Port of Southampton

Supplying many of the major shipping companies based at the Port of Southampton, we're delighted to see them working flat out! It's clear that the demand for the contract hire of forklifts, particularly those at the heavier end of the materials handling spectrum, is as healthy today as it has been in a long time. [columnize]Of course there have been some great initiatives, such as the joint initiative to improve connectivity between Southampton and the Isle of Wight, to help unlock the potential on both sides of the Solent. There's also been fantastic investment by the owners, ABP, which is clearly paying off, [...]

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Food Retailing & Packaging

Despite the growth of German retailers Lidl and Aldi in the supermarket sector, there's also been a steady growth in the top end of the market. In fact, suppliers of quality foods destined for M&S, Waitrose and other upmarket stores are flying, believes 4K Systems David Scammell, as the right forklift rentals, storage upgrades and safety audits help them to raise their game. The Which? organisation have been quick to point out the consistently high standards of businesses like Waitrose, awarding them the honour of 2014 Supermarket  of the Year, and we've seen the high expectations of the leading retailers help quality food producers in the South [...]

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