New from Neopost, Packcity is an automated parcel locker system that simplifies parcel delivery, collection, storage and management for organisations that receive more than 50 deliveries per week. It consists of secure electronic lockers with a touchscreen interface and software for reporting and tracking parcels. Mailroom staff scan items on delivery, place them in one of the secure lockers and, using the touchscreen, send recipients a one-time PIN code to unlock the locker in question.
Panasonic has upgraded its Toughpad FZ-G1 rugged tablet with a 7th generation Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM (up from 4GB), a 256GB SSD and an optional high resolution thermal camera.
Alexa, return my order
CollectPlus, the store-based delivery and returns service, is making it even easier for customers to return items bought online by enabling them to print returns labels in-store. Integration with Amazon Alexa means that customers can tell Alexa which retailer they wish to return an item to. The device will then send a barcode to their phone, along with a link to the CollectPlus Store Locator so that they can find their nearest store.
A smartphone running out of power is just one of the emergencies addressed by the Sandberg Survivor Torch Powerbank. Combining a water-, dust- and impact resistant LED ﬂashlight with a 10400 mAh powerbank, it also features a built-in emergency hammer capable of breaking a car window, a blade sharp enough to slice through a seat belt and a ﬂash function for attracting attention. The Survivor Torch Powerbank can be recharged with a standard mobile charger.
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The Caddy from Bisley is a personal storage solution for agile working environments. The mobile unit includes an open cubby space for stowing bags and drawers in which to store stationery, work and tech. Tuck it under a standard height desk or add an upholstered pad or wooden top to turn it into a seat or side table.
Following the success of the original Flipclip, the enhanced Flipclip 2 pen holder attaches securely to any hardback notebook using a stainless steel spring clip. It holds three pens and can stretch to accommodate pens of varying thickness. When the notebook is opened the hinge allows Flipclip2 to swing out and lie ﬂat on the desk.
Luxury business bag manufacturer Buckle and Seam has launched the Ralph business portfolio for people who work on-the-go. Made with premium quality leather, the portfolio can ft any 12, 13 or 14-inch laptop or iPad and has separate pockets for phones, power banks or hard drives; earphones and USB cables; and pens, business cards and keys. The Ralph business portfolio can be personalised with the user’s initials and seven inner lining options.
The Zebra Technologies ZQ600 series of label and receipt printers is designed to help businesses increase productivity in stores, backrooms and warehouses. The portable printers feature a colour display screen with a customisable menu for easy operation. Power Smart Print Technology (PSPT) maximises battery efficiency by calculating and delivering the exact amount of power required for the best quality output during printing.
Develop has introduced three compact, monochrome printers (the ineo 3602P/4402P/4702P) with a top print speed of 47 pages per minute and a 2.4- inch colour display with highlighted menus showing the printer’s status, operating options and settings.
Knightsbridge Furniture has launched two new ranges for the hospitality and workspace sectors. The Nexus range includes the Nexus Armchair and a twoseater settee, with high backs, amply cushioned seats and a choice of fabrics and three wire bases (gold, satin black and chrome). Featuring a metal base and a range of upholstery options, the Exit range is ideal for break-out areas.