Drakes Supermarkets has officially opened its 17-hectre state-of-the-art distribution centre (DC) in Adelaide North. The DC was funded entirely by Drakes and marks the South Australian family business’ recent split from the Metcash Group.
BEUMER Group has officially handed over its latest project with Australia Post; the largest parcels handling and delivery centre in the Southern Hemisphere. Located near Brisbane, the new centre is capable of processing 700,000 items daily.
Dexus will develop a purpose-built facility for Scalzo across 35,300 square metres at 11-167 Palm Springs Road, Ravenhall, Victoria.
Glasgow-based third-party logistics provider Bullet Express (BE) and Microlistics have announced BE will deploy the Microlistics Warehouse Management System (WMS), as the business gears up to ride a wave of growth driven by demand from the pharmaceutical and eCommerce sectors.
Daikin Australia, a leading air conditioning manufacturer and distributor, has chosen Manhattan for its new Warehouse Management System (WMS) at its new site in Sydney.
As a first step in its carbon neutral journey, Kuehne + Nagel will make all less-than-container-load (LCL) shipments CO2 neutral from 2020 onwards.
C.H. Robinson President and CEO Bob Biesterfeld has announced the company’s largest investment in innovation, advanced technologies and talent, supported by recent in-depth customer research, that will shape the future of the logistics ecosystem.
Körber has announced it will acquire a majority stake in Australian-based Cohesio Group, a leading integrator of voice-directed and autonomous mobile robotics (AMR) solutions for logistics. The acquisition was completed effective September 20, 2019. Read more
Frasers Property Australia has secured a lease with Puma in its 23-hectare Braeside Industrial Estate in Melbourne’s South East, which is the company’s third speculative building tenancy in the development.
Amazon has ordered 100,000 electric vans from US start-up Rivian the largest order ever of electric delivery vehicles.