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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Packaging Innovations 2020 announces plans for the BIG Carbon Debate

Packaging Innovations 2020 announces plans for the BIG Carbon Debate

Leading industry experts from some of the UK’s most respected authorities will come together on the Ecopack Stage at Packaging Innovations 2020 to debate one of the industry’s hottest topics – sustainability.

Key telematics partnership provides route to global success for Radius Payment Solutions

Key telematics partnership provides route to global success for Radius Payment Solutions

Radius Payment Solutions has announced a strategic technology partnership with Key Telematics, a global vehicle tracking and asset management company.

Freight operator wins FTA special recognition award

Freight operator wins FTA special recognition award

Freight Transport Association (FTA) has named ‘the world’s best-known logistics operator’ as the recipient of an FTA Special Recognition Award, in acknowledgement of the organisation’s promotion of excellence in freight management and distribution.

Wincanton renews wines and spirits contract with Waitrose & Partners

Wincanton renews wines and spirits contract with Waitrose & Partners

Wincanton, the British third-party logistics (3PL) company, will continue to manage the storage and distribution of wines and spirits for Waitrose & Partners after signing a three-year contract renewal with the Partnership.

Palletforce raises the stakes with executive additions to secure future growth

Palletforce raises the stakes with executive additions to secure future growth

EV Cargo company Palletforce has signalled its confidence in the network’s future with key additions to its executive team.

Indigo Software expands supply chain consulting team with addition of Fay Shuttleworth

Indigo Software expands supply chain consulting team with addition of Fay Shuttleworth

Fay brings over 15 years of experience working in the warehousing and logistics industries, adding valuable additional skills in the automotive and IT manufacturing sectors to the existing consulting team.

Westfort builds smartest meat company with new intralogistics

Westfort builds smartest meat company with new intralogistics

Westfort will improve and further expand internal logistics together with Inther Group. The total new construction at Westfort has already started in 2014. The current location in IJsselstein (NL) will now be expanded with a central processing location and integrated freezing storage with a surface area of no less than 38,000 m2.

Rockwell Automation Helps Secure Industrial Operations by Earning New Certifications

Rockwell Automation Helps Secure Industrial Operations by Earning New Certifications

Rockwell Automation continues to add to its list of achievements in industrial cybersecurity to help industrial companies focus more on transforming their business and worry less about potential cybersecurity risks. The company recently received ISA/IEC 62443-2-4 certification, which defines security requirements for service providers.

Doosan highlights performance at LAMMA 20

Doosan highlights performance at LAMMA 20

Doosan, the manufacturer of robust high performance forklift trucks, will be exhibiting at LAMMA 20 (hall 18, stand 516), the UK’s top farm machinery, equipment and services show, to be held at the NEC in Birmingham, 7th- 8th January 2019.

idem telematics and Nagel-Group: Reliable telematics for complex requirements

idem telematics and Nagel-Group: Reliable telematics for complex requirements

The Nagel-Group has over 7,000 vehicles in operation across Europe in order to deliver foodstuffs such as dairy products and fruit fresh, safe and on time to customers.

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