Promotions strengthen the Nerak team in response to continued growth

Vertical elevation specialist, Nerak Wiese Ltd, has promoted three members of its team to enhance its capabilities as demand for its solutions continues to grow. Scott Amber, Josh Williams and Josh Kerr are all stepping up to more senior roles in the UK division of the global material handling company. “With a healthy order book […]

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Double roll cage robots to transform UK grocery logistics

Premium, slimline autonomous mobile robots (AMRs)made in France can carry two roll cages at once in cold stores and ambient warehouses, making them an ideal productivity boosting solution for grocery logistics. iFollow has arrived in the UK intralogistics market to offer premium autonomous mobile robots that will transform order picking and heavy load transport in […]

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UK Delivery Fails: Six ways to ensure your parcels arrive safely

Parcel delivery firms including Hermes and Yodel are failing to deliver on customer satisfaction, according to a league table. In a survey by Citizens Advice (CA) all the firms involved, including Amazon Logistics, had performance issues. Whether it is an expensive piece of tech or a small gift for a friend, there is nothing worse […]

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Historic Collaboration for Maritime Shipping

BSR established Clean Cargo nearly 19 years ago to help tackle the hard to abate maritime shipping sector. Clean Cargo has grown to over 80 shipper, carrier and freight forwarder members, representing major freight buyers and over 85 percent of the global container cargo carried worldwide. Since inception, the collaborative initiative has focused on reporting, decarbonization, and best […]

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Orders processed in 30 minutes at The Very Group’s automated fulfilment facility

Advanced automation technology from KNAPP is helping The Very Group to fulfil customer orders in just 30 minutes at Skygate, its new distribution centre in the East Midlands. Launched on the day that the UK’s first lockdown was announced in March 2020, the 850,000-square-foot facility has secured a number of benefits for the online retailer and its […]

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The Guide to Finding the E-fulfilment Partner you Deserve

Asking the right question when choosing your e-fulfilment partner is essential. Here you can find a list of questions to use when looking for a partnership, provided by Kristina Lopienski, Director of Marketing Communications, ShipBob. Read more from Lopienski here. If you’re looking for a long-term partnership with your 3PL How do I know your […]

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Calculate CO2 emissions from air freight shipments in real time

BlueBox Systems offers with its air freight tracking software  BlueBoxAir the possibility to calculate the CO2 emissions of each shipment in real time and in  detail. It is already actively in use in the jointly developed partner software SmartAir! with the  globally active full-service provider Hellmann Worldwide Logistics. It is already actively in use in  […]

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Adrian Fawcett joins Bis Henderson Group as Chairman and Investor

Bis Henderson Group, the talent-to-solutions supply chain services company, is delighted to announce the appointment of Adrian Fawcett as Chairman. Adrian will join the Board of Directors to help the business accelerate through the next phase of its growth, as the company seeks to develop into the largest platform provider for warehouse space, consulting and […]

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The Challenges of Transporting Hazardous Materials

Transporting hazardous materials poses several challenges for businesses, making it crucial that logistics providers consider effective route optimisation and scheduling software from the outset. Moving dangerous loads not only requires great care and caution, but also needs to be meticulously planned in order to meet numerous safety restrictions limiting free passage. Logistics providers tasked with […]

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LIVE NOW |The Growth of Fulfilment Calls for Systems Integration

As with all other aspects of the supply chain order fulfilment has transformed beyond recognition in the last 18 months. From automation to the need to be greener companies are experiencing that change on a daily basis. In addition, numerous marketplaces have appeared and are demanding better fulfilment from logistics. The Logistics Point spoke to […]

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