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Integrating man and machine: a fresh approach for modern grocery warehouses

Integrating man and machine: a fresh approach for modern grocery warehouses

Grocery DCs have increasingly embraced automation to help reduce labour-intensive manual work and increase overall efficiency so that fresh goods get delivered to shelves as fast as possible.

'Norway Plus' is least damaging form of Brexit

The so-called “Norway Plus” option is the least damaging practical form of Brexit for UK companies trading with EU countries.

Simple driverless transport for quick retail returns

Simple driverless transport for quick retail returns

An online retailer’s profitability will stand or fall on having time- and cost-effective returns management. Edward Hutchison explains how driverless transport systems can fulfil this need in online retail intralogistics operations.

Fuelling the freight industry’s future with gas

Fuelling the freight industry’s future with gas

Following this year’s Freight in the City Expo, Mark Gilks, Transport Specialist at Calor, outlines the lessons learned from the event and why the future is looking positive for gas-based fuels.

Going the distance: the advantages of bespoke steering for HGVs

Going the distance: the advantages of bespoke steering for HGVs

What are the most common reasons a HGV fails its MOT? Brake issues, headlamp outages and steering mechanism faults are all up there, and it’s time to address the latter.