Rolling out the ‘green’ tyre for fuel economy and sustainability
Tyre manufacturers are continuing to find ways to develop tyres that reduce full consumption, and with the introduction of stricter environmental laws and standards, the need to have a fuel-efficient ‘green’ tyre is becoming imperative.
3PL overhaul gives Lion’s Dairy & Drinks division a competitive edge
LION (formerly Lion Nathan National Foods) is a leading beverage and food company with a portfolio that includes many of Australia and New Zealand’s favourite brands. Last year, Lion engaged Linfox to manage the majority of its Australian distribution requirements.
Lean Manufacturing: What it means for the shop floor
Automation of processes to improve productivity and operational effectiveness is a major key to success for Australian manufacturers in 2012 and beyond writes Tony Repaci.
Industry experience gets students careers moving
A group of WA high school students recently took part in a unique transport & logistics course at Challenger Institute of Technology.
The students worked with local businesses, gaining practical experience from their industry placements.
Mercury Awards winners revealed!
The winners of the 6th annual Logistics & Materials Handling Mercury Awards rewarded and recognised Australia’s very best in the logistics, supply chain and materials handling sectors at Waters Edge in Sydney last night.
Living Lab paves way for ‘ground-breaking’ transport and logistics technology
The Future Logistics Living Lab is Australia’s first high technology “living lab” to test and develop new technology for the transport and logistics sector. Annie Dang writes.