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Rocla’s Automation Solution Maximizes Storage Capacity and Saves Money

    Rocla’s Automation Solution Maximizes Storage Capacity and Saves Money

Operations at Valio’s new whey powder factory started gradually in Autumn 2014. The main goal was to build a fully automated warehouse. Valio also needed to maximize the storage capacity

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Towards a Fairer Food Supply Chain – European Commission Asks For Input

    Towards a Fairer Food Supply Chain – European Commission Asks For Input

The European Commission is launching an EU-wide public consultation on how to make the EU food supply chain fairer. Farmers, citizens and other interested parties are invited to share their

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Goplasticpallets.com Welcomes a New Folding Twistlock Box to the Family

    Goplasticpallets.com Welcomes a New Folding Twistlock Box to the Family

Goplasticpallets.com has introduced a new edition to The Twistlock Box range – New GoFold 34200P. Manufactured by Cabka-IPS, the Twistlock range is a popular folding container among retailers, grocers, and

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Using Reco Without Risk – Schütz’s IBC System is the Answer

    Using Reco Without Risk – Schütz’s IBC System is the Answer

Once they have been used, transport containers re-enter the market after treatment with several different processes that range from simple cleaning to complex reconditioning. When it comes to reusing IBCs

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AGRO Merchants Group Completes Phase 1 of Rebranding

    AGRO Merchants Group Completes Phase 1 of Rebranding

AGRO Merchants Group, a global leader in cold storage and logistics solutions, has successfully completed the first phase of rebranding of their portfolio companies to one common brand name. Rebranding

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Energy-efficient LED Upgrade ‘Dramatically’ Improves Light Levels For Highland Spring

    Energy-efficient LED Upgrade ‘Dramatically’ Improves Light Levels For Highland Spring

Highland Spring, the Scottish bottled water supplier, has recently implemented high-efficiency, long-life Tamlite LED EXPO products at its warehouse in Blackford, Perthshire. Established in 1979, Highland Spring Group (HSG) operates and maintains factories

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BrewDog Appoints XPO Logistics to Manage Chilled Warehousing Contract

    BrewDog Appoints XPO Logistics to Manage Chilled Warehousing Contract

XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, has signed a contract with craft beer pioneer BrewDog, one of the UK’s fastest-growing food and drinks companies. XPO

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First Phase of Complex Logistics Centre Completed For Swiss Food Company

    First Phase of Complex Logistics Centre Completed For Swiss Food Company

Automated materials handling solutions specialist TGW Logistics has completed a major milestone in the development of a huge logistics centre being built for Swiss food company Coop on a 110,000

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Real Time Environmental Data Collection – Inside a Food Pack!

    Real Time Environmental Data Collection – Inside a Food Pack!

EMCO Packaging has developed an advanced and highly sensitive data logger that collects environmental data actually from the inside of a food pack. It measures oxygen content, temperature, relative humidity

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DS Smith Solves e-commerce Supply Chain Challenges

    DS Smith Solves e-commerce Supply Chain Challenges

DS Smith, Europe’s leading packaging strategist, has revealed details of two major technological developments at one of Europe’s largest e-commerce events, #Deliver2 in Berlin. DISCS™ An industry first, DISCS™ tests

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Warburtons Boosts Supply Chain With FuturMaster

    Warburtons Boosts Supply Chain With FuturMaster

Warburtons, the largest bakery brand in the UK with sales of £551 million last year, prides itself on the freshness of its bread, manufactured and delivered daily to over 18,500

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Atelier Dumon: A One Stop Shop Company – For Your Materials Pallet Handling Needs

    Atelier Dumon: A One Stop Shop Company – For Your Materials Pallet Handling Needs

Bespoke design and automation of material pallet handling solutions and hydraulic elevators is the core business of Atelier Dumon. Atelier Dumon is a family owned company, based in Bruges, Belgium,

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New Schütz Factory in Poland Officially Opened

    New Schütz Factory in Poland Officially Opened

On 22 June, the new Schütz Polska Sp. z o.o. factory was officially opened, and the inauguration was duly celebrated with a large event. At the beginning of December 2016,

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Total Produce Invests in Environmentally Friendly LPG Autogas Fleet

    Total Produce Invests in Environmentally Friendly LPG Autogas Fleet

In what is a first in Irish agri-business, Total Produce has partnered with Gallagher Brother Haulage to convert a fleet of eight 40ft. lorries from conventional diesel fuelled vehicles to

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Matthew Clark Picks Paragon’s Multi Drop Routing Software

