All posts by Melanie Stark

Code-breaker

Contamination of product can cause serious issues for a brands reputation as well as regulatory challenges. Darryl Blackeby at ifm efector presents a track and trace solution. Most major supermarkets now require all suppliers to ensure all supplied products can be traced across the entire supply chain. Contamination, defects, recalls or even tampering can sometimes … Continue reading Code-breaker

Fork-wear protection – wearing correct clothing for forklift operation

Most industries require workers to conform to some sort of basic uniform standards—forklift drivers are no exception.  Wearing the correct clothing can make your job as a forklift driver safer, more efficient and more productive.  It is also important to realize that wearing inappropriate clothing whilst operating a forklift could lead to injuries or even … Continue reading Fork-wear protection – wearing correct clothing for forklift operation

VISA Global Logistics selects new Warehouse Management System

VISA Global Logistics has selected Manhattan Associate’s Warehouse Management System (WMS) to be deployed throughout its warehouses in Australia and New Zealand. According to Manhattan, the solution will allow VISA Global Logistics to provide its customers with improved real-time inventory visibility and transparency throughout its supply chain. VISA Global Logistics selected the Manhattan Active SCALE … Continue reading VISA Global Logistics selects new Warehouse Management System

Plans revealed to install electric vehicle charging points across Australia

US-company EV Connect has announced it will partner with Australian-firm Evie Networks to launch a fast-charging corridor in Australia for electric vehicle drivers. The network will be the largest of its kind in Australia. Evie Networks will use EV Connect’s EV Cloud platform to deploy and manage a network of 42 sites and over 80 … Continue reading Plans revealed to install electric vehicle charging points across Australia

Australia Post signs deal with Digital Wine Ventures

Digital Wine Ventures will partner with Australia Post to launch WINEDEPOT. A new trading and logistics platform for Australia’s multi-billion dollar wine industry. Australia Post will provide warehouses, staffing, backend IT systems and infrastructure. Catering for producers, distributors, importers and retailers of all sizes, the platform will allow orders to be fulfilled from inventory reserves … Continue reading Australia Post signs deal with Digital Wine Ventures