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Logistics Business Magazine

RTITB forklift operator registration scheme helps beat counterfeit certificates
In October, the Accrediting Bodies Association for Workplace Transport (ABA) tightened requirements for registering certified materials handling equipment (MHE) drivers, stating that all member accrediting bodies should “have in place their own certification registration system” on which all accredited training is “verified and recorded”.
Date: 25/11/2014

Will Santa’s helpers be able to deliver this Christmas
Shortage of HGV drivers could have adverse effect on December deliveries
Date: 25/11/2014

Darren Morton brings network planning expertise to Buffaload Logistics
Buffaload Logistics, based near Huntingdon Cambridgeshire. Darren Morton has joined the team as Business Development Manager to oversee new contracts and maximise efficiencies throughout the company’s fast-expanding UK operation.
Date: 25/11/2014

Menlo’s Genk Facility Maximises its Location Potential
Menlo Logistics (Menlo), the global logistics and supply chain management unit of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW) has located its Genk, Belgium warehouse site with an astute attention to both proximity to European markets and the availability of multimodal transport options.
Date: 25/11/2014

Fashion in Flux – retailers must master the new omni-channel supply chain
DHL white paper shows how retailers can capitalize on anytime/anywhere shopping behavior
Date: 25/11/2014

VOLVO FL’S NEW VERSION PROVIDES UP TO 200 KG HIGHER PAYLOAD
The Volvo FL - Volvo Trucks specialist in city distribution - is about to become even more productive.
Date: 25/11/2014

Cost Saving Flexibility
Six years on from when Rushlift first began managing the Nobia fleet, the time was right for a complete overview of the MHE contract.
Date: 21/11/2014

DÜRKOPP FÖRDERTECHNIK EXTENDS SYSTEM AT ASDA’S BRACKMILLS DC AS GEORGE BRAND SALES INCREASE
ASDA’s national garment distribution centre at Brackmills, Northampton – which already distributes some 155,000 items daily - is benefiting from an equipment upgrade by Dürkopp Fördertechnik.
Date: 21/11/2014

New Thermo King Passive Refrigeration Concept Delivers Continuous Cold Chain Operations
New technology for global transport temperature control that doesn’t use energy supply while in operation
Date: 21/11/2014

KUKA declares its public offer for Swisslog to be successful
With the definitive interim results now available KUKA Aktiengesellschaft confirmed today the success rate of 80.47 percent and declared the offer to be successful.
Date: 21/11/2014

Doosan Industrial Vehicle UK launches six new warehouse products – with more to come in 2015
Leading forklift truck manufacturer Doosan Industrial Vehicle UK has launched six new warehouse products, with two more due to launch in 2015.
Date: 21/11/2014

SAFER BATTERY HANDLING
The majority of lift trucks used in warehouses and factories are battery powered.
Date: 18/11/2014

Dunkerque-Port welcomes the arrival of the Seine-Nord canal
On Friday 26 September French Prime Minister Manuel Valls came to announce officially, in Arras, the government`s commitment to the building of the Seine-Nord Canal linking the Greater Paris Area with the major ports of northern Europe, including Dunkirk.
Date: 18/11/2014

Designing industrial sheds in Brazil
Many companies in the world want to expand their business to South America and Brazil occupies a prominent position in the region's economy.
Date: 17/11/2014

Egemin Automation launches four new E`gv`s
Egemin Automation renews its E'gv product line, as the AGVs or automated guided vehicles are called at Egemin.
Date: 17/11/2014

The Mobility of the Future Begins Now
Goodyear Starts Air Maintenance Technology Trials
Date: 14/11/2014

MARANGONI AND TATNEFT TO ESTABLISH JOINT VENTURE IN TIRE RETREADING IN RUSSIA
Marangoni and Tatneft Group agreed to form a joint venture in Russia for tire retreading of all steel truck tires. The joint venture company will be based in Nizhnekamsk, Republic of Tatarstan.
Date: 14/11/2014

Greater cold store cost efficiency through new design and technologies
By Bob Jane, Sales Manager Dynamic Systems at SSI Schaefer
Date: 14/11/2014

