All posts by Melanie Stark

ATA restructure with a focus on safety

The Australian Trucking Association (ATA) is set to restructure to increase its focus on safety, ATA CEO Ben Maguire has announced. In the restructure, the ATA will combine its TruckSafe, Safety Truck, safety promotion and safety research activities into a single section within the organisation. The section will be headed by a new Safety, Health and Wellbeing Director. Melissa Weller, … Continue reading ATA restructure with a focus on safety

Wesfarmers to acquire Catch Group for $230 million

Wesfarmers has entered into an agreement to acquire Australian online retailer Catch Group for $230 million. Catch Group’s online operations are supported by two fulfilment centres located in Victoria. “Catch Group has a high calibre management team and a leading e-commerce platform with quality fulfilment assets. This acquisition represents an opportunity to accelerate Wesfarmers and … Continue reading Wesfarmers to acquire Catch Group for $230 million

One of Australia’s first multi-level warehouses takes shape in Sydney

Potter George has launched one of Sydney’s first multi-level industrial precinct as space tightens in the city for storage and industrial services. The $50 million development, currently being constructed and due for completion in 2021, is set on 8,433 square metres of land in Revesby, located 29 kilometres from the CBD and near the M5 … Continue reading One of Australia’s first multi-level warehouses takes shape in Sydney

New cost-efficient forklift range for Asia-Pacific market

Yale is introducing to Asia-Pacific its new UX Series of lift trucks for clients seeking cost-effective material handling solutions from a supplier they can trust with a reputable service backup. The Yale® UX Series counterbalance lift trucks, in six different capacities from 1.5-3.5 tonnes, provide an attractive option for customers across many industries who require … Continue reading New cost-efficient forklift range for Asia-Pacific market