News,case studies and product information relating to material handling,supply chain and distribution.

All the latest news and views from the world of material handling, logistics, freight forwarding and distribution. This section of the site carries articles relating to new contract wins, product launches, opinion from the trade associations, government departments, research analysts, the vendor community as well as case studies of material handling integration projects across Europe.

All key equipment sectors are covered, ranging from AGVs (Automated Guided vehicles) ForkLift Trucks, Automated Storage Equipment, Conveyors and Sortation, Dock EquipmentOverhead Handling Equipment, Packaging and Labelling Solutions, Pallets & Containers,Transport and Distribution, Racking & Shelving as well as Trade Shows and Industry Events.

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John Lewis deploys Voiteq’s VoiceMan Screen-to-Voice technology across distribution centres

John Lewis deploys Voiteq’s VoiceMan Screen-to-Voice technology across distribution centres

Voiteq has announced that leading UK retailer, John Lewis, has implemented its VoiceMan Screen-to-Voice solution. As volumes in omni-channel continue to grow and productivity demands increase.

Hirschmann Solutions presents asset tracking modules at Intermodal Europe 2015

Hirschmann Solutions presents asset tracking modules at Intermodal Europe 2015

Hirschmann Solutions is presenting its portfolio of highly-robust, autonomous asset tracking solutions for intermodal freight transport at this year's Intermodal Europe at the Hamberg Messe conference cente in Hamburg, Germany.

Andrew Page reduces collisions and improves driver safety with Masternaut Connect

Andrew Page reduces collisions and improves driver safety with Masternaut Connect

Andrew Page, the UK automotive parts, tools and equipment distributor, has cut accidents and reduced speeding by 97% after implementing a telematics system from Masternaut.

New warehouse and jobs at logistics company CML thanks to Barclays support

New warehouse and jobs at logistics company CML thanks to Barclays support

A Leicestershire logistics company has expanded by opening a second warehouse and increasing its number of employees following financial support from Barclays Bank.

Konecranes flies into action for Bond Offshore Helicopters

Konecranes flies into action for Bond Offshore Helicopters

It was not just Konecranes' engineering expertise that came under the spotlight recently, but also its logistical capabilities.

Is your warehouse ready to rise to the challenge of today’s changing logistics?

Is your warehouse ready to rise to the challenge of today’s changing logistics?

The role of the warehouse is changing. No longer just a big space to store inventory, today's warehouse operation is fast-paced and often decentralised. Inventory turns faster than ever as retailers and manufacturers try to keep up with consumer expectations in this 'need it now' culture.

European premiere for the new Crown RT 4000 Series rider pallet trucks

European premiere for the new Crown RT 4000 Series rider pallet trucks

Crown has further expanded its European warehouse product range by launching its new RT 4000 Series at LOGISTICA 2015 in Utrecht, Netherlands.

PD Ports celebrates first anniversary at Teesport Rail Terminal

PD Ports celebrates first anniversary at Teesport Rail Terminal

This week marks the first anniversary of PD Ports' intermodal rail terminal at Teesport.

Snapfulfil gears up for 70 per cent peak uplift

Snapfulfil gears up for 70 per cent peak uplift

SaaS WMS provider, Snapfulfil is expecting to handle a 70% uplift in transactions on its system in the run up to Christmas this year.

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