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Archive for September, 2012

CHEP extends relationship with P&G through strategic collaboration in Central and Eastern Europe

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012

CHEP, provider of pallet and container pooling solutions, has announced that consumer packaged goods company Procter Gamble (PG) will convert its remaining white pallet flows to CHEP’s pooled pallet system in seven additional countries in Central Eastern Europe. The strategic collaboration covers Bulgaria, Romania, Croatia, Serbia and the three Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Read more…


Innovative zone picking system saves costs and improves customer service

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012

Plieger is a leading wholesaler of sanitary, heating, electrical and installation products in the Netherlands. They supply some 100,000 articles to installation companies, plumbers, retailers and DIY stores. They opened a new small parts order picking facility at their Central Distribution Centre (CDC) in Zaltbommel, the Netherlands. The order picking system, including the Warehouse Control Read more…


Produce air cushion packing material with the POWER PAK’R packaging machine

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012

FP International has launched the POWER PAK’R, the fast packaging machine. The new offering can produce a wide range of air cushions on demand and is said to offer an improved alternative to products such as paper or bubble wrap. Ultimately the air cushions it produces deliver customer satisfaction by providing optimal protection within the Read more…


Advanced reporting to help companies better manage business efficiency

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012

TomTom is presenting the next generation of its reporting suite for online fleet management application WEBFLEET at today’s 2012 IAA Commercial Vehicles Show. A new set of 40 comprehensive reports will provide businesses with superior insights into fleet operations to help them reduce costs, comply with legal obligations and improve efficiency, productivity and customer service. Read more…


Kite Packaging receives prestigious supplier award

Posted: Monday, September 24th, 2012

Packaging supplier Kite Packaging is celebrating after being one of 33 suppliers out of a supply base of 50,000, to be awarded the Premier Supplier Award (2011) from the Eaton Corporation. The gong is the 6th consecutive award presented by the international power management company, to Kite in recognition of the quality, innovation and management Read more…


2,000 litre diesel savings from Daimler

Posted: Friday, September 21st, 2012

Daimler reckons its new Mercedes Benz Aerodynamic truck and trailer can save up to 2000 litres of diesel and five tons of CO2 emissions per vehicle annually. The aerodynamic trailer developed by Mercedes-Benz, reduces the drag of the entire articulated vehicle by around 18 per cent. Daimler works out this will equate to fuel savings Read more…


Dachser invests £11m in North West

Posted: Friday, September 21st, 2012

Dachser is investing some £11 million in replenishing the fleet and infrastructure of J A Leach in Rochdale, which it acquired in 2010. The firm is taking six new 44-ton tractor units, ten large rigid trucks of 18-tons and one smaller rigid. Additionally, there are twenty new 13.6 m tri-axle trailers, four of which are Read more…


New UK MD for Momentis

Posted: Friday, September 21st, 2012

Fashion software firm Momentis has appointed Dominic Potter as UK managing director to drive growth in the UK market. Potter will be responsible for developing and executing Momentis’ go-to-market strategy in the UK, which will target fashion and apparel self-sourcing retailers, franchisees and wholesalers. Potter has previously served as business development manager at BT Expedite Read more…


FTA services first train

Posted: Friday, September 21st, 2012

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Adidas takes RedPrairie workforce IT

Posted: Friday, September 21st, 2012

Sports brand Adidas has gone live with RedPrairie’s workforce management system at its retail facilities in Singapore. The firm has taken on the IT in addition to RedPrairie’s execution management offering in order to optimise scheduling,  increase employee productivity, and boost customer service. Dave Cran, director of retail at Adidas Singapore. “Adidas is already seeing Read more…