Wednesday 31st Aug 2016 - Logistics Manager

DHL vision picking

DHL to trial vision picking in the UK

DHL Supply Chain is to start trials of vision picking in the UK as part of an expanded programme across different industry sectors globally following a trial of the augmented reality technology in the Netherlands.

ASRS demand set rise to $17.9bn

Worldwide demand for automated storage and retrieval systems is forecast to increase six per cent annually to $17.9 billion in 2020, outperforming the world material handling machinery market as a whole, according to a study by US research group Freedonia.

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Look out for the August edition

The August 2016 issue of Logistics Manager is now out and free to read online. It is also available on iPad and Android.

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Out now: The Top 50

Logistics Manager’s 2016 survey of the Top Third Party Logistics Providers is now available.

GB Railfreight invests in wagons for extended contract

GB Railfreight has invested in a new fleet wagons to service a five year contract extension with Sibelco Europe in UK. GBRf will continue to transport silica sand from Sibelco’s quarry in Kings Lynn, Norfolk, to Guardian Industries’ UK plant in Goole, Yorkshire, and Ardagh Group’s UK glass sites in Barnsley and Doncaster. It is […]

Davies joins CILT

Glen Davies will be taking an associate role within CILT to lead on special projects in the fields of freight transport, city logistics, environment and safety.