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TruckProtect doubles growth as theft increases

TruckProtect doubles growth as theft increases

TruckProtect, manufacturer of anti-fuel siphon devices for commercial vehicles, is predicting continued growth for 2009 despite an uncertain economic outlook

Green Pallet Delivers on Efficiency

Green Pallet Delivers on Efficiency

LINPAC Allibert, global materials handling specialists, has launched what it claims is its greenest pallet range yet.

Schmitz Cargobull open new facility

Schmitz Cargobull open new facility

It is hoped that the new facility, in Warrington, Cheshire, will become a focal point for Schmitz Cargobulls customers throughout the north west of England.

Hellmann crosses Pakistan border into Afghanistan

Hellmann crosses Pakistan border into Afghanistan

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics' Pakistan division has expanded its products to provide the handling of transit cargo to Afghanistan.

Rotoplats boost film savings at A G Barr

Rotoplats boost film savings at A G Barr

Soft drinks producer A G Barr has reportedly seen film usage shrink by 10 per cent!

Distribution company joins pan-European network

Home & Away Express Logistics, based in Irvine, has joined Palletways, the pallet network in Europe.

Open and shut cases

Open and shut cases

With expanding the physical size of the existing plant an unattractive option, Brose sought to maximise the available space at the facility.

DHL Express lands exclusive contract with A J Walter Aviation

DHL Express lands exclusive contract with A J Walter Aviation

DHL Express has announced an exclusive contract with A J Walter Aviation, to manage its inbound and outbound delivery requirements from the UK.

ABP opens 7 million multi-deck vehicle storage terminal at Southampton

ABP opens 7 million multi-deck vehicle storage terminal at Southampton

Jim Fitzpatrick MP has officially opened Associated British Ports new 7m car-handling facility - the European Vehicle Terminal at the Port of Southampton.

Choice Logistics selected by Jabil for mission critical service parts logistics management

Choice Logistics selected by Jabil for mission critical service parts logistics management

Jabil will utilise Choice for its time definite two- and four-hour service parts management.

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