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Crown Paints looks to the future with new warehouse in Hull

Crown Paints has commenced work on a new state-of-the-art raw material and packaging warehouse facility at its Hull manufacturing base. The warehouse, which will be located at Crown Paints’ Sculcoates Lane site, represents a £4.4 million investment by Crown Paints, and will create an…

  • 3 days ago

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

4 ways cleanliness is integral to warehouse efficiency this Christmas

Christmas is always a busy time for businesses along the supply chain, but warehouses will face a unique set of challenges this year. Barry Crackett, from Brushtec , shares his insight into the power that cleaning could have on productivity. As the approach to the festive season is combined with a…

  • 26/11/2020

Plans for premium logistics hub in Leeds to boost local employment

Leading multi-sector property developer, Caddick Developments, has brought forward plans to deliver a new high-quality logistics and industrial hub at Leeds Valley Park. The proposals would result in a significant employment boost to the area, totalling between 400 and 500 jobs once completed, and…

  • 16/11/2020

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

2020 has seen package deliveries become a national pastime

2020 has seen package deliveries become a national pastime: your delivery process has become as important as your product … Gary Peeling, CEO, Where The Trade Buys … Gary Peeling, CEO at UK commercial print company: Where The Trade Buys , currently producing PPE for UK education spaces, workplaces…

  • 08/09/2020

‘Prepare for a new kind of holiday shopping season’, warns warehousing expert

Midland Pallet Trucks, a UK leader in the provision of quality materials handling equipment such as high lift pallet trucks, drum loaders, and machinery jacks to warehouses across the country, is warning that in addition to making changes for COVID-secure reopenings, retailers will also need to…

  • 01/09/2020

Renovotec launches 3-month Trial Scheme for Honeywell PX940 error-free barcode printer

· Prints labels that are defect-free and 100 per cent accurate every time … · Does away with unreadable barcodes, non-compliance and returned shipments … · Designed for heavily regulated industries including food, pharmaceuticals and automotive … · Three month PX940…

  • 16/07/2020
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New Hyster website to meet demand for used equipment

Hyster Europe launches a new website www.hysterused.com to help end users find high-quality used and refurbished Hyster lift trucks for their specific application needs. “Not every application demands a new machine, a used or fully refurbished Hyster lift truck, supplied by an official Hyster…

  • 07/07/2020

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