Sunday 19th May 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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GRP fridges for Fishwicks

North-east fruit and vegetable company Fishwicks' six new Mitsubishi Canter 7.5 tonne chassis cabs have been equipped with refrigerated box bodies from the GRP Group. Fishwicks has also added 11 new long-wheelbase, high-roof Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans to

EFX lateral stacker has faster laden/unladen speeds

Improved visibility, serviceability and greater operator comfort are features of Jungheinrich's new EFX ac-powered man-down lateral stacker. Offered in capacities of 1,000kg and 1,250kg, the EFX features the most ergonomically advanced driver console

Forklift demand remains strong

After an exceptionally high unit order intake during the first quarter of 2003, the UK market for forklift trucks continues to reach record levels with British International Truck Association (BITA) members reporting a strong market throughout the second

Partnership continues

Still Materials Handling has renewed the distributor agreement with Exeter-based DAC Handling Solutions, the independent materials handling distributor. DAC first became a Still distributor in 1992 when it had four depots in the South-west and

New packaging is the real thing!

The Coca-Cola Company and Arca Systems have teamed up to develop "an innovative" new packaging and handling system for the soft drinks manufacturer's products. The system is currently being introduced throughout The Coca-Cola Company's European

Trail-blazing waste-free packaging for pistons

Linpac Materials Handling (LMH) is supplying packaging to automotive component manufacturer Federal-Mogul to transport piston units for a new V6 diesel engine jointly developed by Ford Motor Company and PSA Peugeot Citroen.

Carousel system upgrade improves order fulfilment efficiency

Automated solutions specialist Diamond Phoenix has upgraded the existing carousel storage and retrieval system at Southco's European distribution centre (DC) at Worcester which has resulted in improved efficiency within the order fulfilment operation.

Baxters ticking along with TIE

Scotland-based food group Baxters has selected Toyota Industrial Equipment (TIE) to help keep its production lines moving "like clockwork" - with about 400 cans a minute coming off the finishing line, an efficient, reliable fleet is essential to ensure

On the flat and narrow!

Floor flatness has a significant impact on efficiency and safety when materials are handled by forklift trucks. Although the Concrete Society's Technical Report TR34, published in 1988, was a pioneering step and contains the principal