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42 per cent of European and US pharma companies maintain factory space they might never use

New research reveals that 42% of senior executives in the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry across Europe and the US admit their company maintains factory space it might never need, exposing a lack of data-driven planning and asset-optimisation. The research, commissioned by Aspen Technology, a…

  • 15/06/2021

ProGlove partners with Ivanti Wavelink to transform warehouse legacy systems into cutting edge technology

ProGlove, the leader in ergonomic wearables for industry, partners with Ivanti Wavelink, a global leader in supply chain mobility solutions, to help organisations turn their warehouse management legacy systems into more modern, state-of-the-art technology. Through this partnership businesses can…

  • 01/06/2021

Prologis launches Warehousing and Logistics Training Programme in South East Midlands

Prologis, the UK’s leading developer of logistics parks, has announced the Prologis Warehousing and Logistics Training Programme (PWLTP), a new initiative to provide rapid training for individuals pursuing careers in logistics. This initiative will launch in the Northamptonshire and the wider…

  • 05/03/2021

How optimising stockholding could be key for businesses in 2021

Businesses in a wide range of industries rely on stock procurement to thrive, and issues with supply lines will always have a hugely detrimental impact on profits. Ultimately, companies cannot consistently sell their own goods if they’re struggling to procure the products and materials needed…

  • 01/03/2021

Safety and planning must not slip when normal life returns

Will Dunn is the CEO of Lifting Equipment Store , and President of Lifting Equipment Store USA . The challenging circumstances created by Covid-19 have brought extreme pressure on facilities of all kinds to maintain top levels of safety and resilience. As we face the potential of a better future in…

  • 11/02/2021

Renovotec's 'Life After Brexit' warehouse consulting service: Deploying technology to replace people

• Warehousing and logistics labour crisis follows Brexit exodus of over 250,000 EU citizens from the UK … • Renovotec consulting solutions enable same-service warehousing with up to 30 per cent fewer staff … “Market demand for storage and distribution is escalating while labour levels in the…

  • 10/02/2021
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Midland Pallet Trucks offers advice to warehouse managers on reducing the risk of Covid-19 on the run-up to Christmas

As the warehousing industry enters into the busiest time of the year with record numbers of shoppers heading online to purchase Christmas gifts, a report from Amnesty International has drawn attention to the risks for warehouse workers tasked with fulfilling the growing demands of online shoppers.

  • 14/12/2020

How to optimise your stockholding power

By Paul McFadyen, Managing Director of metals4U … Whatever line of business you are in, every company and sole trader needs to procure stock. The commodities and products required will vary between business sectors, but ultimately, goods out are directly controlled by goods in. Ensuring your…

  • 19/10/2020

Work to start on new 125k sq ft Barnsley warehouse

Availability for industrial warehousing along the M1 corridor is set to increase as work on a new 125,000 sq ft distribution unit at Barnsley starts this month. Bramall Properties will begin the speculative building of Maple125 at Junction 36 in the third week of July at Maple Road in Tankersley…

  • 02/07/2020

Bis Henderson Space secures COVID-19 relief storage deal for NEXT with Clipper Logistics 

Warehouse space strategist, Bis Henderson Space, has successfully sourced significant garments-on-hangers (GoH) relief storage for high street fashion retail brand NEXT. The deal secures storage for up to 10,000 linear metres of rail at Clipper Logistics’ warehouse in Derbyshire. The 12-month…

  • 29/06/2020