DB Schenker: Common Consignment Note Successfully Tested on Rail Shipment between China and Germany

More process improvements and more time savings • rail’s competitiveness enhanced Berlin/Chongqing/Duisburg, November 27, 2012 – DB Schenker has successfully tested the use of a common consignment note for rail freight shipments between China and Europe. The first container train dispatched from China by DB Schenker under a common consignment note has arrived in Germany. Once the procedure is introduced […]

Changes in the Management Board of DB Schenker Rail Polska S.A.

(Zabrze, June 14th 2012) As of July 1st 2012 several changes will occur in the Management Board of DB Schenker Rail Polska S.A. Mr. Christian Schreyer, currently responsible for Production and Human Resources, will assume the CEO position of the Company as the successor to Mr. Hans-Georg Werner. Mr. Werner will take over the position of Chairman of the Supervisory […]

CSCMP and Penske: US Supply Chain and Logistics Industry Continues Slow Rebound Led by Rail and Trucking

According to the 23rd Annual “State of Logistics Report®”, Presented by Penske Logistics Lombard, Illinois (June 13, 2012)–The Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) released its 23rd “Annual “State of Logistics Report®”, presented by Penske Logistics, today at a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The report reveals that total US business logistics costs in […]

DB Schenker Rail Offers Direct Services to Paris

Another DB Schenker Railport on city outskirts • strong customer response and high potential (Mainz, March 16, 2012) With the opening of another rail logistics center on the outskirts of the city, DB Schenker Rail has linked the greater Paris area more closely to its European network. In mid-January, the company‘s first direct train was on its way to the […]