Warehousing & Logistics

TGW furnishes Pfister with efficient materials handling solution

Automated warehouse solution provider TGW is implementing an efficient materials handling operation for Switzerland’s largest furniture retailer, Pfister. Founded in 1882 Möbel Pfister has evolved into Switzerland’s largest furniture and interior design specialist. It currently has…

🕘 23/01/2015

Overhead conveyor powered by Bauer improves productivity for bottling plant

While forklifts are excellent tools for transporting heavy pallets from place to place, they can also pose a very real risk to employee safety and cause damage to stock; this is especially true in an extremely busy working environment. One Swiss drinks manufacturer found that its bottling plant was…

🕘 16/01/2015

New white paper analyses impacts of 3D printing on manufacturing and logistics

3D printing has been used by the automotive and aerospace industries to build prototypes for some time now. However, over the last few years, 3D printing technologies have evolved at a rapid pace. A new white paper by software solution provider AEB offers six theories on how this technology will…

🕘 16/01/2015

Overhead conveyor powered by Bauer improves productivity for bottling plant

While forklifts are excellent tools for transporting heavy pallets from place to place, they can also pose a very real risk to employee safety and cause damage to stock; this is especially true in an extremely busy working environment. One leading Swiss drinks manufacturer found that its bottling…

🕘 15/01/2015

Step into the future of logistics and supply chain

Access has launched two new white papers looking into how converging trends are shaping the future of logistics and strategic supply chain developments. ‘Step into the future of logistics’ examines how current trends are changing logistics. E-commerce has significant implications for…

🕘 07/01/2015

New facility drives operational efficiencies and promotes competitiveness

W&H Systems, a full-service integrator of material handling systems, has announced the recent opening of Southern Wine & Spirits of America’s highly automated warehouse in Union City, CA. Developed in partnership with W&H Systems and Westfalia Technologies, the new facility houses…

🕘 12/12/2014

TGW boosts productivity for LLOYD shoes

Automated warehouse solutions provider TGW has installed a materials handling solution for shoe manufacturer LLOYD in Germany. For the past 125 years LLOYD has been producing high quality men’s and women’s shoes that have a hallmark red stripe on the heels. Currently exporting to more…

🕘 04/12/2014

Fashion brand installs KNAPP solution in stylish new warehouse

A futuristic logistics centre is taking shape in Bodelshausen, Germany, at the state-of-the-art headquarters of the international women's fashion brand, Marc Cain. With a buoyant order book, Marc Cain is investing around €34m in its logistics capacity, including automated warehouse systems…

🕘 04/12/2014

BITO creates more room in Bidvest’s freezer

BITO Storage Solutions has provided Bidvest Logistics with a space efficient push-back racking solution, which also accommodates marshalling to optimise available space in a coldstore. Bidvest Logistics is the leading supplier of logistics and supply chain solutions to the UK hospitality and…

🕘 28/11/2014

Greater cold store cost efficiency through new design and technologies

How can you boost your cold store cost efficiency and introduce flexibility at the same time? Better cold store design and more specifically better storage technology can result in considerably lower labour costs and energy bills. A typical cold store utilises selective pallet racking technology…

🕘 25/11/2014