Sunday 16th Jun 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Quick removal from conveyor

With ever increasing demand for higher throughputs and the necessity to sort products quickly and efficiently, Conveyor Units has responded to customer demands by introducing a high speed bi-directional switch sorter.

Latest order picker enhances productivity

The new K1.0L mid-range order picker from Hyster has been produced after a lengthy consultation with the retail industry. In line with Hyster's policy of ensuring that its products specifically meet customers' needs, the K1.0L incorporates the feat

IN BRIEF

Somerfield has recruited Grampian Country Transport (GCT) as its regional chill consolidator. The contract means that all volume produced in the load area for Somerfield will pass through GCT's warehouse. The company will initially handle 1,200 pallets a

Conveyor eases stock replenishment

n A specially-designed conveyor system with a high degree of automation is enabling National Veterinary Services (NVS), part of Dechra Pharmaceuticals, to ensure a reliable next-day service to 1,500 veterinary practices nationwide. A five-fold grow

High-capacity lift for pallets proves cost-effective

Greenwoods Stock Boxes says a new lift installed by European Conveyor Systems is proving a cost-effective and efficient means of moving pallets between the ground and mezzanine floors at its warehouse in Nottingham.

Greater lift capacity available

JCB has added a new 3.5 tonnes lift capacity machine to its Teletruk range of forward reach telescopic boom industrial forklifts. The new two-wheel-drive model - TLT 35D - offers more lift capacity to greater height than current models, and is powered by

Cost-effective roller drive system launched

Conveyor Units has recently introduced a motorised roller drive system which is incorporated into its standard lineshaft and belt conveyor sideframes, giving a clean and smooth appearance to integrated conveyor systems.

Latest truck offering gives optimum productivity

More than 200 advanced features have been packed into the new N series of 1.5 to 3.5 tonne IC engine counterbalance trucks for Mitsubishi. The result is revolutionary line-up of diesel and LP gas models that successfully delivers not only outstanding perf

Hub investment to meet growth

Palletline has further invested in its hub infrastructure to manage the continued strong growth in pallet volumes. The company has expanded capacity at its Birmingham hub by leasing of a new 8,184sq m building located at Merlin Park, close to the existing

Adding value

As a volume distributor, Premier Farnell has to be highly customer-responsive: it combines traditional distribution skills with technologically advanced, proactive marketing techniques.