Logistics Business Magazine
Logistics Business Magazine

Kalmar launches its fifth generation Gloria reachstackers into the Americas
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is launching its highly acclaimed range of reachstackers, called Gloria into the Americas.
Date: 23/10/2014

Explore Rotterdam Port during Intermodal Europe
Visitors registering to attend Intermodal Europe 2014 also have the opportunity to register to take part in an exclusive tour of the Port of Rotterdam, which will take place during the event.
Date: 23/10/2014

Swisslog Strengthens Service Team
Award-winning automation specialists, Swisslog, has appointed Susan Peake as system support manager.
Date: 23/10/2014

CHEP APPOINTS LAURENT LE MERCIER TO LEAD ITS GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE ACTIVITIES
CHEP Automotive and Industrial Solutions, the global leader in container pooling solutions in the Automotive supply chain, is pleased to announce the appointment of Laurent Le Mercier to the position of Senior Vice President, Global Automotive.
Date: 21/10/2014

Konecranes presents a complete range of lift trucks with EU stage 4 EPA 4f engines
With lower fuel consumption, reduced emissions and more power Konecranes is proud to present the EU stage 4 / EPA 4f engine offered on their complete range of lift trucks
Date: 21/10/2014

Craemer Quality at Emballage 2014
2014 has so far been a successful year for the Craemer Group with many opportunities to meet with existing customers and potential clients at various trade events in the UK and worldwide.
Date: 21/10/2014

New narrow-aisle truck for maximum use of space in the warehouse
From now, the Tergo URS turret truck is augmenting the Atlet product family from UniCarriers. With this model range, UniCarriers Group offers bespoke industrial trucks for warehouse logistics.
Date: 21/10/2014

SMART LABELS COULD ERADICATE WASTE FROM FRESH FOOD GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN
Insignia Technologies, Scotland’s leading intelligent packaging company, announced today the launch of the Stock Rotation smart label, designed to cut down on food waste and improve food safety at every stage of the food supply chain.
Date: 21/10/2014

Logistics firms set to invest in Last Mile technology as absent consumers pose the biggest problem to their business
Total number of UK-wide deliveries expected to increase by over 40% between 2013 and 2018
Date: 21/10/2014

IAG CARGO BOOSTS CAPACITY ON MADRID-SANTIAGO ROUTE
THREE ADDITIONAL FREQUENCIES TO PROVIDE SUPPORT DURING PEAK SEASON
Date: 17/10/2014

DUNKIRK: IMPROVED SERVICES TO ASIA
The shipping companies CMA CGM (FAL3 service), China Shipping Container Lines (AEX4 service) and UASC (AEC7 service) have just announced the setup of a cooperation called OCEAN THREE in all East-West services.
Date: 17/10/2014

Spedition Ansorge entrusts Kögel with paper logistics and swap body trailers
80 new Kögel Cargo Rail: ideal for multi-modal haulage
Date: 17/10/2014

Danish lifter-company to reach 15 million in 2017
Direct access to the German market and global cooperation with a strong competitor will ensure Danish lifter specialist Hovmand A/S a turnover of 15 million Euros in 2017.
Date: 17/10/2014

Goodyear White Paperreveals: Regulators should play an even more important role in driving the future of the road transport industry
Recommendations to policy makers include incentives for greener fleets and promotion of the EU tyre label
Date: 15/10/2014

NEW RESEARCH TO TAKE SCIENTIFIC APPROACH TO IDENTIFYING DRIVER RISK AND SAFER DRIVERS
A new study is set to explore if behavioural profiling can be used by businesses and the fleet and insurance sectors to identify whether someone is a high driving risk.
Date: 15/10/2014

Intermodal Europe co-location brings opportunities
For the first time ever, Intermodal Europe 2014 will be co-located with Transport & Logistics Rotterdam, increasing the opportunity for visitors and exhibitors to do business and meet new contacts.
Date: 15/10/2014

BRITISH CONSUMERS AND RETAILERS TAKE THE LEAD IN EUROPE’S CONTINUING ONLINE SHOPPING BOOM
British consumers are taking the lead across Europe and spending substantially more online than those in France and Germany as the online shopping phenomenon continues to gather speed.
Date: 15/10/2014

PALLETLINE DELIVERS AID FOR SIERRA LEONE EBOLA CRISIS
Three members of Palletline have helped to supply aid for the Ebola virus disease outbreak in Sierra Leone by collecting 13 pallets of aid and delivering them to Heathrow airport for their onward flight.
Date: 14/10/2014

Red is the new green, as LPR delivers environmental promise
Warwickshire-based pallet pool operator, LPR, launched its new ‘White Book’ – a global environmental initiative to deliver even greater sustainability across the food and drink supply chain – with a company-wide ‘Red Day’ in September.
Date: 14/10/2014

