Körber and KKR form strategic partnership to build a global supply chain software champion

Körber, an international technology group, and KKR, a leading global investment firm, has announced that KKR has acquired a significant minority stake in Körber’s supply chain software business. This strategic partnership is expected to enable Körber’s supply chain software business to become a global leader with enhanced end-to-end solutions for customers worldwide. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Hyster expands Pacific servicing

Forklift and materials handling company, Hyster, is expanding its service offering – including safety training and logistical support in remote locations – with the appointment of PortxGroup as a Hyster dealer servicing the Pacific region.

Singing praises in Singapore as sales surge: Dematic delivers advanced fulfilment solutions

To meet surging demand and growth in online orders, RedMart – the online grocery service of e-commerce giant, Lazada – turned to Dematic to automate operations at one of the largest logistics facilities in Singapore (32,500sqm), providing improved productivity, speed, accuracy, and space efficiency, plus safety and social distancing across multiple temperature zones.

Bridging the past

For nearly 150 years there’s been a bridge over the Manukau Harbour, but legend has it that the very first crossing was actually a set of stepping stones and at low tide, local iwi used these stones to cross on foot between Māngere and Onehunga.

Danger alert for summer driving

This summer will be like no other on New Zealand roads and a perfect storm is forming that should have everyone very concerned about safety for truck drivers says Nick Leggett, CEO, Ia Ara Aotearoa Transporting New Zealand.