Saturday 30th May 2020 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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DIY retailers sorts out materials handling needs

Chloride Motive Power (CMP) and Jungheinrich have been selected to meet the materials handling/traction power requirements for a leading DIY retailer. The on-going contract covers 320-plus sites throughout the country.

It’s the plastic thing!

Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) cover a multitude of products - soft drinks, beers, bread, milk and vegetables, for instance. And, as the term suggests, fast moving consumer goods would not be expected to be on a store shelf for very long. However that

Sustaining maximum efficiency

Abitibi Consolidated Group subsidiary Bridgewater Paper Mill (BPM) has replaced most of the materials handling equipment at its Ellesmere Port facility with Linde products to "consistently sustain maximum efficiency".

Side loaders speed up handling

WHS Halo, one of the UK's biggest PVC-U extruders for the window industry, has taken delivery of six multi-directional sideloaders from Sidetracker Engineering for its national distribution centre near Birmingham. The order is worth £300,0

FLT training initiative increases productivity

As time pressures become ever more apparent in the express delivery market, the job of the forklift truck (FLT) operator becomes increasingly demanding. Recognising that not one aspect of the consignment process can be taken for granted, and in line with

Action stations!

If a Royal Navy submarine requires a spare part or munitions, the equipment must be supplied without fail and, most importantly, on time. And it is the job of FSL Logistics to ensure that whatever the armed forces need, they get it when they want it, and

Short-term hire – a supply chain essential

Easy and reliable access to materials handling equipment on a short-term hire basis is an essential element in the supply chain process for every kind of modern business - large or small - as it is a certainty that the requirement will arise in

Extended conveyor helps tighten security

The Isle of Man Airport has been supplied with an extension to its existing conveyor system by Caljan Rite-Hite, a leading manufacturer of advanced material handling systems for loading and unloading cargo, for checking luggage. It is now

Affordable and flexible online coder

Imaje has added the 5000 series of thermal transfer online coders to its product portfolio. The flexible solution for printing product information directly onto packaging films combines reliable print engine technology with advanced Windows-based m