Mario Cavallucci Appointed Managing Director of Yusen Logistics Germany
Yusen Logistics announces the appointment of Mario Cavallucci to the position of Managing Director, Yusen Logistics Germany.
Date: 14/10/2014

Innovative composite pallet gains strength, durability from pultruded Bayer polyurethanes
They splinter. They warp. They absorb moisture, which can lead to contamination
Date: 13/10/2014

Kalmar appoints Greg Hewitt as Executive Vice President, Head of Americas region
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, PRESS RELEASE, 13 OCTOBER 2014 AT 3 PM (EEST)
Date: 13/10/2014

DKV Euro Service now associate member of Road Haulage Association
Delivering information from the haulage industry one of the main tasks
Date: 13/10/2014

P3 Acquires 467,000 m2 of Warehouses plus Additional Development Land from CA Immo
P3, the specialist owner, developer and manager of European logistics properties, has agreed to buy two logistics parks in Poland and one in Romania with a combined total of 467,000 m2 of lettable space, from CA Immobilien Anlagen AG.
Date: 13/10/2014

New ‘three months free’ contract hire deal brings latest Doosan forklift technology within reach of all end users
To celebrate the launch of its revolutionary new G2 diesel engine powered forklifts, Doosan Industrial Vehicle UK Ltd has teamed up with Investec Asset Finance plc to offer a new ‘three months free’ five-year contract hire plan worth up to £1,500.
Date: 09/10/2014

Yusen Logistics Expands in China with new Warehouse
Yusen Logistics China (YL-CN) announces further expansion of its services in China with the opening of a warehouse in Guangzhou, the capital and largest city of Guangdong province in South China.
Date: 09/10/2014

IDI Gazeley confirms the acquisition of three class-A logistics warehouse assets in Europe totalling 1,000,000 sq ft (97,400 sq m)
The portfolio includes assets in Germany, France and Italy
Date: 09/10/2014

Mercadona stays fresh with TGW
Automated warehouse solutions provider TGWhas providedMercadonawith a new full crate order picking system, which enables fresh produce totes to be picked and ready for dispatch in less than six hours.
Date: 09/10/2014

Western Corridor industrial floorspace at lowest availability level for a decade, according to latest JLL research
The latest Western Corridor Industrial and Warehouse Market report from JLL finds that spiralling demand is continuing to squeeze already constrained Grade A supply and is impacting on both rental prices and incentives.
Date: 09/10/2014

STARCO OPENS NEW SOLID TYRE FACTORY IN SRI LANKA WITH A TRADITIONAL INITIATION CEREMONY
After only three years of operation, the STARCO Sri Lanka solid tyre factory has outgrown its original manufacturing facility and has been replaced by a larger and more efficient plant which was officially opened on Tuesday 16th September.
Date: 09/10/2014

Brepal warns of fake EPAL pallets on UK market
Brepal, which regulates EPAL (European Pallet Association) business within the UK and Ireland, says it has received reports of counterfeit EPAL pallets in circulation in the UK market.
Date: 09/10/2014




The intralogistics fair for Central Europe
LogiMAT 2014 in Stuttgart - Closing Report

CeMAT RUSSIA: Driving logistics innovation in Russia - 23 to 26 September 2014
The next CeMAT RUSSIA intralogistics show gets underway on 23 September 2014 at the Crocus Expo International Exhibition Center in Moscow.

German CPO Summit2014 – Summit for Strategy and Innovation in Procurement
Summit for Strategy and Innovation in Procurement

Trade fair will not take place – transport sector insufficiently represented
With great regret EUROEXPO Messe- und Kongress-GmbH of Munich is obliged to cancel transfairlog 2014 four months before the scheduled start. transfairlog, the 2nd Trade Fair for International Transport and Logistics Management, had been planned to take place from 4 to 6 November at Hamburg Trade Fair Centre.

IAA Hannover, 25 - 02, October 2014
Interested in a visit to the 65th IAA Commercial Vehicles from 25 September to 2 October 2014 in Hannover.

Postexpo,Stockholm 23 - 25, September 2014
POST-EXPO provides the most significant opportunity the postal, parcel and express industries have to debate current issues and form business relationships on a global scale. 2014 will be the 18th international conference and exhibition for postal technology, equipment, services and innovation.

China International Logistics & Transport Fair, Shenzhen, October 14-16th
1200 exhibitors representing the breadth of China’s transport and distribution sector will be present for the 8th staging of this event, including a conference. Shenzhen is in Canton province.

Save the Date - Intermodal Europe 2014 heading to Rotterdam
Home to Europe’s largest container port, Rotterdam will host one of the most important events in the container shipping calendar, Intermodal Europe 2014, which will take place from 11-13 November this year at the Rotterdam AHOY.

