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UPS enhances driver safety training with virtual reality

UPS (NYSE:UPS) this week announced the expansion of its driver training to include Virtual Reality (VR) headsets at its UPS Integrad locations in the United Kingdom and Germany. The VR headsets vividly simulate the experience of driving on German and UK city streets while teaching a more memorable classroom lesson. more

Meet over 400 suppliers of materials handling solutions under one roof

Logistics specialists can meet over 400 suppliers of a vast array of storage and materials handling solutions at IMHX 2019, the UK’s biggest and longest running intralogistics equipment exhibition, returning to the NEC, Birmingham, in September.


Give us a break, logistics drivers ask government

A year after roads minister Jesse Norman MP made a commitment to increase the provision of lorry parking places on the strategic road network, FTA is calling on Norman to deliver on this promise after a new survey indicated that drivers believe the situation has actually worsened in the past 12 months. more

Lawsons Timber creates space with multidirectional forklifts

The latest Combilift trucks to be deployed at the builder’s merchant are electric powered models.

Lawsons Timber was one of the first UK builders’ merchants to spot the potential of Combilift’s ... more

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FTA Transport Manager conferences back for autumn 2019

FTA’s Transport Manager conference series, sponsored by Bridgestone Tyres, will be back in autumn 2019 at 11 venues around the UK. more

Lifting apprenticeship enters draft form

Pickerings Lifts announces new managing director

A draft proposal to develop an occupational standard for the provisionally titled ‘Lifting Equipment Technician’ apprenticeship has been devised, following a meeting of the Trailblazer Working Group (TWG). more
Pickerings Lifts has announced that Paul Brooks will succeed Ian Bowers as managing director of the company from 1 April 2019, following Brooks' retirement at the end of March. more

Priority Freight sponsors Future Logistics live

Time-critical logistics specialist, Priority Freight, is the global expedited sponsor at this year's Future Logistics Live conference at Graz Airport, Austria. more

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