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PD Ports welcomes Government’s ‘free ports’ announcement

The Government’s decision to launch a public consultation on ‘free ports’ has received support from PD Ports, the owners of Teesport.

Productive picking on every level

Productive picking on every level

Multi-tier shelving will improve warehouse efficiency by allowing simultaneous order picking on several tiers to reduce order throughput times, writes Edward Hutchison, Managing Director of BITO Storage Systems.

HS2 green light: Industry reaction

HS2 green light: Industry reaction

The Government has confirmed HS2 will be delivered in full, with work on Phases 1 and 2A given the green light to commence immediately and Phase 2B to be developed towards implementation.

Government confirms introduction of imports controls

Government confirms introduction of imports controls

The Government has confirmed plans to introduce import controls on EU goods at the border after the transition period ends on 31 December 2020.

Sustainability will drive a trend of ‘lean and green’ supply chains

Sustainability will drive a trend of ‘lean and green’ supply chains

Sustainability is a hot topic and will drive a trend of lean and green supply chains in 2020. Many businesses are already investing in programmes to reduce their carbon footprints and we’ll see greater focus placed on enhancing such initiatives through eco-first efficiencies.