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Materials Handling World Magazine April 2017

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Fortec Distribution Network delivers the goods in Northamptonshire Logistics Awards

Fortec Distribution Network delivers the goods in  Northamptonshire Logistics Awards

The Fortec Distribution Network – widely regarded as one of the most innovative networks in the UK – has won Team of the Year’ award at this year’s Northamptonshire Logistics Awards which was held The Saint’s rugby ground in Northampton. The annual awards, which took place this month, celebrate the success of Britain’s transport and logistics sector and was attended …

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TCM launch its new highly innovative forklift

You said, we did. TCM launch its new highly innovative forklift.

The highly anticipated new TCM 3-wheel counter-balanced forklift is packed with ‘best-in-class’ features, surprising innovation and clever touches, designed to make it a truck for the future. TCM has listened to customers and designed a truck based on three key features; safety, operator comfort and fuel efficiency. The FB/FTB’s engineering is predicated on these 3 deliverables and it does not …

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Great Bear Distribution appoints Alastair Isbister as CEO

Great Bear Distribution appoints Alastair Isbister as CEO

Leading UK ambient 3PL specialist Great Bear Distribution is pleased to formally announce the appointment of Alastair Isbister as its new Chief Executive Officer effective from May 2017. In his new role Alastair will report directly to Culina Group CEO – Thomas van Mourik. Alastair joins Great Bear from DHL at a landmark period in the company’s growth with the …

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Materials Handling World Magazine celebrates 12th anniversary

Materials Handling World Magazine celebrates 12th anniversary

HAPPY 12TH ANNIVERSARY MATERIALS HANDLING WORLD YES, all of us here at Materials Handling World Magazine are thrilled to announce the celebration of our 12th successful year presenting news, product information and case studies specific to the material handling industry for all our readers every day over the past 12 years. Our visitor numbers now exceed 15k per day, in addition March …

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Hyster to electrify big trucks

Hyster to electrify big trucks

The scale of electric powered vehicles is about to take a giant leap as Hyster Company announces that testing is underway on high capacity lift trucks with electric motors. The company suggests that, in the near future, ports and heavy industry will be able to electrify their Big Truck fleets, producing zero emissions while achieving comparable full shift performance. “The …

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LEC to distribute Terex Trucks rigid haulers in the Western Indian Ocean Region

LEC to distribute Terex Trucks’ rigid haulers in the Western Indian Ocean Region

In anticipation of growth in East Africa’s economy, Terex Trucks has partnered with Leal Equipements Compagnie LTEE (LEC). The leading heavy equipment supplier will take charge of the delivery and offer support to the Scottish manufacturer’s rigid haulers across Madagascar, Mauritius, and the Seychelles. “We are very proud to now count Terex Trucks in our portfolio, especially with the existing …

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RUD The importance of top quality Lashing Points when transporting heavy loads

RUD: The importance of top quality Lashing Points when transporting heavy loads

RUD Chains is a leading manufacturer of lifting and lashing equipment that helps guarantee ultimate safety when lifting and lashing heavy loads. Their innovative Lashing Points help ensure maximum safety when transporting heavy machinery & loads, as well as reducing costs to potentially damaged goods. Most importantly the appropriate lashing equipment helps avoid accidents with loads moving and sliding when …

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Microlise Driver of the Year Awards Winner unveiled (2)

Microlise Driver of the Year Awards Winner unveiled

Samworth Brothers’ Rafal Kolanko has been unveiled as the 2017 Microlise Driver of the Year Award winner. Kolanko picked up his accolade at the Microlise Transport Conference, Europe’s largest road transport conference. Following a process involving over 120,000 HGV drivers, Kolanko was shortlisted and subsequently won the medium distance category, featuring drivers who regularly undertake a mixture of journeys and …

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Toyota Industries Corporation Acquisiton of Vanderlande completed

Toyota Industries Corporation acquisiton of Vanderlande completed

Toyota Industries Corporation’s acquisition of Vanderlande – the global market leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market, as well as being a leading supplier for warehouses – has been completed. Vanderlande is, as of 18th May 2017, a part of Toyota Industries Corporation (TICO). The acquisition, announced in late March, signifies TICO’s strategic ambition …

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Easypack unveil next generation green packaging technology

Easypack unveil next generation green packaging technology

Easypack Ltd, the UK’s leading manufacturer of environmentally-friendly packaging solutions, has unveiled a new suite of packaging innovations that set a new benchmark in terms of packing efficiency and sustainability. Celebrating their 25th anniversary, the launch of their new ‘pro’ range; packmaster™ pro and packmate™ pro, are among a number of new products being launched this year. These new solutions …

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Dimerco wins Airfreight Forwarder of the Year 2017

Dimerco wins Airfreight Forwarder of the Year 2017

Dimerco Express Group has just been awarded the coveted title Airfreight Forwarder of the Year for the second year running, against a background of continued business growth. The Air Cargo Week World Air Cargo Awards – the prestigious annual gathering to celebrate excellence in the global air cargo industry – were announced at the Westin Grand Hotel in Munich on …

