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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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Davies Turner restructures Express China Rail Service operation, improves reliability and reduces costs

Davies Turner restructures Express China Rail Service operation, improves reliability and reduces costs

Davies Turner, the UK independent freight forwarding company, is upgrading its fixed-day, weekly rail import service for LCL cargoes from China, following operational changes in the product.

Nine more Mercedes-Benz Actros mean there’s plain sailing on the horizon for PD Ports

Nine more Mercedes-Benz Actros mean there’s plain sailing on the horizon for PD Ports

Outstanding reliability from its first Mercedes-Benz Actros reportedly steered Teesport owner PD Ports back to North-East Dealer Bell Truck and Van with a follow-up order for another nine.

December 2018 edition of Manufacturing & Logistics IT

December 2018 edition of Manufacturing & Logistics IT

The December 2018 edition of Manufacturing & Logistics IT features a Special Technology Report on Supply Chain Management.

For this report, we spoke with a number of leading spokespeople from the vendor and analyst communities about recent, current and possible future developments within the world of supply chain technology. Plus, a round-up of Special Technology Reports covering: Transportation Management, Automatic Data Capture/Mobile Computing and Printing & Labelling.

SEKO Logistics partners with ShipStation to give eCommerce merchants access to cross-border and international parcel solutions

SEKO Logistics partners with ShipStation to give eCommerce merchants access to cross-border and international parcel solutions

SEKO Logistics is partnering with ShipStation, the web-based eCommerce shipping solution, to increase its eCommerce merchants’ ability to grow in new cross-border markets.

New technology launched offering heavy fleet wheel and tyre security

New technology launched offering heavy fleet wheel and tyre security

UK technology company Wheely-Safe has launched the Michelin Wheel Security and Tyre Pressure Management System Heavy Fleet for truck, bus, coach, trailer and heavy plant operators – designed to tackle the global issues of wheel loss and brake and hub overheating.

Are you asking the wrong question about WMS?

Are you asking the wrong question about WMS?

By Alex Mills, Sales and Marketing Director at ProSKU.

If you are asking why you need a cloud-based WMS you might be asking the wrong question…

Cartwright creates low-height double deck fridge trailer for Culina Logistics

Cartwright creates low-height double deck fridge trailer for Culina Logistics

Cartwright engineers have designed a new low height double deck fridge, in what major customer Culina Logistics has described as a ‘game-changer’.

CEVA Logistics upgrades its 2021 expectations

CEVA Logistics upgrades its 2021 expectations

CEVA Logistics AG has announced that its revised strategic plan which includes three key levers to accelerate top-line growth and improve profitability.

Bibby Distribution does the double at Freight Hero and Ecodriving Hero awards

Bibby Distribution does the double at Freight Hero and Ecodriving Hero awards

Bibby Distribution’s cast-iron commitment to cutting its carbon footprint has seen the logistics provider win the Freight Hero and Ecodriving Hero awards from the Energy Saving Trust, in partnership with the Department of Transport.

Kerry Logistics Garners Two Honours at the 2018 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards

Kerry Logistics Garners Two Honours at the 2018 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards

Kerry Logistics Network Limited has announced that the Group has won two honours at the 2018 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards: The “Asia Pacific Logistics Service Provider of the Year” and the “Asia Pacific Road Transportation Service Provider of the Year”.

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