Author: Gemma

Top Safety Accreditation for LAC Conveyors & Automation

Nottingham-based business LAC Conveyors & Automation has been awarded top safety accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace. Alcumus SafeContractor is a leading third-party accreditation scheme which recognises extremely rigorous standards in health and safety management amongst contractors. It is used by thousands of organisations in the UK including […]
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Robotics for Primary Food Handling Tasks

For many decades we have witnessed the increasing use of robots for end of line palletising tasks and more recently, their successful roll-out for secondary packaging operations. In this article we explore whether the ‘Holy Grail’ for robotics in the food sector, namely, their use for primary food handling and packing has finally come of […]
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LAC Conveyors & Automation partners with Prime Robotics in the UK

LAC Conveyors & Automation, part of the LAC Group, have been awarded the exclusive rights to sell and promote a wide range of Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs) designed and manufactured by Prime Robotics. Prime Robotics are a leading edge technology company in the area of versatile and agile AMR technology, headquartered in Denver, Colorado (USA). Prime Robotics […]
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Understanding Robotic Warehouse Automation with Prime Robotics

Warehouse automation and robotics solutions are transforming industries and becoming the in-demand option for businesses looking to drive efficiency and accuracy through their operations. We will dive into the benefits of robotic warehouse automation, plus look into the innovative products by Prime Robotics that are now available in Europe for the first time! What is […]
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Multi-Level Conveyor Systems for Improving Warehouse Efficiency

The complete warehouse conveyor system How do you improve warehouse efficiency and productivity whilst reducing costs? The provision of a scalable, automated, multi-level conveyor system means that you have the option to fit out a brand new warehouse in gradual steps, or alternatively start from scratch with a complete warehouse automation solution that is capable […]
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What is ‘SafeContractor Approved’ and what does it mean?

What is SafeContractor? It can sometimes be a challenge for a business to prove and reassure its customers that it takes its workplace health and safety seriously. SafeContractor is all about showcasing that a business puts their employees’ health and safety first. SafeContractor is an accreditation provided by Alcumus, who are a leading provider of […]
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Labour Shortages Lead to Demand for Logistics Automation

Should you automate processes before the labour runs out? Logistics automation demand has increased during 2020 due to the labour shortages caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. All parcel carriers and logistics companies typically rely on large agencies to provide foreign labour for parcel sorting in their warehouses. As parcel carriers and logistics companies experience unprecedented growth […]
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LAC Appoints New Sales Director

Mike Hilton Joins Board of Directors LAC, solution providers for materials handling and automation systems in a range of industries, strengthens its leadership team with the appointment of Mike Hilton as Sales Director. Mike will be responsible for supporting the on-going business transformation and will directly manage the sales team across the logistics and automation […]
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LAC reaches the finals of The Lloyds Bank National Business Awards

Small to Medium Sized Business of the Year! Nottingham-based LAC Conveyors & Automation has been shortlisted for the The Lloyds Bank Small to Medium Sized Business of the Year Award at the prestigious 2020 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards. LAC Conveyors & Automation, based in Nottingham, has experienced significant growth of the business over the […]
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LAC maintains ISO 9001 certification

In February 2020, LAC Conveyors & Automation became ISO 9001:2015 certified as they experienced explosive growth and welcomed their 25th project design engineer onboard. In August 2020, LAC are pleased to announce that they maintain the certification, having passed their first surveillance audit. Due to COVID-19, the audit was undertaken remotely, however site visits are […]
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