Sunday 21st Apr 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Automotive supplier invests £2m in AGVs

Automotive supplier Brose has invested nearly £2 million over the last two years into the introduction of AGVs to speed up the movement of finished goods and eliminate human error.

Electrameccanica chooses Crane

Electrameccanica Vehicles Corporation, which manufactures electric vehicles, has chosen Crane Worldwide to ship cars from the factory in Chongqing, China to Los Angeles and Vancouver.

Kia expands Stallingborough distribution centre

Kia Motors is expanding its car distribution centre at Stallingborough near Immingham to 52.6 ha as a result of the acquisition of 16.8 ha of land from Associated British Ports. The additional space will allow it to store up to 8,000 more cars.

Honda to close Swindon factory

Honda is to close its factory in Swindon in 2021, when the current model, the Civic, reaches the end of its lifecycle. Some 3,500 jobs at Honda of the UK Manufacturing will be affected along with an estimated 10,000 jobs in Honda’s supply chain.