CEVA among first companies to sign up for electronic Air Way Billing with IATA

IATA multilateral e-AWB agreement is first step to 100% paperless Airfreight Will increase efficiency, accuracy and speed of freight processing Agreement reinforces CEVA’s commitment to sustainable supply chains Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, 15 August, 2013 – CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading global supply chain companies, today announced that it is among the first Freight Management companies to sign up […]

UPS Reports Reduction Of Total Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Sets 2017 Goal of 1 Billion Alternative Fuel Miles Atlanta, July 25, 2013 – UPS released its annual Sustainability Report announcing that while the total number of packages shipped in 2012 increased, the company reduced its total Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions. Environmental achievements included ground and air fuel savings, increased investments in alternative fuel vehicles, and retooled routes that shaved 12.1 […]

Penske Named Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner

READING, Pa., July 15, 2013 – Penske Logistics has been named an Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner for the second consecutive year. The 2013 Inbound Logistics’ G75 list is comprised of 75 leading supply chain management and logistics companies who provide and implement proven solutions in supply chain sustainability. Companies are selected based on criteria such as measurable green […]

DHL launches GreenLink Lead Logistics Provider Service

Service combines DHL Freight’s global Lead Logistics Provider offerings under one product name Comprehensive optimization approach offers cost savings and more sustainable supply chain Bonn, 07/03/2013, 11:00 AM CEST – DHL Freight, one of the leading providers of road freight services in Europe, is launching a global Lead Logistics Provider (LLP) service under the new product name GreenLink. GreenLink will consolidate […]

DHL transports instruments of the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra with carbon-neutral service

CO2 offset of eight tons for 24 concerts in seven cities Entire evaluation and offsetting of emissions through DHL Freight GoGreen service Bonn, 06/26/2013, 10:00 AM CEST – DHL will transport the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra’s entire equipment, from music stands to conductor’s baton to double bass, with its carbon-neutral service. For 2013, DHL Freight has evaluated all transport related emissions for […]

FedEx Adds 1,900 New Lightweight, Fuel Efficient Vehicles to Fleet

FedEx Makes Significant Progress Towards New Vehicle Fuel Efficiency Goal MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 24, 2013—FedEx Express, a unit of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, continues rapid progression towards its recently-increased vehicle fuel efficiency goal by adding 1,900 new fuel efficient vehicles to its fleet. In 2008, FedEx Corp. set the U.S. transportation industry’s first […]

Deutsche Post DHL: the GoGreen program – a five-year success story

Using GoGreen to reach the company’s climate protection goals World Environment Day 2013: “green” activities around the world Christof Ehrhart: “GoGreen is a real success” Bonn, 06/05/2013, 01:15 PM CEST – Exactly five years ago, Deutsche Post DHL, the world’s leading mail and logistics group, officially launched its GoGreen program and became the first logistics company in the world to set […]

Ryder Named a Food Logistics Top Green Provider

Ryder’s Green Practices and Best-in-Class Supply Chain Execution Garner Recognition in Food and Beverage Industry MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in supply chain, warehousing, and transportation management solutions, today announced it has been named one of 2013’s “Top Green Providers” by Food Logistics. The “Top Green Providers” list focuses on sustainability in the global food supply chain with profiles of companies […]

2013 Environment Brochure from DB Schenker documents environmental protection activities

DB Schenker publishes new key environmental figures: emissions in the Rail and Logistics Business Units continue to fall as efficiency has increased further Munich/Berlin, June 4, 2013 – DB Schenker has just published its 2013 Environment Brochure. The brochure uses current key figures and examples to document the results of efforts to improve climate protection on the rails, on the […]

FedEx Boosts Efforts to Connect the World in Responsible and Resourceful Ways

Fifth Annual FedEx Global Citizenship Report Highlights Company’s Progress In Areas of Energy Conservation, Community Development, Disaster Relief and More May 23 2013 – MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 23, 2013—FedEx today has released its fifth annual Global Citizenship Report, outlining the company’s efforts in its focus areas of Economics & Access, Environment & Efficiency, Community & Disaster Relief, and People & Workplace. […]