Wednesday 19th Feb 2020 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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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

Fuel savings for SPL

Producing body and pressing for the automotive industry is and integral part of the supply chain process and nobody is more acutely aware of this than Swindon Pressings (SPL), part of BMW's operation in the UK.

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.

Better flexibility and handling

A high-capacity garment storage system by SDI Greenstone has been integrated into a new 88,000sq m distribution warehouse at Mexborough.

Fast payback on investment

Two new Wave work assist vehicles from Crown have brought about safer, more productive order picking routines for staff at the Warrington warehouse complex of Weldspares-OKI, the welding equipment and tools supplier.

Pushback racking eases stock control

Dynamic Systems says its Trojan pallet pushback system provides "dramatic and measurable" improvements in stock control plus fast payback times.

Latest generation chargers launched

Hawker Traction now has available the latest generation of its smart multi-function high-frequency (HF) chargers for industrial truck batteries. The new chargers in the company's LifePlus and Powertech ranges employ advanced ergonomics and are user-friend

Picker offers speed, safety and comfort

Still's latest low level order picker, the CS-20, features a new multi-functional control element - the Cockpit - which combines all the CS' control and operating functions immediately before the operator and within fingertip reach.

Licensing scheme to eliminate cowboys

The RTITB has introduced a new system of licensing for forklift truck operators and other mechanical handling equipment drivers. Called the National Operator Registration Scheme (NORS), the new scheme is designed to cover a multitude of areas including:

Battery transfer available

Toyota Industrial Equipment (TIE) has become one of the first manufacturers to offer a battery transfer facility on its full range of electric trucks.