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Door-to-door transport chains with Aliança and Hamburg Süd
Intermodal transportation goes beyond the mere maritime transportation by developing an optimal door-to-doo...
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CBRE research points to expected gains in cold-storage warehouse space
As more consumers continue to buy groceries online, it has the potential to drive up the demand for roughly 35 million square-feet of United States-based cold storage space moving from retail...
Baltic Index Slips to Three-week Low
The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index fell to over three-week low due to sagging demand for larger capesize vessels. The overall index, which factors in rates for capesize, panamax and...
APL Logistics and ToolsGroup partner to bring demand sensing solution to retailers
Two firms to bring a unified demand sensing, inventory optimization, and inbound logistics solution to the retail market.
How the Tariffs Will Impact Supply Chain Execution
President Trump last week signed two proclamations to impose a 25% tariff on five classifications of steel and a 10% tariff on six types of aluminum products against all countries but Canada and...
DHL introduces new technologies and delivery solutions in US to meet evolving demands of the urban consumer
The DHL Parcel Metro solution provides a technology solution to the last mile opportunity.
Maiden call by ‘CMA CGM ANTOINE DE SAINT EXUPERY’ at Port of Hamburg
The ‘CMA CGM ANTOINE DE SAINT EXUPERY’, the largest containership ever to call at the port on the Elbe, berthed in Hamburg early on Thursday morning, 15 March. The maiden call by this ocean-going...
Retail and Vendor Supply Chain Mars and Venus 2018
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CMA CGM FAK rates from North Europe to China &amp; Far East
CMA CGM Freight All Kinds (FAK) rates(*) as follows as from April 1st, 2018 (date of loading in the origin ports) until further notice (but not beyond April 30th, 2018)
Greencarrier investing in new equipment to handle larger freight volumes and heavier cargo
This year, 2018, we incorporated a Straddle Carrier to our operations in Ipswich, Suffolk to be able to serve more customers in a quicker and more efficient way.
M&S chooses Zetes for food supply chain
Marks & Spencer has chosen Zetes to help with visibility and fulfilment across its fresh food supply chain. The retailer will use Zetes’ platform to foresee any possible disruptions to... Der...
Freightex rebrands as Coyote Logistics
Freightex, the European road freight operator bought by UPS last year, has been rebranded Coyote Logistics. The company, which was founded in Dover in 2001, offers full truckload, LTL,...
India's February trade deficit dips to 5-month low amid fears of global trade war
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's trade deficit narrowed to $12 billion in February, its lowest in five months, amid concern that a global trade war could hit its exports because of U.S. President...
Industry consortium tests blockchain solution for ocean shipping
New York, NY — A consortium comprising AB InBev, Accenture, APL, Kuehne + Nagel and a European customs organization has successfully tested a blockchain solution that can eliminate the need for...
Swiss Post buys bicycle courier service Notime
Swiss Post has acquired the Swiss startup Notime, which provides bicycle courier services. The acquisition should help Swiss Post with gaining more ground in the fast-growing market of same-day...
What Is Intelligent Supply Chain Management?
Intelligent supply chain management can reduce costs, improve profitability, and enable competitive advantage for your organization. From the Blockchain in Trucking Alliance (BiTA) to the use of...
Why Transportation Needs to be Included in Supply Chain Collaboration
Just how collaborative are your internal departments? If you’re running into issues when one department makes a decision that unintentionally affects one or more aspects of your supply chain, your...
Imperial Logistics offers integrated supply chain solutions in Paraguay
Imperial Logistics is expanding its river transportation management capabilities and the company has developed an integrated solution for its inland shipping routes in South America – encompassing...
Deutsche Post DHL Group to build another mega parcel center near Berlin
Up to 600 new jobs that are subject to wage agreements and social security contributions will be created after the new center on the 165,000m2 site goes into operation.
DHL extends logistics partnership with Formula 1 and strengthens its motor-sports team through integration of specialized provider DOT
At the beginning of the season, DHL and Formula 1 are announcing an extension of their global partnership, which has existed since 2004.
Last construction phase at the ÖBB freight center in Wolfurt