Europa Warehouse, a division of Europa Worldwide, has retained its contract with Outback Barbecues for the third year running. The customer was first won in 2014, and Outback has signed a £250,000 deal at Europa’s Birmingham site (pictured) for 2017. Europa also supplies logistics services for the business as well as warehouse services, including collection of the bonded containers from the shipping port in China, customs clearance and delivery to UK distributors, retail outlets and homes. Mark Osborne, VP Europe […]
Confectionery manufacturer Fini Sweets has outsourced its warehousing and distribution in the UK to Palletways’ warehousing business Palletways Fulfilment.
A simple yet ingenious plastic cover for the tips of forklift truck tines could save thousands of pounds in damage to palletised loads, according to the manufacturer SumoSafe.
Working practices in the supply chain have been thrust into the limelight by the BBC’s investigative series Panorama. Earlier this week the programme aired an edition highlighting long shifts and tough picking targets at a DC run by internet retailer Amazon.