Saturday 15th Jun 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Winner: Dell

The judging for ‘overall winner’ is not quite as straightforward as might appear. Although by definition the ‘number one’ will be one of the sectoral category winners, the judges like to nominate a Second and Third, and because of the differences in perfo

Dtz to handle major property portfolio

USS University Staff Superannuation, one of the UK's largest pension funds, has appointed DTZ as national contractor to manage a major office and industrial portfolio which mainly comprises properties in the South-east, includes three significant p

Stand-on stackers more productive

Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks has introduced a diagonal standing position to its latest stand-on stackers, making them more comfortable, controllable and productive.

Wellingborough set to be distribution haven

Bovis Homes has submitted a planning application for a major 681 acre mixed use extension to Wellingborough town. The scheme, known as Wellingborough East, will provide a substantial expansion to the Northamptonshire town over the next ten to

Improved fleet visibility and asset management

Cybit, a leading online telematics service provider, has won its first European telematics contract following an order from Sericol, a world leader in the production of premium inks and consumables to the print industry. Sericol has installed Cybit

Live storage keeps costs under control

Paragon Foods is using compact live storage at its new site at Doncaster to keep control of costs in the frozen and chilled facility while accommodating future growth. Supplied by BITO Storage Systems, the new system provides compact live

Winner: NHS Logistics Authority

This sector typically attracts a widely disparate set of entries, and 2004 was no exception. They ranged from airline catering to hospital supplies, and from a privatised utility to a service company for the electronics industry.

Multimillion pound shed planned

Ashton Moss developers AMEC and Stayley have signed a contract with Norbain SD, one of Europe's largest distributors of CCTV and Access Control equipment, to open a new multimillion pound purpose-built warehouse to accommodate its future exp

Eurobox offers hygiene and versatility

Zarges (UK) is offering high-quality aluminium storage and transit boxes in the UK along with a collection of innovative accessories. The Eurobox containers come in seven different sizes with a capacity of between 27 and 240 cubic litres.

New rate liabilities calculator

The Valuation Office Agency (VOA) has published online at new rateable values for 1.75 million commercial and other non-domestic properties across England and Wales. Using the assessments, which come into effect next April,