Deutsche Post DHL sends about a billion GoGreen shipments a year

Bonn, 12/20/2010, 01:15 PM CET Zoom The Group was the first logistics company to introduce a CO2-neutral shipping service. Deutsche Post DHL will finish 2010 having sent around a billion GoGreen shipments of letters, parcels and express deliveries. That is about a third more than last year. The Group has in the process offset over 50,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide […]

Deutsche Post DHL extends its climate friendly shipping services

DHL Global Forwarding offers reliable emission calculation CO2-neutral shipping service for air, sea and intermodal freight transports Bonn, 12/16/2010, 11:00 AM CET Zoom Download The “Carbon Footprint Report” takes into account the individual shipment weight, volume and route. Deutsche Post DHL has launched two new environmentally friendly products. Global Forwarding customers can obtain the new “Carbon Footprint Report” which offers […]

Deutsche Post DHL initiates own climate protection project

Bonn, 12/10/2010, 12:30 PM CET Zoom Download The new stoves provided by Deutsche Post DHL significantly improve living conditions in Lesotho. Deutsche Post DHL is initiating its own climate protection project. With the introduction of firewood stoves, stainless steel stoves which use less energy and stay warm for longer, in Lesotho, Deutsche Post DHL now wants to finance and co-ordinate […]

For Second Consecutive Year, UPS No. 1 on ‘Climate Counts’ Scorecard

For the second year running, UPS (NYSE: UPS) has earned the top score in the consumer shipping sector on the annual “Climate Counts” scorecard. UPS also received the 9th highest score across all industries among the 143 ranked companies. UPS ranked No. 1 in the consumer shipping sector, remaining well ahead of competitors Deutsche Post World Net/DHL, the U.S. Postal […]

LeanLogistics Wins 2010 Green Supply Chain Award

Holland, Mich., – LeanLogistics, a global leader in innovative SaaS transportation technology and supply chain services, was selected as a recipient of the 2010 Green Supply Chain Award by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine, devoted to successful supply and demand chain transformation. The 2010 Green Supply Chain Award recognizes companies that are working to achieve measurable sustainability goals within […]

Ryder Receives Green Supply Chain Award

Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine, the executive’s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, selected Ryder (NYSE: R) as a recipient for its 2010 Green Supply Chain Award. Ryder was chosen as a provider of logistics solutions that is assisting its customers in achieving measurable sustainability goals. “Ryder has known for years that efficient operational execution in […]

APICS Releases Key Findings from Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability Event

With guidance from the United Nations Global Compact, 2010 APICS International Conference & Expo attendees identify strategies operations and supply chain management professionals can put into action to enable corporate social responsibility and sustainability at their organizations. Chicago, Ill. (December 2, 2010)—APICS The Association for Operations Management, the global leader in supply chain and operations management certification, education, and membership, […]

UPS Awards $1.9 Million to Environmental Groups

Grants Target Climate Change, Renewable Energy And Resource Conservation The UPS Foundation (NYSE:UPS) today announced nine grants totaling nearly $2 million dedicated to environmental programs and organizations worldwide. The UPS Foundation grants will address issues of climate change, renewable energy, resource conservation and other environmental causes that are championed by UPS volunteers. “UPS employees are actively engaged in building stronger […]

Deutsche Post DHL and Teach For All launch global partnership

Bonn, 11/17/2010, 11:00 AM CET Teach For All is a global network of national organizations working to expand educational opportunity in their countries. Deutsche Post DHL and the international, not-for-profit network, Teach For All, will work together on a global basis. The aim of this global partnership is to improve educational equality and the quality of education throughout the world. […]

Con-way Truckload Receives Excellence in Environmental Stewardship Award from The Eastern Shawnee Longhouse Management Authority

Organization Recognizes Businesses That Demonstrate Excellence in Conservation and Environmental Preservation JOPLIN, Mo. – November 08, 2010 Con-way Truckload, a full truckload carrier and subsidiary of Con-way Inc. (NYSE: CNW), today announced that it has received the Excellence in Environmental Stewardship Award from The Eastern Shawnee Longhouse Management Authority. This award is presented annually by the Neosho Area Chamber of […]