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Archive for February, 2013

Rugged tablet from DAP

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

Rugged tablet from DAP DAP Technologies has launched the M9700, a rugged Windows tablet with 9.7-inch multi-touch display designed for logistics and transport operations. Article source: http://www.logisticsmanager.com/Articles/Article.aspx?liArticleID=20051

 

DfT lifts drivers’ hours limits for fuel tanker operators after Grangemouth strike

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

25 February 2013 By derren hayes The Department for Transport (DfT) has temporarily lifted hours rules for fuel tanker drivers to help forecourts and airports in Scotland and northern England replenish stocks after the strike by BP drivers at Grangemouth refinery. The emergency order, effective immediately, means EU drivers’ hours rules will be temporarily relaxed Read more…

 

DfT lifts drivers’ hours limits for fuel tanker operators after Grangemouth strike

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

25 February 2013 By derren hayes The Department for Transport (DfT) has temporarily lifted hours rules for fuel tanker drivers to help forecourts and airports in Scotland and northern England replenish stocks after the strike by BP drivers at Grangemouth refinery. The emergency order, effective immediately, means EU drivers’ hours rules will be temporarily relaxed Read more…

 

DfT lifts drivers’ hours limits for fuel tanker operators after Grangemouth strike

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

25 February 2013 By derren hayes The Department for Transport (DfT) has temporarily lifted hours rules for fuel tanker drivers to help forecourts and airports in Scotland and northern England replenish stocks after the strike by BP drivers at Grangemouth refinery. The emergency order, effective immediately, means EU drivers’ hours rules will be temporarily relaxed Read more…

 

Bulk fuel deal for Suttons

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

Total UK has awarded Suttons a contract for the distribution of petroleum products through its road tanker division, mainly for business to business commercial fuel deliveries in the UK. Suttons is investing in new equipment for its existing fuels fleet for the contract. This is managed from its petroleum dedicated operations centre in Purfleet in Read more…

 

Peel lets ex-Fujitsu site

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

Peel has let a 32,000 sq ft unit at Michigan Park, MediaCityUK on a 15-year lease to data centre operator DataCentred, following the early surrender of an existing lease with Japanese electronics giant Fujitsu Services. Colliers International acted on behalf of Peel and Fujitsu while Canning O’Neill Media acted for DataCentred. DataCentred is a new Read more…

 

John Lewis extends iForce deal

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

John Lewis has renewed its omni-channel fulfilment services contract with iForce. iForce has worked with John Lewis its website was set up in 2001, offering services such as click and collect via John Lewis and Waitrose stores. The firm handles up to half of John Lewis’s fulfilment from its 238,000 sq ft site in Redditch,near  Read more…

 

SAP to acquire inventory optimisation supplier

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

SAP plans to acquire SmartOps, a provider of inventory and service-level optimisation software, paving the way for SAP to develop real-time supply chain software. SmartOps provides operating parameters and targets for supply chain management planning, coordinating capacity, inventory, demand, lead time and product availability variables that enable customers to optimise inventory and service levels. Abdul Read more…

 

Monsoon Accessorize picks Allport

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

Monsoon Accessorize has appointed Allport to manage its sea and airfreight from May. The fashion retailer operates more than 1,000 stores in 74 markets, including 380 stores in the UK and continues to extend its international reach and develop its online presence Dawn Pine, Monsoon Accessorize’s supply chain director, said: “I believe Allport Cargo Services Read more…

 

CH Robinson launches app for shipment visibility

Posted: Monday, February 25th, 2013

Logistics group CH Robinson has developed a mobile app for Apple and Android which enables uses to access to visibility of shipments in the Navisphere IT system. Navisphere app users can view search for shipments via pickup or drop off dates, container, customer reference, or CH Robinson load numbers. In addition, users are able to Read more…