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Archive for May, 2013

Positive economic news revealed at 2013 BITA AGM

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

A positive economic forecast for the sector, coming after the huge success of IMHX 2013, provided cause for a buoyant mood at the British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) 2013 AGM on Friday 10th May. Introduced by BITA President David Rowell, the highlight of this 28th AGM was the unveiling of the 2013 UK Forklift Truck Read more…

 

Mission 25 campaign begins with sponsored head shave

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Mentor’s Claire Henshaw kicked off the company’s ‘Mission 25′ charity campaign with a sponsored head shave at their Chesterfield training centre, single-handedly raising £650 in aid of five great causes. Claire’s is the first in a series of events being held throughout the year in celebration of 25 years in business as a workplace transport Read more…

 

CHEP collaborates with customers to cut transport costs and CO2 emissions

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

CHEP announced that its Collaborative Transportation program removed 2.9 million kilometres of truck haulage from Europe’s roads in 2012, reducing carbon dioxide emissions by 2,340 metric tons – the equivalent of CO2 emissions from the electricity use of 350 homes for one year -while producing cost savings for CHEP customers. Frédéric Fimbel, who leads the Read more…

 

KASTO wins materials handling Safety Award

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

At this year’s IMHX international materials handling and logistics exhibition, held at Birmingham’s national exhibition centre in March, KASTO won the BITA (British Industrial Truck Association)-sponsored IMHX Design 4 Safety Award 2013 in the category: Specialist Winner, Racking Storage. The certificate was signed by James Clark, secretary-general of BITA and Rob Fisher, a director of Read more…

 

Howard Tenens expanding footprint continues into the North

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

National logistics company Howard Tenens is expanding its footprint into the North with a new warehouse facility at Winsford Industrial Estate. The company has acquired the lease of a 177,000 sq ft warehouse on Road One Winsford Industrial Estate that will provide warehouse and distribution solutions expanding Howard Tenens warehouse portfolio to over 3,000,000 square Read more…

 

Royal Mail secures Beckton DC

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

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Pall-Ex launches network in France

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Pall-Ex has launched an operation in France – its fourth network on the continent – with a hub in the Bourges region and 40 member hauliers. During the first full night of operation, a total of 474 pallets passed through the hub. Pall-Ex France network director Lionel Brizard  said: “Unlike Pall-Ex Romania, we’re not the first Read more…

 

Schoeller Allibert launches double-base container

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Schoeller Allibert has launched Eureka double-base, a new lightweight stacking container, which aims to offer threefold benefits for automated handling applications. Able to carry a unit load of up to 75 kg and a stacked loading up to 1,200 kg, the company has described the container as a spacious, reinforced container delivering almost double loading Read more…

 

Two bio-gas digesters for Tamar

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Xergi has signed contracts to supply UK-based Tamar Energy with two Anaerobic Digestion  plants, as part of Tamar’s plans to build a network of more than 40 new bio-gas plants by 2018. The plants are set to have a total capacity of 100 MW and produce enough energy to power more than 200,000 homes. The Read more…

 

Co-op plans to recycle all food store waste

Posted: Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

The Co-operative Group is extending its waste back-haul initiative to more than 2,800 food stores across the UK in a scheme that will divert all its food store waste – more than 34,000 tonnes – away from landfill each year. The system sees waste segregated at store level, before collection and delivery to distribution depots Read more…