Family Business Insider Event

Family Business Insider Event

FBA Insider Event

Join us along with Family Business Australia (FBA) for the next Insider event, where you can learn about cloud technology, the Internet of Things and Industry 4.0. FBA contribute to the long term success of family business by facilitating and engaging resources and channels that promote success and foster sustainability and longevity. They provide access to specialist family, business and technical services that generate opportunities for families in business to learn and grow. Our CEO, Annaliese Kloé, will be hosting the event, exploring three main topics:

  • Cloud technology – where it’s heading, risks, cost benefit analysis and what it entails.
  • Internet of Things – how this will impact businesses and what you can do about it.
  • Industry 4.0 – what’s happening in the manufacturing industry and its effects on other industries.

If you are a current Klugo client, you’ll also be eligible for 20% off your future engagement with the FBA.

Event Details

Where: 95 Highbury Road, Burwood, VIC 3125. When: 15 February 2018. Time: 8:30am-10:30am. RSVP: Register for the FBA Insider event.  

Manufacturing’s Future in a Digital Age – Register Now

Manufacturing’s Future in a Digital Age – Register Now

We are excited to announce that we are exhibiting at the AMTIL National Conference – Manufacturing’s Future in a Digital Age. Digital manufacturing is the future of the industry, so come along to the event to find out more. AMTIL’s one day National Conference will focus on the latest digitalisation, The Internet of Things – and will explore how the advancements in the digital world will impact the industry in both the short and long term. Delegate packages include:

  • Comprehensive full day conference program.
  • Lunch, morning and afternoon tea.
  • Exclusive networking cocktail function.
  • Full supply of delegate materials.

This conference provides a forum to learn about and discuss new technologies and initiatives in the digital manufacturing space.

  • Discover new ideas and technologies to help your business thrive.
  • Connect with key industry contacts.
  • Learn from talented industry experts.

Covering topics such as Navigating to a Digital Future, Industry 4.0, How to Train the Next Generation Workforce and more, the event is set to be interesting, informative and enjoyable. View the full conference program. When: Tuesday 14 November 2017. Where: Leonda by the Yarra, Hawthorn, VIC. Time: 8:00am registration. Cost: AMTIL members $390, non-AMTIL members $490. Register here.

Oktoberfest: Your Must-Read Food and Beverage Feature

Oktoberfest: Your Must-Read Food and Beverage Feature


All you need to know about Oktoberfest 2017

Year upon year, Tom Wagner a.k.a The Wurstman pulls out all the stops with his array of traditional German deliciousness. You can look forward to bratwurst, pretzels, schnitzels and more. How does he make the best German sausages around? Watch the video to find out. This year we are bringing Scotland to Burwood for Oktoberfest, with three whisky tasting* options from Bladnoch Distillery to try.  Whether you prefer full bodied and fragrantwarm and sweet or perhaps you’re looking for the perfect cocktail companion – Bladnoch have you covered. It wouldn’t be Oktoberfest without traditional German beer! You’ll enjoy a selection of beers to wet your whistle; Franziskaner HefeWeissbier, Paulaner Original Munich and Konig Pilsener. If you don’t like beer or whisky, we’ve got you covered. There’ll be an array of wines to choose from. Back by popular demand – we have a selection of delicious cheeses courtesy of Moondarra Cheese and Oktoberfest themed cupcakes. Event details: Date: 26 October 2017 Time: 4pm-8pm Location: 95 Highbury Road, Burwood, VIC 3125 With only two weeks to go, make sure you register today so you don’t miss out. *Klugo supports responsible drinking. Please do not drink and drive.

Attend our Warehouse Distribution Productivity Hour – 26 October 2017

Attend our Warehouse Distribution Productivity Hour – 26 October 2017

We’d like to showcase first-hand how employee productivity is critical to success. Come along to our Warehouse Distribution Productivity Hour and see how these productivity gains can be applied to your warehouse in our Melbourne showroom in Burwood. 

