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August, 2017

  • 18 August

    Ground-breaking innovations on show at RWM 2017

    Ground breaking innovations on show at RWM 2017

    Innovation City will showcase cutting edge launches in the Waste, Energy, Recycling and Water industries. The UK’s leading innovative companies are set to showcase ground-breaking products and services from the resource sector at Innovation City during RWM 2017, which takes place from 12 to 14 September at the NEC Birmingham …

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  • 18 August

    Crown extends popular QuickPick® Remote Technology to other forklift models and applications

    Crown extends popular QuickPick Remote Technology to other forklift models and applications

    Crown, one of the world’s largest material-handling companies, has extended its well-established, multi-award-winning QuickPick® Remote order-picking technology to cover an even broader range of applications. From now on, the system is also available for the lifting fork- and scissor-lift models in the GPC 3000 Series, the multi-purpose lift trucks in …

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  • 17 August

    Hyundai expand its forklift range with the new powerful 160D-9L heavy-line forklift

    Hyundai expand its forklift range with the new powerful 160D-9L heavy-line forklift

    Hyundai Construction Equipment’s has launched the newest of its all-round heavy-duty diesel forklifts – the compact but powerful 160D-9L. The new truck fills the gap between the 160D-9 and 180D-9 and offers an increased load capacity, extra safety, cost-effectiveness and operator comfort. The new 160D-9L has a lift capacity of …

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  • 17 August

    NiceLabel selected among 100 Great Supply Chain Partners

    NiceLabel selected among 100 Great Supply Chain Partners

    NiceLabel has been chosen to the SupplyChainBrain’s annual list of the top 100 providers whose solutions have made significant impact on companies’ efficiency, customer service and overall supply chain performance. SupplyChainBrain recently released the 15th annual 100 Great Supply Chain Partners list of vendors recognized for helping companies meet their …

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  • 16 August

    Finlay Group powers productivity boost at Prichard’s

    Finlay Group powers productivity boost at Prichards

    A South Wales-based demolition and plant hire company has reported a boom in production after the arrival of new plant from Finlay Plant SW. Prichard’s, based in Llantrisant, has taken delivery of a Terex Finlay 883+ Spaleck and a Terex Finlay 893 in the last six months, supplied by Finlay …

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  • 15 August

    Linde wins contract with Fowler Welch

    Linde wins contract with Fowler Welch

    Linde Material Handling has won a five-year contract to supply Fowler Welch, a National third party logistics supplier, with a National fleet of 180+ new Lithium-Ion Fork Lift trucks, and Warehouse Equipment. The New fleet of Lithium-Ion Equipment will serve sites in Spalding, Washington, Heywood, Teynham, and Hillsea. The trucks …

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  • 15 August

    Why Point-to-Point Integration is a Nightmare for Manufacturers by Stephan Romeder, General Manager, Magic Software

    Why Point to Point Integration is as Nightmare for Manufacturers by Stephan Romeder General Manager Magic Software

    With all the emphasis on digital transformation and the new cost efficiencies that it brings, manufacturing organizations can’t let siloed systems be the bottleneck for innovation. Sharing information enables manufacturers to achieve new levels of efficiency. With the Industrial Internet of Things (IIot) revolutionizing manufacturing by leveraging intelligent, connected devices …

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  • 15 August

    New appointment for Bibby Distribution Food and Ingredients team is a recipe for success

    New appointment for Bibby Distribution Food and Ingredients team is a recipe for success

    Bibby Distribution has appointed a new general manager for its award-winning tanker operations team, with a focus on spearheading growth for the 3PL’s bulk division. Gilles Létard, 55, joins Bibby Distribution’s Food and Ingredients team, bringing more than 30 years’ experience in senior sales, operational and management positions. His previous …

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  • 15 August

    Imperative that logistics must be at the Brexit table says FTA

    IMPERATIVE THAT LOGISTICS MUST BE AT THE BREXIT TABLE SAYS FTA

    The government’s paper on trade and customs arrangements post-Brexit, published today (15 August 2017) is a “step in the right direction”, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA), the UK’s largest membership association for the logistics sector. But FTA has warned that the ambitions laid out in the document are …

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  • 15 August

    4 Hyster® forklifts with new side battery extraction system for VBI Weurt

    4 Hyster® forklifts with new side battery extraction system for VBI Weurt

    Four Hyster® forklift trucks and a Hyster® Powered Battery Exchange Stacker have been delivered to VBI in Weurt, The Netherlands. These are the first Hyster® forklifts in The Netherlands equipped with a new, intelligently designed side battery extraction system. “When the current lease for part of our forklift fleet ended, …

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