AidEx 2014 - 12-13 November 2014, Hall 11, Brussels Expo, Belgieplein - 1 - Place de Belgique, B-1020 Brussels, Belgium
AidEx is a major international conference and exhibition for humanitarian and development professionals of all stripes. Held annually in Brussels, we bring together different voices whether they be NGO fieldworkers, the public and private sectors, long-established thought leaders or brand new start-ups.

logitrans Istanbul 19 – 21 November 2014
8th International Transport Logistics Exhibitio

Supply Chain Event, 26-27 November 2014, Cnit Paris-La Défense
Supply Chain Event gathers over 100 suppliers of solutions and technologies covering all aspects of the Supply Chain and 3,300 professionals.


Toshiba Electronics Europe Selects ModusLink’s Solution Center

DÜRKOPP FÖRDERTECHNIK COMPLETES MULTI MILLION POUND SORTATION SYSTEM FOR SAINSBURY’S

GEODIS UK LAUNCHES RANGE OF NEW GERMAN SERVICES AS PART OF GLOBAL EXPANSION PLANS

BOLZONI AURAMO and MEYER join forces in the BeNeLux

TMV AND DMT TERMINALS OPENED

Transdek extends range with launch of single pallet mezzanine floor lift

Russian Railways Logistics Train with CIM/SMGS Consignment Note Arrives in Germany.

Optimizing Space with the SpeedCell® Storage System

Supply chain challenges to cause switch to multi-location distribution networks

Triton sells Dematic to private equity investor AEA Investors and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan

Chapman Freeborn strengthens Moscow team with key appointments

“SEA PORT OF SAINT-PETERSBURG” TRANSFERRED OVER 170 MLN. RUBLES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF PORT INFRASTRUCTURE

European Retailer JYSK increases Safety with SPIN-GO by BRAVI PLATFORMS

EDEKA Nord optimizes its logistics for dry goods assortment with WITRON modules

Forklift fleet management system gets remote immobilisation

Niche and tailor-made

IAG CARGO ANNOUNCES THIRD QUARTER 2012 FINANCIAL RESULTS

PALLETLINE APPOINTS REGIONAL NETWORK SUPPORT MANAGER

‘Surprisingly strong’ BetaPlus™ armoured joint offers better concrete floor protection.

Improve Revenue and Efficiency With Automatic Pallet Handling

GEODIS WILSON TO SPONSOR DEFENCE LOGISTICS & SUPPORT FORUM 2012 IN QATAR

Taking Big Steps in Global Trade, Leaving Small Footprints

Chapman Freeborn OBC expands its global reach with launch of new Hong Kong branch

GERBER’S GREEN INNOVATION GOES THE EXTRA MILE SO THE LORRIES DON’T HAVE TO

FedEx Express Expands ‘Priority Alert’ Services; Adds More Than 70 International Markets

Russian Railways Logistics sends first container train from China to Europe with CIM/SMGS Common Consignment Note.

IAG Cargo to Target Small- to Medium-Sized Market through Global Logistics Network

ENERSYS INTRODUCES FIRST LITHIUM ION BATTERY FOR MOTIVE POWER

STEF continues its development in France in out-of-home catering logistics with the acquisition of KL Services

Bucharest International Rail Freight Terminal receives first intra-EU train

NEW ROLES FOR VANDERLANDE INDUSTRIES’ MARTIJN VAN DER LANDE AND WILLEM THIELSCH

Ambitious carbon reduction targets for Briggs

Fuel-efficient New Actros is on song for Eurovision

Supply Chain and Transportation one2one, by SITL, Set to Launch in April of 2013

Terex AWP and Terex MH & PS combine to create Terex ServicesNorth America

IAG Cargo launches cargo connection in the UK

Schiphol Cargo throughput swings towards exports

Raising numbers on a good Q3 result

DSV - Solid Q3 in a tough market

Spedition Bode purchases 50 new Kögel Cargo Rail trailers

Deliver chilled or frozen products without vehicle refrigeration

Within 9 months of 2012 "Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg" increased its turnover by 26%

Oxford University launches an innovative Leadership Programme in Sustainable Transport

New mobile shelving system reduces Warehouse travelling distances by up to 65%.

Clarks awards handling system for US logistics centre to KNAPP

Video troubleshooting system from KNAPP helps resolve service issues

Coca-Cola outsources warehousing of finished goods to DB Schenker Logistics in Poland

Harwich International Port Gets Switched on for Electric Vehicles

The forwarding company Mahlstedt chooses the height-optimised Kögel Mega

CONSTRUCTION STARTS ON THE CO-OPERATIVE’S NEW £22M DISTRIBUTION DEPOT IN CASTLEWOOD