Warehouse technology innovator SnapFulfil is beating the pandemic blues with a string of new business wins in both the UK and US.

In the past eight weeks the cloud-based warehouse management system (WMS) provider, has enjoyed a significant uplift in enquiries and quickly onboarded five new clients – particularly because its implementation and support teams excel in remote augmentation. The latest include Newcastle-upon-Tyne based DC Iron, which has also seen demand soar for its wrought iron components […]

Kӧrber Named A Leader In Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant For Warehouse Management Systems.

Körber views its recognition as a testament to depth of offerings and vision to conquer supply chain complexity. Koerber-LogoKörber, the global supply chain technology leader from software to materials handling automation, is placed as a Leader in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) report. To Körber, the recognition exemplifies the possibilities of […]

Hikrobot Announces OW Robotics As New UK Partner.

Hikrobot, one of the world’s leading robotics companies, has announced a new partnership with British firm OW Robotics (OWR) in a potential shake-up for UK warehouse automation. The Chinese manufacturer develops some of the most advanced industrial technology available including robots, machine vision and industrial unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). Now the company is teaming up […]

Rhenus Expands Presence In North Brabant With 31,885 Square Metres Warehouse In Oirschot.

Rhenus Contract Logistics has recently opened its sixth warehouse in North Brabant in the Netherlands. The additional 31,885 square metres warehouse located in Oirschot is a dedicated operation for a Rhenus customer in the medical device industry. “We have served this customer for more than ten years; the last seven years in our Eindhoven operation. […]

More Than Ever The Devil’s In The (Data) Detail Says SnapFulfil.

WMS innovator SnapFulfil is looking up during economic downturn with an increasingly data-driven approach to help weather the COVID storm and be in a stronger position when it clears. For warehouse operators, both large and small, who play a pivotal role in keeping the supply chain operational, this means maintaining the flow of goods and […]

New Hyster® Pallet And Stacker Trucks For General-Purpose Warehouse Operations.

Hyster Europe is extending its range of warehouse equipment with the launch of a new uncomplicated and cost-effective range of pallet and stacker trucks, ideal for general-purpose operations. “We are adding to our existing range of warehouse products to provide even more choice when specifying equipment to meet your particular application’s needs,” says Rob O’Donoghue, […]

80% Of Companies Are Planning To Invest In Technology For Their Warehouses.

High street retailers have seen footfall decrease over recent years as online sales become the more popular and convenient way to shop. E-commerce is growing rapidly across the world and is changing the way people shop – as consumers and as businesses – meaning warehousing and logistics have become critical for all manufacturers and retailers […]

Keep Calm And Carry On: Two Ways A WMS Can Support Corona-Hit Warehouses.

Economic indicators up to January showed an improvement in global business activity, with rising orders and output levels. Coronavirus has put an abrupt end to that optimism. Economists are now downgrading their growth forecasts and thanks to the threat of this virus, 2020 could become the toughest trading year since 2009, the height of the […]

Fuel Efficiency The Focus For New Volvos At GMA Warehousing & Transport.

Ipswich-based GMA Warehousing & Transport is taking delivery of four new Volvo 26-tonners which have been specified for maximum fuel efficiency, as part of efforts to reduce the company’s fuel use and impact on the environment. Supplied by Volvo Truck & Bus Centre East Anglia, the order includes four FM 6×2 rigids with Globetrotter cabs […]