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Brandsafe delivers safety for pizza chain in Scotland

Brandsafe delivers safety for pizza chain in Scotland

New impact protection equipment from Brandsafe is making a tasty addition to improved levels of operational safety at an international pizza chain’s supply chain hub in Scotland. The move sees the UK based specialist’s range of safety and protection systems specified for Domino’s Pizza’s 26,424 sq. ft. catering facility at …

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Packaging Innovations 2021 showcases best new eco advancements

Packaging Innovations 2021 Showcases Best New Eco Advancements

The latest developments in primary and secondary packaging will be on display for industry professionals to discover when Packaging Innovations, co-located with Luxury Packaging, returns to London’s Olympia on 22 & 23 September 2021. Eco-friendly packaging is high on the agenda as the industry looks to reduce its environmental footprint, …

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Olympic champion unveils gold-standard eco-parcel depot

DPD's first ‘net zero carbon in construction' building to create up to 250 new jobs

Double Olympic and nine times world champion track cyclist, Victoria Pendleton has officially opened parcel delivery firm DPD’s new Bicester eco-depot – the most sustainable facility in the firm’s UK network to-date. As well as receiving a tour of the state-of the-art operation, Pendleton also launched the depot’s green travel …

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Gap Group joins industry elite as it achieves Europe’s coveted highest standard for recycling fridges and other electrical equipment

Peter Moody Group MD at Gap Group (NE) Ltd.

A north east waste management business has become one of only two sites on mainland Britain to achieve the coveted European WEEELABEX accreditation; a gold standard for the environmentally safe recycling of waste fridges and cooling equipment included within the Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) directive. This achievement places Gap …

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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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Hyster-Yale Group celebrates 40 years of manufacturing in Northern Ireland as plant expands

Hyster-Yale Group celebrates 40 years of manufacturing in Northern Ireland as plant expands

In 2021, the Hyster-Yale Group proudly celebrates 40 years of manufacturing lift trucks at its plant in Northern Ireland as it announces the expansion of its Craigavon site. The facility, which was officially opened on 7th April 1981, was built and equipped with the most up-to-date robot systems and equipment. …

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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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Port of Gothenburg ready to enter into joint venture with Castellum

Port of Gothenburg ready to enter into joint venture with Castellum

The Gothenburg Port Authority has signed a letter of intent with the property company Castellum to develop the Halvorsäng area into one of the foremost logistics hubs in Sweden. A joint venture company will be established in which both parties will have equal shares. The aim of the partnership is …

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Here and Now: Renault Trucks electric range fully charged for ITT Hub 2021

HERE AND NOW RENAULT TRUCKS ELECTRIC RANGE FULLY CHARGED FOR ITT HUB 2021

Leading the charge to decarbonise transport for a more sustainable future, Renault Trucks returns to ITT Hub 2021 with vehicles from its fully electric 3.1 – 26 tonne Z.E. range available to drive at the event’s Ride and Drive circuit. Further underlining its commitment to energy efficiency, the manufacturer is …

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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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