Logistics Business Magazine
Logistics Business Magazine

OUR VERY OWN UNIT OF COLD CHAIN MANAGEMENT
A cold chain is a temperature-controlled supply chain. An unbroken cold chain is an uninterrupted series of storage and distribution activities which maintain a given temperature range.
Date: 22/07/2014

LEHNKERING opens new warehouse for dangerous goods at Hannoversch Münden
The logistics and production services provider LEHNKERING has begun operating a new warehouse for dangerous goods in the district of Hedemünden in Hannoversch Münden.
Date: 22/07/2014

Business Development Executive appointed at B&B Attachments
B&B attachments Ltd, is delighted to announce the appointment of Mark Eason as itsBusiness Development Executive.
Date: 18/07/2014

Swisslog Wins Innovation Award
Automation specialists, Swisslog, has been awarded the prestigious Technical Innovation prize at the 2014 UK Warehousing Association Awards, for its AutoStore solution.
Date: 18/07/2014

Egemin hoists 35-metre-high cranes into new IVC warehouse
Egemin has started the on-site works on IVC’s new high-bay warehouse in Avelgem. The clad rack construction has been completed.
Date: 18/07/2014

Ready for work
In collaboration with leading logistics employers, Skills for Logistics (SfL) has developed a Pre-Employment Training (PET) Programme. This programme aims to support unemployed adults and deliver the skills, training and opportunities they need to find real jobs in the Logistics Sector.
Date: 18/07/2014

ORBIS CORPORATION INTRODUCES NEW FAMILY OF RETAIL DISPLAY PALLETS
All-Plastic Pallets Make Direct-to-Display Retail Set Up Efficient and Attractive
Date: 18/07/2014

PEEL PORTS MEDWAY SIGNS 10-YEAR DEAL WITH VOLKSWAGEN GROUP UK
New multi million pound facility will generate 100 new jobs and add more than 50,000 car imports
Date: 18/07/2014

Ground breaking for Common User Facility At London Gateway Logistics Park
London Gateway, London: A ground breaking ceremony held at the London Gateway Logistics Park, has officially kicked off the construction of the 386,102 sq ft Common User Facility (CUF).
Date: 17/07/2014

WACO AND DREWRY EXPAND AIR FREIGHT MARKET COOPERATION
Independent specialist advisors Drewry and global forwarder network The WACO System have expanded their cooperation agreement to include exchanging and sharing market intelligence in the air cargo market.
Date: 17/07/2014

Interroll sorter successfully put into operation at City-Link Express Malaysia
Interroll successfully put its crossbelt sorter into operation at City-Link Express, an international express delivery and integrated logistics service provider, with about 50,000 shipments being sorted daily.
Date: 17/07/2014

ITW MULLER NOW “MULLER” AND PART OF SIGNODE INDUSTRIAL GROUP
Lachenmeier North America and Lock n’ Pop Added to Muller Offerings
Date: 17/07/2014

ByBox meets growth demand with opening of new Coventry distribution centre
International logistics company ByBox has officially opened its new 33,000 square foot local parcel distribution centre in Coventry
Date: 17/07/2014

Wincanton plc - Interim Management Statement
Wincanton, a leading provider of supply chain solutions in the UK & Ireland, today issues the following Interim Management Statement for the period from 1 April 2014 to the date of this announcement.
Date: 16/07/2014

PD PORTS ANNOUNCES FREIGHTLINER MOVE TO TEESPORT
PD Ports is delighted to announce a new rail service with Freightliner,which will result inan investment of over £3M in a new intermodal rail terminal at Teesport
Date: 16/07/2014

Jungheinrich Delivers 25,000th Used Forklift Truck
The Jungheinrich used equipment centre in Dresden professionally refurbishedforklift trucks since 2006. On July 16 it delivered its 25,000th industrial truck. By 2018 plant capacity is scheduled to go from its current level of 4,500 refurbished trucks to 8,000 units per year.
Date: 16/07/2014

Honeywell Deploys Seegrid AGV Pallet Trucks for Productivity and Efficiency Gains
Honeywell, located in Pleasant Prairie, WI, recently installed Seegrid automated guided vehicles (AGVs)—GP8 pallet trucks. Honeywell is using the Seegrid AGVs to transport raw materials such as copper coils, cables, and wire spools to manufacturing and deliver the finished goods to the warehouse.
Date: 15/07/2014

