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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Think forward: Streamline the supply chain to accelerate success

Think forward: Streamline the supply chain to accelerate success

Join Oracle and its partners at the Modern Business Experience – 1-2 February 2017, ExCeL London.

Do you have visibility across your entire supply chain? Does it adapt dynamically to market volatility? Today's supply chain organisations are feeling the pressure to modernise and transform their business processes to meet the challenges of our digital landscape.

TimoCom's transport platform reduces CO2 emissions

TimoCom's transport platform reduces CO2 emissions

TimoCom renders a valuable contribution to environmental protection with its many applications and optimises vehicle capacity utilisation.

BS Handling Systems helps improve efficiency at Mori Lee by 30%

BS Handling Systems helps improve efficiency at Mori Lee by 30%

As part of ongoing expansion plans the wedding and party dress specialist, Mori Lee, relocated to a 10,000 sq. ft. facility in Newark, Nottinghamshire.

100 new jobs created at logistics firm

100 new jobs created at logistics firm

A Lutterworth-based logistics firm has acquired a new warehouse at Magna Park, creating 100 jobs in the process.

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury launches the stand up pouch

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury launches the stand up pouch

Clondalkin Flexible Packaging Bury (formerly Chadwicks) has introduced stand up pouches to its flexible packaging product portfolio.

Goldstar Transport invests £1.2 million in new fleet from Cooper Handling

Goldstar Transport invests £1.2 million in new fleet from Cooper Handling

One of the largest container hauliers in the UK has taken delivery of a mixed materials handling fleet as part of a £1.2 million deal with Cooper Handling.

Champ enters the next phase of digital transformation across the Air Cargo Supply Chain with new CTIO

Champ enters the next phase of digital transformation across the Air Cargo Supply Chain with new CTIO

Champ Cargosystems, the global IT provider to the air cargo industry, has created a dedicated team to accelerate digital adoption across the air cargo supply chain and has appointed Wojciech Soltysiak as its new Chief Technology and Innovation Officer.

U-Freight recognises the threats and opportunities from new e-business models

U-Freight recognises the threats and opportunities from new e-business models

Reacting to a recent report from international business consultancy Drewry, The U-Freight Group (UFL) says that any enterprise looking to capitalise on the opportunities presented by new e-business models and innovative online platforms needs to recognise the challenges they also pose.

Hyundai Forklifts were the first Port of Call for Global Shipping Services

Hyundai Forklifts were the first Port of Call for Global Shipping Services

Global Shipping Services is a privately-owned Stevedoring company based on the Humber Estuary, which was established in 1989, following the reform of the UK docks industry.

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