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NewCold ‘on course’ with new cold storage facility

NewCold on course with new cold storage facility

Preparations for NewCold’s second UK deep freeze storage facility are fully on course, says the company and following the build commencement next month, the operation is expected to go live just one year later. Based in Corby, the facility sits on a 23-acre plot which, says Country Director Jon Miles, …

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Countering The Unknown

Bis Henderson Space

Supply chain resilience demands flexible space strategies by Steve Purvis, Operations Director at Bis Henderson Space In normal times, manufacturers and retailers would now be setting up the supply, warehousing and transport contracts to ensure the resilience of their supply and distribution chains against a series of ‘known unknowns’. A …

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UKWA bids farewell to Douglas Fearnley (1945-2020)

UKWA bids farewell to Douglas Fearnley 1945-2020

With great sadness UKWA announces the death of Douglas Fearnley, an active member of the Association Management Board for many years, who latterly travelled regularly to the mainland from his home in Guernsey to attend Board meetings and UKWA events. Douglas was the son of Jim Fearnley, original founder member …

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Reminder that the Government’s consultation on 2025 Border Strategy closes next week

Reminder that the Government's consultation on 2025 Border Strategy closes next week

Government originally  launched a consultation on the 2025 Border Strategy on the 22nd July 2020. The idea was to set out their vision for world’s most effective border by 2025. Here is a reminder of how the Materials Handling World of professionals can contribute and represent our industry by providing …

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Trident Worldwide launches revolutionary new platform for businesses to manage fulfilment and warehousing

Trident Worldwide soft launches its brand-new, revolutionary platform that provides end-to-end logistics, warehousing and marketplace solutions; completely transforming how organisations will monitor their complete logistics. Trident Worldwide is set to take on the likes of logistics giants such as Amazon, yet the platform isn’t anticipating a battle, thanks in part …

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Manufacturers picking Direct to Consumer

Manufacturers picking Direct to Consumer

Manufacturers with Direct to Consumer operations need to consider storage and picking for efficient fulfilment of growing order volumes, says Edward Hutchison, Managing Director of BITO Storage Systems. Online retail helped many manufacturers who saw normal outlets for their goods close during the COVID-19 lockdown. Some were able to pivot …

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Renovotec launches new ‘Warehouse Power Products’

RENOVOTEC LAUNCHES NEW WAREHOUSE POWER PRODUCTS

Mobile, flexible-scanning CT40XP and CT60XP computers, Granit ultra-rugged scanners; plus the barcode-perfect PX940 industrial printer Three years interest-free credit across the range, effective now Public launch at IntraLogisteX 2020, 1-2 October Renovotec, the UK’s fastest growing rugged hardware, software and services provider for supply chain companies is introducing a new …

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