• Look Who’s Talking

    July 23, 2007 0 comment

    Join Dematic’s Real Time Logistics group for breakfast to discover why many of Australasia’s leading companies are making the switch to Voice Directed Computing.

  • Retailers head to head

    July 23, 2007 0 comment

    A handful of finalists competing for one of Melbourne’s most prestigious retail honours – The 2007 ARA and City of Melbourne Lord Mayor’s Innovation Award – will go head to head in a live panel session interview on day three of the National Retail Forum, 16 August, Melbourne Exhibition Centre Auditorium.

  • Smart charge your batteries

    July 23, 2007 0 comment

    Many companies struggle with changing batteries in their electric forklifts throughout the day, just to meet demand.

  • Corner Wrap Label printer and applicator

    July 19, 2007 0 comment

    Peacock Bros. has announced the release of the new Weber 5200 Corner-Wrap label printer and applicator.

  • Mobicon Team expands

    July 19, 2007 0 comment

    With the export of the unique and innovative Mobicon container handler, domestically and internationally, Mobicon Systems Managing Director Tom Schults has announced an expansion to his team.

  • ARTA supports CoR compliance

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    The Australian Road Train Association (ARTA) supports the ‘Chain of Responsibility’ prosecutions being brought by the NSW Roads Minister, Eric Roozendaal and the NSW Roads & Traffic Authority (RTA) against ‘severe category’ overloading breaches that occurred during the 2005-06 wheat harvest season, says Dubbo-based ARTA Executive Director, John Morris.

  • Omni-consumers transform business

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    Findings from a recent IBM Global Business Services survey show that 70% of consumers want more specific information about packaged consumer goods’ contents, origins and environmental impact.

  • Elpro Libero PDF Logger

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    The New Elpro Libero PDF Logger is a revolutionary data logger for cold chain monitoring applications which requires no special software to access logged data.

  • GPS in an emergency

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    OmniSTAR’s GPS tracking and messaging system, OmniTRACK has played a vital role in a reallife emergency during the recent Cyclone George in Western Australia’s North West.

  • RFID supplier sets up shop

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    AdvanIDe, an independent distributor of silicon for the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and chip card markets has taken up operations

  • Almost 50% like shopping

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    Although buying groceries isn’t everyone’s idea of a great day out, investigations by Roy Morgan Research show that almost half of all main grocery buyers enjoy strolling up and down the aisles of a grocery store.

  • M3 Mobile Computer

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    Peacock Bros. latest mobile computer, the M3 is the slimmest and lightest rugged mobile computer available in the market for a little over half the price of other well known brands.

  • New rolling stock tool

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    Rail operators will be able to validate the condition and future-life of aging rolling stock with Rail CRC’s development of a new fatigue analysis tool, currently in its development stages.

  • Customers want self serve

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    Four million Australian shoppers have indicated that they are more likely to shop in stores that offer self check out facilities according to Australian Centre for Retail Studies (ACRS) research.

  • Brain drain to continue

    July 16, 2007 0 comment

    Talent will continue to flow from Australian soil to overseas locales, irrespective of the outcome of the 2007 Federal Election predicts the Society for Executive Wisdom an association of executives from a variety of industries.

  • Aussie technology foils car thieves

    July 13, 2007 0 comment

    Australian made and designed vehicle security and tracking system EziTrak® has been
    used in Nigeria to recover a stolen car after the driver was shot during a carjacking.

  • Delivering on APS

    July 12, 2007 0 comment

    Vendor promises are tempting but before manufacturers leap in to the Advanced Planning Systems (APS) swell it’s important to be clear on the technology’s capabilities and limitations.

  • USB Thermometer-Logger

    July 12, 2007 0 comment

    Adelaide based company Reltronics has released a new USB thermometer-Logger – a tiny plug and play USB device which can be added to your PC.

  • Making the Connection

    July 11, 2007 0 comment

    Australia’s Supply Chain Council is holding seminars to walk participants through the Supply Chain Operations Reference model (SCOR).

  • A good fit

    May 21, 2007 0 comment

    Generously sponsored by ProActive Recruitment, this issue of Logistics provides a special Supply Chain & Logistics Career and Salary Guide. In an 11-page report, we analyse the Australian talent marketplace