Tag Archives: Logistics

DHL global trade barometer suggests softening of trade flows

The DHL Global Trade Barometer suggests a slight contraction of global trade for the next three months. The barometer showed an overall drop in the world trade outlook by minus ...

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Dip freight forwarder executives imprisoned for price fixing

Two executives from the US freight forwarding company, Louisiana based Dip Shipping have been imprisoned by the US District Court in Miami for their part in price fixing international freight ...

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Northwards invests in new transportation depot

Scottish 3PL provider Northwards has announced it is to build a new 20,000 square foot transportation depot in Aberdeen. Northwards has partially raised the £2 million funding through the Royal ...

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Matthew Greenway joins Europa Air & Sea

Matthew Greenway has joined Europa Air & Sea as its Pricing and Procurement Manager. The company is a division of Europa Worldwide Group. With Greenway in post the plan is ...

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Ocado opens on-site CNG fuelling station

Grocery delivery and distribution centre outsourcing specialist Ocado has invested £3 million in an onsite natural gas fuelling station at its Hatfield Customer Fulfilment Centre. The company believes that this ...

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Fashion industry commits to decarbonising supply chains

The UN backed Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action has been signed by more than 40 leading fashion companies. The charter is designed to drive the decarbonisation of the fashion ...

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Palstore targets 3PL

Hixon, Staffordshire based Air & Ground Aviation has announced that it is to move into 3PL logistics using its new brand Palstore as the company attempts to reach beyond its ...

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DHL Freight gets ISO 50001 energy certification

As part of Deutsche Post DHL Group’s Mission 2050 objective to decarbonise its transport, DHL Freight has now received external certification of its global management system which confirms its high ...

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Wuhan to Dartford route improved by Davies Turner

Freight forwarder Davies Turner has introduced a more direct LCL rail route from Wuhan in China to the UK. Until Davies Turner improved the service, containers have gone from Wuhan ...

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Clipper profits up 16% thanks to e-fulfilment

Clipper Logistics saw operating profits grow by 16% in the first half. This was driven by a strong performance in e-fulfilment and returns management. Revenue at Clipper in the six ...

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