Lilley’s Cider is replacing its time-consuming paper-based processes with logistics planning, route optimisation and electronic proof of delivery software from Podfather, in a move aimed at cutting administration and fuel costs. The award-winning drinks manufacturer operates its own national distribution network, supplying more than 3,000 pubs, shops, festivals and other outlets across the UK with […]
“You’re crippling us!” – logistics firm to cut jobs and relocate over extension to Low Emissions Zone
The MD of a major logistics specialist based near Heathrow has hit out at London mayor Sadiq Khan’s decision to widen the Low Emissions Zone (LEZ), insisting it is crippling his business.
Meachers Global Logistics has expanded its fleet with seven new specialist vehicles as part of a £1.5m investment programme to widen its range of services to customers.
Party products supplier Wonder has invested £8m in an automated warehouse robotic system, able to pick around 35,000 stock keeping units (SKUs) and helping in its aim to become a £500m business by 2026. The Milton Keynes firm built the Autostore system within its existing 100,000sq ft distribution centre and it said the investment will […]