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Descartes Acquires MacroPoint

Descartes Systems has acquired MacroPoint, which provides location-based truck tracking and predictive freight capacity data content.

Paragon adds sub-contractor visibility

Paragon has enhanced its routing and scheduling software to enable it to see in real time how vehicles operated by third party sub-contractors are performing against plan.

The view into the interior of the 3D printer shows the first printed thermostat covers, which are still connected to the work platform. After removal of the platform and support structure, the aluminium/silicon metallic powder is removed by suction, sieved, cleaned and ecologically fed back into the recycling system.

Mercedes starts 3D printing for metal parts

Mercedes-Benz Trucks has started using 3D printing to make certain metal components for older models of its trucks. A thermostat cover was the first 3D printed metal part to pass the company’s quality assurance process.

New solutions director for GS1

GS1 UK, the supply chain standards organisation, has appointed Kim Ludlow to the new role of solutions director, charged with managing the organisation’s solutions portfolio and its standards development activity.

Anglian chooses Jaama to manage vehicle fleet

Anglian Water has chosen Jaama’s management software for its fleet of 1,800 light commercial vehicles, 700 company cars, 100 HGVs, 3,000 items of plant equipment and seven workshops.