Consignment Barcode Scanning

It wasn’t so long ago that faxes were the next best thing in all things called ‘communication’. We used to receive our orders by fax and send across POD’s the following day when the drivers got back from their runs. We had to be at the forefront of technology way back then and this pressure…

Recycling Update!

You may remember a year ago in May 2013 we published a story focused on the ingenious ways some of us and our local neighbours had re used the waste wood packaging which had been removed following some our specialist two man deliveries and installations. Refer back to see the Cycle Shop (Velolife near Maidenhead),…

The Fact of The Day

Here at Bishopsgate we have some fantastic road crew who work hard delivering the product to your customers. It is important to us in the office that we keep in contact with the road crews to receive on site Proof of Deliveries and updates throughout the working day. The POD’s can be seen on the…

Vending Taken to New Heights

Vending Machines are used throughout modern day life so much so they are just taken for granted and now probably go almost unnoticed unless you are thirsty or hungry! Historically it is thought that early machines existed that could have been described as vending machines but the modern machines did not come into wider use…

Delivering alongside Nelson on Trafalgar Square

One of our experienced London based porters, Lee Simmons, recently suffered a motorcycle accident which left him unable to carry out his usual duties as a Bishopsgate road crew member.  Bishopsgate recognise the skill involved in carrying out our deliveries and the wealth of experience that Lee has, having been with us since 10 December…

All in a days work

When a Bishopsgate employee attended a computer collection at a high security premise the other day he came across more than the usual challenges. Confronted by an angry lady who had been remonstrating with employees at the establishment, armed with scissors in her hand, he took swift action that according to the Inspector of the local police force, “Prevented…

TENESO Europe SE expands into Norway

1 September saw Teneso Europe SE Partner & Swedish specialist logistics company MTAB establish a subsidiary in Norway, MTAB Norge AS, through the purchase of Ontime Logistics’ specialist logistics division. MTAB is taking over the division of Ontime Logistics (formerly Cargo Partner, a long-standing player in Norway) which handles specialist logistics and associated warehousing activities.…

Come & Visit Bishopsgate at Avex 2011

Come and visit Bishopsgate at AVEX 2011 between 15th-16th June 2011 at the NEC Brimingham. Bishopsgate are exhibiting in partnership with E-Tradeway and their friends Vendmate and Ideal Leasing. AVEX was the first exhibition for vending when it started in 1969 and it has remained the showcase for the vending industry, attracting exhibitors and visitors from around…

Colourgen Aims for Operational Excellence

Colourgen aims for operational excellence with transport and warehouse solutions from Bishopsgate Specialist Installations Colourgen was established over 15+ years ago and is now one of the UK’s leading distributors of large format printers and related items. The company has enjoyed controlled expansion over recent years and decided that an overhaul of its supply chain…

Wake Up and Smell The Coffee

Bishopsgate, the UK’s leading specialist distribution and logistics operator, has teamed up with coffee supppliers Tchibo to deliver it’s latest “fresh milk, bean to cup” system for the out of home market, focusing on Petrol Forecourts. Tchibo one of the worlds largerst coffee roasters, who specialises in the the latest “bean to cup” coffee machines,…