Thursday 28th Apr 2016 - Logistics Manager

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65pc of logistics professionals back EU

Nearly two thirds (65 per cent) of logistics and transport professionals believe the industry will have a stronger future if the UK stays in the European Union, a CILT survey has found.

UKWA seeks views on anti-fraud scheme

The UKWA is asking its members to visit its web site to download and comment on the HMRC’s Fulfilment House Due Diligence Scheme, which aims to tackle fraud in online retail. The association will put forward the comments and concerns to the treasury.

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Outback Barbeques awards £300k contract

Europa Warehouse, a division of Europa Worldwide, has won a new, £300,000 contract with existing customer Outback Barbeques at its Northampton site.

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SSI Schaefer expands Northamptonshire facility

SSI Schaefer has expanded its Northamptonshire facility, based at Pury Hill near Towcester. The supplier and manufacturer of warehouse logistics systems has acquired an additional building, which will house its IT department.

BYD 2.0 & 2.5 Ton Counterbalance

The Chinese trucks with a European flavour

There is a new player in the European materials handling market. Lisa Townshend travels to China to see what makes the technology behind BYD a game changer for forklifts.