Hilary Devey, founder, owner and CEO of the UK palletised freight collection and delivery network, Pall-Ex, has been named Vitalise Businesswoman of the Year 2008.
Critical and key issues in material handling, logistics and distribution
Critical issues are thought provoking articles relating to strategy,legislation,technology,best practice and the some of the most challenging business topics in the world of material handling.The articles in this section have been contributed by senior industry leaders, research analysts, trade associations such as the UKWA (United Kingdom Warehousing Association) BIFA (British International Freight Association), the FTA (Freight Transport Association) and the FLTA ( ForkLift Truck Association), as well as many others.
Other important topics covered in this section concern Health and Safety in Logistics with articles from the Health & Safety Executive (HSE).Taxation, government policy,climate change,recruitment and training schemes are all covered, as well as educational opportunities at various UK logistics educational facilities such at Cranfield University.
Oct 14, 2008 Comments (0)
John Lewis Department Stores has teamed up with Keystone Distribution UK, to implement a job swap scheme.
Oct 09, 2008 Comments (0)
CB Richard Ellis completes on two major deals in the Netherlands.
Sep 12, 2008 Comments (0)
The Governments recent move to scrap rate relief on empty industrial property could tempt some landlords to demolish empty warehouse facilities and other industrial property as a way of avoiding paying the substantial amounts of tax that unoccupied sites now incur.
Sep 09, 2008 Comments (0)
Graham Wall, Commercial Director of PD Ports rapidly expanding Teesport facility, has been appointed Vice Chairman of the United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA).
Sep 09, 2008 Comments (0)
The Automated Material Handling Systems Association (AMHSA) is holding a special symposium on driving down logistics costs via automation.
Aug 18, 2008 Comments (0)
Dematic has developed the first components for the new RFID system in the UHF range.
Jul 31, 2008 Comments (0)
This 3 wheel design forklift is designed for light to medium product weights and product movements.
Jul 28, 2008 Comments (0)
The fulfilment is being carried out by leading third party logistics provider Amethyst, integrating with e-commerce service providers Fresca.
Jul 22, 2008 Comments (0)
Third party logistics (3PL) sectors were recognised at the United Kingdom Warehousing Associations (UKWAs) ninth Annual Awards