Kommerling uses Solvochem’s JAFZA warehouse for GCC expansion
Kommerling UK has appointed Solvochem in Jebel Ali as the distributor for its Cilbond range of rubber to metal bonding agents in the GCC.
African Logistics Properties boosts e-com in East Africa
Africa Logistics Properties has won a contract with a new multinational e-commerce company called Copia Global, which has leased out a 4,500 sqm facility at ALP’s logistics hub in Nairobi.
Hala opens ‘client-centric’ warehouse in Jeddah
Hala Supply Chain Services (Hala SCS) has opened a 36,000sqm warehouse in Jeddah’s 3rd industrial city, aimed at providing better supply chain integration for key Middle East clients.
Shahini Group appoints SPAN for new warehouse design
Etmam Logistics has partnered with SPAN as it embarks on a major expansion of its warehouse in Saudi Arabia.
Sheikh Ahmed inaugurates Richemont’s new luxury goods DC in DAFZA
Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, chairman of Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA), inaugurated Swiss luxury goods group Richemont’s new logistics centre in the freezone.
REPORT: Storage & Racking in retail - Multi-tier
There are seven main racking solutions used by warehouse operators across the industry, each with their own strengths and weaknesses, but multi-tier is the best fit for retail.
CASE STUDY: Roper Rhodes overhauls supply chain with Narrow Aisle
A move to a new storage unit and the introduction of some of the latest intralogistics technologies, allowed bathroom products specialist Roper Rhodes to make considerable immediate supply chain cost savings.
CASE STUDY: Temporary vs permanent warehouses
A warehouse is a significant undertaking, whether through acquisition, new development or a long-term lease, but De Boer is expanding in the GCC logistics market with a fourth-way proposition.
RSA Global could power 1000 homes with new warehouse solar roof
Dubai-based 3PL RSA Global has launched the first solar rooftop in Dubai South on its flagship warehouse facility in Dubai Logistics City.
DHL Express invests US$18mn in expansion of DXB Terminal 2 facility
DHL Express has opened the doors to its newly expanded US $18-million facility at Terminal 2 in DXB.
Agthia opens second distribution centre in UAE for food logistics
UAE food and beverage company Agthia Group has opened its second food distribution centre in the country as part of its recently launched government partnership programme.
Ajman warehouse blaze: Fire teams deployed from across UAE
Some 55 firefighters from Ajman Civil Defence, and dozens more from Dubai, Sharjah, and Umm Al Quwain tackled a massive Ajman warehouse fire through the night.