10 Mesmerizing Videos of Robots in the Warehouse

The robots are coming! Wrong. They are already here. And they are getting smarter and more flexible and agile and innovative every day. Some might say it is a bad thing, as they will replace humans, but I think human workers will not be replaced. The role of the human worker in warehousing processes will change though. There are 270,000 […]

Understanding How Tech Can Improve Driver Safety

Since the automotive industry was formed the rate at which technology has developed has been incredible. This has impacted all road users in more ways than most probably realise. One area which has continually been prioritised, and rightly so, is safety. Ensuring drivers, pedestrians and other road users are as safe as possible is a constant challenge. In both the […]

FedEx Supports Global Economy Collaboration at B20 and G20

The largest economy in the world is no longer the economy of any one country. It is the economy of global trade in goods and services. Increased market access and trade are central to business growth and job creation, in local markets and abroad. FedEx is sponsoring next week’s Business-20 (B20) and Group of 20 (G20) summits to support greater international […]

Ryder Chosen for 2012 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100

Best-in-Class Execution Wins Ryder Spot in Top 100 Supply Chain Projects List MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ryder System, Inc.(NYSE: R), a leader in transportation and supply chain management solutions, today announced it has been chosen for the 2012 Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100, an awards program by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine that features the year’s “100 Great Supply Chain […]

FedEx: The Electric Path to Energy Security

As political, military and business leaders gather in Chicago for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) summit, one of the great security challenges of the 21st century is energy security. Cities like Chicago and companies like FedEx are working to contribute to energy security. Given the international impacts of energy security—from rising demand in developing nations to geopolitical volatility in […]

Marco Galbusera appointed Managing Director for CEVA in Iberia

Madrid, Spain, 24 January, 2012 – CEVA Logistics, a leading global supply chain management company, has appointed Marco Galbusera as Managing Director for its operations in Iberia, effective 1 January 2012. Marco, who was previously Facility Management and Procurement Director for the Southern Europe, Middle East and Africa region, located in Milan, is responsible for managing CEVA’s strategy, operations and […]

FedEx Trade Networks Adds New Offices in Europe and Africa

Freight Forwarding Arm of FedEx Expands in Johannesburg, Bologna, Ankara and Izmir MEMPHIS, Tenn., November 1, 2011— FedEx Trade Networks, the freight forwarding arm of global shipping giant FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), announced today that it has established operations in Johannesburg, South Africa; Bologna, Italy; and Ankara and Izmir, Turkey. As part of the company’s global expansion initiative, which began […]

Kuehne + Nagel: Further expansion of logistics campus in Duisburg logport

Duisburg / DE, September 09, 2011 – In the presence of the Board of Directors of Kuehne + Nagel International AG and numerous customers and business partners, the official opening ceremony of the expanded logistics campus took place today. After completion of the third and fourth construction phases, Kuehne + Nagel now has 160’000 sqm of warehousing and logistics space […]

Con-way Inc. Reports 2011 First-Quarter Results

ANN ARBOR, Mich – May 04, 2011 Con-way Inc. (NYSE:CNW) today reported net income for the first quarter of 2011 of $6.9 million, or 12 cents per diluted share. The results compare to a first quarter 2010 net loss of $4.0 million, or 8 cents per share. On a non-GAAP basis, net income in the 2011 first quarter was $13.2 […]