Amazon launches in Australia, offers one-day metro delivery

In the early hours of Tuesday, 5 December, Amazon announced the launch of its full Australian online retail operations at Amazon.com.au. The site reportedly stocks millions of products across more than 20 categories – from consume electronics to clothing, with fast delivery options. Amazon is offering customers free delivery on eligible orders above $49, and

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Infrastructure solutions provider joins MEGATRANS2018

Gough Industrial Solutions, a leading Australasian concrete and infrastructure provider, will exhibit at multi-modal supply chain event MEGATRANS2018, which takes over the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 10-12 May 2018. Working with its global partners SANY and SIMEM, Gough Industrial Solutions offers infrastructure solutions in water treatment and recycling; cement silos, concrete batching plants; and

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Checkpoint to champion safety at MEGATRANS2018

Checkpoint Australia, manufacturer, supplier and inventor of wheel nut indicators and retainers, will show its wares at supply chain event MEGATRANS2018 in May 2018. Part of an international group spanning three continents, Checkpoint Australia began operations in 2001, and is now an industry leader in providing vehicle indicator safety products. The company provides a range

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ARA unveils report heralding benefit of rail

Australasian Railway Association (ARA) CEO Danny Broad has announced the launch of the Value of Rail Report, a report prepared by Deloitte Access Economics. “It is my absolute pleasure today to launch the Value of Rail Report, which highlights the contribution of rail to Australia,” said Danny Broad, CEO, ARA. “We know that Australia’s population increases at a

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Bustle on board with MEGATRANS2018

Supply chain and transport app specialist Bustle has signed on for MEGATRANS2018, which takes over the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 10–12 May 2018. Bustle provides smart data to the transport and logistics industry through a centralised platform, allowing businesses to monitor their volumes, spends, cycle times and delivery in full on time. Bustle’s platform

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Container expert signs on for the show

SCF, one of Australia’s largest container providers, will exhibit at multi-modal supply chain event MEGATRANS2018, which takes over the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 10-12 May 2018. SCF specialises in new and used container hire, sales and design. The company supplies the Australian transport, resources, construction, defence and chemical storage industries, and manages more than 13,000 containers throughout Australia as

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Loscam joins show as Supporting Sponsor

Pallet pooling solution specialist Loscam has joined multimodal trade event MEGATRANS2018 as both a Supporting Sponsor and exhibitor. Loscam provides returnable packaging solutions and equipment used to store and move products through supply chains, with its innovative pooling system making it a unique service provider in the Australian industry. Sponsoring the multimodal trade show’s Logistics and Materials

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Aftermarket truck parts stockist joins show

Aftermarket truck parts and truck accessories stockist Global Truck Imports has signed on for MEGATRANS2018, which takes over the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 10–12 May 2018. Proudly Australian owned and operated, Global Truck Imports aims to provide the best prices on parts and accessories. It stocks a large range of parts from Hino, Isuzu,

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Fulton Hogan brings expertise to the show

Fulton Hogan will be joining the ranks at multi-modal supply chain event MEGATRANS2018, bringing its more than extensive experience in the Australian infrastructure sector to the show. The business creates communities from the ground up, starting from its own network of quarries, and complemented by its asphalt, emulsion and precast plants across Australia and New Zealand.

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Nominations now open for 2018 Mercury Awards

Businesses in the Australian logistics, supply chain and materials handling sectors are invited to submit their nominations for the 2018 Logistics & Materials Handling Mercury Awards, held in partnership with MEGATRANS2018. The Awards recognise the outstanding achievements and successes of companies across the Australia’s supply chain sectors. The award categories are as follow:  Supply Chain Innovator of

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