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LGH Consolidates with Affiliate Rotrex

Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) will take its 5,000th order in the coming weeks, as the company aligns closer with sister business Rotrex Winches.  LGH has received over 4,500 orders for lifting, rigging and safety equipment since returning to the UK market three years ago. Winch specialist Rotrex was already part of the LGH portfolio but […]

02/15/2020 - 8:27 AM

ProLift Rigging Acquires Advanced Riggers & Millwrights

ProLift Rigging, a full-service heavy lifting and rigging company, has acquired Advanced Riggers & Millwrights (ARM), LLC, a rigging and plant relocation company based in Riverside, California. Former Advanced Riggers and Millwrights owner and CEO Jerry Hufman will continue to lead the team in serving customers across the western United States. The branch will retain […]

02/13/2020 - 9:27 PM

JLT Mobile Computers transitions to provide end-to-end rugged IT solutions

Swedish based JLT Mobile computers, a leading developer and manufacturer of reliable computers for demanding environments, is transitioning from being a traditional hardware supplier to becoming a business partner and trusted advisor to its customers, providing device selection, system design, integration, deployment and ongoing support. Recognising the increasing complexity of customers’ planning, acquisition, implementation and […]

02/13/2020 - 8:56 PM

US Company Flux Power Holdings Release Quarterly Results

California based Flux Power Holdings, a developer of advanced lithium-ion batteries for commercial and industrial equipment including electric forklifts and airport ground support equipment has reported results for its fiscal year 2020 second quarter ended December 31, 2019 (Q2 ’20). Highlights include a revenue increase of 33% to $3.6M, reflecting the continuation of strong growth […]

02/13/2020 - 7:34 PM

Warehousing Association CEO Says Take control of legislation and let inland depots take the post-Brexit strain

The UK Warehousing Association’s CEO, Peter Ward has said that significantly increased customs checks at UK ports are likely to impact on supply chains and drive up demand for more warehousing in a market that’s already close to full capacity. However, with the restrictions of EU legislation lifted, there’s a new opportunity to bring forward […]

02/13/2020 - 6:41 PM

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Jan/Feb 2020

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Opinion Pieces

CEO of the UK Warehousing Association comments on UK General Election result

Peter Ward, the CEO of the UK Warehousing Association has made some observations following the result of the UK General Election result “The Conservative Party’s overwhelming victory in last week’s General Election will finally break the Parliamentary gridlock that has frustrated the business community for over three years and the return of a high degree […]

12/19/2019 - 1:17 PM

Manufacturing, Straight-Up

In the first of a two-part series, Jon Backes, vice president customer experience at The Crosby Group, explains why end users should appeal for greater transparency of manufacturing supply chains. I recently found myself in need of a mini fridge. As most people in an e-commerce dominated world do, I began my search on Amazon. […]

12/3/2019 - 3:38 PM

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