Friday 19th Apr 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Rapid response

PDQ Distribution is a market leader in the primary distribution of software within the UK. Over the past 12 years it has built an enviable reputation of speed and efficiency from the third of the computer games publishers in Europe that use PDQ to provide

Simplified handling and control

Materials handling equipment manufacturer Crown says its new WE 2300 Series of 24-volt pedestrian stackers has been designed for working in manufacturing, distribution and retail areas where trucks are required to offer a high degree of stability.

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

ITS transforms retailer’s supply chain

Safeway and its third-party logistics provider, Wincanton, expect to save "several millions of pounds" within the supermarket group's supply chain having launched an integrated transport system (ITS) to improve efficiency throughout each of the supermarke

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

Importer goes bananas over i2’s quality control technology!

Fruit importer Jamaica Producers Fruit Distributors (JPFD) is seeing "greatly enhanced" quality control now that it is using i2 Mobile Solutions technology within its banana operation. According to JPFD, the UK trading arm for Jamaica Producers Group's

SsangYong returns to UK with Walon’s help

The preparation and deliveries of the all-new SsanYong Rexton 4x4 vehicle in Britain is being undertaken by automotive logistics provider Walon UK. The deal heralds the return of the brand to the UK market with new importer SYUK Cars.

Freight Traders up and running

The first tender to use Freight Traders new 'bid upload' software has gone live and is now in progress. Bid upload is a sophisticated off-line bidding tool enabling offers to be made in less than ten seconds and taking part in tenders is even faster.

Toyota makes an impact at Caradon

Central heating radiators manufacturer Caradon Stelrad has awarded a contract to distributor Impact Toyota for the supply of materials handling equipment to its Mexborough site.