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What’s next for plastic pallet supplier Goplasticpallets.com?

Whats next for plastic pallet supplier Goplasticpallets

It’s that time of year when many businesses reflect and take stock of the year behind and plan for the year ahead, and Goplasticpallets.com is moving into 2019 stronger than ever. Celebrating its 25th year of business this year, Goplasticpallets.com has recorded sales in excess of one million plastic pallets, …

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Caterpillar Inc announces officer changes

Caterpillar Inc Announces Officer Changes

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today that Zach Kauk, vice president of the Excavation Division, is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. Replacing Kauk will be Tom Frake, current vice president of Global Power Solutions Division (GPSD). Both moves are effective immediately. “Tom’s deep expertise in both the machine …

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Onward Holdings plans summer launch to logistics market

ONWARD HOLDINGS PLANS SUMMER LAUNCH TO LOGISTICS MARKET

Onward Holdings Ltd has awarded Tolent Construction the contract to build a new warehouse facility at its Phoenix Park site on the Green Lane Industrial Estate in Featherstone, following the granting of B8 planning permission. The facility should be available to lease by the end of June 2019. It has …

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BIFA welcomes HM Treasury funding for customs training

BIFA welcomes HM Treasury funding for customs training

The British International Freight Association BIFA the trade association for UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has welcomed the recent news of an £8 million government funding scheme for customs intermediaries and traders. Grants have been made available for all customs intermediaries and traders completing customs declarations. The aim of …

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New Smart-Space storage facility helps food producer Cranswick’s continued expansion

NEW SMART-SPACE STORAGE FACILITY HELPS FOOD PRODUCER CRANSWICK

Smart-Space, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers and installers of re-locatable, semi-permanent and permanent buildings, has completed the construction of a 250-pallet packaging store for Cranswick plc at the food producer’s cooked chicken facility in Hull. The semi-permanent 15-metre by 20-metre structure, with 40mm composite walls and a thermo inflatable …

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Taylor Lindsey invests in first Hyundai machine

Taylor Lindsey invests in first Hyundai machine from Willowbrook Plant

Taylor Lindsey is an award-winning property development and construction company based in the historic City of Lincoln. Established in 1945, the company has some of the best located and most prominent development sites in the area. The business has designed and built commercial properties for a wide range of local, …

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New Aviation Strategy shows government is listening to logistics sector says FTA

NEW AVIATION STRATEGY SHOWS GOVERNMENT IS LISTENING TO LOGISTICS SECTOR, SAYS FTA

The government has launched its Aviation Strategy Consultation, which details its long-term vision for aviation to 2050. Alex Veitch, Head of Global Policy at the Freight Transport Association (FTA), the only business group representing all of logistics, commented: “FTA fully supports the government’s new Aviation Strategy Consultation. The paper shows …

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Senior board appointments for Suttons Tankers

SENIOR BOARD APPOINTMENTS FOR SUTTONS TANKERS

Suttons Tankers has strengthened its team with two new appointments at board level. Gary Oliver joins as Operations Director West, replacing Roger Parr who has now been appointed the company’s new Commercial Director. Roger’s appointment recognises his successful leadership in a series of continuous improvement projects for leading customers of Suttons …

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Renault Trucks reconditioned parts: Reliable cost effective and sustainable

RENAULT TRUCK SRECONDITIONED PARTS

Renault Trucks’ eXchange range brings reconditioned parts, approved to specifications that meet the most stringent reliability, safety and environmental standards. These eco-friendly, economical parts come with a two-year warranty and are a viable option for maintaining optimum vehicle performance while controlling maintenance costs. The ‘standard replacement’ procedure replaces worn or …

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Consumer goods company implements Dematic AGV System

CONSUMER GOODS COMPANY IMPLEMENTS DEMATIC AGV SYSTEM

Dematic, a leading global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain, announces the operational launch of an Automated Guided Vehicle System (AGVS) for a major consumer goods company. The newly installed system operates in a production environment and automates intra-plant pallet movement. The Dematic …

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