Should physical retailers utilise their store network as mini distribution centres as they seek to compete with the success of e-commerce players? To help you form your own opinion, here are the advantages and disadvantages of the ship-from-store technique, which has become a popular method with Australian retailers.
Local business Endeavour Forklifts has been awarded Safecontractor accreditation for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety. Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors.
Baumann, the world’s largest sideloader manufacturer, has appointed Hannaman Material Handling as official distributors for North Wales. The appointment takes the total number of UK distributors to six.
Established in Boston, England in 1907, Jakemans specialises in producing quality menthol based natural throat and chest remedies. Although Jakemans remains in Lincolnshire to this day, the privately run confectionary business has also made their move to America, where a wide range of their products are sold.
So I'm a bit late to the party here, but I just found out that DHL are already using drones to deliver small packages to the German island of Juist. Meaning DHL beat Amazon to the goalposts and just decided not to make a song and dance over it.
A customer of Windsor Materials Handling for over 20 years, TST’s Hull terminal is home to all manner of Windsor-supplied equipment, including counterbalance forklifts, sideloaders, reach stackers, tugs, scrubber driers and trailers.
Is it just us, or does technology make it easier to work out what we want, and yet seemingly harder to get it? Okay, it’s easy to order, but if we could just talk to someone… From the suppliers’ point of view, is technology giving a little dangerous knowledge to more and more confused buyers?
How much is a forklift? As sarcastic but savvy salespeople might put it – how long is a piece of string? Most businesses look for a ballpark figure when pricing up the addition of forklifts to their fleet, and if that’s what you’re looking for, the approximate cost is around £75 per week. However, if you want to know what points to consider before committing to hiring or purchasing forklifts, we have listed them here for you.
A new local business has received factory seal of approval for the provision of new Mitsubishi forklift trucks. Endeavour forklifts, based in Aldwarke, Rotherham is a provider of service, parts, sales and hire for the region’s forklift users. Founded by Rotherham-born, Jason Reynolds, the business was created specifically for exclusive distribution rights to Mitsubishi forklifts in South and West Yorkshire.
As with most legal matters, the details surrounding Probate can seem daunting at times. For the most part, Solicitors try to put things in a clear and concise manner, but it's not always a simple matter...
Baumann, the world’s largest producer of diesel, LPG and electric sideloaders, is to set up its own UK business in support of a growing dealer network. Baumann UK will offer technical training and parts support, specification and marketing advice, as well as a direct link with the Italian factory.
Businesses looking to take advantage of commercial waste incentive programmes may be creating conditions that endanger their employees, according to leading forks and attachment specialists, Invicta.