• The Impact to the Logistics Supply Chain following Brexit
    by Michelle Mooney on 16/04/2021 at 10:39 am

    Supply chain operations across the UK and EU are under pressure like never before. The pandemic, Brexit and outdated fulfilment models are all contributing to a major rethink on how supply chains operate. The participants will offer valuable thought leadership on what companies need to do to address the challenges and develop more sustainable models […] The post The Impact to the Logistics Supply Chain following Brexit appeared first on Logistics Manager.

  • Menzies Aviation commits to carbon neutrality by 2033
    by Michelle Mooney on 15/04/2021 at 3:14 pm

    Global logistics specialist Menzies has announced announced that it is making all of its operations carbon neutral by 2033. Menzies Aviation will formalise this industry-leading carbon neutrality commitment by becoming a signatory to the UN Global Compact in 2021, which supports the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In order to reach carbon neutrality Menzies […] The post Menzies Aviation commits to carbon neutrality by 2033 appeared first on Logistics Manager.

  • Half million sq ft warehouse and office scheme for Market Harborough
    by Liza Helps on 15/04/2021 at 8:22 am

    Plans for a 500,000 sq ft plus logistics and office scheme have been submitted to Harborough Council with the potential to create hundreds of new jobs for Market Harborough. Wellington Business Park is located to the north-west of the town on a 25-acre site within one mile of the A6 and forms part of the […] The post Half million sq ft warehouse and office scheme for Market Harborough appeared first on Logistics Manager.

  • Geek+ and AMH Material Handling deliver robotic sortation project with Asda Logistics Services
    by Michelle Mooney on 14/04/2021 at 3:54 pm

    Geek+ has partnered with Asda Logistics Services, and AMH Materials Handling to increase operational efficiencies at Asda’s distribution centre in South Elmsall, West Yorkshire. Sixty robots have been placed into the supermarket’s distribution centre, allowing 2,000 parcels to be sorted each hour with 99.99% accuracy through its Asda ‘Toyou’ service.   The installation marks the first […] The post Geek+ and AMH Material Handling deliver robotic sortation project with Asda Logistics Services appeared first on Logistics Manager.

  • Asos expands partnership with XPO Logistics
    by Michelle Mooney on 14/04/2021 at 11:02 am

    XPO Logistics and ASOS have expanded their partnership with a new Lichfield fulfilment centre and Barnsley contract renewal. XPO Logistics has today announced it has been awarded the contract to manage a new fulfilment centre in Lichfield Staffordshire for online retailer Asos. The 437,000 sq ft distribution centre at Fradley Park is expected to commence […] The post Asos expands partnership with XPO Logistics appeared first on Logistics Manager.