Agility’s Earning Release for the Third Quarter 2014
Agility’s Financial Results for Q3 2014
Date: 14/11/2014

New grocery box reduces waste and keeps produce fresh
Goplasticpallets.com has launched a new perforated, rigid pallet box in the UK – the GoBox 1210 BBE – which is ideal for the storage and transportation of fresh produce and other food ingredients.
Date: 12/11/2014

FIRST TRULY ‘GREEN-FUEL' FORKLIFT POINTS TO EMISSION FREE FUTURE
In what's seen as a milestone in the development of forklift truck design and technology, a unique collaboration has seen the production of a hydrogen fuel cell-powered truck that relies entirely on renewable energy sources.
Date: 12/11/2014

DEMATIC PROMOTES STEVEN BLOOMFIELD TO ENGINEERING MANAGER FOR NORTHERN EUROPE
Dematic is a global leader providing a comprehensive range of intelligent intralogistics and material handling solutions.
Date: 12/11/2014

Kalmar Gloria reachstackers' success continues in the UK
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has received an order for three Kalmar Gloria reachstackers and one Kalmar empty container handler to PD Ports' Teesport facility in the United Kingdom. The order was signed in July 2014 with delivery in December 2014.
Date: 12/11/2014

Prologis Signs 280,000 Square Foot Build-to-Suit Agreement in Sweden
Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD), the global leader in industrial real estate, today announced it has signed a 280,000 square foot (26,000 square meter) build-to-suit agreement with Strålfors, one of Sweden’s leading logistics companies.
Date: 12/11/2014




The intralogistics fair for Central Europe
LogiMAT 2014 in Stuttgart - Closing Report

CeMAT RUSSIA: Driving logistics innovation in Russia - 23 to 26 September 2014
The next CeMAT RUSSIA intralogistics show gets underway on 23 September 2014 at the Crocus Expo International Exhibition Center in Moscow.

German CPO Summit2014 – Summit for Strategy and Innovation in Procurement
Summit for Strategy and Innovation in Procurement

Trade fair will not take place – transport sector insufficiently represented
With great regret EUROEXPO Messe- und Kongress-GmbH of Munich is obliged to cancel transfairlog 2014 four months before the scheduled start. transfairlog, the 2nd Trade Fair for International Transport and Logistics Management, had been planned to take place from 4 to 6 November at Hamburg Trade Fair Centre.

IAA Hannover, 25 - 02, October 2014
Interested in a visit to the 65th IAA Commercial Vehicles from 25 September to 2 October 2014 in Hannover.

Postexpo,Stockholm 23 - 25, September 2014
POST-EXPO provides the most significant opportunity the postal, parcel and express industries have to debate current issues and form business relationships on a global scale. 2014 will be the 18th international conference and exhibition for postal technology, equipment, services and innovation.

China International Logistics & Transport Fair, Shenzhen, October 14-16th
1200 exhibitors representing the breadth of China’s transport and distribution sector will be present for the 8th staging of this event, including a conference. Shenzhen is in Canton province.

Save the Date - Intermodal Europe 2014 heading to Rotterdam
Home to Europe’s largest container port, Rotterdam will host one of the most important events in the container shipping calendar, Intermodal Europe 2014, which will take place from 11-13 November this year at the Rotterdam AHOY.

AidEx 2014 - 12-13 November 2014, Hall 11, Brussels Expo, Belgieplein - 1 - Place de Belgique, B-1020 Brussels, Belgium
AidEx is a major international conference and exhibition for humanitarian and development professionals of all stripes. Held annually in Brussels, we bring together different voices whether they be NGO fieldworkers, the public and private sectors, long-established thought leaders or brand new start-ups.

logitrans Istanbul 19 – 21 November 2014
8th International Transport Logistics Exhibitio

Supply Chain Event, 26-27 November 2014, Cnit Paris-La Défense
Supply Chain Event gathers over 100 suppliers of solutions and technologies covering all aspects of the Supply Chain and 3,300 professionals.