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Hawker leading edge technology takes the biscuit

United Biscuits has specified EnerSys's Hawker Motive Power brand of batteries and chargers for the lift truck fleet at its Midlands Distribution Centre (DC) in Ashby de la Zouch. The battery installation, which includes a smart 'call-forward' battery management system and a special battery handling arrangement, is crucial in sustaining …

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At the forefront of Liquid waste disposal technology

Waste management company Yorwaste is offering a vital service to businesses that now have to find alternative methods of disposing of liquid waste. The company has responded positively to the Landfill Directive, which prevents liquid wastes such as sludge and oil/water mixes from being disposed of in landfill, by investing …

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Unipart Opens World’s First Advanced Supply Chain” Centre

Unipart, one of the leading logistics and distribution companies in Europe, is to open the world's first advanced logistics centre dedicated to improving supply chain business processes through the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology at Unipart's million sq ft distribution facility in Oxford. RFID can have a multitude …

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Combilifts Give More Power To The Shower

Daryl Anodising, the aluminium finishing division of premium showering products manufacturer Daryl Industries, has been able to make sweeping changes to warehouse configuration and increase storage capacity by 30% thanks to the versatile operation of 2 LPG powered Combilift multi-directional forklifts. The company's purpose-built site, in Skelmersdale, Lancashire, takes delivery …

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SDI Greenstone sets up in Spain

Logistics systems integrator SDI Greenstone has established a dedicated subsidiary company to serve the growing markets in Spain and Portugal. SDI Industries Iberia, based near Barcelona, will provide a comprehensive service to handle all aspects of the creation of powerful and cost-efficient systems to store, transport and sort merchandise. The …

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