This section houses announcements on significant company developments, for example changes in personnel, shareholding, strategy etc.
Magnavale Case Study: Cold Storage & Distribution

Magnavale Case Study: Cold Storage & Distribution

28 July 2021

A choice partner for major food manufacturers and retailers, Magnavale strive to provide a just-in-time-service through a comprehensive portfolio of temperature-controlled solutions. Facing a fast turnaround and the challenge of providing reliable, streamlined operations, the business turned to TouchStar Rugged Mobile Computers to facilitate real time benefits within their Chesterfield based Group Headquarters.  Read More >>

TouchStar Introduce Suprema

TouchStar Introduce Suprema's FaceStation F2

12 July 2021

Manchester 12th July 2021. TouchStar ATC provide best fit time and attendance solutions including hardware, data management and mobile app’s for both local and remote workforce management. Following a period of development, they are pleased to announce that Suprema’s FaceStation F2-DB is now fully enabled on their FastLane back-end solution, enabling fast integration of the device into core business systems such as HR and Payroll.  Read More >>

TouchStar ATC Unveil Newly Refreshed Brand

TouchStar ATC Unveil Newly Refreshed Brand

05 July 2021

TouchStar ATC, a leading provider of state-of-the-art access control and time & attendance systems, has unveiled its new brand refresh which takes effect from today. Formally Feedback Data, TouchStar ATC is part of the AIM listed TouchStar Group. Read More >>

Studio Retail Case Study

Studio Retail Case Study

22 June 2021

Studio is an established and reputable multi-channel business that has been in operation for more than 50 years. From its humble beginnings, starting out in 1962 as a mail order catalogue company Express Gifts, it has recently gone through a significant period of digital transformation and growth.  Read More >>

Cepac Access Control Case Study

Cepac Access Control Case Study

04 June 2021

Cepac, is the UK’s leading independent corrugated packing producer. From state-of-the-art alternative, to conventional corrugated packaging, they have achieved their market leading status by becoming the pioneers of innovation, performance packaging and print solutions. Read More >>

New R&D Recruits

New R&D Recruits

23 March 2021

2021 sees Touchstar continuing to invest heavily in R&D, including recruitment into key development and support positions. The company are delighted to welcome three new individuals to (Chief Technical Officer) Ian Woolley’s expanding team. Read More >>

Touchstar enjoy strong Q1 2020 performance

Touchstar enjoy strong Q1 2020 performance

01 July 2020

Touchstar poised for a positive post-pandemic future after strong Q1 Results  Read More >>

Touchstar: Official statement on COVID-19

Touchstar: Official statement on COVID-19

18 March 2020

In response to the recent outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), Touchstar Technologies has issued a statement to outline measures that are being taken to safeguard employee and customer well-being. Read More >>

Acorn Industrial Services chose PODStar system

Acorn Industrial Services chose PODStar system

11 March 2020

Background Acorn Industrial Services Ltd is part of Axel Johnson International, a global industrial group of more than 120 companies in 28 countries. Acorn sought a system that would optimise its delivery operations. After an extensive and thorough examination of available systems the Acorn management team selected the ‘PODStar’ Electronic Proof of Delivery system from Manchester-based Touchstar Technologies.  Read More >>

Saving the planet … one tree at a time

Saving the planet … one tree at a time

18 September 2019

Oblong (UK) Ltd. The company are a provider of specialists lists for marketing purposes but they recently highlighted an entirely different venture to us that sparked our interest and is very much in keeping with our own stance on environmental issues. Oblong Trees is a not-for-profit initiative that helps individuals and organisations reduce their carbon footprint by committing to an effective and highly affordable tree planting scheme.  Read More >>