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Featured Articles

TouchPath WMS system chosen to support manufacturers expansion

TouchPath WMS system chosen to support manufacturer’s expansion

‘TouchWMS’ will integrate with Norcros Adhesives’ new ERP to support its warehousing and manufacturing Manufacturing capacity to be increased by 150% International supply chain solutions provider TouchPath (www.touchpath.com) is installing its ‘TouchWMS’ warehouse management system (https://touchpath.com/solutions-2/) to support manufacturer Norcros Adhesives’ company growth, it was announced today. TouchWMS will integrate with Norcros’ new Microsoft Dynamics ERP system to automate the …

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Easypack unveil next generation green packaging technology

Easypack unveil next generation green packaging technology

Easypack Ltd, the UK’s leading manufacturer of environmentally-friendly packaging solutions, has unveiled a new suite of packaging innovations that set a new benchmark in terms of packing efficiency and sustainability. Celebrating their 25th anniversary, the launch of their new ‘pro’ range; packmaster™ pro and packmate™ pro, are among a number of new products being launched this year. These new solutions …

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VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017 Towards Circular Economy

VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017: Towards Circular Economy

The PVC industry is making real progress towards sustainability and a positive contribution to the circular economy through a united industry approach, delegates heard at the 5th VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017 in Berlin, Germany. Organised by VinylPlus, the European PVC industry sustainability programme, this year’s forum held on May 10th and 11th took the theme of ‘Towards Circular Economy’ and …

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Global Red Ledge partnership integrates freight and warehouse management

Global Red Ledge partnership integrates freight and warehouse management 

New solution integrates Red Ledge Warehouse Management & Control and SmartFreight®, a multi carrier shipping system “This is a supply chain market first, providing a new level of integration that will speed business processes, improve customer service and cut shipping costs” says Red Ledge director Alan Wilcockson Red Ledge, manufacturer of warehouse management and control systems is launching a “supply …

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New range of Stainless Steel Wireless Load Links available ex-stock from LCM Systems

New range of Stainless Steel Wireless Load Links available ex-stock from LCM Systems

As a result of working closely with industry and listening to the needs of users, load cell designer and manufacturer LCM Systems is pleased to announce the launch of their new WLL range of wireless load monitoring links, designed primarily for marine and offshore applications. Incorporating many new features, these stainless steel load links are one of the most innovative …

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Renovotec launches campaign for the smallest lightest computer in its class

Renovotec launches campaign for the smallest, lightest computer in its class: the ultra rugged Honeywell CK75 Handheld

Renovotec trade-up campaign offers £250 discount on every Honeywell CK75 31% smaller and lighter than other ultra-rugged mobile computers Offers same-device Windows 6.5-to-Android 6 operating system conversion Industrial-grade, withstands 8ft drops onto concrete Superior motion and barcode reader performance Switch easily to near or far scanning and voice tasks Maintains fast response times in low signal, poor connection areas Cold …

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The new Crown WP 3010 Strong Robust Reliable and Compact

The new Crown WP 3010: Strong, Robust, Reliable – and Compact.

Crown, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, has launched the WP 3010 electric pallet truck. This new addition further extends the forklift manufacturer’s well-established WP 3000 Series of pallet trucks. Weighing from 279 kg (without battery) the new truck, despite a load capacity of up to 1.6 tonnes, is exceptionally light yet powerful and robust. Fitted with durable …

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New VLBG PLUS now offers 45 percent higher working load limit M8-M30

RUD Chains new VLBG PLUS now offers 45% higher working load limit (M8-M30)

RUD Chains is a leading manufacturer of lifting and lashing equipment that helps guarantee ultimate safety when lifting and moving heavy loads. Their diverse product range offers over 600 tested and certified lifting and lashing points for bolting and welding covering a working load capacity range from 0.6-250 tonnes. The ever popular RUD VLBG load ring has been developed to …

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New cryogenic disconnect coupling launched by KLAW

New cryogenic disconnect coupling launched by KLAW

Using its knowledge and experience of cryogenic breakaway and emergency release couplings, KLAW has just launched a dry disconnect coupling for the transfer of cryogenic media such as LNG. The CryoDC is designed as a quick connect and disconnect coupling with no spillage of product. This is a major advance on more traditional methods of connecting cryogenic transfer lines, such …

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B&B Attachments - The Importance of choosing the correct Forklift Attachment

B&B Attachments – The Importance of choosing the correct Forklift Attachment

B&B Attachments – Picking up a load may seem like a simple manoeuvre, yet if not done properly, damage to the goods or worse still personal injury can occur. If your company has a requirement to deal with heavy items, taking shortcuts could expose you to a large amount of risk. In extreme cases a badly executed lift using incorrect …

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