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Archive for February, 2012

FTA launches free mode shift service

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

The Freight Transport Association has launched a free service to assist potential users of rail and water freight, its Mode Shift Centre. The Mode Shift Centre is the result of discussions between FTA, government and the rail and water freight industries to try to raise awareness across the logistics sector of what other modes can Read more…


Examination expectations

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

A survey among companies owning and operating fork lift trucks found that most Thorough Examinations did not meet user expectations, according to a survey by Consolidated Fork Truck Services. It found that a majority was confused by what exactly is included… and who is responsible for making sure a truck conforms to legal requirements. Some Read more…


Ocean freight chief for IJS

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Logistics provider IJS Global has appointed Sven Boekhorst head of global ocean freight and executive vice president reporting chief executive Sjoerd van Loon. In the newly established role Boekhorst will be responsible for ocean freight procurement and operations as well as development of the company’s sea freight services internationally. He has joined IJS from Panalpina Read more…


Croatian route for Paragon

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Retail distributor AWT International has extended the use of Paragon’s routeing software to optimise routes, schedules and loads for operations Croatia, Serbia and Macedonia. AWT, which distributes brands such as Colgate-Palmolive, Henkel, Mars, Naturel and Vileda, uses Paragon to plan and optimise more than 3,500 individual deliveries from four regional warehouses and two supporting depots. Read more…


Lean Principles are Easy to Master using Kiva Automation

Posted: Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

General Logistics Business News General logistics and distribution business news Lean Principles are Easy to Master using Kiva Automation January 31, 2012   DJO Kaizen Kiva KAIZEN is Japanese for “improvement” or “change for the better”  DJO, Incorporated, an orthopedic devices manufacturer based in Vista, CA, uses lean principles to set their standards of excellence. “Our Read more…