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W. E. Deane opens up 3000 pallet spaces

W. E. Deane opens up 3000 pallet spaces

International freight forwarder, W.E. Deane has freed up 3000 pallet spaces at their Head Office in Barking in order to further accommodate the increased demand for space.

Lymers Assist opens its Mercedes-Benz account with Actros Edition 1 flagship from Mertrux

Lymers Assist opens its Mercedes-Benz account with Actros Edition 1 flagship from Mertrux

Alex Lymer doesn’t do things by halves – which explains why his first Mercedes-Benz truck is a top-of-the-range Actros Edition 1 model that combines ground-breaking technology with the ultimate driver’s ‘wish list’ of comfort and style options.

Swyft Home nominates Panther Warehousing as sole delivery and warehousing partner

Swyft Home nominates Panther Warehousing as sole delivery and warehousing partner

Swyft Home has appointed the UK two-man delivery service provider Panther Warehousing as its sole delivery and warehousing partner.

3PL provider offers reassurance amid no deal Brexit scenario

3PL provider offers reassurance amid no deal Brexit scenario

The ever-likely scenario of a No-Deal Brexit, even after there has been over four years to sort one out, is sending shockwaves across many businesses as they grapple with exactly what it will mean for them.

Jungheinrich automates worldwide spare parts logistics for Liebherr

Jungheinrich automates worldwide spare parts logistics for Liebherr

Together with Jungheinrich, Liebherr-Werke Ehingen GmbH is building a new central spare parts warehouse at its headquarters in Ehingen, Germany. As one of the leading global manufacturers of mobile cranes, Liebherr intends to handle its worldwide distribution of spare parts from June 2023 onwards.

Four more years? How would a Trump second term impact on global trade and freight?

Four more years? How would a Trump second term impact on global trade and freight?

President Trump is lagging in most polls, but he came from behind to win in 2016. If he snatches victory, the UK international courier Parcelhero says UK businesses might prosper under his pro-Brexit stance or be hit by an escalating trade war with China, further protectionist tariffs and partial privatisation of the US postal service.

Will darkness protect us from COVID-19?

Will darkness protect us from COVID-19?

Sunlight was supposed to be the answer to COVID-19. However, fully automated warehouses that no longer need lighting or heating are helping to keep supply lines open during the pandemic. Here Neil Ballinger, head of EMEA sales at automation equipment supplier EU Automation, explains why retailers and distributors are investing heavily in fully automated distribution centres.

CEVA Logistics secures three-year contract with major toy retailer in Brazil

CEVA Logistics secures three-year contract with major toy retailer in Brazil

CEVA Logistics has won a three-year contract to provide warehousing, logistics and eCommerce services to Ri-Happy Group, claimed to be Brazil’s largest toy retailer.  CEVA will support all of Ri-Happy Group’s omni-channel capabilities in the coming years.

REPL to expand customer deployments for Blue Yonder’s Dispatcher WMS

REPL to expand customer deployments for Blue Yonder’s Dispatcher WMS

Global retail IT consultancy and technology firm, REPL Group, plans to expand its ability to provide customer deployments for Blue Yonder Dispatcher WMS through increased professional services capabilities, as Blue Yonder’s Dispatcher professional services team joins the business.

XPO Logistics expands environmentally friendly fleet of mega-trucks and semi-trailers in Spain

XPO Logistics expands environmentally friendly fleet of mega-trucks and semi-trailers in Spain

XPO Logistics, the global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has invested in purchasing 10 additional mega-trucks and 280 semi-trailers in Spain, strengthening its eco-friendly fleet capacity.

Two Biome Bioplastics’ scientists included in 2020 Packaging Innovations’ Packaging 30 under 30 list

Two Biome Bioplastics’ scientists included in 2020 Packaging Innovations’ Packaging 30 under 30 list

Biome Bioplastics, the UK manufacturer of plant-based, compostable plastics, has seen two of its scientists feature in Packaging Innovations’ Packaging 30 under 30 list for 2020.

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