Vanderlande has announced that it will obtain a minority shareholder interest in the robotics development company Smart Robotics, which is based in Best near Eindhoven, The Netherlands. The investment will create a focus on robotic technology development for logistic purposes, through a joint research and development (R&D) multi-year programme, and commitment through co-ownership.Read more
Vanderlande has been recognised by DPDHL as one of its three most innovative suppliers. Every two years, DPDHL conducts an international review of its main suppliers to identify those that have most effectively contributed towards the realisation of its strategy and goals.Read more
Vanderlande has received a significant order from Dutch fresh food supplier Van Gelder for the installation of a state-of-the-art automated solution at its new facilities in Ridderkerk, near Rotterdam. The 30,000m2 site – located at the Nieuw-Reijerwaard business park – will be used for the storage, sortation and distribution of fruit and vegetable products, as well as acting as the company’s innovation centre.Read more
Vanderlande’s FLEET has been elected winner of the 2017 inter airport Europe
Innovation Award in the interTERMINAL category. The company’s flexible baggage logistics solution based on
automated guided vehicles (AGV) won the prize, seeing off strong competition to secure the accolade.