Drones vs. Robots. The Delivery War is on!

There’s someone at the door with a delivery, but in the near future that will change, at least that is what two Skype co-founders, Ahti Heinla and Janus Friis, envision with their startup Starship. And most of you probably expect that they want you to look up for your delivery, but that’s not the case. While most delivery systems make use […]

Vileda continues partnership with CEVA

CEVA provides unique light manufacturing services in Turkey – Partnership extended to almost 20 years Istanbul, Turkey, 5 September, 2013 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, has extended its 14 year partnership with Vileda, Europe’s pioneering cleaning brand and house cleaning solutions provider. Under the terms of the deal, CEVA will continue carrying Vileda’s wide […]

DHL crowd sources deliveries in Stockholm with MyWays

Unique delivery service piloted for products ordered online Mobile app connects individuals for fast and flexible parcel delivery Stockholm, 09/03/2013, 10:00 AM CEST – DHL launched the unique MyWays platform to facilitate last-mile deliveries throughout Stockholm by involving the city’s residents. With the pilot, individuals now have the opportunity to deliver packages with products ordered online directly to other end consumers. […]

CEVA opens healthcare hub in Miami

New hub to help speed delivery of vaccines and increase cold chain capabilities Houston, USA, 29 August, 2013 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading supply chain management companies, today announced the opening of a fully compliant healthcare cold chain hub in Miami. The opening of the Miami healthcare hub demonstrates CEVA’s ongoing commitment to investment in improving quality […]

CEVA and Messaggerie Libri expand logistics collaboration

 CEVA strengthens presence in publishing industry – Messaggerie Libri further rationalizes approach to product distribution Milan, Italy, 26 August, 2013 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading global supply chain management companies, announced today the expansion of its long standing collaboration with Messaggerie Libri, Italy’s premier independent book distributor. Beginning in September 2013, CEVA will manage all of Messaggerie Libri’s […]

Damco Continues to Grow in a Difficult Market

Damco records significant growth in air freight (+14%) and supply chain management (+10%) 17th August 2013 – Global freight forwarder and logistics services provider Damco reports total revenues of USD 1,531 million for the first half of 2013 and a post tax operating loss of USD 2 million (Net Operating Profit After Tax). Underlying EBITA before special items in the first […]

Menlo to Provide European Distribution for NYX, a Fast-growing Cosmetics Company

SAN FRANSICO and AMSTERDAM – July 25, 2013 – To better service its rapidly expanding markets throughout Western Europe, U.S.-based cosmetics company NYX has appointed Menlo Worldwide Logistics (Menlo) to operate a comprehensive distribution network based on its multi-user hub in Eersel, Netherlands. Although Germany is currently NYX’s largest market, Eersel was chosen for its high level of connectivity from an […]

Panalpina improves profitability in the second quarter

The Panalpina Group improved profitability in the second quarter of 2013. The Group’s consolidated profit increased by 44% year-on-year to CHF 24 million. Gross profit went up by 10% to CHF 399 million. Panalpina’s Air Freight showed the first volume increase after nine quarters of declines and moreover grew ahead of market. Ocean Freight continued to gain market share, and […]

Kuehne + Nagel provides retail logistics services for C&A

Singapore, June 26, 2013 – C&A, one of the world’s leading fashion and apparel manufacturers, has extended its partnership with Kuehne + Nagel which started in 2006. According to the agreement, Kuehne + Nagel will continue to handle the customer’s retail logistics which includes quality inspections as well as intercontinental seafreight and airfreight services. Kuehne + Nagel is handling C&A’s […]

Deutsche Post DHL expands position in the United States and pushes transatlantic free-trade zone

U.S. market and the Americas region are key components in the Group’s growth strategy Further expansion of leading market position of all divisions in the logistics operation being planned CEO Appel receives the John McCloy Award for his promotion of transatlantic business ties CEO Frank Appel: “Growth momentum and a boost for innovation for both sides” New York, 06/12/2013, 07:00 […]