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Northern Ireland Spar wholesaler John Henderson is operating a "powerful retail solution" at its forecourt convenience stores. The company owns the franchise for Spar, Vivo and VG in the province, and provides a full service to nearly 300 Spar and 170 V

FMCG work strong in the Benelux

Supply chain solution specialist TDG has strengthened its operating position in the Benelux Countries by expanding its customer base with a series of outsourcing contract wins worth £13.5M a year. The business reinforces TDG's position as one of the top f

Valley of dreams

In the early months of 2004, here at Gazeley we have seen the emergence of a significant number of specific requirements for large distribution centres around the UK - in some cases for depots as large as 65,030sq m - and I am sure that we are not alone.

UK LOGISTICS SITES MORE EXPENSIVE THAN EUROPE

British industrial and logistics locations are among the most expensive in Europe with London remaining at the top of the table according to research by international property adviser DTZ, which employs more than 6,550 staff at 125 offices in 33 countries

Balancing act!

In the highly competitive supermarket sector customers want a wide variety of quality products available 24-hours a day, and at the right price. This means retailers must continuously balance all aspects of their supply and demand chain management and inv

OUTSOURCING REDUCES COSTS AND LEAD-TIMES

Tibbett & Britten Group has signed a new three-year warehousing and distribution contract in the UK with O2 UK, and has become its preferred logistics partner. The company has supported O2 UK with logistics services since 1999 and, after initially providi

Planning for new facilities

IN this country, Local Planning Authorities (LPAs) have seen a flurry of planning applications for logistics developments, characterised by large-scale high quality schemes in strategic locations with good road networks. NAI Fuller Peiser undertook a surv

TIE goes top with fifth of market

Toyota Industrial Equipment, with annual revenues in excess of approximately £2.2Bn, is claiming to be the world's number one supplier of materials handling products and services with a global market share of more than 20%.

Eurocargos provide daily collections

International express carrier DHL has taken delivery of its first two lveco Eurocargos, which replace two older Cargos operating out of its hub at East Midlands International Airport. Both vehicles are Eurocargo 75E17S models fitted with sleeper cabs, and