Friday 29th Apr 2016 - Logistics Manager

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FTA acquires Tachodisc

The Freight Transport Association has acquired the business and certain assets of Warrington-based Tachodisc Limited, which went into administration last week.

Unilever picks K+N for Lipton contract

Unilever has awarded a contract to Kuehne + Nagel for the storage and order fulfilment of its recently introduced tea-brewing machine launched under the brand of T.O by Lipton.

195,000 sq ft spec build for Crick

Legal & General’s Industrial Property Investment Fund (IPIF) has started speculative construction of “Alchemi” a 195,000 sq ft warehouse in Crick, Northamptonshire, with completion anticipated this autumn. The site lies adjacent to J18 of the M1 Motorway.

London mayoral candidates target HGVs

All four of the major party mayoral candidates have outlined plans to reduce the number of HGVs on London roads in their manifestos.

Kite launches mailer range

Kite Packaging has launched a patented Grey Air Shock Mailer range, designed to improve protection for industries such as e-commerce and businesses that send out items such as bottles, perfumes, glass, jewellery and electronics.