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April, 2017

  • 30 April

    Elsatrans delivers “24/7 Total Commitment” with software solutions from TruTac

    Elsatrans delivers 247 Total Commitment with software solutions from TruTac

    Based in Ireland’s County Kildare, 20 vehicle refrigerated operator Elsatrans Transport & Logistics offers a 24 hour, 7 day a week service nationwide. With their policy of a two or three drivers-to-one-truck, they remain compliant with both the Working Time & Driving Time EU Regulations. When the company looked for …

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  • 30 April

    Fresh corrugated packaging solutions will boost fruit & vegetable market

    Fresh corrugated packaging solutions will boost fruit & vegetable market

    Choosing the right packaging to meet retailers’ sustainability initiatives is just as important to fresh produce suppliers as selecting it for reasons of supply chain efficiency and shelf appeal, according to the Confederation of Paper Industries (CPI). Packaging that keeps food fresher for longer, as well as offering maximum product …

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  • 30 April

    BigChange cleans up with a 130 vehicle roll out for LPW Mobile Fleetwash

    BigChange cleans up with a 130 vehicle roll out for LPW Mobile Fleetwash

    The UK’s leading Commercial Vehicle Cleaning company LPW has rolled out BigChange’s 3-in-1 JobWatch system across its 130-strong fleet. Their Mobile Fleetwash units provide convenient on-site cleaning for thousands of vehicle operators across the country including DPD, Maritime Transport, Tesco, Sainsbury’s and XPO. The all-in one JobWatch system from BigChange …

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  • 28 April

    Highways England Construction Plant Community latest organisation to commit to Plantworx

    Highways England Construction Plant Community latest organisation to commit to Plantworx

    Construction Plant Community is supporting its construction plant supply chain partners at Plantworx Construction Machinery exhibition (6th – 8th June Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground Leicestershire) and will be focusing on promoting careers in the construction sector. The organisation’s stand will consist of static and working equipment with the opportunity for new …

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  • 28 April

    New ‘Hoppecke Excellence’ programme boosts customer service

    New Hoppecke Excellence programme boosts customer service

    Hoppecke Industrial Batteries – the leading specialist in industrial battery systems and the largest battery manufacturer in European ownership – has put its senior management team through a tough new training programme dedicated to achieving excellence within the business. Continually striving to offer customers the best possible service levels through …

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  • 28 April

    Doosan Forklifts leads the way with safety

    Doosan Forklifts leads the way with safety

    Doosan Forklifts – Every organisation has a responsibility to maintain a safe working environment – failure to do so can have dire legal consequences for the business and its directors. Shockingly, statistics released by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) show that 24% of all workplace transport injuries in the …

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  • 27 April

    Mercedes-Benz launches ‘direct vision’ Econic tractor concept

    Mercedes-Benz launches direct vision Econic tractor concept

    A heightened focus on the protection of vulnerable road users in Britain’s towns and cities has spurred Mercedes-Benz to unveil a prototype urban tractor unit based on its market-leading, low-entry Econic chassis. The concept shares many of the key attributes that have enabled Mercedes-Benz to win a string of high-profile …

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  • 27 April

    TGW Logistics Group announces new senior appointments

    TGW Logistics Group announces new senior appointments

    Automated materials handling solutions specialist TGW Logistics Group has announced the appointment of two Managing Directors for its Northern Europe operations. David Hibbett joins as the Managing Director for TGW Logistics in the UK, from SSI Schaefer, where he was Systems Group Director. His appointment marks an expansion of TGW’s …

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  • 27 April

    CeMAT 2018 brings integrated logistics to life

    CeMAT 2018 brings integrated logistics to life

    Industry 4.0 and Logistics 4.0 are revolutionizing production and logistics in a major way. Soon, people and machines will be communicating freely, as logistics becomes part of the production process, making a decisive contribution to intelligent supply chain management. “Production and logistics processes are in the process of becoming intelligently …

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  • 26 April

    Bis Henderson reports 20% boost to logistics jobs post Brexit-vote

    Bis Henderson reports 20 percent boost to logistics jobs post Brexit vote

    Bis Henderson Group, the talent-to-solutions supply chain services company, has seen a significant boost to the recruitment side of the business following the Brexit vote – a jump of some 20% in permanent executive jobs placed over the last six months of 2016 compared with the same period a year …

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