Thursday 19th Sep 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Order pickers contribute to improved efficiency

n Cycle parts and accessories distributor Madison is using Atlet man-rising order pickers and a combination pallet stacker / order picker to enhance efficiency at its distribution centre in Bradwell Abbey, Milton Keynes.

Extra space doubles stock

Grand Prix Legends, the motor sport merchandiser, is more than doubling storage capacity at its Surrey warehousing and distribution complex by installing a new mezzanine floor and its new Regal 4000 bolt-free shelving from SSI Schaefer.

NWL races ahead with Suzuki

Third-party logistics provider New Wave Logistics (NWL) is undertaking storage and distribution for Suzuki GB, which is best known for its high performance motorbikes but also supplies a range of automotive products covering the marine and off-road sector

A step in the right direction

Waiting for official action on water freight transport is like waiting on the proverbial London double decker bus. None appear for ages, then all at once along comes a convoy.

SRA to speed up rail freight development

The Strategic Rail Authority (SRA) is to consult with government planning and transport officials in order to improve the planning process for developing major rail freight interchanges. There are proposals to create at least 40 rail freight interchanges

Team Darmstadt reaches the final

Students of Darmstadt University of Technology take second place in the Logistics Case Competition in the US

All round versatility for Morgan

Two new Mitsubishi counterbalance forklift trucks - a 2.5 tonne LP gas FG25K and an FBK RT 1.5 tonne three-wheel electric model - are contributing to the materials handling needs of the Morgan Motor Company. The vehicles, which replace two outdated forkli

Don’t get wrapped up

It is becoming clearer to manufacturers that they can not simply react to packaging waste regulations just because of the heavy fines imposed on those who don't meet the targets outlined. When looking at the whole question of packaging, companies that wil