Q2 2014 LOGISTICS SECTOR TAKE-UP DOWN 20% DUE TO LACK OF SUPPLY
Stronger investment market with £1.1bn transacted during Q2 2014
Date: 15/07/2014

Schiphol cargo tonnage grows 8.8% in first half
Air Cargo tonnages through Amsterdam Airport Schiphol continued to build throughout the second quarter of 2014, leading to overall growth of 8.84% in the year to date.
Date: 15/07/2014

RDS shows the weigh for the future
RDS Technology offers a range of on-board weighing systems for Forklift trucks - the Liftalert, Liftlog 100 and the Liftlog 100+.
Date: 15/07/2014

PickStar Pick to Light system for E-Commerce environment Dutch Spices
Once again Pcdata has installed a PickStar Pick To Light system in an e-commerce environment. ‘Dutch Spices’ had PickStar installed during the webshop start-up of its consumer brand ‘Simply Spices’ as they wanted to collect and process weborders as efficient as possible.
Date: 15/07/2014

Dredging gets underway for Liverpool2
Dutch marine specialists Van Oord in the Mersey Estuary
Date: 14/07/2014

Consolidated 1H 2014 turnover: €16.9 M (+170%) Order book at 30 June 2014: €33.3 M (+20%)
GAUSSIN Manugistique (ALGAU - FR0010342329) published today its consolidated turnover for first-half 2014 (unaudited – half year accounts at 30 June 2014 will be submitted to a limited examination by the statutory auditors).
Date: 14/07/2014

Ammeraal Beltech’s expanded uni-chains® modular belt range
mmeraal Beltech’s expanded and updated modular belting range now has more belting solutions than ever to offer for the bread-baking industry
Date: 14/07/2014

Sheng Siong use safe and reliable Olivo containers
In 1985, three brothers in the Lim family – Hock Eng, Hock Chee and Hock Seng -took over a small supermarket in Singapore where they had a stall selling surplus chilled pork from their family farm.
Date: 11/07/2014

INTERNATIONAL FORWARDING LIMITED CELEBRATES 25th ANNIVERSARY
Birmingham-based freight forwarding and logistics company International Forwarding Limited, is celebrating its 25th anniversary in the business this July.
Date: 11/07/2014

What’s in a name (change)?
Catching up with the newly minted Fives Intralogistics
Date: 11/07/2014

Kalmar delivers SmartLane automated gate system for Port of Liverpool
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, will deliver Kalmar SmartLane automated gate system to Port of Liverpool, operated by Peel Ports Group. The new system will reduce waiting times and administration for hauliers, resulting in faster turnaround. The implementation is scheduled to be completed by early 2015.
Date: 11/07/2014

Shell Enhances euroShell Card Fraud Detection Technology
Shell today announces it has enhanced the fraud detection capabilities of euroShell Card by introducing Real Time Detection technology, which can identify criminal behaviour in a matter of seconds.
Date: 10/07/2014

FedEx Marks 30 Years in the UK
After Three Decades of success, FedEx Looks Forward To Bright Future
Date: 10/07/2014

Vanderlande Australia achieves Safety Certification in record time
Vanderlande Industries Australia Pty Ltd, one of the world’s leading players in supplying material handling solutions, has achieved certification to the OHSAS 18001:2007 standard for occupational health and safety following a three day audit by SAI Global in June 2014.
Date: 10/07/2014

FINANCIAL YEAR 2014 A BREAKTHROUGH
CEO Govert Hamers: “There is evidence that this year marks a breakthrough. The consistent policy we have pursued in the last few years is producing sustainable growth and results.”
Date: 10/07/2014

Interroll introduces Multiprofile, a newly developed profile for driving the various types of conveyor belts on the market
Interroll has developed the Interroll Multiprofile, a new profile for its asynchronous drum motors and synchronous drum motors that feature frequency converters, which can be used to drive various conveyor belts from different manufacturers using only one Interroll Premium Hygienic PU Profile. This translates into higher flexibility for customers because they can replace belts without having to replace the drum motor.
Date: 10/07/2014

