MHWmagazine

Food industry changes demand strategic thinking

By Leigh Anderson, Managing Director, Bis Henderson Recruitment From producers to processors, wholesalers and retailers, the food industry employs many of the sharpest minds in supply chain management. In an industry based on the tightest of margins, where the smallest change can have great consequences, supply chain threats and opportunities …

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BigChange helps Clearground FM clean up on workforce health and safety

BigChange Helps Clearground FM Clean up on Workforce Health and Safety

Facilities maintenance service company Clearground is using workforce management technology from BigChange to improve health and safety across its nationwide operation. Specialising in waste management, commercial window cleaning and drainage services, Clearground is using the cloud-based, 5-in-1 solution to ensure the safety of operatives with automated, dynamic risk assessments. BigChange …

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Quarry sector looks to TyreWatch for improved safety and cost control

Quarry sector looks to TyreWatch for improved safety and cost control

Principle considerations for most quarry operators are health & safety and materials extraction so, given the potentially dangerous working environments in the sector, the need for strict safety procedures is paramount – not only to protect personnel but also to help maintain efficient production. TyreWatch say their remote monitoring and …

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Renovotec launches mobile computing initiative at IntraLogisteX 2021

RENOVOTEC LAUNCHES MOBILE COMPUTING INITIATIVE AT INTRALOGISTEX 2021

‘Operational Intelligence’ asset management system manages any mobile computer fleet life cycle Delivers competitive edge, reduces tech costs, streamlines IT processes Uses cloud-based analytics for smart, real time decision-making Plus: event-only offers on Honeywell CK65, CT40 and CT60 mobile computers “As they return to a pre-pandemic operating environment users are …

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Overcoming driver shortages by improving delivery efficiency, Andrew Tavener, Head of Marketing, Descartes UK

Overcoming driver shortages by improving delivery efficiency, Andrew Tavener, Head of Marketing, Descartes UK

The UK’s HGV driver shortage is becoming increasingly concerning, with the ‘perfect storm’ of Brexit, Covid-19 and growing demands exacerbating the problem. There are numerous reports of the lack of qualified drivers creating difficulties for the logistics industry, which is having a severe impact on many different sectors, including retail …

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Schoeller Allibert UK launches dedicated taskforce to support food manufacturing sustainability

Schoeller Allibert UK launches dedicated taskforce to support food manufacturing sustainability

Schoeller Allibert, a leading UK manufacturer and supplier of returnable and recyclable plastic packaging solutions to the food manufacturing sector, has announced the creation of a dedicated sustainability taskforce in the UK to guide and advise customers on evolving regulatory measures regarding plastic packaging – particularly relating to intralogistics. Nick …

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