Sunday 22nd Sep 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Half size pallet cuts costs

Allibert Helix has launched a new half size version of its popular Retenpack sump pallet. The 800mm x 600mm size Retenpack is designed to prevent costly spills and leaks of potentially dangerous liquids from storage containers.

In-cab technology enhances efficiency

Palletways, which specialises in the overnight distribution of small consignments of palletised freight, is implementing next generation in-cab technology across its European vehicle fleet following successful trials. The GPRS-driven in-cab solution is be

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British Airway is using ALG's Predictive Planning solution to to analysise and report on its route profitability and provide better transparency of cost across its products, services and channels.

Two down, three to go

Construction is underway on five new industrial units at Valencia Park, part of the region's prime distribution site Wakefield Europort, at the M62's J31.

Handheld computer offers versatility

Spirit Data Capture has announced the arrival of the Gotive H42 - a new generation version of wireless enterprise communicator, the Gotive H41. Spirit owns the UK and Ireland distribution rights for the new handheld computer, which incorporates powerful d

Mod cons lead to safety

Daf tractor units with a list price of more than £7M have been acquired under a major fleet renewal programme by the UK arm of cement producer Lafarge. The trucks are to a high level of specification that is centred on safety.

FLT-mounted RFID data collection

LXE is working with Intel and Sirit to produce the first robust, forklift-mounted RFID data collection solutions for use in warehousing and distribution. The aim is for the three companies to produce solutions that will enable customers to garner the bene

Aspect increases Doncaster’s prospects

Work has now started on Aspect, the third phase of the acclaimed West Moor Park development at J4 of the M18 near Doncaster. It is scheduled for completion by October.

Superior power despite smaller size

Chloride Motive Power has launched a new single phase High Frequency charger. The ZH1700 is available in several varieties to suit classic "flooded", low maintenance and gel maintenance free batteries - as used on a wide range of small counterbalance truc

New owner for RedPrairie

As Logistics Manager was going to press, supply chain technology solutions provider RedPrairie Corporation had reached a definitive agreement to be bought by Francisco Partners, one of the world's largest technology-focused private equity funds. The move