Global Materials Handling joins Toyota network

20th April 2022 Toyota Material Handling UK (TMH UK) has appointed a new addition to its national dealer network. Saint Helens-based Global Materials Handling Ltd became the official Toyota dealer for the north west of England when managing director Andy Evans (pictured right) put pen to paper at a signing ceremony at the company’s premises at Haydock attended by TMH UK’s managing director, Nick Duckworth (pictured… Continue reading Global Materials Handling joins Toyota network

Q&A: Glenn Koepke, GM, Network Collaboration, FourKites

Logistics Management Group News Editor Jeff Berman recently spoke with Glenn Koepke, GM, Network Collaboration, for Chicago-based FourKites, a provider of real-time tracking and visibility solutions across transportation modes and digital platforms. Koepke provided Berman with an overview of the impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict on North American supply chain and logistics operations, rates, capacity,… Continue reading Q&A: Glenn Koepke, GM, Network Collaboration, FourKites

STILL establishes own 5G network

In order to participate in various research projects, develop innovative products and implement a smart factory, the intralogistics provider STILL has now set up its own 5G network at its Hamburg headquarters. Already today, we see largely autonomous transport vehicles in production halls and warehouses. However, their capabilities still remain inferior to those of humans,… Continue reading STILL establishes own 5G network

Cooperative Logistics Network now offering e-learning

The Cooperative Logistics Network – an international alliance of more than 320 hand-picked freight forwarders – has launched its Online Logistics Academy. To this end, the E-Learning Platform has been inaugurated with two courses specialised in international logistics and freight forwarding and a SOC Masterclass focused on Shipper Owned Containers. The programmes will allow members… Continue reading Cooperative Logistics Network now offering e-learning

Clark expands dealer network in the Middle East

Clark Europe has signed a new sales partner for the State of Qatar, Rumaillah Motors, and with this strategic step has further expanded the Clark sales network in the Middle East. Rumaillah Motors has its company headquarters in the capital Doha. Founded in 1978, the company has made a name for itself as a supplier… Continue reading Clark expands dealer network in the Middle East

Guide: How to Optimize the Design of Your Supply Chain Network

By Gurobi · February 14, 2022 Your supply chain network forms the foundation that your business is built upon. Designing and deploying a robust supply chain network will position your company for growth. For decades, mathematical optimization has been the go-to tool for supply chain network design. This AI technology is used by companies across… Continue reading Guide: How to Optimize the Design of Your Supply Chain Network

Cloud WMS helps Sainsbury’s transform network

Körber has partnered with UK supermarket chain Sainsbury’s, which also comprises general merchandise retailer Argos, to deliver K.Motion Warehouse Management System (WMS) to enable the transformation of its logistics and fulfilment networks. In a rapidly changing business landscape, modern retailers need unified and effective warehouse management solutions to handle increasingly complex supply chains and meet… Continue reading Cloud WMS helps Sainsbury’s transform network