DCC Energi optimise deliveries with Touchstar

DCC Energi optimise deliveries with Touchstar

06 September 2019

DCC Energi were established back in 2009 through acquisition of Shell’s oil distribution business. The business comprised sales of more than 200 million litres of heating oil and transport fuels to domestic and small commercial and industrial customers throughout Denmark. Since the establishment the business has expanded organically into natural gas, lubricants and marine gas oil. The Touchstar fuel distribution system for DCC Energi in Denmark is fundamental in maintaining their high levels of customer service and to ensure highly flexible and cost-effective operation. Read More >>

Anytime Express Transport (AET) select PODSTAR

Anytime Express Transport (AET) select PODSTAR

23 May 2019

Anytime Express Transport is a rapidly expanding specialist transport company providing services for a diverse number of industries. The company focus is on adding value through expert and on-time product delivery. Their search for a ‘best of breed’ delivery and tracking system led the AET management team to examine the PODStar system from Manchester-based TouchStar Technologies. AET rapidly reached the conclusion that the Touchstar solution offered the full required functionality when compared to alternative systems.  Read More >>

CV Show exceeds all expectations

CV Show exceeds all expectations

08 May 2019

The CV Show is the UK's premier exhibition for the logistics and transportation sector. This year it was held at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham from 30th April to 2nd May. Touchstar have had a presence at the event for over two decades and the show is always an automatic re-book due to the large number of enquiries it generates … & the 2019 event did not disappoint.  Read More >>

WTG Live Event: Automation

WTG Live Event: Automation

17 April 2019

TouchStar Rugged Mobile Computers are delighted to announce their participation at the next Warehouse Technology Group Event located at Mantra Learning, 5th June 2019. Read More >>

Touchstar new EPOD solutions on display at CV Show

Touchstar new EPOD solutions on display at CV Show

15 March 2019

The 2019 CV Show will be the first time two divisions from within the Touchstar group are exhibiting at the same event, on a single stand (4G115). Visitors to the stand will be able to see the full range of new software and hardware solutions for paperless EPOD, job scheduling, tracking, route planning, safety inspection etc.  Read More >>

TouchStar Launch Android TS8200 and TS7200 Series

TouchStar Launch Android TS8200 and TS7200 Series

14 February 2019

Manchester, 14th February 2019. UK Based Manufacturer of Rugged Mobile Computers, TouchStar Technologies announced the latest addition to the TS Series product suite, the android TS8200 handheld and TS7200 truck mounted terminal.  Read More >>

React Transport select EPOD system from Touchstar

React Transport select EPOD system from Touchstar

26 June 2018

React Transport are experts in fragile freight distribution and has operational bases in Livingston, Manchester and Reading. After a thorough examination of EPOD available systems, the React Transport management team opted for the PODStar system from Manchester-based TouchStar Technologies. Read More >>

Influx of orders for Touchstar Warehouse Division

Influx of orders for Touchstar Warehouse Division

14 December 2017

A strong finish to the year for Touchstar’s warehouse & logistics division . Although the market for mobile computing hardware remains a highly competitive one, recent months have seen a multitude of significant orders for Touchstar’s Bradford-based warehouse & logistics division. Read More >>

Apollo Fire adopt TouchStar Access Control

Apollo Fire adopt TouchStar Access Control

17 November 2017

Apollo Fire Detectors Ltd specialises in the design and manufacture of high-quality fire detection solutions for commercial and industrial applications. From its base in Havant, near Portsmouth on the UK’s south coast, Apollo has, for over 35 years, designed and built products that save lives and protect property from the risk of fire. The company recently turned to Touchstar ATC for an access control solution. Read More >>

Another award for Touchstar Technologies

Another award for Touchstar Technologies

01 November 2017

Touchstar Technologies were the recent recipients of the ‘2017 Consulting Elite Award’ from the prestigious Worldwide Business Review (WBR). WBR is a magazine and online facility targeted at “leading CEOs, executives, innovators and leading professionals from across the corporate landscape and around the world”. The magazine has a printed circulated of some 70,000.  Read More >>

PODFather Partnership Agreement

23 August 2013

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