1st Jul 2014
The car industry has been one of the manufacturing success stories in the UK economic recovery. A record number of vehicles are being built in the UK with exports representing 75% of production. Imports too have been strong from Continental Europe and the Far East.
With the advent of the ‘build a car to order’, one of the less understood areas of supply chain management is ‘finished vehicle logistics’. How do cars arrive in the showroom in pristine condition having often travelled halfway round the world on ‘megacarriers’ sometimes in very bad weather?
GEFCO UK, is providing a very rare and... Read more
28th Feb 2014
This compelling and informative event hosted at the Proteus Training Centre, covered the changing roles of trade Unions in the Transport and Logistics sector and proved to be very successful. The guest speaker was Adrian Jones, National Officer of Unite who led a very lively face to face discussion with operators on the changing role of trades unions in transport and distribution.
Adrian outlined the Union’s view on key employee issues affecting transport and distribution operations in the next few years as online retailing and the 24/7 delivery culture becomes even more embedded with... Read more
6th Dec 2013
Our Cost Benefit Analysis Calculator proved very popular with visitors to the Proteus stand at Logistics Link South 2014 . And as a result we have extended the timescales in which companies can apply for their free picking analysis.
We have designed an analysis set where we can easily calculate the individual costs of the picking operation, based on travel time, number of pickers, number of order lines and number of orders. The Proteus® Cost Benefit Analysis allows you to view the total cost of your operation over a given period of time, and reports produced. Projected Return on Investment (... Read more
1st Nov 2013
Proteus will be exhibiting at a number of Events in 2014, and showcasing our WMS solutions at:
Logistics Link South 2014 11th - 12th February, Sandown Park Race Course, Esher, Surrey Stand 157
Foodex 2014 24th-26th March NEC Hall 19 & 20 stand G365
Multimodal 2014 29th April - 1st May Halls 6, 7 & 8 NEC stand no LL9
Logistics Link Live 2014 NEC
You are more than welcome to visit us at any of these events.
Call Linda Rodway on +44 (0) 121 747 7474 to find out more details.
30th Sep 2013
Warehousing Futures proved to be very successful. The event is the leading annual networking event specifically tallied to keep warehousing managers and owners up-to-date with the latest innovations, best practice case studies and operational tips and is sponsored by The Logistics Leaders Network and the UK Warehousing Association.
The well thought out conference proved very educational and guest speakers compelling and topical. Networking opportunities were prime. Linda Rodway of Proteus said, "We always find this conference very lucrative, and it is worthwhile attending for the... Read more