Exact Logistics claims it has saved around 130 days of work annually after developing its own software to handle orders from Germany. It developed the freight processing system to meet demand after buying into German freight sharing firm CTL in November. The system has allowed the firm to save time through automatic postcode and address checks using information from international post offices, sending automatic responses to customers and updating the transport control system. MD Adam Shuter said: “International deliveries represent […]
Upmarket grocer Fortnum & Mason has increased the efficiency of its tea packing process by installing a dedicated chamber within the retailer’s warehouse in Sutton near Ely in Cambridgeshire.
Pall-Ex has restructured a number of its member postcodes in a move that sees two new members join the network from rival Palletways.
Rugby-based Exact Logistics has bought into CTL, a German freight sharing firm, that will see it increase volumes by an anticipated 80% over the next 12 months. The “five-figure” deal will enable Exact to deliver and collect from CTL’s 130 ‘partners’ between Germany and the UK and Ireland, as well as offer daily services between Germany and the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Greece, Malta, Hungary, Slovenia and Finland. Adam Shuter, MD of Exact, said he was “delighted” to have secured the […]