Thursday 27th Oct 2016 - Logistics Manager

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Pankl Racing Systems chooses Knapp shuttles

Pankl Racing Systems, the engine and drivetrain components specialist, has chosen shuttle technology from Knapp for its new drivetrain component factory in Austria.

Automotive jobs initiative for Teesside

An Automotive Cadetship has been launched by the High Tide Foundation, which was formed in 2012 by PD Ports and Casper Shipping to provide support young people seeking work on Teesside.

CV market up 13pc in first half

Truck registrations for the first half of 2016 are almost 13 per cent up on last year, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.


RHA calls for compensation for CV price fixing

The Road Haulage Association has called for compensation for fleet operators, after the European Union fined commercial vehicle manufacturers almost €3 billion for price fixing.

Work starts on Markham Vale unit

Construction has started on a 212,771 sq ft high-tech distribution centre on Markham Vale North for German automotive aftermarket supplier Ferdinand Bilstein UK.

Fullers Logistics, Slough.

BMW extends parts contract with Fullers

BMW Group UK has extended its contract with Fuller Logistics to act as the automotive manufacturer’s Dealer Metro Distribution Centre based in Slough for a further five years.

Are robots really ready to take over?

Logistics operations have seen a steady growth in the use of automation, and we are starting to see robots becoming available. But, asks Malory Davies, how long will it be before they make a real impact?