    Matthew Clark Picks Paragon’s Multi Drop Routing Software

Matthew Clark, a leading UK drinks distributor, has teamed up with Paragon to enhance its customer experience while minimising the impact of deliveries on the environment. The company has adopted

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Gas Power Now Bringing Brewing Grains to Guinness

    Gas Power Now Bringing Brewing Grains to Guinness

In a bid to reduce carbon emissions Diageo has teamed up with its suppliers to commission a new gas powered truck to deliver grain to the St. James’ Gate Brewery

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International Best Practice Being Shared to Support Vibrant Food Chains

    International Best Practice Being Shared to Support Vibrant Food Chains

Teagasc (the Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority) recently hosted 20 EU experts in Galway for a 2-day meeting to examine short food supply chains. This network, known as the

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Cargill to Establish New European Logistics Platform For Malt

    Cargill to Establish New European Logistics Platform For Malt

Cargill’s malt business has announced a partnership with Zuidnatie, a Belgian logistics service provider, to build a new logistics platform in the port of Antwerp. Set to open in August

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Four PET Lines With High Flexibility

    Four PET Lines With High Flexibility

ACMI has installed in one of the South American plants of the Coca-Cola Femsa Group four PET lines of the latest generation each able to handle 12 different formats. Of

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Tna to Double Production Line Speeds With New Ultra-high Speed Systems

    Tna to Double Production Line Speeds With New Ultra-high Speed Systems

Tna has launched performance 5.0, a revolutionary new approach to high-speed production line performance ahead of this year’s interpack in Düsseldorf, Germany. Comprising a brand new high performance vertical packaging

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Deliveroo Embraces Blue Sky Thinking

    Deliveroo Embraces Blue Sky Thinking

After almost two years in the making, Deliveroo Extreme Delivery, the innovative new concept taking the food delivery industry to all new heights – quite literally – has been launched

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AGRO Merchants Group Expands in the Iberian Region

    AGRO Merchants Group Expands in the Iberian Region

AGRO Merchants Group, a global leader in cold storage and logistics solutions, has announced the acquisition of Cold Land SGPS SA from funds affiliated with Inter-Risco, a premier Portuguese private

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Ravenwood Launches End of Line Quality Control System

  Ravenwood Launches End of Line Quality Control System

Linerless gurus, Ravenwood Packaging has unveiled its latest game-changing technology, the VXR; combining vision, x-ray and seal check technology. The

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Fox’s Biscuits Streamlines Production and Service Levels After Deploying FuturMaster Supply Chain Technology

  Fox’s Biscuits Streamlines Production and Service Levels After Deploying FuturMaster Supply Chain Technology

Fox’s, the £250 million UK biscuit company, has improved its forecasting, manufacturing and promotions planning practices after implementing new supply

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AGRO Merchants Group Unveils Next Phase of its Development

  AGRO Merchants Group Unveils Next Phase of its Development

AGRO Merchants Group recently celebrated the opening of their first European greenfield site in the port of Rotterdam. AGRO Merchants

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£1 Million Boost For Scottish Aquaculture Supply Chain Innovation

  £1 Million Boost For Scottish Aquaculture Supply Chain Innovation

A £1 million pilot programme to boost innovation in aquaculture in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland is set to

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Dave Howorth Joins SCALA

  Dave Howorth Joins SCALA

Dave Howorth (pictured) is joining the SCALA Consulting team as an Executive Director. Dave Howarth was previously Supply Chain Director

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How Provenance is Driving the British Food and Drink Sector

  How Provenance is Driving the British Food and Drink Sector

By Jennifer Sillars, Food & Drink Marketing Executive, Ideagen The UK food and drink sector is an economic success. The

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Premier Foods Names CHEP ‘Supplier of the Year’

  Premier Foods Names CHEP ‘Supplier of the Year’

CHEP has been named Supplier of the Year at the 2016 Premier Foods Awards. CHEP was singled out for bringing

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New Warehouse Offers Maximum Product Safety For Taiyo

  New Warehouse Offers Maximum Product Safety For Taiyo

Taiyo, a pioneer in the research and manufacture of functional ingredients for the food, beverage, medical food and pharmaceutical industries,

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Abbey Logistics Acquires Leading UK Liquid Food Transport Company

  Abbey Logistics Acquires Leading UK Liquid Food Transport Company

Abbey Logistics Group, one of the UK’s largest bulk food tanker businesses, has acquired the complete share capital of Armet Logistics,

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Carlsberg Group Appoints New Executive Vice President For Supply Chain

  Carlsberg Group Appoints New Executive Vice President For Supply Chain

Carlsberg Group has announced that Philip A. Hodges will join Carlsberg Group as EVP Supply Chain and member of the

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Nestlé Recognised as Climate Change Leader in Supply Chain

  Nestlé Recognised as Climate Change Leader in Supply Chain

Nestlé has been recognised as a global leader in reducing carbon emissions and tackling climate change across its supply chain.

