SHD Logistics

Zetes wins Krispy Kreme contract

Published: November 21, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

Krispy Kreme chooses ZetesAres Direct Store Delivery (DSD) Saas solution to improve sales and customer account management.

Zetes has been awarded a three year contract to provide its ZetesAres Direct to Store Delivery (DSD) solution to Krispy Kreme UK. Renowned for its speciality doughnuts, Krispy Kreme has opted for a Saas solution powered by the Zetes MCL Mobility Platform, to ensure ease of deployment and management.

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Product focus: Liflex lithium ion energy system

Published: November 20, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

Are you using lead acid batteries as your source of motive power for you MHE equipment? Do you want to charge your battery quicker? These are just a couple of the issues that come up time  and time again.

The Liflex lithium ion energy system offers solutions to all of the above and many more plus being prismatic in construction it offers far more capacity (up to 480A/h) as opposed to other lithium ion mono block constructions.

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Doosan Industrial Vehicle UK launches six new warehouse products – with more to come in 2015

Published: November 20, 2014 by Peter MacLeod

Fork lift truck manufacturer Doosan Industrial Vehicle UK has launched six new warehouse products, with two more due to launch in 2015.

Built at Doosan’s German manufacturing facility just outside Berlin, the new Doosan warehouse range is manufactured in line with the company’s ethos of heavy duty, durable, no-nonsense machines.

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Quality salt spreader makes an impact with Impact

Published: November 19, 2014 by Peter MacLeod

As thoughts turn to winter and the issues that come with frozen yards, a cost-effective forklift-mounted salt spreader from Vale Engineering (York) Ltd could be the answer.

Traditionally the gritting of car parks, factory sites and distribution centres has been challenging, stressful and - if the winter weather takes hold - can be costly to a business.

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Briggs Equipment provides boost for future warehouse and logistics professionals

Published: November 19, 2014 by Peter MacLeod

Leading materials handling solutions provider, Briggs Equipment UK Limited, is demonstrating its commitment to help develop the next generation of logistics professionals by strengthening its link with a Derbyshire college.

The firm is continuing its sponsorship of a new Skillsbase Training Centre at Harpur Hill, which is operated by Buxton & Leek College and was opened by Transport Secretary, Patrick McLoughlin MP earlier this year.

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Samuel Grant launches Samson Nano

Published: November 19, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

Packed with innovative technology, and boasting the lowest turntable height of any other available pallet wrapper, the Nano from Samuel Grant Group offers a complete turnkey solution to businesses.

With no cost outlay to install or maintain the machine, it also offers a transparent costing model, charging only per pallet wrapped with no hidden costs, and removing all maintenance concerns from the clients. Real-time information is easy to gather from the machine, facilitating ongoing evaluation of its service.

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UK Coal moves closer to becoming Harworth Estates

Published: November 18, 2014 by Peter MacLeod

The transformation of UK Coal into logistics property developer Harworth Estates has moved a step closer.

Coalfield Resources, formerly known as UK Coal, has acquired the 75.1% of the company owned by the Pension Protection Fund on behalf of coalfield pensions.

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Enter the SHD Logistics Awards now

Entry is now open for the SHD Logistics Awards. Fancy your chances of picking up a trophy?

The Awards are open to any business either from within the logistics industry or in an industry that features logistics as part of its operations.Over 100 companies have already registered their interest in entering the Awards.

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