMEA commented that: “This enables drivers to optimise their battery’s utilisation and power management, while avoiding the risk of damage or productivity loss due to incorrect usage.”

John Lewis & Partners targets greater store efficiencies with Paragon

John Lewis & Partners targets greater store efficiencies with Paragon

John Lewis & Partners has implemented Paragon’s Live Management software to increase the efficiency of its nationwide operation.

Bibby Distribution trio praised for their part in marking £10 million milestone for charity

Bibby Distribution trio praised for their part in marking £10 million milestone for charity

Three Bibby Distribution employees have been recognised for their dedication to supporting good causes as the logistics specialist and its parent company celebrates raising more than £10m for charity.

Reed Boardall Group’s financial performance continues to show resilience

Reed Boardall Group’s financial performance continues to show resilience

Yorkshire-based cold storage and transport business The Reed Boardall Group Limited has once again achieved strong results despite operating in a highly competitive market with rising costs. The company grew turnover to £61.6m in its last financial year (ending 31 March 2018), a 2.3% rise in revenues from £60.2m last year.

Valeo demonstrates telematics platform equipped with Autotalks' global V2X at CES 2019

Valeo demonstrates telematics platform equipped with Autotalks' global V2X at CES 2019

Valeo and Autotalks, provider of V2X (Vehicle to Everything) communication solutions, will display global V2X capabilities integrated in Telematics platform at the upcoming CES 2019.

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