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Oakland International Web Relaunch Champions Transformative Change

  Oakland International Web Relaunch Champions Transformative Change

County Meath business, Oakland International, a sustainable family business held in high regard within the multi temperature supply chain arena,

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Danone Deepens Commitment to Circular Economy

  Danone Deepens Commitment to Circular Economy

Danone and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation have announced a partnership aimed at accelerating the global transition to a circular economy.

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EU Can, and Should, Do Better to Combat Food Waste

  EU Can, and Should, Do Better to Combat Food Waste

Although a number of EU policies have the potential to combat food waste, their potential is not being exploited, according

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Oakland International Ireland Retains Global BRC Standard

  Oakland International Ireland Retains Global BRC Standard

Supply chain distribution specialist Oakland International has retained British Retailers Consortium’s (BRC) quality audit for storage and distribution for their

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A Winning Year as 2016 Bears Great Accolades For Culina Group

  A Winning Year as 2016 Bears Great Accolades For Culina Group

2016 has been a winning year for the Culina Group,  food and drink logistics specialist, and was recently rounded off

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European Milk Package Strengthens Dairy Producers’ Position in the Supply Chain

  European Milk Package Strengthens Dairy Producers’ Position in the Supply Chain

The European Commission has published the second report on the operation of the so-called Milk Package, a series of measures

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New Finance Director Appointed at Matcon

  New Finance Director Appointed at Matcon

Matcon, the specialist in IBC (Intermediate Bulk Container) Systems, has announced that Israr Ghulam has joined the company as Finance

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Egemin to Build Third Automated High-bay Warehouse For Agristo

  Egemin to Build Third Automated High-bay Warehouse For Agristo

Belgian pre-fried and frozen potato products manufacturer Agristo is teaming up with Egemin Automation for the third time in a

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Jungheinrich Expands Portfolio to Include SAP EWM Solutions

  Jungheinrich Expands Portfolio to Include SAP EWM Solutions

An ever growing number of companies are relying on SAP standard software to manage their processes along the entire logistics

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The True Cost of Wrapping Your Pallets

  The True Cost of Wrapping Your Pallets

In recent weeks there has been some debate on the pros and cons of the cost of wrapping pallets from

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SSI SCHAEFER – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

  SSI SCHAEFER – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

The SSI Schaefer Group is the world’s leading provider of modular warehousing and logistics solutions. It employs over 8,500 people

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Woodland Group Expands into the Food and Beverage Industry

  Woodland Group Expands into the Food and Beverage Industry

Woodland Group, the independent global freight forwarding and supply chain specialist, is expanding into the food and beverage logistics industry

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The Automated Technology Group – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

  The Automated Technology Group – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

The Automated Technology Group are a leading global supplier of control and power solutions for industrial automation. Now part of

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Doosan – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

  Doosan – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

Doosan Industrial Vehicle UK is part of the $21bn global Doosan Corporation. We supply innovative, reliable forklift trucks with simple,

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Hörmann UK – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

  Hörmann UK – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

In the market for construction components, more and more gates, doors, frames and operators carry the Hörmann name, making Hörmann

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Snapfulfil – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

  Snapfulfil – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

Snapfulfil specialises in Warehouse Management Systems to make you more efficient From fast-growing e-commerce start-ups to multi-national corporations, more and

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Westbrook Industrial Limited – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

  Westbrook Industrial Limited – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

ASG Services – Labelling and Safety Solutions At ASG Services we have gained an excellent reputation for providing the most

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BCP Software – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

  BCP Software – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

Founded in 1979, Business Computer Projects Ltd is a leading UK systems house specialising in Supply Chain Software to help

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Conveyor Systems Ltd – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

  Conveyor Systems Ltd – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

Conveyor Systems Ltd offer an array of engineering expertise and a wealth of experience in materials handling solutions however complex,

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Gideon Hillman Consulting – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

  Gideon Hillman Consulting – IMHX 2016 – Exhibitor Profile

Gideon Hillman Consulting, established in 2004, is one of the UKs leading Supply Chain and Logistics Consultancies servicing it’s clients

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A Busy Year Ahead For AGRO Merchants Group

  A Busy Year Ahead For AGRO Merchants Group

AGRO Merchants Group was established with one goal in mind: to build a strong worldwide network of family-owned cold storage

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