Warehouse Distribution Productivity Hour: 
26 October from 3 – 4pm in our Melbourne Showroom Within this hour, find out how warehouse vertical storage combined with NetSuite ERP Cloud Software is transforming the way Distributors run their businesses through increasing employee productivity. Transform your Distribution business with software built for the cloud. Using NetSuite, distributors can run their businesses on a single, unified platform reducing IT costs and gaining comprehensive, real-time visibility across their organisations. And, see the Hänel Vertical Storage System Demonstration with Multi-Pick.  This demonstration will be led by a vertical storage expert, showing you how to store your product efficiently and securely – all while saving up to 80% of valuable floor space. The multi-pick demonstration will showcase how to improve the volume of parts picked, parts shipped, which creates greater efficiencies within the business.  [activecampaign form=44]     Or email us to book for this Event. Stay for Oktoberfest? Great news – following this productivity hour we’ll be hosting our Annual Oktoberfest – stay for a stein or two! Register for Oktoberfest.

What’s New at this Year’s Oktoberfest?

What’s New at this Year’s Oktoberfest?

Oktoberfest planning is in full swing and this year, in addition to all your usual favourites we have some new, exciting activities happening.

This year we have a fantastic door prize, a $500 gift card, courtesy of Corporate Traveller.  To enter, simply add your business card to the draw on the night and you could be in to win this incredible prize! Plus, Corporate Traveller will have some of their experts there on the night for you to chat to.

Corporate Traveller is Australia’s leading SME travel provider. Our expertise in customised travel programs blend technology, dedicated service and exclusive products to support your business. Boost productivity, save money and protect your people with Corporate Traveller. Our industry and group specialisation means clients receive expert advice and service that is tailored to suit their needs. Read more about Corporate Traveller here.

Whisky lovers rejoice! This year we have a unique, interactive whisky tasting zone. Come along and try three of Bladnoch Distillery’s finest whisky.*

Bladnoch distillery enjoys a rich history dating back to 1817. Founded and built on the River Bladnoch by brothers John and Thomas McClelland. Owned by the McClelland family for 121 years, Bladnoch cemented its roots and contributed a strong history in the south of Scotland. One of six Lowland distilleries. Bladnoch the southernmost Scotch Whisky distillery in Scotland, and one of the oldest Scotch Whisky producers paying homage to rare Lowland Single Malt Scotch Whisky. Read more about Bladnoch.

For all those with a sweet tooth, we have some delicious (not so typical) Oktoberfest cupcakes being made specially for our celebrations!

As well as a live band, this year we also have a roving magician – Trickdom. Trickdom is a ‘new generation’ magician. Forget about the hat, the box, the wand, glitter or rabbit – Instead, Trickdom relies on world-ckass sleight-of-hand and cheeky wit. Check out his award winning comedy magic at this year’s Oktoberfest!

We’ll also have a delicious selection of cheeses courtesy of Moondarra Cheese. The largest manufacturer of flavoured cream cheese in Australia, Moondarra are a multi-award winning company offering a wide range of flavours.

To join us at this year’s Oktoberfest, please register here.

*Klugo supports responsible drinking, please do not drink and drive.

Oktoberfest 2017

Oktoberfest 2017

Oktoberfest 2017

As our sister company Headland has strong German roots,  Oktoberfest is almost as big a celebration as Christmas! So join us, as we come together to celebrate our customers, partners and suppliers in our 7th annual Oktoberfest celebrations! As usual, you can expect all the German traditions we know and love – bratwurst, pretzels, a variety of German beers, and more. Plus, this year we have a whisky tasting zone, live entertainment, a delicious selection of cheeses from Moondarra Cheese – and fantastic door prizes. Best Dressed If you would like to release your inner German and dress in the traditional dirndl or lederhosen, you will be entered into our best dressed ballot and can win an exciting prize on the night! Registration To register to attend, please visit www.headland.com.au/oktoberfest2017 Sponsors We would like to extend a huge thank you to our Oktoberfest 2017 sponsors – BOC, William Buck, ISCAR and Bladnoch Distillery. Read more about our sponsors here. The Details When: 26 October 2017, 4pm-8pm Where: Melbourne Showroom, 95 Highbury Road, Burwood, 3125