Tag Archives: Covid-19

An urgent matter of supply chain preference

An urgent matter of supply chain preference

Karl Heinrich Lauri, managing team member at MRPeasy says implementing an ERP/MRP system should be high on the supply chain priorities list of smaller manufacturers – that is, if they wish to become ‘preferred suppliers’. COVID-19 has accentuated problems and accelerated change in a global supply chain environment already under …

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UKWA reports positive year, despite current challenges

UKWA reports positive year despite current challenges

UK Warehousing Association (UKWA) has reported a positive year at its Annual General Meeting on 25th June, says CEO Peter Ward. “Clearly the prevailing uncertainty during the COVID-19 lockdown has not been without its challenges, but UKWA has been tireless in supporting its members’ interests, providing necessary advice and guidance …

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CPS responds to PM’s speech

CPS responds to PM speech

The Centre for Policy Studies responds to Prime Minister’s speech on a New Deal for Britain: On increasing investment, Nick King, CPS Head of Business Policy, said: “As we recover from the coronavirus crisis it is important that the Government refocuses on increasing investment across the UK. After calling for …

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Brit-Pol grows again with mega trailer order from Krone

Brit-Pol grows again with mega trailer order from Krone

Specialist transport operator, Brit-Pol is embarking on an expansion programme with the addition of 160 new trailers from Krone, which will take the family-run business into new markets throughout the Benelux countries and wider Europe. Formed just over 10 years ago, the fast-expanding company runs an average of 89 vehicles, …

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