CENTIEL Invests in Service Sales Team

Leading UPS manufacturer, CENTIEL UK, has invested further in its service sales team with the addition of Shane Brailsford as area sales manager.    Louis McGarry sales and marketing director, CENTIEL UK confirms: “Over the past 18 months, CENTIEL UK has invested heavily in expanding our service sales team for the benefit of our growing […]


Conker, which provides reliable devices for mobile workforces, is proud to launch its dual wearable barcode scanner and PDA combination. The first-to-market portable and low weight device combination is designed to drive logistics productivity, by increasing operator efficiency and uptime.   The scanner delivers an average of 15 hours working time, and the PDA 10 […]


Despatch Cloud, the cloud-based order, warehouse and shipping system for e-commerce, has appointed Sean George as a Business Development Manager. The company, which has seen its services in huge demand following the surge in online orders over the last couple of years, is now gearing up for further growth.   In his role, Sean will focus […]

Automotive apprenticeships slowly recover, but not fast enough to fill the...

New IMI analysis shows that the sector does not appear to be capitalising on levy funding for apprenticeships With National Apprenticeship Week (7th-13th February) focusing on the vocational career opportunities across the UK, the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) has released new analysis that paints a worrying picture for apprentice recruitment in the automotive […]

CENTIEL Named as Finalist for Tomorrow’s FM Award

Leading UPS manufacturer, CENTIEL UK, has been named as a finalist for the Tomorrow’s FM Awards 2022.  The awards, which have been running for more than a decade, recognise the finest solutions and products the industry has to offer.  CENTIEL has been nominated for its complete containerised UPS solution which can be used both inside […]

New Survey Reveals British Children Are More Scared Of Hand Dryers...

A new survey by Oxford-based manufacturer, Airdri, has revealed that manussiccusphobia, a phobia of hand dryers, is one of the top ten fears in UK children, more so than monsters, ghosts, nightmares, sharks, doctors and even ‘bad guys’.   Some 38 per cent of parents surveyed reported that their children were frightened of hand dryers, compared to 35 per cent of those scared of the […]

Owen Mumford announces verified science-based targets and plans for net zero

Owen Mumford, a global leader in the design, manufacture and advancement of medical devices, has announced its emissions reduction targets through the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). The company has set a target to achieve net zero by 2045 (to mirror the UK NHS target) in alignment with the recommendations of the 2015 Paris Agreement.