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Dematic launches Auto Bagging Solution for faster ecommerce

Dematic launches Auto Bagging Solution for faster ecommerce

Dematic has launched a turnkey, automated packing and labelling solution for consolidating and bagging ecommerce orders for dispatch. Working with packaging machine specialist, Adpak, and labelling solutions provider, Logopak, Dematic has developed the intelligent software needed to manage and consolidate orders, print labels and seamlessly integrate the solution with client …

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CeMAT RUSSIA: Growing demand for intralogistics solutions in Russia

CeMAT RUSSIA Growing demand for intralogistics solutions in Russia

Featuring some 200 exhibitors, CeMAT RUSSIA begins its three-day run on 19 September. All signs are positive, also thanks to the steadily growing demand for intralogistics solutions in Russia. According to the German Engineering Federation (VDMA), exports by German manufacturers were up last year by 40 percent, for a total …

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Finished goods warehouse and regulatory support helps Northwood to clean up

FINISHED GOODS WAREHOUSE AND REGULATORY SUPPORT FROM SMART-SPACE HELPS NORTHWOOD TO CLEAN UP

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 finished goods warehouse for Northwood Hygiene Products at the company’s production site in Telford, Shropshire. Northwood manufactures, supplies and transports away-from-home (AfH) professional paper hygiene products to a distribution …

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FareShare reaps the benefits from CHEP

FARESHARE REAPS THE BENEFITS FROM CHEP

Food redistribution charity FareShare is reaping the benefits of CHEP’s ongoing commitment to Food Banks in the UK and across Europe. As part of its global Corporate Social Responsibly initiatives under the three pillars of better planet, better communities, better business, the supply chain specialist has been supporting the European …

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New high-level order picker from Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks impresses operators

New high level order picker from Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks impresses operators

Always one for a challenge, Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks have responded to the demands of an ever-increasing market, that demands higher lifts with greater capacities. Mitsubishi have now developed the new VELiA EX, its new range mid-to-high-level order pickers. Engineered to drive productivity, while saving time and money, VELiA EX includes …

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Freight association BIFA fumes over sulphur surcharge

Freight association BIFA fumes over sulphur surcharge

The British International Freight Association BIFA, the trade association for UK freight forwarding and logistics companies, has described the container shipping industry’s recent imposition of a ‘sulphur surcharge’ as unjustified and blatant profiteering. It follows an announcement by Danish giant AP Moller Maersk that it is introducing a new bunker …

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Cartwright expands apprenticeship programme

Cartwright Chairman Peter Cartwright offers his expertise to Cartwright apprentices and managers

Altrincham-based trailer and commercial vehicle body manufacturer, Cartwright Group, has developed its award-winning apprenticeship programme to include new modules and an induction week with a renewed focus on support and team-building. One of the UK’s leading manufacturer of trailers, the company has a reputation for their marketing-leading innovations that include …

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LPR opens its ‘depot doors’ at Sywell to showcase automation investment

LPR opens its depot doors at Sywell to showcase automation investment

Europe’s leading pallet pooling business, LPR (a division of Euro Pool Group), opened the doors to its Sywell depot, on Thursday 6 September, showcasing its latest investment in automation to customers and suppliers. Working closely with logistics specialist XPO, LPR’s six-figure investment in its largest UK depot, has enhanced its …

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Mercedes-Benz Trucks unveils the Actros “Edition 1”

Mercedes-Benz Trucks will be celebrating the start of production of the new Actros with the “Edition 1” – a special model, limited to 400 vehicles worldwide, of which at least 35 will come to the UK. Aside from being equipped with the impressive innovations that come as standard in the …

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Mecalac excavator showcased at APF Exhibition

Mecalac excavator showcased at APF Exhibition

Mecalac’s all-new wheeled excavator, the 7MWR, will be showcased at this year’s APF Exhibition. Taking place at the Ragley Estate in Warwickshire (20-22 September), the model will be displayed on Stand L10 by forestry machinery specialist NCD Equipment Ltd. Combining the advantages of both a wheeled and crawler excavator in …

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