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Leading retailers come together for Big Plastics Debate

Leading retailers come together for Big Plastics Debate

Coca Cola, Co-Op, Asda, Marks & Spencer and Iceland will come together under one roof for the first time at Packaging Innovations 2018, to talk about the UK's hottest topic – plastics in packaging.

Survey: Small firms spend up to 500 hours each year managing freight shipments

Survey: Small firms spend up to 500 hours each year managing freight shipments

While importing continues to grow across both small and enterprise companies, almost 50% of the 300,000+ American businesses who import still use spreadsheets to manage their international supply chain.

Freight forwarders demand action on infrastructure investment

Freight forwarders demand action on infrastructure investment

Commenting on the National Infrastructure Commission's (NIC) first Annual Monitoring Report, Robert Keen, Director General of the British International Freight Association (BIFA), said: "Today, we have seen the value of having an independent National Infrastructure Commission to hold the government accountable for lack of action on key national infrastructure issues.

Clipper introduces training initiative

Clipper introduces training initiative

Clipper Logistics plc has launched an initiative which aims to help its warehouse employees be trained as drivers, allowing them to further their careers and progress within the business.

What is on-demand warehousing?

What is on-demand warehousing?

By Charlie Pool, CEO, Stowga.

The Oxford English Dictionary defines on-demand as "soon as or whenever required". In recent years the term 'on-demand' has become synonymous with technology: movies on demand, taxis on demand, dry cleaners on demand.... the list goes on. But on-demand warehousing? That's a new one.

Shallow foldable large box for automotive supply chain developed by Schoeller Allibert

Shallow foldable large box for automotive supply chain developed by Schoeller Allibert

Especially designed for the Automotive supply chain, a unique shallow foldable large box has been developed by Schoeller Allibert: The Magnum Optimum595.

Leicester based BS Handling Systems appoints new project engineer

Leicester based BS Handling Systems appoints new project engineer

BS Handling Systems has made a strong start to 2018 with the appointment of Andrew Smith as project engineer.

BCA launches UK's largest commercial vehicle sales programme with record results

BCA launches UK's largest commercial vehicle sales programme with record results

BCA has launched what it describes as the UK's most extensive commercial vehicle auction programme with new regular sales commencing in Blackbushe, Glasgow and Wolverhampton.

The solution is called Simplexity

The solution is called Simplexity

The third edition of the successful intralogistics trade fair event "World of Material Handling (WoMH)" will take place from June 4-15 in Mannheim, Germany. Under the motto "Simplexity.

Chep certified as Top Employer 2018

Chep certified as Top Employer 2018

Chep has been certified as a 2018 Top Employer Europe following accreditation in the UK, Spain, France, Germany, Belgium, Poland, and Ireland by the Top Employers Institute (TEI), a global certifier recognising excellence in employee conditions.

SEKO Logistics targets network growth, new partners and strategic acquisitions

SEKO Logistics targets network growth, new partners and strategic acquisitions

SEKO Logistics is looking to build on a year of growth in 2017 by expanding its global footprint, recruiting new partners and making strategic acquisitions in both the forwarding and technology sectors.

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