Logistics Business Magazine
Logistics Business Magazine

Swisslog secures major order for new distribution center from Scandinavian fashion retailer Varner
Swisslog has been awarded a major order for a new distribution center in Sweden by the Varner Group, a leading retailer of strong fashion brands in Scandinavia
Date: 19/08/2014

Interroll Received First Dynamic Storage System Order in Indonesia
Singapore, 14 August 2014. Interroll, a worldwide provider of key products and solutions for internal logistics, won its first dynamic storage system order in Indonesia from Lotte Indonesia, the largest confectionary manufacturer in Japan. This order comprises a total of 3,896 pallet positions including a Roller Push Back System.
Date: 19/08/2014

BEUMER Group completes energy-efficient sortation system for PostNord AS, for its new parcel sortation centre near Oslo
BEUMER Group – a leading global supplier of automated material handling systems for conveying, loading, palletising, packaging, sortation and distribution – has completed the handover of a sortation system to PostNord AS for its new parcel terminal near Oslo.
Date: 19/08/2014

High-Quality Swift and Stable Stacking
BEUMER Group is single-source provider for filling, palletising and packaging technologies.
Date: 19/08/2014

Jacksons Timber switches to new Baumann side loaders for first time
Family run independent timber merchant Jacksons Timber Ltd of Whitehaven has recently changed the purchasing policy for its materials handling equipment with the acquisition of four new Baumann GX55 side loaders that have now gone into service at each of its four branches across West Cumbria. This is the first time that Jacksons Timber has purchased Baumann side loaders for its fleet, with the company also specifying new side loaders for the first time, as opposed to their previous policy of running refurbished side loaders.
Date: 19/08/2014

Interesting product news from Logitrans
LogiQ 200 andLogiQ 300 lift and move quarter pallets… Smooth and easily!
Date: 19/08/2014

German car manufacturers take the fast train to China
Visit by the Chinese President bears fruit / improved capacity utilization of train connections and expansion of railway system between Duisburg and China / First ever transport by rail of finished vehicles from top German manufacturers to Chongqing in China Duisburg,
Date: 18/08/2014

Agility's Earning Release for the Second Quarter 2014
Agility today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2014, reporting a net profit of KD 12.9 million, an increase of 12% compared to the second quarter of 2013.
Date: 18/08/2014

Maritime acquires Roadways
Maritime Group Limited, (Maritime), has acquired Aegeus Transport Limited the holding company for Roadways Container Logistics Limited, (Roadways). The deal, completed on 8th August for an undisclosed sum, includes the entire company, employees and assets of Roadways, the fourth largest container transport company in the UK.
Date: 18/08/2014

Kito Europe releases KE Series Jib Crane Systems
Kito Europe GmbH announces the release of their KE series heavy duty jib cranes. The complete system include jib crane structure, electric chain hoist with trolley and control station, electrification set, optional accessories and a documentation packet.
Date: 13/08/2014

Entries rolling in for Startups Awards 2014
Companies across UK urged to take part
Date: 13/08/2014

Harlequin’sNew Contract is Not to be Sneezed At
Haulier collaboration Harlequin Logistics has extended its customer base through the award of a long-term contract from Kimberly Clark.
Date: 13/08/2014

Gist adds new Irish height-compliant double-deckers to fleet
Irish height-compliant double-deckers
Date: 13/08/2014

APPRENTICES PUT THROUGH THEIR PACES WITH THE ARMY
PD Portshas been taking its’ new recruits through a pre-employment programme which has been putting the group through their paces.
Date: 13/08/2014

Jungheinrich and Device Insight Team Up to Net Innovations Award
The Jungheinrich fleet management system ISM Online ended up a winner in the “Business” category at the first IT Innovation Summit. Working in tandem with Device Insight – a leading provider of remote service platforms for machines, equipment and vehicles – Jungheinrich developed an M2M (Machine-to-Machine) platform for ISM Online.
Date: 11/08/2014




The intralogistics fair for Central Europe
LogiMAT 2014 in Stuttgart - Closing Report

CeMAT RUSSIA: Driving logistics innovation in Russia - 23 to 26 September 2014
The next CeMAT RUSSIA intralogistics show gets underway on 23 September 2014 at the Crocus Expo International Exhibition Center in Moscow.

German CPO Summit2014 – Summit for Strategy and Innovation in Procurement
Summit for Strategy and Innovation in Procurement

Trade fair will not take place – transport sector insufficiently represented
With great regret EUROEXPO Messe- und Kongress-GmbH of Munich is obliged to cancel transfairlog 2014 four months before the scheduled start. transfairlog, the 2nd Trade Fair for International Transport and Logistics Management, had been planned to take place from 4 to 6 November at Hamburg Trade Fair Centre.

IAA Hannover, 25 - 02, October 2014
Interested in a visit to the 65th IAA Commercial Vehicles from 25 September to 2 October 2014 in Hannover.

Postexpo,Stockholm 23 - 25, September 2014
POST-EXPO provides the most significant opportunity the postal, parcel and express industries have to debate current issues and form business relationships on a global scale. 2014 will be the 18th international conference and exhibition for postal technology, equipment, services and innovation.

China International Logistics & Transport Fair, Shenzhen, October 14-16th
1200 exhibitors representing the breadth of China’s transport and distribution sector will be present for the 8th staging of this event, including a conference. Shenzhen is in Canton province.

Save the Date - Intermodal Europe 2014 heading to Rotterdam
Home to Europe’s largest container port, Rotterdam will host one of the most important events in the container shipping calendar, Intermodal Europe 2014, which will take place from 11-13 November this year at the Rotterdam AHOY.

logitrans Istanbul 19 – 21 November 2014
8th International Transport Logistics Exhibitio