CEVA launches TechCity in Italy
New green warehousing multi-user hub dedicated to electronics sector
Date: 10/07/2014




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


Toshiba Electronics Europe Selects ModusLink’s Solution Center

DÜRKOPP FÖRDERTECHNIK COMPLETES MULTI MILLION POUND SORTATION SYSTEM FOR SAINSBURY’S

GEODIS UK LAUNCHES RANGE OF NEW GERMAN SERVICES AS PART OF GLOBAL EXPANSION PLANS

BOLZONI AURAMO and MEYER join forces in the BeNeLux

TMV AND DMT TERMINALS OPENED

Transdek extends range with launch of single pallet mezzanine floor lift

Russian Railways Logistics Train with CIM/SMGS Consignment Note Arrives in Germany.

Optimizing Space with the SpeedCell® Storage System

Supply chain challenges to cause switch to multi-location distribution networks

Triton sells Dematic to private equity investor AEA Investors and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan

Chapman Freeborn strengthens Moscow team with key appointments

“SEA PORT OF SAINT-PETERSBURG” TRANSFERRED OVER 170 MLN. RUBLES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PORT INFRASTRUCTURE

European Retailer JYSK increases Safety with SPIN-GO by BRAVI PLATFORMS

EDEKA Nord optimizes its logistics for dry goods assortment with WITRON modules

Forklift fleet management system gets remote immobilisation

Niche and tailor-made

IAG CARGO ANNOUNCES THIRD QUARTER 2012 FINANCIAL RESULTS

PALLETLINE APPOINTS REGIONAL NETWORK SUPPORT MANAGER

‘Surprisingly strong’ BetaPlus™ armoured joint offers better concrete floor protection.

Improve Revenue and Efficiency With Automatic Pallet Handling

GEODIS WILSON TO SPONSOR DEFENCE LOGISTICS & SUPPORT FORUM 2012 IN QATAR

Taking Big Steps in Global Trade, Leaving Small Footprints

Chapman Freeborn OBC expands its global reach with launch of new Hong Kong branch

GERBER’S GREEN INNOVATION GOES THE EXTRA MILE SO THE LORRIES DON’T HAVE TO

FedEx Express Expands ‘Priority Alert’ Services; Adds More Than 70 International Markets

Russian Railways Logistics sends first container train from China to Europe with CIM/SMGS Common Consignment Note.

IAG Cargo to Target Small- to Medium-Sized Market through Global Logistics Network

ENERSYS INTRODUCES FIRST LITHIUM ION BATTERY FOR MOTIVE POWER

STEF continues its development in France in out-of-home catering logistics with the acquisition of KL Services

Bucharest International Rail Freight Terminal receives first intra-EU train

NEW ROLES FOR VANDERLANDE INDUSTRIES’ MARTIJN VAN DER LANDE AND WILLEM THIELSCH

Ambitious carbon reduction targets for Briggs

Fuel-efficient New Actros is on song for Eurovision

Supply Chain and Transportation one2one, by SITL, Set to Launch in April of 2013

Terex AWP and Terex MH & PS combine to create Terex ServicesNorth America

IAG Cargo launches cargo connection in the UK

Schiphol Cargo throughput swings towards exports

Raising numbers on a good Q3 result

DSV - Solid Q3 in a tough market

Spedition Bode purchases 50 new Kögel Cargo Rail trailers

Deliver chilled or frozen products without vehicle refrigeration

Within 9 months of 2012 "Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg" increased its turnover by 26%

Oxford University launches an innovative Leadership Programme in Sustainable Transport

New mobile shelving system reduces Warehouse travelling distances by up to 65%.

Clarks awards handling system for US logistics centre to KNAPP

Video troubleshooting system from KNAPP helps resolve service issues

Coca-Cola outsources warehousing of finished goods to DB Schenker Logistics in Poland

Harwich International Port Gets Switched on for Electric Vehicles

The forwarding company Mahlstedt chooses the height-optimised Kögel Mega

CONSTRUCTION STARTS ON THE CO-OPERATIVE’S NEW £22M DISTRIBUTION DEPOT IN CASTLEWOOD