A 50-acre site in Bedfordshire is to be developed as a 1m sq ft logistics scheme. Developer db symmetry has announced the acquisition of a 50-acre site at Stratton business park, Biggleswade which alr...

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XPO Logistics has won a multi-million pound contract expansion with Highways England.XPO Logistics will continue to operate a national technology and logistics centre (NTLC) for the government body, i...

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Research for Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) in advance of its flagship "Think Asia, Think Hong Kong" event returning to London on 21 September 2017, found that 53% are confident in busine...

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AQ Skin Solutions – a producer of a high price point range of skin care and cosmetic products designed to reduce the signs of premature ageing – has appointed Walker Logistics to manage its downstream...

Swiss firm Kuehne + Nagel has secured a logistics contract from French pharmaceutical firm Sanofi.As part of the deal, Kuehne + Nagel will manage warehouse operations of Sanofi in Belgium, through its...

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Marking 25 years of keeping businesses in Europe, Africa and the Middle East productive, Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks has launched a special 25th anniversary edition of its range of warehouse and forkli...

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An Oxfordshire bakery supplier has signed up for am 80,000 sq ft warehouse, launching a 36-acre M40 warehousing development.British Bakels is to take 80,000 sq ft on the Link 9 site developed by Alion...

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Automation is everywhere. From the now ubiquitous self-service supermarket checkouts to the almost- but- not- quite-there -yet presence on our streets of driverless cars, it’s fast becoming part of ou...

zoomImage Courtesy: CMA CGMThe fresh overcapacity fears in Asia-North Europe trade, sparked by the rumored new orders for Ultra Large Container Vessels (ULCV) of 22,000 TEU, seem to be unfounded.Namel...

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September 13, 2017 by Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press Prime Minister Theresa May, pictured here in the British Parliament, called U.S. president Trump to chide Boeing for its trade action against ...

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zoomImage Courtesy: MSCThe container market from Asia to East Coast South America (ECSA) is on course for double-digit growth this year, but will still fall shy of 2015 numbers, shipping consultancy D...

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Shipping minister John Hayes says he wants to double the UK fleet flying under the ‘Red Duster’ after Brexit.The Merchant Navy is to operate in new ports around the globe as part of a new trade driver...

zoomImage Courtesy: WärtsiläFinnish technology group Wärtsilä is introducing a new portfolio of tug designs, to be known as the Wärtsilä HYTug series, with the emphasis on environmental sustainability...

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Bixolon, the global manufacturer of advanced mobile label and POS printers, is showcasing the latest in retail printing technology for a range of trend sensitive applications from multi-platform POS e...

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zoomImage Courtesy: WärtsiläFinnish technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply its Nacos Platinum integrated bridge system for two new mega yachts.The yachts, one measuring 85 meters and ...

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zoomImage Courtesy: CMA CGMFrench shipping giant CMA CGM has signed a strategic partnership with technology company Infosys to accelerate the transformation of its information system.Under the agreeme...

Morrisons made significant cost savings were realised in four areas – automated ordering, in-store administration, distribution between manufacturing and retail, and procurement of goods not for resal...

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The awards recognise the best examples of innovation, smart manufacturing, entrepreneurship and collaboration in the processing and packaging machinery.An independent panel of 10 industry experts chos...

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BEC (Systems Integration) Ltd., the UK-based supplier of data capture solutions for supply chain logistics and manufacturing, has recently won a voice picking technology contract with Aliaxis, a globa...

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September 18, 2017 by Canadian Manufacturing.com Staff The new monitoring system will give the ISS’s Canadian robotic handyman, Dextre, the ability to quickly detect signs of damage on the exterior o...

The APRES (Action Programme on Responsible and Ethical Sourcing) Eight Pathways Model, has been launched today via a White Paper, produced by world-leading building science centre, BRE, and academic p...

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Utilizing additional market attributes is a critical strategy when making a supplier decision. By combining both pricing and other qualitative factors into the overall evaluation of supplier bids, a...

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Bottom-line savings go hand-in-hand with top-line profits—and more and more enterprises are realizing that the best way to get a firm grasp on both of these is through sourcing. While the function has...

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Editor’s Note: Procurement-led innovation will be a huge topic at CPO Rising 2017, Ardent’s second-annual procurement executive conference to be held at Boston’s historic Harvard Club on Nov. 8-9. Wan...