Thursday 27th Jul 2017 - Logistics Manager

Amazon to open advanced robotics DC at Tilbury

Amazon has 50,000 jobs to fill

Amazon has more than 50,000 jobs to fill in its US fulfilment network and will open ten fulfilment centres on 2nd August for candidates to take a tour, learn more about working at Amazon and see the jobs in person.

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OUT NOW: The Top 50

Logistics Manager’s 2017 survey of the Top Third Party Logistics Providers is now available.

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Look out for the latest issue

The July 2017 edition of Logistics Manager is now out in print and online. It is also available on iPad and Android.

Industry must tackle mental health of LGV drivers

The RTITB has called on the logistics the industry to take action to improve the mental health of LGV drivers, following figures from the Health & Safety Executive showing that half a million workers are suffering work-related stress, depression or anxiety.

3.2pc rise in industrial property market

A total of 16.5million sq ft of logistic and industrial units above 50,000 sq ft was acquired for occupation in the first half of 2017, two per cent up on last year, according to the research from Knight Frank.

DAF raises European truck forecast

DAF has increased its forecast of European sales of commercial vehicles over 16 tonnes in Europe, owing to continued economic and freight growth.