YOUR FOCUS Industry Blogs

Here is a list of our in-depth feature articles, written by the News team based on interviews with industry experts about latest business trends, new technologies and challenges.
This page lists industry blogs written by our members. You will find expert information, advice and opinions.
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Safety First 4 minute read
Stuart Taylor: Training is essential for agency workers
5 November 2020
Stuart Taylor warns of safety risks posed by temporary workers as businesses prepare for busier times.
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Safety First 4 minute read
Danny Maron: Fly me to the moon
15 October 2020
Even in tough times, there are no shortcuts in safety training, according to Danny Maron.
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Your Focus 5 minute read
Paul Stringleman: Warehouse automation advances
17 September 2020
In addition to productivity and safety advantages, automated warehouse and logistics technologies have a range of environmental sustainability benefits, according to Paul Stringleman
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Your Focus 4 minute read
Tim Waples: Adapting to long-term change
3 September 2020
With many organisations focusing on COVID-19, it's important not to forget basic safety, according to Tim Waples.
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Safety First 3 minute read
Stuart Taylor: Don’t forget refresher training
20 August 2020
Stuart Taylor explains that even though businesses may be focused on bigger challenges, they shouldn't overlook their training responsibilities.
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Paul Hinz: Common forklift parts to keep on hand for repairs and maintenance
6 August 2020
During times of high demand, such as the current COVID-19 pandemic, it is imperative a company's materials handling fleet is functioning at optimal levels to meet demand, according to Paul Hinz.
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Harold Vanasse: A hybrid power approach
23 July 2020
When it comes to powering warehouse equipment, Harold Vanasseargues that incorporating an array of battery technologies is the way to go.
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Safety First 3 minute read
Nick Welch: 10 ways to minimise forklift training risk during the COVID-19 outbreak
25 June 2020
In light of the coronavirus outbreak, Nick Welch has received lots of questions about whether to continue forklift training and whether it's possible to safely deliver materials handling equipment (MHE) training.
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Your Focus 3 minute read
Tim Waples: Why we must maintain a safe distance from forklifts
18 June 2020
Safe distances are very much in the public eye at the moment, according to Tim Waples.
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Safety First 4 minute read
Stuart Taylor: Start on the right foot
28 May 2020
Stuart Taylor reveals five common forklift safety pitfalls and how to avoid them.
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Fact of the week

The tallest people in the world live in the Netherlands. The average height for Dutch men is 183cm (6ft), while women average 171cm (5ft 7in). According to military records, the average male height in the Netherlands has risen by 20cm in the last 200 years.
Spider Statue in Yerevan, Armenia
Destruction from Armenia's 1988 earthquake inspired an artist's sculptures of scrap metal.
Bentonville, AK, United States US retail giant Walmart plans to invest heavily over the next year in a more automated e-commerce fulfillment environment. The company told analysts this week...
Frankfurt, Germany KION is anticipating strong growth for the global materials handling market in 2021 as economic conditions improve. The increasing buoyancy of the supply chain solutions...

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Decatur, IL, United States
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Fact of the week

The tallest people in the world live in the Netherlands. The average height for Dutch men is 183cm (6ft), while women average 171cm (5ft 7in). According to military records, the average male height in the Netherlands has risen by 20cm in the last 200 years.
Spider Statue in Yerevan, Armenia
Destruction from Armenia's 1988 earthquake inspired an artist's sculptures of scrap metal.
Bentonville, AK, United States US retail giant Walmart plans to invest heavily over the next year in a more automated e-commerce fulfillment environment. The company told analysts this week...
Frankfurt, Germany KION is anticipating strong growth for the global materials handling market in 2021 as economic conditions improve. The increasing buoyancy of the supply chain solutions...

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March 30, 2021 - April 2, 2021 - Shenzhen, China
June 1, 2021 - Virtual, Australia
December 01-03, 2021 - Bangkok, Thailand

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Fact of the week

The tallest people in the world live in the Netherlands. The average height for Dutch men is 183cm (6ft), while women average 171cm (5ft 7in). According to military records, the average male height in the Netherlands has risen by 20cm in the last 200 years.
Spider Statue in Yerevan, Armenia
Destruction from Armenia's 1988 earthquake inspired an artist's sculptures of scrap metal.